Press For Progress: Expand Your Knowledge

By |March 6th, 2018|Business Strategy, Career Opportunities, Leadership, Leadership Development, Personal Branding|

  Press For Progress: Expand Your Knowledge One of the most powerful ways to show up for yourself is to expand your knowledge. I truly believe that success leaves clues. One woman's struggle is another woman's roadmap to success. Do you have these three books in your library? If not, you need to grab them. Nice Girls Don't Get The Corner Office Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office by Dr. Lois Frankel   If you work nonstop without a break…worry about offending others and back down too easily…explain too much when asked for information… or “poll” your friends and colleagues before [...]

Why Most Women Professionals Fail To Land the Promotion They Deserve

By |August 20th, 2017|Career Opportunities, Career Success, Leadership, Leadership Development, Personal Branding, Promotion|

Why Most Women Professionals Fail To Land the Promotion They Deserve By Eryka T Johnson   Growing up corporate in the oil & gas industry for the past 17 years which tends to be male-dominated, I’ve had to work extremely hard to prove myself over and over in order to secure any growth opportunities that not only showcased my value but provided a direct route to the organization’s bottom line. Although hard work is important, this article is not focused on the work. Rather, it’s more about how women professionals can be more strategic with their work and career progression.  [...]

Why You Must Self-Promote In The Workplace

By |August 15th, 2017|Career Opportunities, Leadership, Leadership Development, Personal Branding, Promotion|

Why You Must Self-Promote In The Workplace By Eryka T. Johnson To self-promote means to communicate your value to an organization - the results you consistently deliver and your ability to navigate difficult processes. Showing that you can overcome obstacles and develop creative solutions are perfect to self-promote to the organization. Also, sharing your accomplishments like landing a new client, reaching a milestone on time, and managing to bring a project in under budget are all noteworthy. It’s important to sing your praises and set yourself apart from others. Leaders stand out in a crowd of sameness. You must position [...]

[VIDEO] How Confident Women Lead: Leading vs Waiting

By |October 4th, 2016|Career Opportunities, Career Success, Leadership, Leadership Development, Video|

How Confident Women Lead: Leaping vs Waiting  By Eryka T. Johnson Leaping is a natural tendency for Confident Women. Although it's never a good time to take a HUGE leap in your career, business or life, it can be rewarding. When you leap, three things happen that literally transform your confidence. (1) When you leap, you make a decision that creates momentum. (2) When you leap, you put F.E.A.R. in it's place. (3) When you leap, you operate in your brilliance. Watch today's video as we discuss the benefits of leaping versus waiting. Please share! Eryka T. Johnson