Maximize Your Career with Stacy Mayer Podcast

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…

Ep #64: Executive Essentials Part 3: How to BECOME the Executive Ahead of Time

You’ve heard me talk about my client Jennifer Fisher a LOT and you may not realize it. That’s because I often leave out my client’s names when discussing the amazing things they’re accomplished, and Jennifer has accomplished so much over the past year and a half. So, why has Jennifer had so much success? Because…

Ep #63: Executive Essentials Part 2: How to COMMUNICATE Like an Executive Leader

Have you ever… Had a great discussion with your boss about your professional development, and then…crickets? Ran into a problem at work, and felt like you needed to wait until someone higher up told you how to solve it? Dreaded attending meetings because you were already overworked, pressed for time, and stuck in the weeds?…

Ep #62: Executive Essentials Part 1: How to THINK Like an Executive Leader

Do you know what role you want for your next promotion? How about the role you want, three promotions from now? If you’re like the majority of corporate women and male minority leaders I speak to, you have big, bold dreams for the future, but you’re lacking an actual plan to get there. Don’t worry.…

Ep #61: How to Communicate to the Leadership Team that You’re Ready for Growth

Have you ever seen someone in your organization raise their hand for a promotion that they absolutely did not deserve? You know the type: title obsessed but unwilling to do the work necessary to become a great executive leader. If your answer is ‘yes’, you know how downright discouraging it can be, especially when that…