Mistakes I Made at Work: 25 Influential Women Reflect on

High-achieving girls proportion their worst blunders at work--and how studying from them lead the way to success. Named by means of Fast corporation as a "Top 10 booklet you must learn This Year."

In Mistakes I Made at Work, a Publishers Weekly best 10 company booklet for Spring 2014, Jessica Bacal interviews twenty-five profitable ladies approximately their hardest on-the-job moments. those innovators throughout various fields - from the humanities to finance to tech - display that they're extra considerate, useful and assertive as leaders simply because they discovered from their blunders, no longer simply because they by no means made any. Interviewees include:

• Cheryl Strayed, bestselling writer of Wild
• Anna Holmes, founding editor of Jezebel.com
• Kim Gordon, founding member of the band Sonic Youth
• Joanna Barsch, Director Emeritus of McKinsey & Company
• Carol Dweck, Stanford psychology professor
• Ruth Ozeki, New York instances bestselling writer of Tale for the Time Being

And many extra . . .

Ideal for millenials simply beginning their careers, for ladies looking to strengthen at paintings, or for a person grappling with problems with perfectionism, Mistakes I Made at Work positive factors interesting and mind-blowing anecdotes, in addition to counsel for readers.

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