Debra Shigley

Debra Shigley


"Debra Shigley is a journalist, career coach, and author of the book The Go-Getter Girl’s Guide: Get What You Want in Work and Life (and Look Great While You’re at It), which has been translated into Chinese and Hungarian.

She earned her undergraduate degree at Harvard, and her law degree, cum laude, at Georgia State. She appears frequently as a career and lifestyle expert on programs such as The Today Show, The Early Show, The View, CNN, ABC News, and TBS Movie & A Makeover, and was recognized by the National Diversity Council as one of Georgia’s fifteen Most Powerful and Influential Women of 2011. Debra has also been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, AJC, Redbook, People StyleWatch, Latina, First for Women, and many

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I recently spoke on CBS This Morning about how to decline a promotion. While it may seem like everyone is scrambling for the next rung on the corporate ladder, choosing to turn down a promotion is more common than you think. Coasting isn’t all bad; many people choose to stay put because of work-life balance concerns, or because they feel fulfilled by their work. As I share on the show, I think...

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“Not every person is going to like you in every place you work. That’s okay! Accept this, assume an attitude of “fake it till you make it,” and use the experience to keep building your skills and moving your career forward.”
Debra Shigley, The Go-Getter Girl's Guide: Get What You Want in Work and Life

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