The Yellow Suit: A Guide for Women in Leadership

The Yellow Suit: A Guide for Women in Leadership

by Jacquelyn Gaines

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ISBN-13: 9780985050986
Publisher: Arrie Publishing Company
Publication date: 11/01/2012
Pages: 182
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.39(d)

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The Yellow Suit: A Guide for Women in Leadership 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great Read! Very Inspirational! Gives great insight of the coporate life.
HealthcareReader More than 1 year ago
This book is a must-have on any professional bookshelf. The chapters are concisely written, with humor and the directness any busy professional appreciates (but is often not afforded in many settings). I wish I'd had this to reference at different points in my career. Now that I have it, it is an easy, insightful, inspiring read that will undoubtedly be referenced over time.Jacquelyn Gaines is an inspiration both as a working mother (see her daughters letters at the end) and a leader.  This would make a great book to gift to staff!
ColleenO More than 1 year ago
I just completed Jackie's newest book. It is practical, easy to read and something I wish I would have had access to early in my leadership career. Jackie is transparent, blunt, funny and provocative in her testimonials and examples of workplace encounters for women in leadership. I found the letter from Jenni to be the most profound and moving part of the book. Jackie must be so proud of her girls--and what a great example she has set for them. I am going to share your book with my sister-in-law who is new, green and naïve to the ways of the working world....bless her heart! You'll be an inspiration to her, I am sure. Thank you for writing this much needed, candid look at the reality of being a woman in business and leadership!
Zumba More than 1 year ago
Refreshing and timely. A candid, insightful, invigorating, and thought provoking read from a health care advocate, administrator, and leader who continues to dispel "minority' myths and challenge the expectations of  the 'fortress'. Ms. Gaines demonstrates why and how she excels as a performance improvement coach for healthcare organizations by sharing her learning experiences as well as practical and (un)common sense observations and suggestions about leadership opportunities and realities in this new millennium.  A "must read" for folks (women and men!) who want to understand and (effectively) lead today's evolving workforce.  
Loves2Read1 More than 1 year ago
I read this book and instantly fell in love with it! It really showed me why I was having such a difficult time running my company. Jacquelyn is an expert in explaining how a lady should conduct herself when she is in a leadership role. And I used "lady" intentionally. I would definitely recommend this book to friends!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is very informative for both women and men. Easy to read and thought provoking.