Business: The Politics of Promotion
Bonnie Marcus, author of The Politics of Promotion, discusses the use of promotion and political savvy to influence career advancement for women. She will address:
- The importance of being politically savvy for career advancement.
- How to use promotion as a political skill for access to informal networks, information, and opportunities.
- How to build and nurture a power network to support your career ambition.
Take away practical tips for positioning yourself effectively in a political and competitive work environment and playing the game without losing your integrity.
Award winning entrepreneur and Forbes and Business Insider columnist, Bonnie Marcus, M.Ed., assists professional women to successfully position and promote themselves to advance their careers and consults with companies to retain and support their female talent. Her latest book, The Politics of Promotion: How High Achieving Women Get Ahead and Stay Ahead, provides a road map for women to navigate the complexities of their workplace to get the promotion they deserve.
With 20+ years of sales and management experience, Bonnie’s business background includes CEO of a ServiceMaster company and VP of Sales at Medical Staffing Network and two others national companies in the healthcare and software industries. She has held executive positions in startup companies and Fortune 500 companies.
Forbes.com honored her website, Women’s Success Coaching, three years in a row as one of the Top 100 Websites for Professional Women. In 2015 and 2016, Global Gurus honored Bonnie as one of the World’s Top 30 Coaches. Bonnie has also been published in Entrepreneur, Women in HR, Daily Worth, Reader’s Digest, Intercontinental Finance, Careers in Government, Diversity MBA, Upstart Business Journal, Washington Business Journal and CIO Magazine. She received a BA from Connecticut College and a M.Ed. from New York University. She is an ICF certified executive coach.