Whether you’re graduating college or gearing up for your first fiscal year-end performance conversation, the summer months represent for many young and aspiring professionals a time to reflect and reset around professional goals met and professional goals still to be accomplished.
With this in mind, curated below are some salient insights and takeaways from the business leaders and major industry players profiled in the “Power of Networks,” along three key areas tied to professional growth – Balancing Instinct, Passion and Ambition; Marketing Your Value; and Risk, Failure and Continuous Learning – all to help you use this summer to accelerate your career success.
Balancing Instinct, Passion and Ambition
“Trust your instinct – but listen.” – Kathryn Finney, Founder of digitalundivided
“There are so many different ways to be successful, and the most important way to do so is by activating [your] own talents and abilities.” – Alison Byerly, President of Lafayette College.