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Sprint's Stark on Stepping Out of the Comfort Zone

10/5/2017
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DENVER, 10/5/2017 – Jill Stark, region president of enterprise sales for Sprint, shares her approach to leading a diverse team. In addition, Stark addresses the importance of seeking out mentors, and encourages women in the communications industry to take risks and step out of their comfort zone in order to meet their career goals.
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Kelsey Ziser,
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10/5/2017 | 10:46:13 AM
Don't wait
Jill's advice for women in the comms industry was: "don't wait until you feel fully ready or safe to advocate for yourself...just go for it and take some risks because you'll never learn if you don't put yourself out there." How have you taken a risk or stepped out of your comfort zone in your career? Did it pay off?
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