5 Ways to Improve Your Visibility as a Leader
(Black Enterprise) — You might be a diligent worker, but if you’re hiding in your office behind a desk, no one will know about your amazing accomplishments or incredible leadership abilities. Effective leadership is a team sport, not a solo experience. You can’t effectively lead “in a vacuum.” Patricia Perkins, CEO of Patricia Perkins & Associates LLC, is a leadership and life coach who was featured in our Job Seekers Readiness Guide (Black Enterprise, July 2010). Dedicated to assisting organizations and employees advance their careers and lives, Perkins offers five ways to step away from your desk and show your value.