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Laurianne
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Laurianne,
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8/7/2013 | 7:06:53 PM
re: IT Career Sponsors: 5 Ways To Find Yours
Karenann Terrell, CIO of Wal-Mart, and Kim Hammonds, CIO of Boeing, both stressed the importance of sponsors when I moderated a panel discussion on talent with them earlier this year. Mentors can give you all sorts of advice; sponsors can directly lobby for you to work on certain efforts/projects. Your success will reflect on the sponsor's ability to spot and develop talent.
Lorna Garey
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8/7/2013 | 4:04:34 PM
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What does the sponsor get from the relationship? Do you have ideas for things the junior person can do to make the situation less one-sided?


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