Women Who Don't Wait in Line

Women Who Don't Wait in Line

Break the Mold, Lead the Way

Book - 2013
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" Women Who Don't Wait In Line is an urgent wake-up call from politico and activist Reshma Saujani. The former New York City Deputy Public Advocate and founder of the national nonprofit Girls Who Code argues that aversion to risk and failure is the final hurdle holding women back in the workplace. Saujani advocates a new model of female leadership based on sponsorship--where women encourage each other to compete, take risks, embrace failure, and lift each other up personally and professionally. Woven throughout the book are lessons and stories from accomplished women like Susan Lyne, Randi Zuckerberg, Mika Brzezinski, and Anne-Marie Slaughter, who have faced road blocks and overcome them by forging new paths, being unapologetically ambitious, and never taking no for an answer."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents: Fail fast, fail first, fail hard
Unapologetically ambitious
Don't worry if they don't like you
Follow your bliss
Be authentic
Building a sisterhood for the twenty-first century
Taking it to the streets
Publisher: Boston : New Harvest, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013
Branch Call Number: 658.409082 S
Characteristics: xxiv, 143 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9780544027787
0544027787

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