The journey to career success - like the trek up a steep mountain - is complex, uncertain and ever-changing. There is no single pathway that leads to the top. There are endless winding trails, and those who reach the summit are rarely able to articulate exactly how they arrived. Without a reliable map to guide them, aspiring career climbers have been left to figure it out on their own … until now.
The BOLD Career Compass™ is a powerful, practical and proven career navigation tool - a personal Career Sherpa - that guides your climb with deliberate development, deliberate choices and undeniable results. Wherever you begin your journey, however high you want to climb … BOLD will empower, equip and inspire you to achieve your BOLDest dreams and aspirations.
Explore the Four BOLD Brains - and the competencies in each - with this fun matching game!
Get to know the Four BOLD Brains and assess your current level of proficiency in each.
Discover a 360 view of your proficiency level in each of the BOLD Brain competencies.
Turn your 360 results into a concrete career plan with a one-on-one coaching session.
Leaders & HR Teams: Identify, develop, guide and retain talent with purpose and impact.
Build and exercise all Four BOLD Brains. Technical & leadership skills alone won’t get you there. To achieve long-term career success, you need Four BOLD Brains: Business Brain, Operating Brain, Leadership Brain, Domain Brain.
Have a plan and make it happen. You won’t develop the right BOLD Brains by accident. You need a clear path, along with external sponsorship and internal grit to make it happen.
Utilizes broad ecosystem knowledge to think systematically, lead horizontally and generate unique strategies that optimize total business performance
Develops operating and decision-making mechanisms to deliver flawlessly and drive continuous improvement - without being in all the details, all the time
Develops talent as individuals and as a group, creates an engaging environment that inspires success and communicates with emotional intelligence
Combines a strong foundation of functional and product knowledge with humility and curiosity, to fuel a hunger for continuous learning and debate
Personalized, 1-on-1 assessment, career planning and ongoing coaching using the BOLD methodology. Gain an in-depth understanding of the BOLD Career Compass™ and develop your personal career plan.
Interactive group workshops using the BOLD methodology. Gain an in-depth understanding of the BOLD Career Compass™ and develop your personal BOLD career plan.
Individual or group sessions that equip you with the tools and skills you need to coach others through their BOLD Career Compass™.
"The BOLD content and sessions were really energizing! It’s already had an impact for me in how I view my role and influence. Thanks much for sharing this material. I will be sharing with other colleagues to help them shape their thinking and career paths. Pay it forward!"
"I’ve been through a few workshops like this in the past - the differentiator with BOLD is the solid content and easily applied principles. Thanks for bringing your education, skills, and knowledge to our team."
"The BOLD framework was very insightful and opened my eyes to a new way to think about potential jobs."
"Preparing for a C-Suite job interview, the BOLD framework provided a way to think differently about my career experiences and articulate how those experiences built the competencies necessary for success in my new senior leadership role."
Upstream HR Strategies is now an Authorized Partner, delivering individual and team assessments and workshops for Everything DiSC® & The Five Behaviors®.