50 Power Moves to Improve Your Life

Sure-fire ways to advance your finances, career, small business and lifestyle

  • 33. Make yourself attractive to a sponsor.

Mentors you choose, but sponsors choose you. No one makes it to the executive ranks of an organization without a sponsor a senior-level executive who has noticed your diligence, work performance, and professional demeanor. Sponsors speak on your behalf when decisions about promotions are being made.