Panelist, "Mentor and Sponsorship: Creating Growth in Your Organization," The Women in Law & Leadership Summit, Seattle
The Women in Law & Leadership Summit explores the career obstacles, risks and rewards on the path to a fulfilling and productive career for women lawyers. What is the best way to manage your career? What are the best approaches for promoting yourself? Where can you take your career? Are companies doing enough to promote high-potential executives?
DWT counsel Martha Phelps took part in the panel titled "Mentor and Sponsorship: Creating Growth in Your Organization." The panel examined how to utilize these resources to bring more diversity to high level positions and included topics such as:
- What does a good mentorship program look like?
- The difference between mentorship and sponsorship
- Making the most of your mentorship
- Being a good mentor
- What can you do now?