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The Truth About Sucking Up: How Ethical Self-Promotion can Help You and Your Organization
Free professional development event in Denver on June 4

You don’t have to sell your soul to sell yourself. In fact, “tooting your own horn” can be good for your career and your company.

Dr. Gina Hernez-Broome, core faculty member for University of the Rockies, will offer reasons and ways to ethically self-promote during a free professional development seminar on Tuesday, June 4. The free session begins at 4:30 p.m. at University of the Rockies’ Denver Instructional Site in downtown Denver (Tabor Center, 1201 16th Street).

Hernez-Broome will help participants connect the dots between what they do and why it matters. According to Hernez-Broome, authenticity, integrity, and honesty allow you to promote yourself with positive results.

There is no cost to attend this event. Space is limited and refreshments will be served, so an RSVP is requested by May 31. Respond by phone to 303.446.5850.


About Dr. Hernez-Broome

Dr. Gina Hernez-Broome is a core faculty member within University of the Rockies’ School of Organizational Leadership. Prior to joining the University, Hernez-Broome was a program manager and lead researcher at the Center for Creative Leadership. She is co-author of the Center for Creative Leadership’s field book “The Truth About Sucking Up.” Other books include “Selling Yourself without Selling Out: A Leader’s Guide to Ethical Self-Promotion” and “Advancing Executive Coaching.”


About University of the Rockies

University of the Rockies is an advanced graduate institution for tomorrow’s thought leaders. The University provides an intimate and dynamic learning environment, offering highly specialized master’s and doctoral degree programs in the social and behavioral sciences, access to industry experts, campus clinical programs for practical experience, and research and publishing opportunities. University of the Rockies is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association ( Small by design, University of the Rockies classes are presented in a progressive online format and at its Colorado Springs, Colorado campus and its Denver Instructional Site. For more information, please visit or call Shari Winet Rodriguez, vice president of Public Relations, at 866.621.0124 x2513.