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The Resource Nice girls don't get the corner office : unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers, Lois P. Frankel, PhD

Nice girls don't get the corner office : unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers, Lois P. Frankel, PhD

Label
Nice girls don't get the corner office : unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers
Title
Nice girls don't get the corner office
Title remainder
unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers
Statement of responsibility
Lois P. Frankel, PhD
Title variation
  • 101 unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers
  • Nice girls dont get the corner office
Title variation remainder
101 unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The New York Times bestseller, which has become a must-have for women in business, is now revised and updated in celebration of its 10th anniversary. Internationally recognized executive coach Dr. Lois P. Frankel teacher women how to eliminate unconscious mistakes that could be holding them back, and gives invaluable coaching tips that can easily be incorporated into social and business skills. The results are career opportunities women never thought possible and the power and know-how to occupy the corner office! Stop making "nice girl" mistakes such as: -Mistake #13: Avoiding office politics -Mistake #21: Multi-tasking -Mistake #54: Failure to negotiate -Mistake #82: Asking permission -Mistake #100: Smiling inappropriately. These and other behaviors are why NICE GIRLS DON'T GET THE CORNER OFFICE"--
Summary
Shows women how to stop sabotaging their careers and start getting ahead in their chosen professions, helping them identify ingrained habits and behaviors that may be holding them back
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223652
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DLC
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1953-
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Frankel, Lois P.
Dewey number
155.3/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
A nice girls book
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  • Attitude (Psychology)
  • Achievement motivation in women
Target audience
adult
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101 unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers
Label
Nice girls don't get the corner office : unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers, Lois P. Frankel, PhD
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-352)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Getting Started -- ch. 2 How You Play the Game -- 1.Pretending It Isn't a Game -- 2.Playing the Game Safely and Within Bounds -- 3.Assuming the Rules, Boundaries, and Strategies Are the Same for Everyone -- 4.Dancing Around Pregnancy -- 5.Sitting Out the Social Network Game -- 6.Overlooking the Importance of Mentors and Sponsors/Advocates -- 7.Working Hard -- 8.Doing the Work of Others -- 9.Working Without a Break -- 10.Being Naive -- 11.Pinching Company Pennies -- 12.Waiting to Be Given What You Want -- 13.Avoiding Office Politics -- 14.Being the Conscience -- 15.Protecting Jerks -- 16.Holding Your Tongue -- 17.Unwillingness to Capitalize on Relationships -- 18.Not Understanding the Needs of Your Constituents -- ch. 3 How You Act -- 19.Difficulty Transitioning from Nice Girl to Winning Woman -- 20.Failure to Prepare for Social Interactions -- 21.Multitasking -- 22.Ragging on Other Women -- 23.Being Too Thin-Skinned --
  • Contents note continued: 101.Taking Up Too Little Space -- 102.Using Gestures Inconsistent with Your Message -- 103.Being Over- or Underanimated -- 104.Tilting Your Head -- 105.Wearing Inappropriate Makeup -- 106.The Wrong Hairstyle -- 107.Inappropriate Attire -- 108.Sitting on Your Foot -- 109.Grooming in Public -- 110.Sitting in Meetings with Your Hands Under the Table -- 111.Wearing Your Reading Glasses Around Your Neck -- 112.Accessorizing Too Much -- 113.Poor Eye Contact -- ch. 8 How You Respond -- 114.Airing Your Feelings in Online Public Forums -- 115.Putting a Stamp on with a Steamroller -- 116.Holding a Grudge -- 117.Internalizing Messages -- 118.Believing Others Know More Than You -- 119.Taking Notes, Getting Coffee, and Making Copies -- 120.Tolerating Inappropriate Behavior -- 121.Exhibiting Too Much Patience -- 122.Accepting Dead-End Assignments -- 123.Putting the Needs of Others Before Your Own -- 124.Denying Your Power -- 125.Allowing Yourself to Be the Scapegoat --
