How to Navigate Your Career

Sponsors add value to your career in a deeper way than mentors. Here’s how to find the right person.

By Sheryl Nance-Nash

Women, especially women of color, face challenges when trying to successfully navigate the world of work alone. There’s nothing like having a mentor, but that’s just part of the equation. You need a sponsor too.

“The glass ceiling has been talked about for many years, but for women of color, that ceiling often feels like it is made of steel. Black women graduate from college, enter the workforce, and start businesses at the highest rates of any

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