Career Alliances

A Reality Check

A Reality Check

We are in the process of ending two important periods: Black History Month and the end of the first quarter of the fiscal year.  What are some things that might help make your Q2 even better? 

It's A Privilege

It's A Privilege

One of our core pillars at The Memo is generosity.  

We live in a world where most people think, “I gotta get mine” and “It’s all about me.” And yes, the old proverb, “You came in this world alone, you will leave alone” is true. 

However, there is a counter-argument for that mentality, and it's what I think we don’t focus enough on:  “No [wo]man can be an island.”

From The Archives: How To Be Your Boss's Wingwoman

From The Archives: How To Be Your Boss's Wingwoman

Last week, we hosted a career bootcamp on Creating Strategic Alliances at work. Alliances are important because, when done well, they can lead to increased visibility, promotions, mentoring, and simply having someone in your corner advocating for you when the going gets tough.* 

*One of the most key people to have in your corner is your boss.