Effective Immediately

Effective Immediately

How to Fit In, Stand Out, and Move up at your First Real Job

Book - 2010
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When you're new to the workforce, ambition and talent aren't enough--getting on the fast track to success requires much more.

If you're a recent college graduate or new hire, Effective Immediately shows you how to excel at your first job and jump-start your career. As an up-and-coming professional, you'll learn how to transform yourself from entry-level employee into skilled, invaluable all-star during your first year on the job.

Accomplished young professional Emily Bennington and her mentor, seasoned manager Skip Lineberg, empower you to:

* Establish yourself as a top performer from day one
* Use every task--even grunt work--as an opportunity to shine
* Earn the respect of your boss, colleagues, and clients
* Cope with conflict, mistakes, and toxic coworkers
* Land key assignments and gain greater responsibility
* Manage projects and lead teams like a pro

Packed with practical advice, useful resources, and wisdom from former newbies, this savvy hand-book gives you the tools, knowledge, and confidence you need to reach your highest potential.
Publisher: Berkeley [Calif.] : Ten Speed Press, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781580089999
Characteristics: xiv, 210 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Lineberg, Skip.


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