Who’s pulling for you? Who’s got your back? Who’s
putting your hat in the ring? Odds are this person is not a mentor but a
sponsor. Mentors can build your self-esteem and provide a sounding board—but
they’re not your ticket to the top.
If you’re interested in fast-tracking your career,
what you need is a sponsor—a senior-level champion who believes in your
potential and is willing to advocate for you as you pursue that next raise or
In this powerful yet practical audiobook, economist
and thought leader Sylvia Ann Hewlett—author of ten critically acclaimed books,
including the groundbreaking Off-Ramps and On-Ramps—shows why sponsors
are your proven link to success. Mixing solid data with vivid real-life
narratives, Hewlett reveals the “two-way street” that makes sponsorship such a
strong and mutually beneficial alliance and helps you chart your course toward
your greatest goals.
Whether you’re looking to lead a company or drive a
community campaign, Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor will help you forge
the relationships that truly have the power to deliver you to your destination. Download and start listening now!