Is humbleness a virtue? This article prompted a lot of self-reflection, and candidly it was great to think about something other than COVID-19.
You might have a colleague that is an ace self-promoter. Do you love them or hate them? Are you secretly jealous of their comfort with tooting their own horn?
Surprisingly, women are are especially bad at healthy and reasonable self-promotion, often to their detriment. You'd think some healthy self-promotion would be in the DNA of most career focused people, but you might be wrong. This easy read walks you through how to think about self-promotion as a career skill.
Developing a culture of self-promotion can have a ripple effect throughout your organization. “By being more confident and being able to self promote, it’s going to help encourage someone else to do the same,” Silva says. “Because we’re creating the space to say it’s okay for us to be proud of ourselves.”