10 ways to make your boss love you by Alison Green on June 2, 2008 Want to become your boss’s favorite? My U.S. News & World Report column this week suggests 10 habits that, if cultivated, will have your boss showering you with lavish praise. Read it here. And I hope you’ll weigh in on the “he/she” issue raised by the first commenter on that page; I’m curious to know what others think. You may also like:my boss favors one person on our teamhow can I get my quiet, introverted boss to open up?should I send a Boss’s Day card to my new manager at a job I haven’t started yet?