Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job into Your Dream Career

Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job into Your Dream Career

by Lauren Berger

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062307309
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 04/22/2014
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 591,122
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Lauren Berger is arguably the nation's most in-demand career and internship expert. She is the CEO and founder of the top-internship website www.internqueen.com as well as www.laurenbergerinc.com. Her first book, All Work, No Pay, is a national campus bestseller. Berger has been featured on Today, Fox & Friends, Marie, the Hallmark Channel, and other media outlets. She has also appeared in the New York Times and Seventeen.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction: The Start of Something xiii

1 My Rules for the Workplace 1

2 The Actual Work 27

3 Organize, Prioritize, Maximinze, and Other -ize Words 51

4 How to Work Your Personal Brand 79

5 Relationships and Schmoozing 93

6 Oops, I Did It Again 131

7 Channel Your Inner Entrepreneur 149

8 I'm Just Too Busy ... Always 157

9 Your Money, Your Finances, Your Life 177

10 Time to get Personal 195

Epilogue 209

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