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Nice Girls Just Dont Get It: 99 Ways to Win the Respect You Deserve, the Success Youve Earned, and the Life You Want
Nice Girls Just Dont Get It: 99 Ways to Win the Respect You Deserve, the Success Youve Earned, and the Life You Want by Lois P. Frankel, Carol Frohlinger 0307590461 9780307590466
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Nice Girls Just Dont Get It: 99 Ways to Win the Respect You Deserve, the Success Youve Earned, and the Life You Want by Lois P. Frankel, Carol Frohlinger

Offering the same brand of practical, no-holds-barred, expert advice that madeNice Girls Dont Get the Corner Officean international million-copy bestseller,Nice Girls Just Dont Get Itteaches us the skills we need to turn from a nice girl into a winning woman, not just in our careers but in our relationships, families, and everyday lives. Have you ever felt invisible? Taken advantage of? Reluctant (or unable) to articulate what you really want? If so, join the club. The nice girls club. Nice girls - thats right, girls - are those more concerned with pleasing others than with addressing their own needs and havent yet learned how to overcome the childhood messages cultural stereotypes keeping them from gettingtheir voices heard, their needs met, and the lives they want. This book will turn those nice girls into winning women. That is, women who factor their own needs in with those of others, confront those who treat them disrespectfully, maintain healthy and mutually beneficial relationships with appropriate boundaries - and as a result, are happier and more successful in every area of their life. In 2004, Lois Frankel blew the lid off so many of our long-held ideas about gender and success with her bestsellingNice Girls Dont Get the Corner Office, which went on to become such a huge phenomenon, the term nice girls has secured a place in our cultural lexicon. Here, Frankel teams up with negotiation expert Carol Frohlinger to bring this bestselling advice out of the workplace and provide a broader set of skills that any woman - whether a CEO or stay at home mom - can use to win anywhere, with anyone. Presented in the straightforward, digestible format that helped make Nice Girls Dont Get the Corner Office an instant hit, Frankel and Frohlinger outline 7 practical strategies and 99 supporting tactics that every winning woman should know. By the time youve finished reading this book, youll be able to: -Get your husband to do his half of the household chores ndash; without being made to feel like nag (or any other unflattering term typically used to describe an assertive woman) - Stop overextending yourself by taking on all the unpleasant tasks no one on your volunteer board, or your team at work will go near. - Win an argument with your mother in law about who will be hosting Christmas dinner - Have the courage to send back a meal that isnrsquo;t prepared the way yoursquo;d ordered it. - Confront a colleaguewho is shirking responsibility or taking credit for your work. - Convince a sales person to reduce a fee, waive a surcharge, or honor a store credit. - Question a doctorrsquo;s course or treatment or request a second opinion, instead of simply going along in order to be a ldquo;goodrdquo; patient. - Firmly but politely bow out of an extravagant vacation to celebrate a friendrsquo;s birthday that you simply canrsquo;t afford ndash; without feeling guilty about it And so much more. A must-read for anyone whos ever felt taken advantage of by a friend or family member, unappreciated by a spouse or partner, or exploited by a vindictive neighbor or co-worker, Nice Girls Just Dont Get It offers women the indispensable knowledge and skills to get the things they want, the respect theyve earned, and the success they deserve.

Author: Lois P. Frankel, Carol Frohlinger

Language: English

Edition: First Edition

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 320

Publisher: Harmony

Publication Date: 2011-04-19

Our Price: $4.09

ISBN: 0307590461

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