#WomensHistoryMonth is a time to increase the visibility of technical women, and managers can help. // Endorse your protégés and make their work visible to other leaders within and outside the company. Do so publicly and privately, and let protégés know you are endorsing them. This can build their confidence, as well as their credibility in the eyes of others. www.ncwit.org/top10sponsortips #resourceoftheweek
Sponsors can make a world of difference in anyone’s career, but research shows that they can be especially important for female or other employees who are a minority in a majority-group environment. Use these tips to identify protégés and to be an effective sponsor.