Workplace Genie (Paperback)

An Unorthodox Toolkit to Help Transform Your Work Relationships and Get the Most from Your Career

By Natalie Canavor, Susan Dowell

Skyhorse Publishing, 9781510715257, 240pp.

Publication Date: June 20, 2017

List Price: 16.99*
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From time to time, many of us might wish for a genie to transform our workplace. But what if you yourself had that power? Workplace Genie shows employees, entrepreneurs, and virtual workers how to handle challenging work relationships in unorthodox ways. Melding the proven ideas of a communications expert and leading psychotherapist, this book gives readers a powerful new toolbox to connect with their own inner resources and understand other people's perspectives.
Readers will learn how to move past their own self-imposed obstacles, assess situations more realistically, and build positive long-term relationships. This book is an essential resource for those who want to take the initiative with confidence and:

Improve their own work environment by bringing out the best in other people

Reset relationships and overcome previous experiences that hamper success

Relate to their boss and coworkers better

Keep their cool when triggered by old insecurities

Armed with this essential toolkit, you will become your own workplace genie.

About the Author

Natalie Canavor has been a national magazine editor-in-chief, director of corporate communications, and award-winning writer for the New York Times and numerous business publications. She has been interviewed for PBS's Next Avenue and by Fast Company, among others. She also leads business communication workshops and advanced writing seminars for universities and has written four books, including Business Writing for Dummies. Natalie lives and works in New York City and Annapolis, Maryland. Susan Dowell, LCSW, is a psychotherapist and clinical hypnotherapist specializing in relationship issues and mood disorders. She is vice president of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and has trained health clinicians in clinical hypnosis for more than twenty years. Susan practices in New York City and Westchester County, New York.