The Resource You're too smart for this : (beating the 100 big lies about your first job), Michael Ball, (electronic resource)

You're too smart for this : (beating the 100 big lies about your first job), Michael Ball, (electronic resource)

Label
You're too smart for this : (beating the 100 big lies about your first job)
Title
You're too smart for this
Title remainder
(beating the 100 big lies about your first job)
Statement of responsibility
Michael Ball
Title variation
You are too smart for this
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Your first job isn't all it's cracked up to be . . . You just spent $100,000 on a college degree to make photocopies. And your manager probably isn't even happy with them. Life at the entry level isn't about what school you graduated from, or even who you know. It's actually about paying dues and brownnosing and keeping your foot out of your mouth during meetings. You're Too Smart For This explains everything your college professors didn't: - Understand how college has no application to reality, or anybody living in it. - Come to terms with doing grunt work and smiling while being yelled at. - Get straight with operating on a team - putting personal interests second, for once. - Negotiate office politics, and recognize when to keep quiet (e.g., "the daytime"). - Earn the right promotion or transfer, instead of quitting and being poor again. - Locate a balanced work life, not based on social sacrifice and being hostile. You're Too Smart For This will help you get the hang of the working life soon enough. And even have some fun with it. Especially at happy hour
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Michael
Dewey number
650.1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Vocational guidance
  • Career development
  • College graduates
  • College graduates
  • Office politics
  • Work environment
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
You're too smart for this : (beating the 100 big lies about your first job), Michael Ball, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402235115
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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11434310
Publisher number
MWT11434310
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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You're too smart for this : (beating the 100 big lies about your first job), Michael Ball, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402235115
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11434310
Publisher number
MWT11434310
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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