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Career advancement is not an automatic reward for competence. If you want to rise to a leadership position, you must make your achievements and expertise known. Leadership coach Susan Ritchie offers advice on building a supportive professional network and elevating your profile in your industry through social media, writing and speaking. She recommends cultivating connections in your field and being ready to seize opportunities. Much of her guidance applies to men as well as to women, since Ritchie emphasizes planning, authenticity, effective communication and consistency in your career-building practices.
About the Author
Leadership coach, blogger and speaker Susan Ritchie also wrote Strategies for Being Brilliant: 21 Ways to Be Happy, Confident and Successful.