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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Sheryl Sandberg; Nell Scovell
|Description:||xviii, 406 pages ; 20 cm|
|Contents:||A letter to graduates --
Introduction: Internalizing the revolution --
The leadership ambition gap: what would you do if you weren't afraid? --
Sit at the table --
Success and likeability --
It's a jungle gym, not a ladder --
Are you my mentor? --
Seek and speak your truth --
Don't leave before you leave --
Make your partner a real partner --
The myth of doing it all --
Let's start talking about it --
Working together toward equality --
Sara's story: I overcame my fear and ran for mayor of my town --
Allison's story: We are not leftover. We are leaning in --
Own who you are / by Mellody Hobson --
Nola's story: To understand my future, I had to understand my past --
Matthew's story: I learned to sit at the table --
Man up and lean in / by Kunal Modi --
Ursula's story: Where I was didn't define who I was --
Marie's story: I testified against my rapist --
Listen to your inner voice / by Rachel Simmons --
Ty-Licia's story: I learned to be myself --
Mana's story: I spoke out about my eating disorder and recovery --
Find your first job / by Mindy Levy --
Regina's story: Don't deny your dream --
Jessica's story: I negotiated for a raise --
Negotiate your salary / by Kim Keating --
Jana's story: A group to boost my confidence --
Sindhura's story: I took a risk and stepped on the gas --
Let's lean in together / by Rachel Thomas --
The beginning, not the end.
|Responsibility:||Sheryl Sandberg, with Nell Scovell.|
"Expanded and updated exclusively for graduates just entering the workforce, this extraordinary edition of Lean In includes a passionate letter from Sheryl Sandberg encouraging graduates to find and commit to work they love, and six additional chapters from experts offering indispensible practical advice for young people entering a competitive job market. Executive coach Mindy Levy provides tips on writing a resume, preparing for an interview and getting that first job. Consultant Kim Keating offers a step by step guide to salary negotiation, including how and when to ask for your first raise. Rachel Simmons, founder of the Girls Leadership Institute, encourages young people to listen to their inner voice. Mellody Hobson urges young women of color to own who they are. And McKinsey's Kunal Modi provides guidance for millennial men. Also here are twelve piercing personal testimonials from men and women all over the world who have found astonishing ways to lean in in their own lives, from Ghana to India to Harlem to the executive realms of America's most powerful corporations. Lean In for Graduates also provides the full text of the groundbreaking bestseller--more than a million copies sold--whose title became an instant catchphrase for empowering women: the book soared to the top of bestseller lists nationally and internationally, igniting global conversations about women and ambition. Lean In for Graduates provides a combination of inspiration and practical advice for a new generation, and like the original, it will change lives"--
- Women executives.
- Leadership in women.
- Women -- Vocational guidance.
- College graduates -- Employment.
- BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / General.
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