From Cinderella to CEO: How to Master the 10 Lessons of Fairy Tales to Transform Your Work Life
PRAISE FOR From CINDERELLA to CEO
"The storybook Cinderella sits and waits for her prince charming to come. From Cinderella to CEO is a rewrite for modern day Cinderellas. This book tells women to climb on their own horse and ride to their destiny. It's full of great road maps on everything from how to survive a wicked boss to how to surround yourself with swans!"
--Pat Schroeder, former Congresswoman, President & CEO of the Association of American Publishers
"Cary Broussard has produced a great compass for women who are navigating their journey through work life. This is a primer that turns fairy tales into actionable road signs that will transform starry-eyed neophytes into seasoned professionals. This book is much more than a 'yellow brick road' map. It is an atlas that not only helps the reader plot her successful course; but, it also underscores ways for managing a successful career, as well as identifies road markers and landmines that could derail a career. It is a must read."
--Esther Silver-Parker, Vice President of Diversity Relations, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
"If you have aspirations to be successful and happy in your career, then From Cinderella to CEO is the book for you! Cary Broussard has decoded folklore and articulated a play-by-play game plan to help women win in the ballgame of business. And best of all, this fairy godmentor wisely refers to cutting edge twenty-first century thinking by interpreting business as pleasure!"
--Linda K. Bolliger, Founder & CEO, Boardroom Bound?
"From Cinderella to CEO offers something for everyone. No matter which rung of the corporate ladder you are perched upon you will appreciate Cary J. Broussard's fresh perspective on women in the workplace. Whether you are just starting out, mentoring a new hire, or thinking about starting your own business you'll look at things differently after reading this book. Broussard understands that while work styles may vary by gender, these differences complement each other and savvy employers and employees will prosper when both styles are encouraged to flourish."
--Marti Barletta, author of Marketing to Women: How to Understand, Reach, and Increase Your Share of the World's Largest Market Segment
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Broussard, an executive at a "traditional Southern-based" travel hospitality corporation, uses 10 fairy tales, their handsome princes and huntsmen removed, to illustrate ways women can find greater ... Read full review
Cinderella Picture Yourself at the Palace and Find a Fairy Godmentor
Snow White Whistle While You Work and Win Loyal Allies
Little Red Riding Hood Stay on the Right Path and You Can Fend Off the Wolf Yourself
Hansel and Gretel Find Your Way through the Forest to a New Job
The Ugly Duckling Paddle Your Way into a Group that Recognizes Your Strengths
Thumbelina Think Big Show Initiative and Do Well by Doing Good
Sleeping Beauty Be Inclusive and Wake Up to Your Full Potential
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Cary J. Broussard,Anita Bell
No preview available - 2005