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Introducing This Chapter’s Expert

AllBright. Sisterhood Works. How to build a meaningful network. Watch Anna Jones, co-founder of AllBright as she introduces our chapter expert.

Welcome to ‘Resource Rich Networks’. In this chapter you will be hearing from your expert and mentor, Lauren Maillian. Lauren is the CEO of digitalundivided, the founder of Straight Up and Successful, and the author of ‘The Path Redefined, Getting To The Top On Your Own Terms’. Lauren is a change agent committed to diversity, innovation, and inclusion, known for being a brand innovator and marketer, as well as curating consumer connections.

In this chapter, you’ll get to know Lauren and how she created a resource rich network by harnessing the potential of the people within it. She shares the importance of purposeful introductions, diversifying your network, and the difference between the roles of mentor and sponsor, allowing you to discern how you wish to engage with the potential of being one or of having one. This chapter will allow you to realise the possibilities that lie undiscovered within your own sisterhood and to step forward into the opportunities that start to come to mind as you realise your resource rich network.

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