What To Do When You Are Highly Qualified But Undervalued In The Workplace?

By |February 7th, 2016|Career Opportunities, Leadership|

What To Do When You Are Highly Qualified But Undervalued In The Workplace? By Eryka T. Johnson During my recent book launch and signing of Own Your Life at Barnes & Noble, I received a question from a Periscope audience member watching the event live. I wanted to share her question with our women’s leadership community. Dear Eryka, What is your advice for women who are undervalued but highly qualified in the workplace?   Woman Influencer, Thank you for your question. Although a great question, it is a loaded one that I will do my best to un-pack in this [...]

3 Career Mistakes You Make Keeping You Stuck In Your Current Role

By |November 11th, 2015|Career Opportunities, Get Unstuck, Leadership, Personal Branding, Self-Improvement|

3 Career Mistakes You Make Keeping You Stuck In Your Current Role By Eryka T. Johnson Do you feel stuck in your current role? Have you been in it more than three years? It’s easy to believe you are doing all the right things and making all the right career decisions particularly if your manager says nothing. On the other hand, the silence could mean something totally different. The reality is you are responsible for your own career. Although you have leaders, you are the key stakeholder when it comes to managing your career. You want to display the right [...]

3 Surefire Ways to Get Ahead in Your Career Without Dating the Boss

By |October 26th, 2015|Career Opportunities, Leadership, Self-Improvement|

3 Surefire Ways to Get Ahead in Your Career Without Dating the Boss By Eryka T. Johnson Women have been stereotyped for years when it comes to advancing their careers in corporate. There are been several storylines written in movies that often depict women having illicit relationships or performing sexual favors for her boss to get promoted to a better position. Contrary to what many believe, it is possible for a woman to get ahead in the workplace without compromising her character, devaluing herself, or parading her body. In this article, we will discuss 3 surefire ways to get ahead [...]

3 Steps to Uncover Hidden Career Opportunities in Front of You

By |June 25th, 2015|Career Opportunities, Leadership|

3 Steps to Uncover Hidden Career Opportunities in Front of You By Eryka T. Johnson Although some people seem to go from one great career opportunity to the next, you have been in your assignment for a few years now. I understand you work hard and focus daily on providing the best quality service to your employer however; things do not normally happen for you so quickly. What is the difference? Well, in today’s article we will discuss three steps to uncover hidden career opportunities in front of you.   According to an article entitled “Understanding Hidden Career Opportunities” found [...]