  • Contents note continued: 24.Polling Before Making a Decision -- 25.Needing to Be Liked -- 26.Not Needing to Be Liked -- 27.Not Asking Questions for Fear of Sounding Stupid -- 28.Acting Like a Man -- 29.Trying to Be One of the Guys -- 30.Telling the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth (So Help You God) -- 31.TMI (Too Much Information] -- 32.Being Overly Concerned with Offending Others -- 33.Denying the Importance of Money -- 34.Flirting -- 35.Acquiescing to Bullies -- 36.Decorating Your Office Like Your Living Room -- 37.Feeding Others -- 38.Minimizing Your Emotional Intelligence -- 39.Being a Doormat -- 40.Offering a Limp Handshake -- 41.Being Financially Insecure -- 42.Helping -- ch. 4 How You Think -- 43.Thinking Like an Employee -- 44.Believing in the Myth of Work-Life Balance -- 45.Making Miracles -- 46.Taking Full Responsibility -- 47.Obediently Following Instructions -- 48.Viewing Men in Authority as Father Figures -- 49.Limiting Your Possibilities --
  • Contents note continued: 126.Accepting the Fait Accompli -- 127.Permitting Others' Mistakes to Inconvenience You -- 128.Being the Last to Speak -- 129.Playing the Gender Card -- 130.Tolerating Sexual Harassment -- 131.Engaging in E-Mail Wars -- 132.Going for the Bait -- 133.Crying
  • Contents note continued: 50.Ignoring the Quid Pro Quo -- 51.Skipping Meetings -- 52.Putting Work Ahead of Your Personal Life -- 53.Letting People Waste Your Time -- 54.Reluctance to Negotiate -- 55.Prematurely Abandoning Your Career Goals -- 56.Ignoring the Importance of Network Relationships -- 57.Refusing Perks -- 58.Making Up Negative Stories -- 59.Striving for Perfection -- 60.Nixing the Idea of an Entrepreneurial Venture -- ch. 5 How You Brand and Market Yourself -- 61.Failing to Define Your Brand -- 62.An Elevator Speech That Doesn't Go to the Top -- 63.Minimizing Your Work or Position -- 64.Undervaluing Your Consultative Skills -- 65.Using Only Your Nickname or First Name -- 66.Waiting to Be Noticed -- 67.Refusing High-Profile Assignments -- 68.Not Sitting at the Table -- 69.Being Modest -- 70.Inappropriate Use of Social Media -- 71.Ineffective Use of Social Media -- 72.Staying in Your Safety Zone -- 73.Giving Away Your Ideas --
  • Contents note continued: 74.Working in Stereotypical Roles or Departments -- 75.Not Soliciting Enough Feedback (or Ignoring It) -- 76.Being Invisible -- 77.Overlooking Opportunities to Re-Brand Yourself -- 78.Ignoring Your Legacy -- ch. 6 How You Sound -- 79.Couching Statements as Questions -- 80.Using Preambles -- 81.Explaining -- 82.Asking Permission -- 83.Apologizing -- 84.Using Minimizing Words -- 85.Using Qualifiers -- 86.Not Answering the Question You're Asked -- 87.Talking Too Fast -- 88.The Inability to Speak the Language of Your Business -- 89.Using Nonwords -- 90.Using Touchy-Feely Language -- 91.The Sandwich -- 92.Speaking Softly -- 93.Speaking at a Higher-Than-Natural Pitch -- 94.Trailing Voice Mails -- 95.Failing to Pause or Reflect Before Responding -- 96.Overrelying on One Communication Style -- 97.Ambivalence -- 98.Confusing Problem Solving with Complaining -- ch. 7 How You Look -- 99.Obvious Body Ink and Piercings -- 100.Smiling Inappropriately --
Control code
000051633427
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First revised edition.
Extent
xxiv, 354 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781455546046
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Nice girls don't get the corner office : unconscious mistakes women make that sabotage their careers, Lois P. Frankel, PhD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-352)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Getting Started -- ch. 2 How You Play the Game -- 1.Pretending It Isn't a Game -- 2.Playing the Game Safely and Within Bounds -- 3.Assuming the Rules, Boundaries, and Strategies Are the Same for Everyone -- 4.Dancing Around Pregnancy -- 5.Sitting Out the Social Network Game -- 6.Overlooking the Importance of Mentors and Sponsors/Advocates -- 7.Working Hard -- 8.Doing the Work of Others -- 9.Working Without a Break -- 10.Being Naive -- 11.Pinching Company Pennies -- 12.Waiting to Be Given What You Want -- 13.Avoiding Office Politics -- 14.Being the Conscience -- 15.Protecting Jerks -- 16.Holding Your Tongue -- 17.Unwillingness to Capitalize on Relationships -- 18.Not Understanding the Needs of Your Constituents -- ch. 3 How You Act -- 19.Difficulty Transitioning from Nice Girl to Winning Woman -- 20.Failure to Prepare for Social Interactions -- 21.Multitasking -- 22.Ragging on Other Women -- 23.Being Too Thin-Skinned --
