Who Gets Promoted, Who Doesn't, and Why
10 Things You'd Better Do If You Want to Get Ahead
By Donald Asher
(Ten Speed Press, Paperback, 9781580088206, 176pp.)
Publication Date: May 1, 2007
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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Do your job, do it well, and you'll be rewarded, right? Actually, probably not. According to career guru Donald Asher advancement at work is less about skill sets and more about strategy. WHO GETS PROMOTED, WHO DOESN'T, AND WHY details exactly what puts one employee on the fast track to an exceptional career, while another stays on the treadmill to mediocrity.Whether you're new to the workforce or feeling stagnant and overlooked, this book is your ticket to advancement. Learn:
- why timing is more important than talent
- how corporations really make promotion decisions
- how to avoid career mistakes you don't even know you're making
- and the ten proven strategies for advancement regardless of your industry and experience
Career consultant DONALD ASHER is a featured speaker at more than 100 colleges and universities every year, coast to coast. A columnist for MSN Encarta and contributor to the Wall Street Journal's CareerJournal.com and CollegeJournal.com, he divides his time between Nevada and San Francisco.