Maximize Your Career with Stacy Mayer Podcast

Ep #115: How to Get Exactly What You Want at Your Performance Review

Your annual performance review should have all the drama and intrigue as… …filling your taxes. 📝 They both happen once a year. 📝 They both involve pretty standard documentation. 📝 And you shouldn’t be getting super worked up about either one…because you should already know what to expect. So what if, instead of walking into…

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Ep #114: My Unconventional Strategy For Pulling Yourself Out of the Weeds

How big of a shift do you need to make to go from where you are now in your career…to what you really want to be accomplishing as an executive leader? 5%.  That’s it.  To get to where you want to be, all you have to do is change 5% of what you are currently…

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Ep #113: Things I Suck At Part 3: Managing My Emotions

I got some great feedback recently from one of the executive leaders in my advanced training program. She had been spinning out and feeling super frustrated at work, and I had coached her on how to solve the issue by managing her emotions. She was grateful, and her feedback to me was this: “Instead of…

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Ep #112: Things I Suck At Part 2: My Rocky Road To Becoming An Influential Strategic Thinker

My strategic plan for becoming a strategic thinker 🧠👇 You’ll hear me talk about the importance of YOU becoming a strategic thinker in my programs, in my book, and right here on this podcast. So it may come as a surprise to you that I suck at strategic thinking. I hate making lists. I really…

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Ep #111: Things I Suck At Part 1: Setting Boundaries

You know that saying: ‘do as I say, not as I do?’ I 100% ‘walk the talk’ with my corporate badasses. Sometimes. The vast majority of the time I am coaching corporate women on things I would do (and usually have done). But some of the time? Some of the time I am giving advice…

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Ep #110: How To Reach The Executive Suite By Tapping Into Your Authentic Power

Tapping into your authentic power is a game changer for you and your career. That’s because once you fully embrace this state of being, everything else becomes almost effortless. But it’s easier said than done, right? I can guarantee that you are getting a lot of mixed messages at work. Messages to tamper down your…

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Ep #109: Where You Need Straight A’s (and B-’s) In Your Professional Development

I didn’t really care about grades when I was in school. I cared about how things made me feel. I got decent grades in most of my classes, and higher grades in the ones I naturally gravitated towards. And for most of my education, this was fine.  But recently I’ve been thinking about grades in…

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Ep #108: How to Escape a Toxic Workplace By Focusing on Yourself

Do you work in a toxic environment? ☣️ Chances are if you work with other people, you are going to experience some form of toxicity.   That’s because all human beings have some form of unconscious bias.   Now this is not meant to in any way excuse blatant toxic behavior like racism, sexism, ageism, etc.  I…

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