Career Planning

A personal board of directors navigates your road to success

As members of Generation Y are prepping for their careers in college or slowly navigating the professional world, there is one solid business practice they probably should all adapt in their personal lives. Create a personal board of directors.

All public companies have a board of directors to monitor and steer the company’s progress. Usually the members of the board are from varying areas of expertise; the board isn’t comprised solely of individuals within the company. Because of their “outsider’s view”, the board can more effectively advise and make tough decisions.

The same is true of a personal board of directors. A varied group of people can help you more effectively navigate your road to success.

Who should you invite? Click here to read the full story.

Story courtesy of Sharalyn Hartwell, Generation Y columnist for the

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