MAKERS Moment

Shutting Down Naysayers

When Val Demings was promoted to sergeant, a few of her officers challenged her authority, but she quickly shut them down.

Tags: overcoming obstacles, workplace

Rough and Tough Rough and Tough
Val Demings
Integration and Racism Integration and Racism
Val Demings
The Most Important Weapon The Most Important Weapon
Val Demings
Bold, Aggressive and Focused Bold, Aggressive and Focused
Val Demings
Reducing Crime and Making Change Reducing Crime and Making Change
Val Demings
Running for Congress Running for Congress
Val Demings
A Sheriff and a Police Chief A Sheriff and a Police Chief
Val Demings
Love and Law Enforcement Love and Law Enforcement
Val Demings
The Secret to Having It All The Secret to Having It All
Val Demings
Shirley Chisholm's Unsurmountable Courage Shirley Chisholm's Unsurmountable Courage
Val Demings