Roadmap to the Top with Carlene Szostak

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this training, learners will be able to:

  • Review the key steps for fast-track promotion.
  • Develop an action plan for success.
  • Describe the benefits to individuals fast track promotion.


“Fast tracking” your way up the corporate ladder is possible. A quick climb to the top can be difficult in many organizations, but with a “roadmap to the top” you will no longer be forced to follow a prescribed or single path. Learn the secret, magic bullets that will give you cross-functional visibility, organizational credibility, and the leadership opportunities to align yourself with both the people and projects that will make a difference; helping you to successfully “rise to the top” of your organization.



    • How is the enterprise environment changing?
    • What are the implications for projects?
    • What are the implications for talented people who want to advance their careers?

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Power Skills and Business Acumen PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Ways of Working PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials. *Please note that the asterisked row below applies to the PMI® Agile Certification Journey and includes Disciplined Agile® Scrum Master (DASM), Disciplined Agile® Senior Scrum Master (DASSM), Disciplined Agile® Coach (DAC), and Disciplined Agile® Value Stream Consultant (DAVSC) certifications.
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acumen Total
CAPM® / PMI-CP™ / PMP® / PgMP® 0 1 0 1.00
PMI-ACP® / Agile* 0 1 0 1.00
PMI-SP® 0 1 0 1.00
PMI-RMP® 0 1 0 1.00
PfMP® 0 1 0 1.00
PMI-PBA® 0 1 0 1.00
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acument Talent Triangle



Carlene Szostak

Carlene Szostak is a noted speaker, educator, author and business leader. No matter which hat she’s wearing, her goal is simple – to empower individuals to differentiate themselves and drive measurable results through game-changing actions. Throughout her career, Carlene has worked with organizations across a wide range of industries, from cyber security and manufacturing, to government and professional sports teams. Currently a principal of Quintina Solutions LLC, a global strategic organization, she helps organizations develop succession plans, manage projects effectively and build strategies for the future. When she isn’t working, you’ll find Carlene researching her next book, walking her dog and hunting down the perfect wave while sipping wine at sunset.


Training Information

17 September 2024
Start Time
1:00 PM
1 Hour


Member Price
(US$99.00 before 5 August)
Nonmember Price
(US$99.00 before 5 August)
Government Price
Student Price

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