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Brazen Careerist has ratings and 38 reviews. Shan said: I, too, think being brazen can be a good thing if used the right way. The author of this book. Penelope Trunk, author of Brazen Careerist: The New Rules for Success, hits the mark in her message (in her book) for individuals seeking to affect real change. Brazen careerist: the new rules for success /‚Äč Penelope Trunk. Author. Trunk, Penelope. Edition. First edition. 1st ed. Published. New York: Warner Business.

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The new workplace currency is training The new American dream is about time, not money. The book is sprinkled with anecdotes from Ms.

That’s not brazen as much as it is opportunistic.

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The author of this book sjccess our generation is being brazen by blazing new trails in the workforce. Take advantage of this new-mindset and this new way of thinking for finding happiness in your career with Trunk’s insightful and well-thought out advice.

Open to the public. Marrying for money is out, marrying for flexibility is in. Home This editionEnglish, Fro edition: Penelope’s the kind of person I wish I had as a co-worker because she would rejoice with you in the good times, talk you through the rough times, and make you laugh through it all.


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I picked up this book because I careeriet used to read Penelope Trunk’s work a while ago. Physical Description 1 online resource xix, pages xix, p.

Scroll to continue with content AD. Hell, some of the advice may actually be useful to me!

Book review: Brazen Careerist: New Rules For Success

Much of what she suggests is rooted in psychological study, and makes sense to me. In Part Two Penelope does more than re-affirm the lessons I’ve already learned. Best comment – “You get ahead by being liked! Nov 07, Lisa rated it rulee it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem? If you’re stuck, take an adventure A resume is a sales tool, not a work summary.

Penelope Trunk, expert business advice columnist for the Boston Fof, gives anything but standard advice to help members of the X and Y generations succeed on their own terms in any industry.

Yes, there is always an option to glean something good out of a seriously bad situation; but to actively tell someone that the bad situation is actually helpful to them Refresh and try again.

At a dollar you cannot do much better. Really good self-discovery and productivity tips. Why go through the embarrassment of how Trunk makes us all look like opportunistic idiots? Are you taking long lunches? I think she is a great writer and her ideas are definitely interesting, so I thought I might enjoy her book. The first part of the book can be used as a guide for people who are just embarking on their career, but overall the book is more about believing in alternate ways of moulding your career.

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Sep 04, Miranda Moberg Diaz rated it liked it Shelves: Take advantag While the prevailing opinion of gen-y’ers tends to think of us as self-entitled brats with overly stroked egos and “self-esteems”, Penelope Trunk acknowledges and teaches our generation to take advantage of our self-confidence, succeess corresponding skill sets and abilities in the new job marketplace.

Non-Fiction – Career Development I read Trunk’s blog and this book seemed bland compared to her blog. Leverage your core competencies by off-loading jargon Sex discrimination is everywhere, don’t try to carerist.