Winning Strategies for Professional and Personal Development
About the Book
This book talks about resume writing, interviewing strategies, dressing to achieve success, communicating effectively, tips on starting your own business, high school and college career planning, living your best life, winning strategies, and professional and personal development. It is an all-in-one career guide for appearance, behavior, image, wardrobe, fashion, body image, self-esteem, self-confidence, entrepreneurship, budgeting, financial plans, and business plans. This is a guide to help individuals discover who they are and the exercises to develop the steps to get there: This career and development guide supports individuals who are entering into the job market for the first time or reentering. In addition, it also helps students stay in school as well as assist young adults to develop the leadership and living skills that form the basic skills of life success. This is more than a basic life skills guide; it will help empower adults and young adults to overcome obstacles and pressures they face by helping them develop and put into action a roadmap. Through the career and development guide, this will help change their mind-set about what they can do and will help each individual focus on their own personal goal based on development, action, and results. Through this guide, individuals will have the tools and information to achieve professional and personal success.
About the Author
Felicia Pruitt-Davis is the Chief Executive Officer (President) and Founder of Dress for Success-Warren-Youngstown, Ohio. The mission of Dress for Success Warren-Youngstown is to promote low-income women’s economic and social development through career development, job retention, and the promotion of self-sufficiency. Not only does she volunteer for Dress for Success Warren Youngstown she holds a full time job with United Healthcare of Ohio as a Sales Representative. Felicia Pruitt-Davis holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Kent State University, Kent, Ohio. She went on to receive her Master of Business Administration and in Healthcare Management from University of Phoenix. She holds a Associates Degree as a Paralegal. In addition, she serves on the Board of Dress for Success, member of AICI Association of Image Consults International, and is the secretary for the African American Achievers Association. She was nominated for the Athena award in 2004, member of NAACP, received the Delta Excellence Award in 2003 for helping strengthening and expanding the economic development for the African American Community, 2007 named Bright Light of the Valley by The Vindicator. Felicia is an Alpha Angel little sister to Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. In addition, Felicia Pruitt-Davis is married to Robert L. Davis Jr. Director of Water Utilities and together they live with their two children Brittany and Raquel. They also have one son (Corey) who is married and resides in Warren.