Focus on your potential (not just past accomplishments) and enlist the help of trusted third parties
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Whether you like it or not, self-promotion is essential to your career advancement—and even more so for underrepresented groups. Whatever your intention, you need to position yourself as an indispensable asset. As an executive, there are several tactics you can leverage to position yourself in the most favorable light:
1. Be the change you want to see
2. Toot your horn, but don't blow it
3. Enlist trusted third parties
4. Focus on your potential
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