Becoming the Boss: New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders

Becoming the Boss: New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders

by Lindsey Pollak


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062323316
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/16/2014
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 528,776
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Lindsey Pollak is a keynote speaker, corporate consultant, and internationally recognized expert on Millennial generation career and workplace issues. She is an official ambassador for LinkedIn and the author of Getting from College to Career: Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World. She also serves as the spokesperson for The Hartford's "My Tomorrow" campaign and chair of Cosmopolitan's Millennial Advisory Board. Forbes selected her career advice blog as one of the Top 100 Websites for Your Career. A graduate of Yale University, she lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I Learn

0.5 Catchup: Winning Friends, Moving Cheese, and Breaking All the Rules 25

1 Prep: Feeling the Fear, Filling the Tanks, and Perfecting the Pots 42

2 Be: Building Your Brand, Polishing Your Presence, and Dealing with Being Booped 60

3 Ego-googling, Hunting Moose, and Making Time to Tweet 89

Part II Lead

4 Listen: Choosing Your Method, Knowing Your Audience, and Becoming a Master of Meetings 119

5 Manage: Driving the Truck, Giving Out Trophies, and Closing Your Door Almost All the Way 159

6 Prioritize: Running the Marathon, Delegating Undictatorially, and Handling Stress Like a Buddhist Nun 215

Part III Last

7 Connect: Finding Your Champions, Networking Up, and Always Taking the Meeting 248

8 Grow: Getting Better, Falling with Style, and Truly Changing the World 275

Resources 293

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Totally amazing reads. This book is so informative that help me a lot. Thanks author for great book...