career advancement, pride in work, self-promotion



  1. Davidhizar, Ruth RN, DNS, ARNP, BC, FAAN
  2. Lonser, Giny Youngberg RN, MS


Self-promotion is a technique that many managers feel is contradictory to appropriate behavior. However, without self-promotion, many managers can cause their abilities to go unnoticed and to actually be their own worst enemy. This article presents strategies for self-promotion that can advance a manager's career and assist in marketing ideas and abilities to end the manager up in center stage.