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Promotion Protocol™ by Dr. Kim Nugent

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Whether you are starting down the leadership pathway, or you currently hold a leadership position and want to become an exceptional leader, there is a resource for you.

Promotion Protocol™

Promotion Protocol provides a coaching framework that allows the supervisor and the employee to collaborate and unlock the secrets of promotability and career success. The process capitalizes on the experience of the supervisor and includes the uniqueness of a new generation.

This complete guide to promotability and career success will show you how to:

* Learn the proven pathway to promotability.

* Engage people to ignite their passion. 

* Innovate, coach and leave a legacy.

Inspire others through artful communication.

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Promotion Protocol
Coaching Conversations

Promotion Protocol Coaching Conversations provides a coaching workbook and personalized space that allows the supervisor and the employee to collaborate and shared expectations. The process capitalizes on the experience of the supervisor or the coach and includes the uniqueness of a new generation through weekly coaching meetings over 26 weeks. This book is a companion guide to the #1 bestseller book, “Promotion Protocol,” by award-winning author, Dr. Kim Nugent.

Coaching Conversations will allow you to:

• Personalize your learning journey for the proven pathway to promotability.

• Create engaging experiences that ignite your passion.

• Innovatively coach others to become your legacy.

• Collaboratively inspire others through artful communication.

52 Weeks to Exceptional Leadership

This is a practical leadership guide for experienced leaders and managers who have the responsibility for developing talent, so if that falls to you, this book is for you. While you will integrate your company resources, your own experience, with the book in order to walk you step by step each week for the first year to build upon the talent and strengths of the individual. It can provide a real structure to build upon. It can save you time, money and give you a weekly topic for your weekly coaching calls or meetings. Each week, there is a journal page to record the actions, reflections, and areas for improvement. If you are in a current leadership position and want to take it to the next level, this book is for you!

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"Knowing yourself is key to all wisdom."
– Aristotle

Rave Reviews for Dr. Nugent's Promotion Protocol™...

"Dr. Kim Nugent has spent her entire career developing leaders at all levels.  She is an authority on performance, talent. and leadership.  In this book, Dr. Nugent provides a fresh perspective on leadership development along with a new coaching framework. Emerging leaders and experienced leaders alike will find new insights worth reading in Promotion Protocol!"

- Eddie Turner, The Leadership Excelerator™ , Executive & Leadership Coach, Facilitator, Keynote Speaker and National Media Commentator

"Many people speak about leadership these days and Dr. Kim Nugent is the ideal mentor for exceptional leadership because she is personally a proven, effective, and exceptional leader. Her deep and comprehensive mastery of communication strategies and empowering language has allowed her to create a ground-breaking new approach to transformational dialogue. It’s my belief that Dr. Nugent’s methodology will become a foundational practice in every organization desiring to cultivate inspirational leaders within their corporate culture. The world needs more exceptional leaders and Dr. Kim Nugent has developed the tools and the guidance in her books and programs to motivate and mentor the next generation of leaders who will bring us forward in bold and exciting ways. "

- Kristen White, Author of #1 Bestseller, Voice: How to Share your Message, Products and Business with the World

"Dr. Nugent has made it her career goal to develop individuals within her organization and coaching and encouraging them along the way in a manner that brings out the best in each employee. Her top priority has always been preparing them for their future and she has a long list of successes. This book is an extension of her career accomplishments and is a must-read for your personal career success."

- Roger Walter, SPHR, Senior Professional in Human Resources

"Kim Nugent nails it! Kim Nugent understands what communication means and how to cut through the difficulties of motivating staff to achieve maximum performance. Her technique educates employees as to their responsibilities to the organization as well as to themselves and their future."

- Douglas Horn, Past Senior VP. for Patriot American/Wyndham International

"This book does an exceptional job at providing you with practical, balanced, and engaging tools to change the landscape from employee and employer to mentee and mentor. Regardless of whether you are at the top already trying to help others get there or climbing your way there, this book provides you with a clear, guided path. "

- Cassandra Gaudet, Owner, Real Living by Cass

"Commerce has become very fast-paced and often the most critical conversations with rising talent that will lead to increased revenue are cut short, as time is at a premium.  Promotion Protocol is right on-time for where business is today.  It allows for employees to have a clear lens on expectations to be promoted through a well-outlined process.   This is a great tool for the seasoned manager looking for new ways to work with talent and for a new leader who is just beginning the leadership journey.  The clear framework for both the employee and employer on what the organization needs to succeed is genius."

- Susanne Behrens, College President

"This book really couldn’t have come at a better time in my life and my career. I have worked at my company now for 11 years, I am currently a mid-level manager and have been in my current role for 4 years. As I anticipate the next step and what I need to make myself better, this book provided a lot of clarity and questions that I needed to ask myself. Over the next 26 weeks I am going to practice all 26 chapters with each of my employees. I am anxious to see their results as well as my own. I will report back in 26 weeks with the results!"

- Frank Childs, National Oilwell Vargo

"There are three ingredients for a good life: learning, earning, and yearning."
– Christopher Morley

About the Author

Kim Nugent, Ed.D., is an innovation leadership coach with an exceptional track record of engaging aspiring leaders. As a certified coach, keynote speaker, and a best-selling author, Kim is a sought-after Promotion Protocol expert for both younger and experienced professionals in the workforce today! Through her speaking and coaching programs, Kim offers fine-tuned inspiration to her audiences and delivers results-oriented execution. Come learn and innovate your personal pathway to promotability and unlock the secrets to your career success.

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