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How to Grab a Seat at Your Industry’s Table (Even If You Were Never Invited)

While the guest list is rigged, you still belong

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SoSo you want to be in the room where it happens. Maybe that room is your firm’s conference suite, where you envision yourself sitting at the head of the table as the lead on a major project. Or perhaps it’s an Olympic soccer field, a stage at Lincoln…

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Heather Demetrios

Heather Demetrios

Author, coach, editor, & mindfulness mentor. Newest: LITTLE UNIVERSES and CODE NAME BADASS.

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