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Power Of The Pack: Women Who Support Women Are More Successful

Power Of The Pack: Women Who Support Women Are More Successful Shelley Zalis | ForbesWomen I always say a woman alone has power; collectively we have impact. Traditionally we have been taught to be competitive with one another, because there was such a scarcity of jobs at the top. It’s so clear that strategy doesn’t …

Clarity, Credibility, and Congruency

Nicki Sanders Leadership Consulting: Clarity, Credibility, and Congruency “You are a brand and your career is your business.” Strategic Career Management is the lifelong process of investing resources into your career to maintain or increase your value in the workplace, undertake work that is personally satisfying, strive for work/life balance, and achieve financial security. Clarity …

5 Things I Learned About Career Advancement from Sesame Street

I was a Sesame Street Kid who grew up to be a Sesame Street parent and adult. I absolutely love the television and the impact it has made on our society. In addition to numbers, letters, and colors, there are 5 important lessons I learned about Career Advancement from watching Sesame Street. Do What You …

Free Social Work Month Q&A Session 3/9/20

Happy Social Work Month! Allow me to reintroduce myself!  My name is Nicki Sanders. I love God, my family, travel, old school hip hop, cupcakes, and New Edition. I have a Master’s degree in social work from University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Social Work with a concentration in Management and Community Organization and a …

March Forward with a Career Journey Map

March is the end of the 1st quarter of the new year and new decade! Are you ready to march forward in March? Career clarity is a key to career success. It’s time to get honest about where you are professionally,  where you want to be, and how long it will take you to get …

How Is Your Current Job Impacting Your Life?

Our identity can be tied up in our title, salary, or corner office. Many of us spend more time at work with our colleagues than our waking hours at home with our families – especially those who have long commutes or multiple jobs. What’s more, we often try but fail to leave work at work …

Career Acceleration Strategy: Assess Your Assets

An asset is a useful or valuable thing, person, or quality. Your professional skills, talents, knowledge, connections, experiences, degrees and certifications, and opportunities. Assess your assets if you want to Get Promoted. An assessment of your professional assets will help align your career with your values, increase your confidence, identify potential shortcomings, develop goals and …

5 Ways to Become More Promotable

Have you recently been passed over for a promotion? Have you considered applying for a promotion but you’re unsure if you’re ready to accept the challenge? Many people dream of a position with a higher salary or more power but are unsure how to turn that dream into reality. Gone are the days when you …

Get Promoted With A Career Portfolio

A professional portfolio is an organized collection of important documents that record and highlight your talents, skills, and education, and chronicles your professional path. In addition to your resume, cover letter, and reference letters, a professional portfolio should also contain examples of projects, reports, articles, certificates, awards, publications, and other items that are integral to …

5 Signs You’re Ready to Get Promoted NOW!

Life is about growth and transition. In fact, the only thing that is constant about life is change! Your career is no different. As we grow and develop as individuals, our career interests and goals naturally change or expand. Is now your time to GET PROMOTED? 5 Signs You’re Ready to Get Promoted Now You …