back with a “5 minute Friday” audio edition
key concepts I cover in this snippet:
there is a playbook for successful promotions in an organization
the 3 key pieces are what, how, and why
what was the quantifiable, undeniable, top-level business impact
how was the impact delivered and perceived cross-functionally
why is now the moment to recognize this person vs just waiting
I’ve summarized this into a visual guide as well…
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further reading / references
in the vein of leadership topics, if you’re tackling moving from an individual to management role, check out Your IC Prime, and if you’re a manager looking for frameworks to better understand your direct reports, check out SCARF
the 5 C's of Why We Cascade provides tips for storytelling across a company
childish drawing / interpretation