Boost your career : how to make an impact, gain recognition, and build the career you want / Sander and Mechele Flaum; foreward by Clarence Page
Book | Allworth Press | 2017
Available at Gateway-Elkhorn Campus General Collection (HF 5381 F5.948 2017) plus 1 more
xiii, 193 pages ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical notes (pages 177-179) and index.
Introduction: Get the Boost You Need
1: Build Your Platform for Takeoff
2: Fuel Up with the Support You Need
3: Project Ideas to Spark Your Ignition
4: Launch Your Impact Projects
5: Get Beyond Your Current Atmosphere
6: Up Your Speed for a New Orbit
Conclusion: A Propulsion System for the Long Haul
Many people spend years working themselves into the ground, only to be passed over for the promotions, recognition, and pay raises they deserve. Today, there is a new set of unwritten rules for getting ahead, and they are all about making an impact. In Boost Your Career, Sander and Mechele Flaum expose what many people have taken years to learn: Success depends on the "impact dynamic." Defined as projects that make a resounding difference in an organization, with the added benefit of impressing key stakeholders, the impact dynamic is what separates over-deliverers from average workers. Drawing on their many years in business in a variety of high-level roles, the Flaums teach readers exactly what they need to know in today's job market: how to identify opportunities and successfully lead projects that will propel their careers. Packed with real and exclusive stories from seasoned professionals, newbies in big roles, and entrepreneurs in a variety of industries, this book shares the hidden hurdles, aha! moments, and tips for getting ahead in a competitive environment. Whether you've been at the same company for twenty years, you're starting a new job tomorrow, or you own your own business, 'Boost Your Career' will make a resounding difference in how you view your professional role and frame your accomplishments.
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Flaum, Mechele, 1950- author.
Page, Clarence, 1947- author of foreword.