Strategies for Women Navigating the New Corporate Landscape
Publication Date: January 2011
Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover
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Whether you're looking at the CEO seat, an executive manager slot, or a more intrapreneurial position, Career GPS has what every woman needs to achieve her career goals. An authority on career development, Dr. Ella L. J. Edmondson Bell, Ph.D., offers valuable guidelines and essential tips for maximizing a review, networking in a relevant way, and much more.
Combining Dr. Bell's knowledge and expertise with dozens of first-person stories from female achievers who rose through the ranks, Career GPS will guide women of all cultures, ages, and range of experience to success at every level in a dynamic new corporate marketplace.
Ella L. J. Edmondson Bell, Ph.D., is an associate professor of business administration at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth University. Coauthor of the groundbreaking Our Separate Ways: Black and White Women and the Struggle for Professional Identity, she has written for Essence magazine and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Newsweek, Working Mother, and other publications.
“Career GPS is a must-read. It will serve as the business coach you always wanted, offering timely advice on everything from landing a plum position to getting rewarded for a task welldone. ”
“[Bell] lays out strategies to help women maneuver their way to the top. . . . [She] also offers intriguing advice.”
“Career GPS serves as the business coach you never had but always wanted. From getting the job you want to getting noticed for the job you’ve done, you’ll find tangible tips for winning in the new world of work.”
-Lois P. Frankel, Ph.D., author of Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office and See Jane Lead
“Dr. Ella Bell and Linda Villarosa offer valuable advice about how to successfully compete on a global playing field, cultivate leadership, and manage your whole self. This book is a great add to any woman’s professional tool chest.”
-Carla Harris, author of Expect To Win
“If you are a woman who wants to get to the top of the house, you must read this book. Career GPS provides a vital road map for how women can navigate their way to the C-suite in a rapidly changing workforce.”
-Sylvia Ann Hewlett, economist and author, most recently, of Top Talent: Keeping Performance Up When Business Is Down
“Dr. Bell simultaneously lifts the spirit and gives down-to-earth advice, exercises and examples for mastering corporate life without abandoning who you really are.”
-Luke Visconti, Chief Executive Officer, DiversityInc