Sonya Toliver Irby is the well-groomed senior manager over New Business Development at FedEx Office. Her career background spans over 20 years in the hospitality industry focusing on the luxury brands within Hilton Hotels.
She shares some great nuggets. Here are her Top 5 Money – Life Tips….
1. As a highly accomplished executive in corporate environment, Sonya feels it’s extremely important to build a strong network that not only supports you with career advancement opportunities but you as a woman.
2. A former female manager shared with her to focus on learning the job first and the money will come.
3. She feels that the best financial decision she’s made as a professional that greatly benefited her was hiring a financial planner to help her manage her money goals.
4. Place a value on your personal brand
5. As African American women, be comfortable being the only one in the room.