New York Times Bestseller ... 1 BusinessWeek Bestseller ... Wall Street Journal Bestseller• Pursue Your Passions• Take Risks That Are Calculated, Not Crazy • Achieve “The 360° Life” • Make Your Life a Grudge-Free Zone• Orchestrate Your Own SuccessThe bestselling guide to seizing opportunity in the workplace, from the woman at the pinnacle of the Hearst magazine empireEvery woman dreams of having a wise, funny mentor who understands the challenges she faces. Now, Cathie Black-one of Forbes's “100 Most Powerful Women” and Fortune's “50 Most Powerful Women in Business”-offers invaluable lessons that will help you land the job, promotion, or project you're vying for. You'll find out how to handle interviews, which rules to break, and why you should make your life a grudge-free zone. Filled with surprisingly candid, personal stories and advice, this is the only career guide you'll ever need.
In this guide for success in business, publishing executive Cathie Black recounts her experiences in advertising and publishing that brought her to the prestigious position as president of the Hearst magazine empire. Black describes how taking risks and making bold moves paid off for her (most of the time), and includes candid accounts of those "learning moments" when it was necessary to regroup and start again with a new approach. She tells what it was like to work with giants in her field like Tina Brown, Bonnie Fuller, and Rupert Murdoch, and talks about how she faced the challenges of balancing work and home. Black provides support and practical advice for key work situations, including interviewing--all intended to help prospective executives rise through the ranks more comfortably.
- Language + Art + Disciplines, Psychology, Business + Money Management
- Interpersonal Relations, Communication, Careers / General, Leadership
- Crown Pub
- September 9, 2008
- September 9, 2008
- Cathie Black