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By Barbara Moses. 1999
Workers today are changing how we think about the workplace by making choices that reflect not only economic considerations, but… also individual needs and desires. Today's workplace is more flexible, encouraging us to incorporate our personalities and creativity into our working life. Moses discusses what type of worker will be more successful in the future, warns against today's frenetic busyness, and shows what motivates the new worker and how everyone can profit from future work trends.
By Gayle Laakmann McDowell. 2011
A guide to win a coveted spot at Google, Microsoft, Apple, or other top tech firms. Learn what to study,… what career paths to consider, hiring procedures and how to make yourself stand out from other candidates. Covers key concerns like which extra-curriculars and other experiences look good, how to apply, how to design and tailor your resume, and how to prepare for and excel in the interview. 2011.
By Kate White. 2018
Bestselling author, professional speaker, and former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan, Kate White shares the nine core principles gutsy women need to… own their excellence, break the rules (or make their own), ask for what they deserve, and refuse to apologize for who they are and what they want. 2018.
By Tom Hopkins, Laura L Laaman. 2003
This focuses on critical selling techniques, from handshakes and clothing to networking and presentations. By observing three salespeople during their… transformation from skeptical to productive, this handbook helps individuals turn fear of rejection into confidence. 2003.
Most people spend the majority of their lives at work, and many not happily. To find your inner spirit -… what you truly desire to do in life - this book illuminates the path leading you to ultimately achieving your goals. Hansen will help you get there through exercises such as building a great resume, nailing the interview, and knowing whether or not to accept a particular job offer when it comes along. 2013.
Greshes moves beyond the basic skills detailed in numerous books over the years and instead focuses on encouraging listeners to… develop their work ethic, motivation, and a positive attitude. By employing Greshes' wisdom, expert and novice sellers alike will find new levels of success in no time. 2012.
By Adam Riccoboni, Daniel Callaghan. 2013
In an ultracompetitive marketplace, everything is a tough sell, and setting yourself apart from the crowd is a daunting proposition.… With this book, the authors provide an easy-to-grasp 10-step process for promoting that most important of all commodities - yourself. 2013.
Veteran media executive Joanne Lipman finds workable solutions that individual managers, organizations, and government can employ to make work more… equitable. Filled with anecdotes and stories from Lipman's own journey, this book shows why empowering women as true equals is an essential goal for us all, and offers a road map for getting there. 2018.
By Dawn Graham. 2018
Are you stuck in an unsatisfying job? In the wrong profession? An industry that just isn't a fit? This book… provides proven strategies that will get you where you want to go. 2018.
Gardner shows that firms earn higher margins, inspire greater client loyalty, attract and retain the best talent, and gain a… competitive edge when specialists collaborate across functional boundaries. Gardner, a former McKinsey consultant and Harvard Business School professor now lecturing at Harvard Law School, has spent over a decade conducting in-depth studies of numerous global professional service firms. Her research with clients and the empirical results of her studies demonstrate clearly and convincingly that collaboration pays, for both professionals and their firms. 2017.
By Richard E Boyatzis. 2008
Authors Richard Boyatzis and Annie McKee argue that today's leaders face unprecedented challenges that result in a vicious cycle of… stress and sacrifice. Here, they marshal decades of multidisciplinary research and hands-on consulting work to provide a practical framework for how leaders can create and sustain resonance in their relationships, their teams, and their organizations. Through vivid examples, the authors show how three key elements - mindfulness, hope, and compassion - are essential to enabling renewal and sustaining resonance. 2008.
Includes nearly 100 sample resumes in a variety of eye-catching formats, and 20 cover letters. Explains how to create a… concise and stylish resume using worksheets, and how to format and submit them electronically. 2006.
By Francesca Gino. 2018
From an early age, we are taught to follow the rules. But going along to get along comes at a… steep price for our careers and personal lives. Award-winning Harvard Business School professor Francesca Gino shows us why creative rebellion is essential at work and in life. 2018.
By Isabelle Lord. 2011
Un gestionnaire inspirant ne donne pas d'ordres, pas plus qu'il ne se fait "obéir". Il use d'influence plutôt que d'autorité… pour susciter l'envie de passer à l'action. Obtenez-vous les résultats que vous souhaitez avec vos équipes ? Est-ce que vos supérieurs vous écoutent ? Et vos collègues ? Bref, êtes-vous un gestionnaire inspirant ? 2011.
By Barbara Paquin. 2010
Vous cherchez un emploi? Vous rêvez d'une augmentation de salaire? Pratique, clair et utile, ce livre propose une multitude de… trucs et conseils pour vous aider à dénicher le job tant désiré. Vous avez déjà un emploi qui vous satisfait mais pour lequel le salaire ne vous convient plus? Ce guide vous aidera également à obtenir de meilleures conditions salariales et vous permettra d'atteindre le sommet de vos ambitions professionnelles. 2010.
By Florence Aubenas. 2010
By Dominique Perez. 2009
By Jenny Blake. 2011
A manual for every graduating student and young professional, featuring practical, actionable advice that helps people focus on the big… picture of their lives, not just the details. Provides tips, inspirational quotes and coaching exercises for every area of life including: Work, Money, Home, Organization, Friends & Family, Dating & Relationships, Health, Fun & Relaxation, and Personal Growth. c2011.
By Tess Vigeland. 2015
Inspired by a standing-ovation talk Tess Vigeland gave at the World Domination Summit, this account of her experiences walking away… from the security of a so-called dream job helps us re-evaluate what role work plays in our lives. 2015.