10 Questions Black College Students Have About Getting a Job in Corporate America. Answered! with guest Tiffany Williams of Verizon
10 Questions Black College Students Have About Getting a Job in Corporate America. Answered! with host Darryl L. Mobley and guest Tiffany Williams
This Catapult Leaders podcast episode #8 is powerful as Tiffany Williams – Global Diversity and Economic Inclusion Lead at Verizon – answers “10 Questions Black College Students Have About Getting a Job in Corporate America.” This episode provides a very authentic listing of tips and insights that will help you thrive in Corporate America. Tiffany provides her perspectives on:
- The attitude you must have when you enter Corporate America.
- How to decide the best industry for you.
- How Corporate America picks YOU.
- The role being “Hungry” plays in how you are perceived.
- How she built her network.
- Why you must learn, grow, and be a part of the team.
- 2 Tips that will help you nail the interview.
- The one powerful question you must ask right before your interview ends.
- The importance of a company’s reputation.
- Why choose a Fortune 500 company.
- The role that “Relationships” play in your success.
- What her end-goal is.
- How to properly launch yourself out of college and into a great job.
- The gigantic mistake she made in her first interview.
- Dressing for success…or failure.
- What she would change about how she prepared for her 1st job.
- The BIG QUESTION you need to be able to answer during the interview.
- The location of the job is not important unless…
- Why you should negotiate your salary offer.
- The Mindset Shift necessary to achieve success in Corporate America.
- How NOT being authentic hurt her.
- How her “code-switching” hurt her.
- About her “NATURAL HAIR.”
- When she dimmed her own light.
- How she learned to “bring Tiffany” to work.
- How she dealt with being one of the few Black managers at work.
- Why you must Speak Up, Share Your Voice, Bring Innovative Ideas to the table…
- Why you must not hide from your Blackness or gender
- And more!
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