Are You Positioning Properly for a Promotion? Aug 10, 2022

In the month of August, we continue to explore critical steps in advancing your path to a promotion.

We begin by defining an integral element of successful advancement, positioning.

po·si·tion·ing  | \ pə-ˈzi-shən-ing noun

(1) where you stand in relation to others...

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Are You Promotion-Ready? See how you stack up. Aug 04, 2022

Whether you’re in the midst of your mid-year review or are independently considering your next career move, August is the perfect month to reflect on your promotion goals and put a plan into action. The 4th quarter will be here before we know it and January is the month in which the highest...

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The 3 P's of Presentation Delivery May 04, 2022
          
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3 Phrases That are Blocking Your Promotion Apr 07, 2022

 Ready for a promotion and wondering why it's taking so long?

It could be your language. Check yourself by avoiding the three phrases outlined below. Fix 'em and see what opportunities open up for you! 

1. Saying YES too often, especially when you mean no.

Stop saying yes to...

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5 Steps to Ace Your Annual Review Jan 27, 2022

While reviews are an opportunity to reflect upon past work, they are also the perfect occasion for shaping future work. Here are 5 Tips that will maximize your experience and your manager’s too.

1. Bring a list of your accomplishments. For your Top 3, be prepared to discuss exactly how your...

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5 Easy Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day at Work Jan 24, 2022

This article has the tools, resources and links you need.

Celebrated annually on March 8th, International Women’s Day is world-wide day of celebrating the achievements of women. In today’s environment with reduced opportunities for engagement, use this day and the entire week of as an...

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The Power Pause Jan 24, 2022
You are rocking your Power Pose, (thank you, Amy Cuddy!) speaking up with confidence, and leading with executive presence. Go Shero, go!  Here is a new tool to level up your executive presence even more, especially during your next high stakes meeting.

It is the Power Pause....

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3 Tips for Self-Promoting Jan 24, 2022

Self-promotion is an essential, vital, critical, absolutely necessary piece of your career success. I hope that’s landing loud and clear! 

If the thought of self-promoting makes your skin crawl or feel more uncomfortable than the time when you delivered a presentation only...

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Sorry/Not Sorry! Jan 24, 2022

An excerpt from Speak Up, Sister! The Professional Woman’s Guide to Confidence and Success

Chapter 11 - Sorry/Not Sorry!

I’m Sorry Alternatives

With strategically chosen words, you can re-direct what initially may have elicited

an apology into a simple acknowledgment...

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Five Ways to Create Visibility In a Remote Workplace Jan 24, 2022

Five Ways to Increase Visibility in a Remote Working Environment

A critical element to creating the career you want is VISIBILITY.  In our current climate, visibility looks different than being seen and heard in the office.  It’s up to us to turn this challenge into an...

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What Made Me Cry This Week Jan 24, 2022

Tuesday was a long day.  Seven Zoom calls, a technology issue and construction banging away at my neighbor’s house all.day.long.  Come evening, I was pretty beat.  Normally not one to flip through network television channels, I flopped on the couch and grabbed the...

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The Three Little Words that Take a Professional Relationship to the Next Level Jan 24, 2022

Have you ever said those three little words to someone and been blown off?  Or maybe you said them because it seemed like the right thing to do, even when you didn’t really mean it. Or perhaps someone said them to you and you excitedly started to respond, only to find that the person...

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