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Title:
What men don't tell women about business : opening up the heavily guarded alpha male playbook
Author:
Flett, Christopher V., 1974-
Publication Information:
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
vi, 186 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"Published simultaneously in Canada."

Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Male point of view -- Who are you? -- Many business types -- Getting inside the head of the alpha male -- Things that drive men in business -- Female as a saboteur -- Bailing water: taking things personally -- Singing sirens: wearing masks -- Dead calm: putting ideas in question form -- Stranded: making excuses -- Walking the plank: declaring open war -- Loose lips sink ships: not keeping secrets -- Lost at sea: bringing personal issues to work -- You're waving and drowning: seeking external affirmation -- Who deserves a spot in the lifeboat?: expecting fairness in business -- Abandon ship: accepting poor treatment -- "Let me do all the rowing": trying to be liked and selfless -- "Here, you take the last life preserver": asking for what you want -- "Lifeboats in the back": developing a plan B -- "Welcome aboard!": understanding business endorsements -- Common questions that women ask -- Men: what makes a strong sailor? -- Getting promoted: taking command of your own ship -- Family versus career: with or without a crew -- Office relationships: sailing off course -- Emotional management: incoming tide -- Political correctness: navigating uncertain waters -- Manhandling: avoiding shark bites -- Hostile takeovers and general hostilities: battleships in combat -- Gaining respect: earning your sailing stripes -- Epilogue.
ISBN:
9780470145081
Format :
Book