Category Archives: Advancement

prepare, respond, wisdom

How Do You Prepare – How Do You Respond? Wisdom of Sundays

Oprah Winfrey has a new book out: The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations and it was the topic of conversation on Live with Kelly and Ryan. Ryan Seacrest quoted from the book, saying that one particular shared wisdom was life altering for him. In a quote from Devon Franklin, we learn that the […]

accelerate your impact

Accelerate Your Impact Wins Diversity Book Award

2017 Award-Winning Business Diversity Book Helps Women Advance Their Careers Professional Playbook Offers Specific Strategies for Working Women Striving for Leadership Positions and Board Seats Professional women who aspire to advance their careers often encounter a sea of obstacles. Without a career playbook specific for women, many experience common pitfalls and corporate cultures that derail their […]

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Effectively Communicate Your Professional Value

How effective have you been in communicating your professional value to your peers, your managers and those higher in your organization? In other words – what is your worth to your job, your department and your company? That may be hard to put into words because it goes beyond attendance, longevity and attitude. If you […]

rejection at work

Dealing with Rejection at Work

How do you handle rejection at work? Wow, this is a charged question that many associate with an emotional response. However, I have learned that “no” may really be a blessing in disguise. You’ve heard the adage, when one door closes, another opens, however, sometimes the door just closes. So what do you do? For […]

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Take On a Role You Are Not Qualified For

Looking for excitement in your job? Liz Wiseman, president of Wiseman Group and author of Rookie Smarts: Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work, says you should take on a job you are not qualified for. She details this philosophy in the article How to Stay Excited About Your Career. Liz assessed the jobs […]

accelerate your impact

Accelerate Your Impact in the Work Place

Looking for the inside track on career advancement? My new book, Accelerate Your Impact, offers the guidance required to help take your career to the next level and beyond. I’m very excited about this book and the exercises included that will help women in business understand their value-based contributions in their industry. In my first […]