How to Idle Your Way to the Top - Look and Sound the Part
That old saying about not dressing for the job you have but the job you want goes a long way for slackers, too. Wear jeans and old t-shirts, you give yourself away too easily. Jargon works, too: Speaking only in tech-ese will make people suspect you really know what's going on, plus keep them from asking you too many questions.
Forget working hard to get ahead. Experts say savvy slacking can lead to success.