Powerful career strategies for women
So you would like to know how you can become the superwoman of your chosen profession. Well, from one superwoman in the making to another, let me share my powerful career strategies
Career Strategy 1: You are what you believe.
If you want to succeed, make sure what you believe matches the destination you are seeking. A woman has to work harder and smarter to make the same inroads as a man in the work place, so get over it and start focusing your attention on the prize! Like an actor on a stage, you have to own your space.
Career Strategy 2: Plan ahead.
Like anything in life, if you plan, you are more likely to reach your target. Dr Stephen Covey in his book, “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” says that you should “begin with the end in mind.” Kind of like getting into your car and taking out the road map and working out the quickest route to your destination.
Career Strategy 3: Place yourself in the company of those who will help you succeed.
Career Strategy 4: Work smart
Gifted with so much when it comes to being resourceful and creative, women are able to bring all of their mothering instincts to the workplace. Adopt professional standards when it comes to customer service, but temper them with your woman’s intuition. If there are changes that you see could or should be made to streamline processes, let the appropriate person know and offer to implement..