28. Why Having a Sponsor at Work Will Help You Get Ahead

The Manager Track Podcast

When it comes to getting ahead you need more than a manager and a mentor; you need someone who advocates for you when you’re not in the room. That takes someone who believes in you, cares about you, and has a level of influence to make things happen.

Find out how you can secure support from a sponsor at work.

– BY THE END OF THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL KNOW–

  • The two only factors that influence your chances for promotions and salary pumps
  • The difference between a mentor and a sponsor
  • Why a sponsor is an important factor in getting ahead
  • How to identify your ideal sponsor
  • The 3 steps to influence and nurture your relationship with a sponsor

And much more!

– RESOURCES MENTIONED –
Leadership Accelerator: https://www.ramonashaw.com/leadership-accelerator
PayScale survey: https://www.payscale.com/data/mentorship-sponsorship-benefits

Carla Harris’ Ted Talk: https://www.ted.com/talks/carla_harris_how_to_find_the_person_who_can_help_you_get_ahead_at_work

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