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The glass wall : success strategies for women at work - and businesses that mean business / by Sue Unerman and Kathryn Jacob

By: Unerman, Sue.
Contributor(s): Jacob, Kathryn.
Publisher: London, U.K. : Profile Books, 2016Description: xx, 248 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781781256947.Subject(s): Professional women | Gender equality | Professional development | Personal developmentOnline resources: Download as an eBook
Contents:
AMBITION: Ask for what you want; ask for what you need -- Ambition is a stranger to me -- Jostling the big boys -- Use frustration -- Feel the fear, then do it anyway -- Wherever you go, you take the weather with you. CREATIVITY: Borrow it -- Don't zig, zag -- Don't fear failure -- Tear it up -- Be naive. CUTTING THROUGH: Brand yourself -- Speak their language -- Ha ha - be funny -- Shhh - cutting through as an introvert -- Managing up - and sideways (that's your job too) -- Don't be a doormat -- Be seen. TROUBLE: Keep going -- Is sex a problem? -- Sex in the office -- The conspiracy of the sisterhood - kindness can kill -- Mean girls -- Know when to back down -- The burnout. RESILIENCE: Don't ask, don't get -- When to walk away -- The secret rules of work -- The numbers game -- The playbook -- Don't take it personally. ANGER: Power grip -- Odd one out -- Use advocates -- Go feral -- Play the long game. KARMA: Always on -- Be your best self -- Make a memory -- Pay it forward -- We're all human.
Summary: Provides women with tools to succeed in their careers, offering strategies to deal with sexism, miscommunication with men, and clarify ambitions. Examines resilience, how to get noticed and how to nurture creativity.
Item type Home library Call number URL Status Notes Date due Item reserves
Book Book Australia
209 UNE 2016 (Browse shelf) Available
Book Book Australia
209 UNE 2016 (Browse shelf) Available
EBook EBook International
EBL Ebook (Browse shelf) Link to resource eBook Available as an ebook here
Book Book New Zealand
209 GLA (Browse shelf) Issued 12/03/2019
Total holds: 0

AMBITION: Ask for what you want; ask for what you need -- Ambition is a stranger to me -- Jostling the big boys -- Use frustration -- Feel the fear, then do it anyway -- Wherever you go, you take the weather with you. CREATIVITY: Borrow it -- Don't zig, zag -- Don't fear failure -- Tear it up -- Be naive. CUTTING THROUGH: Brand yourself -- Speak their language -- Ha ha - be funny -- Shhh - cutting through as an introvert -- Managing up - and sideways (that's your job too) -- Don't be a doormat -- Be seen. TROUBLE: Keep going -- Is sex a problem? -- Sex in the office -- The conspiracy of the sisterhood - kindness can kill -- Mean girls -- Know when to back down -- The burnout. RESILIENCE: Don't ask, don't get -- When to walk away -- The secret rules of work -- The numbers game -- The playbook -- Don't take it personally. ANGER: Power grip -- Odd one out -- Use advocates -- Go feral -- Play the long game. KARMA: Always on -- Be your best self -- Make a memory -- Pay it forward -- We're all human.

Provides women with tools to succeed in their careers, offering strategies to deal with sexism, miscommunication with men, and clarify ambitions. Examines resilience, how to get noticed and how to nurture creativity.

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