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

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

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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
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014008242
  • Publisher: Whistling Rabbit Press
  • Publication date: 2/7/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 216
  • File size: 2 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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