Membership in a professional association has many benefits. According to the 2016 Power of Associations study from the American Society of Association Executives, in the US alone, associations hold over 315,000 meetings with close to 60 million people attending. That’s a lot of opportunities to get involved and a nearly unlimited network of professionals to […]
Are there particular colors to wear that are more powerful than others? All colors send a message and it’s important to consider this when choosing what to wear. For women, the most powerful colors are red and black. Red helps you stand out (whether in a crowd or on a stage) and black is dramatic. […]
The video above was recorded in late 2020, as a way of revisiting the original interview but through the new lens of balancing responsibilities during the pandemic. The Q & A below come from the original interview, which was conducted in 2019.
Increasing professional visibility can contribute positively to business success and career advancement. The more that people know of and about you, the greater likelihood that they will view you as a go-to expert, thought leader or asset with a specific set of skills, knowledge and experience. This recognition strengthens your personal brand and, by extension, […]
Speaking publicly -- whether running a meeting or as a presenter, keynote speaker, panelist or event host -- is a valuable opportunity to communicate expertise, strengthen credibility and showcase your personal brand. Delivering presentations in front of audiences, large or small, also boosts professional visibility and sparks network growth and business opportunities.