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Managers as Sponsors Toolkit Tool 1: Investing in Women Through Sponsorship—A Win-Win Opportunity, the first of seven tools in the Managers as Sponsors Toolkit, is inspired by key strategies and perspectives of leading executives who have experience sponsoring high-potential women. Tool 1, which can be completed online or printed out and completed offline, includes self-assessments by which users can determine their current sponsorship style. It also includes examples of core behaviors that managers can use to refine existing or develop new strategies to use with their protégés.