  • Contents note continued: 101.Taking Up Too Little Space -- 102.Using Gestures Inconsistent with Your Message -- 103.Being Over- or Underanimated -- 104.Tilting Your Head -- 105.Wearing Inappropriate Makeup -- 106.The Wrong Hairstyle -- 107.Inappropriate Attire -- 108.Sitting on Your Foot -- 109.Grooming in Public -- 110.Sitting in Meetings with Your Hands Under the Table -- 111.Wearing Your Reading Glasses Around Your Neck -- 112.Accessorizing Too Much -- 113.Poor Eye Contact -- ch. 8 How You Respond -- 114.Airing Your Feelings in Online Public Forums -- 115.Putting a Stamp on with a Steamroller -- 116.Holding a Grudge -- 117.Internalizing Messages -- 118.Believing Others Know More Than You -- 119.Taking Notes, Getting Coffee, and Making Copies -- 120.Tolerating Inappropriate Behavior -- 121.Exhibiting Too Much Patience -- 122.Accepting Dead-End Assignments -- 123.Putting the Needs of Others Before Your Own -- 124.Denying Your Power -- 125.Allowing Yourself to Be the Scapegoat --
  • Contents note continued: 24.Polling Before Making a Decision -- 25.Needing to Be Liked -- 26.Not Needing to Be Liked -- 27.Not Asking Questions for Fear of Sounding Stupid -- 28.Acting Like a Man -- 29.Trying to Be One of the Guys -- 30.Telling the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth (So Help You God) -- 31.TMI (Too Much Information] -- 32.Being Overly Concerned with Offending Others -- 33.Denying the Importance of Money -- 34.Flirting -- 35.Acquiescing to Bullies -- 36.Decorating Your Office Like Your Living Room -- 37.Feeding Others -- 38.Minimizing Your Emotional Intelligence -- 39.Being a Doormat -- 40.Offering a Limp Handshake -- 41.Being Financially Insecure -- 42.Helping -- ch. 4 How You Think -- 43.Thinking Like an Employee -- 44.Believing in the Myth of Work-Life Balance -- 45.Making Miracles -- 46.Taking Full Responsibility -- 47.Obediently Following Instructions -- 48.Viewing Men in Authority as Father Figures -- 49.Limiting Your Possibilities --
  • Contents note continued: 126.Accepting the Fait Accompli -- 127.Permitting Others' Mistakes to Inconvenience You -- 128.Being the Last to Speak -- 129.Playing the Gender Card -- 130.Tolerating Sexual Harassment -- 131.Engaging in E-Mail Wars -- 132.Going for the Bait -- 133.Crying
  • Contents note continued: 50.Ignoring the Quid Pro Quo -- 51.Skipping Meetings -- 52.Putting Work Ahead of Your Personal Life -- 53.Letting People Waste Your Time -- 54.Reluctance to Negotiate -- 55.Prematurely Abandoning Your Career Goals -- 56.Ignoring the Importance of Network Relationships -- 57.Refusing Perks -- 58.Making Up Negative Stories -- 59.Striving for Perfection -- 60.Nixing the Idea of an Entrepreneurial Venture -- ch. 5 How You Brand and Market Yourself -- 61.Failing to Define Your Brand -- 62.An Elevator Speech That Doesn't Go to the Top -- 63.Minimizing Your Work or Position -- 64.Undervaluing Your Consultative Skills -- 65.Using Only Your Nickname or First Name -- 66.Waiting to Be Noticed -- 67.Refusing High-Profile Assignments -- 68.Not Sitting at the Table -- 69.Being Modest -- 70.Inappropriate Use of Social Media -- 71.Ineffective Use of Social Media -- 72.Staying in Your Safety Zone -- 73.Giving Away Your Ideas --
  • Contents note continued: 74.Working in Stereotypical Roles or Departments -- 75.Not Soliciting Enough Feedback (or Ignoring It) -- 76.Being Invisible -- 77.Overlooking Opportunities to Re-Brand Yourself -- 78.Ignoring Your Legacy -- ch. 6 How You Sound -- 79.Couching Statements as Questions -- 80.Using Preambles -- 81.Explaining -- 82.Asking Permission -- 83.Apologizing -- 84.Using Minimizing Words -- 85.Using Qualifiers -- 86.Not Answering the Question You're Asked -- 87.Talking Too Fast -- 88.The Inability to Speak the Language of Your Business -- 89.Using Nonwords -- 90.Using Touchy-Feely Language -- 91.The Sandwich -- 92.Speaking Softly -- 93.Speaking at a Higher-Than-Natural Pitch -- 94.Trailing Voice Mails -- 95.Failing to Pause or Reflect Before Responding -- 96.Overrelying on One Communication Style -- 97.Ambivalence -- 98.Confusing Problem Solving with Complaining -- ch. 7 How You Look -- 99.Obvious Body Ink and Piercings -- 100.Smiling Inappropriately --
Control code
000051633427
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First revised edition.
Extent
xxiv, 354 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781455546046
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
illustrations

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