The real reasons for getting a promotion is hard work, determination/zeal and sacrifice. Commitment/devotion towards work may grab the attention of the boss. The innovative/inventive ideas help/assist to uplift the organisations. Being profitable the company promotes some people. However, dedication, consistency, patience, pursuing leadership quality and maintaining healthy relations among colleagues play a significant role to get promoted. If the person is among near and dear ones of the boss then it's Jackpot to them.