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If the recent economic challenges and government disruptions have taught us anything it would be the need for resiliency. Resiliency is the ability to weather sudden change and recover from setbacks with very little damage. It is also about using a challenging situation to your best possible advantage to move forward. Resiliency brings a sense of stability in changing and uncertain times.
Building and maintaining resiliency is important for both your personal and professional life.…Continue
One of the biggest trends in career advancement today is executive sponsorship. An executive sponsor is very different than a mentor and while they should never replace them, they are in a unique position to take a promising junior professional to the next level. Given their status and seniority, they have considerable influence in opening many professional doors, opportunities and networks. They act as a career advocate and use their power and pull to champion one’s career…Continue
In a work environment that has become increasingly competitive, many professionals are constantly looking for ways to enhance and advance their careers. Many turn to education and training while others seek to expand their networks. But the single most important factor that will determine how far you get in your career is your level of professionalism. The way in which you conduct yourself in the workplace and the manner in which you communicate with others will be the key to your success…Continue
Signing on to become a mentor can be a tremendous opportunity to become a part of the personal and professional development of a new employee or inexperienced colleague. But it can also be filled with a mixed bag of thoughts ranging from great confidence to unsettling uncertainty. As notions of uncertainty are experienced by many a mentor, they should be fleeting. Great mentoring does not necessarily take decades of professional experience or a…Continue