Maximize Your Career with Stacy Mayer Podcast

Ep #72: Executive Advocacy with Kim Blue

“There is a time and a place for humility.” I clapped when Kim Blue said this during our interview.  Kim is a Human Resources Executive and the Global Head of People Experience Partners At Zoom, where she has been leading the company’s worldwide team of HR business partners since October of 2020 (ie: since the…

Ep #71: Executive Relationships Part 1: The Fastest Way to Build Trust with the Leadership Team

Want to know one of the fastest ways to get a competitive edge in your organization? Schedule a 1:1 meeting with a member of the leadership team. No, really. About 90% of the corporate leaders I speak to aren’t scheduling meetings with leaders in their organizations. And…I get it. Scheduling a 1:1 meeting with a…

Ep #70: Seven Beliefs Holding You Back from Your Next Promotion

Have you ever been completely oblivious to something…but when someone pointed it out to you, you could never unsee it? That’s exactly what’s going to happen to you when I tell you these seven promotion beliefs. These are things that I know to be true…but you don’t. And once you know them, they are going…

Ep #69: How to Get Promoted by NOT Focusing On Yourself

When it comes to landing your next promotion, it’s only natural that you’d be thinking about yourself. You might be wondering why you got passed over for that promotion. Or you might wonder how you’re going to get ahead when you don’t have a great relationship with your boss. And focusing on ourselves like this…

Ep #68: Being Unapologetically Ambitious with Shellye Archambeau

Every once in a while I hear someone speak about leadership and immediately think to myself: “This person gets it.” One of these people is Shellye Archambeau. Shellye is an absolute powerhouse when it comes to leadership. She is the former CEO of MetricStream and currently sits on the boards of Nordstrom, Verizon, Roper Technologies,…

Ep #67: Want to advance your career? Stop focusing on the WRONG person

Building a relationship with a good boss can help you make major progress in your career. But a bad boss? Well…not so much. The reality is, you may be focusing all your time and energy on a boss that is never going to help you get ahead. Maybe they’re utterly lost in the weeds and…

Ep #66: Passed over for a promotion? Here’s how to move forward

So, it’s happened.  You’ve been passed over for a promotion. And now you’re left feeling frustrated and struggling to understand why. I get it. Being passed over for a promotion can really, really hurt, especially when you feel like you were the perfect person for the role. But here’s the thing: If you had your…

Ep #65: How to Manage Your Time Like a Senior Executive Leader

Are you struggling to get in control of your time at work? It typically looks something like this: – You’re stuck in the weeds – You’re working long hours – And as a result, you’re struggling to do what you know it will take to get ahead in your career And it makes sense. If…