Suck Up to Your Boss Without Being Obvious

CareerBuilder.com

We all do it: release an extra snicker at a joke, give a casual compliment or have the inclination to agree. We all like to hand the boss a little extra attention, secretly hoping it makes us look better in her eyes. But there are those who do it well and come off as polished and respectful, and those who are just hopelessly obvious yes-men.

Here are some tips on being a stealthy suck-up: