Promote Yourself: The New Rules for Career Success
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: March 2013
Duration: 7 hours 56 minutes
How people perceive you has always been critical to a successful career. Now add in the Internet, social media, and the unrelenting hum of 24/7 business, and the ability to brand and promote yourself effectively becomes absolutely essential for young professionals to land the job, earn the raise, or get that much-deserved promotion. It is only with the ability to promote yourself that managers and executives can see Gen Y workers as invaluable employees, game-changing managers, or the people whose names are synonymous with success. So how do they stand out and get ahead? Drawing on proprietary research and countless interviews with the most dynamic professionals in business today, career guru and founder of Millennial Branding Dan Schawbel takes readers through his step-by-step process of creating unique personal brands and leveraging them to maximum advantage.
By basing these brands on the rock-solid foundation of hard, soft, and online skills that are essential to get the job done right and by knowing exactly what managers value, Schawbel provides every reader with the skills and message that they’ll need to get ahead today and for the rest of their careers.The subtle and amazingly effective art of self-promotion is the razor-thin difference between success and failure. Schawbel’s Promote Yourself: The New Rules for Career Success is the definitive book on the new rules for building an outstanding career.
“Schawbel’s book is a game-changer for any employee who is looking to get ahead at work. It reveals the skills and strategies that will turn you into a future leader.”--Stephen R. Covey, New York Times bestselling author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People