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Articles by Sharon Peake
For many women, ‘networking’ is a dirty word. It brings with it connotations of pitching up at large, impersonal events, full of boring people we don’t know, as we awkwardly scan the room for a friendly face, handing out business cards and hoping that somehow this is helpful to our careers.
Are you getting frustrated not knowing how to advance your career? Perhaps up until now you’ve been able to successfully and steadily progress your career, taking promotions and increasing your responsibilities. But now something seems to have changed. The step up to the next level feels harder…
What will it take to secure that next promotion?
Career success means very different things to different people. For some it is about achieving the outward symbols of career progression, typically marked by achievement of a particular role, job title, or salary level. For others it is more about alignment with intrinsic motivations, such as…