The Art of Self Promotion: Career Advancement

Who knows about you? That’s an important question. Because if nobody knows you, all of your talent, all of your ambition, and accomplishments mean nothing You need to get your name out there. Elevate’s The Art of Self Promotion: Career Advancement will give participants ideas and actions on how to tout their abilities and accomplishments without bragging and ultimately advance their careers. Learn how to promote yourself in a way that gets noticed and helps to advance your career.

Learning Objectives

  • Make powerful connections

  • Learn to network effectively

  • Get more positive attention for yourself

  • Make important inroads in your career

  • Win over decision-makers

To schedule one-day or to customize your seminar please call 646-416-6441 or email

Course Agenda

Module 1: The Art of Communication

  • How to Start a Conversation
    • Skills Practice
  • Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone
    • Make a Connection
  • Building Trust
    • Seven Ways to Build Trust
  • Leave a Great Impression
  • Active Listening
    • Listening to Others
    • Listening for Answers
    • Seven Ways to Listen Better
      • Skills Practice

Module 2: Polishing Your Act

  • Quick Acknowledgements
    • Out Sight Out of Mind
  • Target Goals
    • Make a Connection
  • Persistence Pays Off

Module 3: More Career Advancement Strategies

  • Networking Basics
  • Six Qualities to Spread the Word About YOU!
    • Skills Practice
  • Important Insights


  • Participant workbook 
  • Presenter slides and outlines 
  • Case Studies and Media as appropriate 
  • Role-play scenarios 
  • Post-training assessment 

Room Requirements 

  • Internet access for the presenter 
  • Screen 
  • Projector (if not ceiling mounted then a table or cart will need to be provided) • Training room must be able to comfortably accommodate the number of participants plus room to move around for various activities) 
  • Rounds or pods, a small table for presenter’s materials, chairs for all participants • One Flip chart and easel for each round table (for small group work) and markers

Additional Requirements 

  • Elevate will choose training facilitators whose background and expertise will support the subject matter and goals of the client 
  • Instructors will use a variety of instructional methods including lecture, group projects, discussion, and role play 
  • Participants are expected to be actively engaged in the learning process 

To schedule one-day or to customize your seminar please call 646-416-6441 or email