The Discreet Guide for Executive Women: How to Work Well with Men (and Other Difficulties) by Jennifer K. Crittenden, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
The Discreet Guide for Executive Women: How to Work Well with Men (and Other Difficulties)

The Discreet Guide for Executive Women: How to Work Well with Men (and Other Difficulties)

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by Jennifer Crittenden
     
 

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Inspired to extend a helping hand to ambitious women working in corporate America, a veteran executive offers honest, practical, slightly irreverent advice about navigating companies that are run and populated predominately by men: how to interpret their sometimes surprising behavior, avoid common mistakes, flourish with the good guys, deal with the bad guys, and

Overview

Inspired to extend a helping hand to ambitious women working in corporate America, a veteran executive offers honest, practical, slightly irreverent advice about navigating companies that are run and populated predominately by men: how to interpret their sometimes surprising behavior, avoid common mistakes, flourish with the good guys, deal with the bad guys, and nurture a wonderful, satisfying career in a non-traditional role.

Learn how to:
--build relationships with men one-on-one, in meetings, and after hours
--work a difficult room full of men and shine in the eyes of your male managers
--identify gentlemen, bullies, liars, and predators
--detect a glass ceiling and sidestep a misogynist backlash
--get noticed for your courage and common sense and be heard
--avoid classic pitfalls related to conflict, emotional behavior, and sex

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014008242
Publisher:
Whistling Rabbit Press
Publication date:
02/07/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
1,074,444
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Jennifer K. Crittenden - Raised on a farm in southern Indiana by an idealistic professor and a feminist homemaker, Jennifer was an unlikely candidate to graduate from a leading business school and enter corporate America. To her surprise, she excelled in her new world and spent twenty years building a scintillating career, rising from Financial Analyst to Chief Financial Officer, working for big pharma and biotech companies in the U.S. and abroad.

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