Genuine Executive Presence: How leaders of color can overcome corporate cultural challenges

February 5, 2014
Genuine Executive Presence: How leaders of color can overcome corporate cultural challenges

Research published in the Harvard Business Review confirms what many leading people of color already knew. They are, unfortunately, at a disadvantage within the Caucasian-dominated workplace. A Double Standard? A majority of minority professionals, for example, feel that they are held to a stricter standard than their Caucasian peers when it comes to executive presence. The…

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Cultivate a Rewarding Relationship with Your Boss

April 8, 2013
Cultivate a Rewarding Relationship with Your Boss

According to the Stanford Research Institute, knowing how to successfully manage relationships with people contributes more than 85 cents on the dollar toward your total income. One of the most complicated relationships to manage is the one you have with your boss. But developing that relationship and establishing a great synergy and rapport can be…

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Sarah’s Video Tips – How to counteract workplace negativity

January 8, 2013

Sarah Hathorn discusses how to counteract negativity in the workplace Tell me what you think! Post a comment below. Do you want to use this blog article? You may, as long as you include this complete bio with it: Sarah Hathorn is a leadership development mentor, executive presence coach, image and branding consultant, public speaker…

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How to Nail a C-Suite Promotion

December 13, 2012

My Predictable Promotion advice was recently included in an article in the U.S. News & World Report “Money and Careers” section. The reporter who interviewed me was particularly interested in my insights regarding how to prepare for a leadership promotion. Despite high unemployment and a contracted business environment, organizations are eagerly hiring and promoting qualified…

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