By Peggy Klaus
What’s the hard truth? Soft skills get little respect but will make or break your career. Master your soft skills and really get ahead at work!
#6370 Fortune 500 coach Peggy Klaus encounters individuals every day who excel at their jobs but aren’t getting where they want to go. It’s rarely a lack of technical expertise that limits their careers, but, instead, a shortcoming in their social, communication, and self-management behaviors.
In The Hard Truth About Soft Skills Klaus presents practical tools and techniques for mastering soft skills across the career spectrum. She shows you how to:
- manage your workload
- handle the critics
- develop and promote your personal brand
- navigate office politics
- lead the troops
- and much more!
Klaus reveals why soft skills are often ignored by employees, while employers place great emphasis on their importance to the workplace. This book is essential reading for anyone, regardless of whether they are just beginning their career or are experienced executives, who wants to take his/her career to the next level.
190 pages. Softcover. 2008. $16.99. SPECIALS: 10 copies for $154.95; 100 copies for $1,399.95.