Changing the equation for diversity must happen. Sponsorship is key to accelerating the pipeline of diverse talent in every industry and is essential for sustained innovation and success.
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Sponsorship begins by recognizing that special 'it' factor – going far beyond just doing a great job. It brings the two-way trust, the authenticity, and both sides putting in the work required.
Diversity and diverse perspectives are so important. The Multiplier Effect pledge is a great way to make the commitment to sponsor someone and to learn about the ways of taking sponsorship to the next level.
There's always someone who had an influence on your career journey. Pay it forward. Take what you've received and give it to someone else in your own way. The Multiplier Effect is a great way to accomplish this.
With every relationship, I want to be able to help the person move forward in their career, like my sponsors helped me. It takes time and understanding on both sides to make it work.
You need to understand what your brand is and that your sponsor is putting their brand on the line for you. Know your value-add and represent yourself accordingly.
Pay attention to the great people around you. When you surround yourself with diverse backgrounds, knowledge, and experiences, it is incredible what you can learn from others and apply in your role.