Sheryl Sandberg challenged women to lean in to their careers and aim for the top leadership positions of their industries. Make 2014 the year you shatter the ceiling by using these great strategies from other savvy women.
1. Disrupt yourself—to get to the next level.
Harness the power of disruptive innovation, the strategy that helped Amazon and others blow past their competition.
2. Tend your personal brand.
Whether you know it or not, you’re building your personal brand through your actions, ideas, and even emails. Be intentional about it!
3. Proactively manage your career.
How do you get to those top positions? Create a map to the position you want—then create your action plan for getting there.
4. Claim your worth.
Every savvy leader is also a strong negotiator. Learn how to successfully negotiate your salary and career opportunities.
5. Lead with vision and values.
Study after study confirms it: What people want from their leaders is vision and values.