The Art of Pushing Back: Advocate for Yourself Successfully
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
We all know it’s important to speak up when we’re being challenged to our face. But what about all the informal opportunities to self-advocate that crop up on a daily basis? In this 30-minute teleclass, Selena Rezvani, author of Pushback: How Smart Women Ask—and Stand Up—for What They Want, will teach you how to amplify your voice at work by preparing ideas that are promotable, recognizing opportunities to back yourself, navigating the conversation with ease and employing a resilience mindset.
Join us on Tuesday, May 29th at 12:00 pm Central for this call-in event.
Dial-in information will be emailed to you after you register.
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consults to employers on how to make work truly “work” for women – by
architecting workplace culture assessments and research studies that illuminate
working women’s experience. She’s the author of two leadership books targeted at
professional women, Pushback: How Smart Women Ask—and Stand Up—for What
They Want (Jossey-Bass, 2012 & winner of an Axiom book award) and The Next
Generation of Women Leaders (Praeger, 2009). Rezvani addresses thousands of
professional women each year and has been featured in the LA Times, Oprah.com,
Todayshow.com, NPR and many other outlets. She wrote an award-winning column
for The Washington Post and today, serves as a popular columnist on women and
the workplace for Forbes. Rezvani is a VP at Be Leaderly, leadership development
solutions firm, and is based in Philadelphia where she lives with her husband Geoff
and five year old boy-girl twins.