You are good at what you do—so why are you not growing and advancing in your career?You earned a degree and began a career. You have the work ethic and the desire to make a difference. You’ve put in time and gained experience. Why isn’t it enough to gain the leadership role that fits your skills and fulfills your passions?The practical and proven strategies in this book will show you how to:Take initiative in defining your career, setting your goals, and making calculated risksBuild beneficial work relationships and learn from a mentorBecome the coach your employees need and create an environment of innovationOrganize your tasks, time, and resources for optimal successExcel at communication, from tough one-on-one conversations to effective corporate meetingsEach chapter includes self-evaluation questions and hands-on action steps, making these strategies immediately actionable in your day-to-day work life.If you are a talented and passionate emerging leader ready to take charge of your career, The Next Level will provide you with the best practices and actionable frameworks for growing your skills to get noticed, respected, and promoted—and for building the confidence to take that role and turn it into a true leadership opportunity!About the Author:As a coach and expert in leadership accelerators, Gina Lucente-Cole of Promina Advisors™ guides emerging leaders to be more visible for their contributions and rise in their careers. Over the past twenty years, Gina has facilitated client workshops with thousands of professionals from public companies, private firms, and non-profit organizations across the business, science, service, financial, and educational industries.Through her online courses and her experience as a consultant and trainer, Gina shares the principles that help high-performing professionals up their game and move forward to achieve their goals at career crossroads.