bonnie marcus, self promotion, career advancementDo you avoid office politics and putting yourself out there for the next promotion? Are you hesitant to promote your skills and value? Many people struggle to get ahead in their career simply because they don’t feel right about pushing themselves onto others, or they see self-promotion as negative. This is especially true of women in the workplace, but it often applies to men as well. So how do we break through this barrier? How can we take control of our careers and position ourselves for success?

Our guest, Bonnie Marcus, is a former corporate executive, a speaker, and the author of the book, The Politics of Promotion: How High Achieving Women Get Ahead and Stay Ahead. She is an expert on engaging the corporate political environment to drive career advancement.