Session: How to Develop Into Leadership & How to Convince Others You Are Ready
Developing from an individual contributor to a leadership role is a journey that often takes time and may seem unattainable or hard to navigate for some. When the conversation happens be ready to express your readiness, advocate for yourself and develop your plan. I’ll present some examples and ideas, through my journey and helpful resources on how to move your career forward into leadership.
- Recognizing when you are ready for leadership and key factors associated with leadership
- How to address your leadership readiness with your leadership
- Recognizing opportunities when they are presented to you and having the courage to pursue them
Tracie Pezzullo, Director, Business Technology, Yelp.
Tracie leads the Business Technology organization at Yelp. She has held various leadership positions throughout her career, from team lead, to project lead to people management to overseeing a large organization. Her experience spans various technical positions from project coordinator to data analyst to business systems analyst and business technology leadership across sectors such as marketing research, legal and technology.
Tracie has a bachelor of arts degree in English Language and Literature from University of Maryland Global Campus, Heidelberg, Germany/College Park, MD