This practical, timely book can be your coach in learning this essential workplace skill -- and the key to finding both happiness and success at work.
Ask... shows you how to plan to ask, the most effective ways to ask, the possible answers and what they really mean.
The book also tackles what to do if you are the one being asked.
The author, Priscilla Claman, is a recognized expert in the field of career coaching and organization behavior.
Using stories of people she has worked with, Priscilla illustrates each point clearly and makes it easy to apply the examples to your own situation.
Ask... is an essential book for everyone who works, whether you are straight out of school, an associate, a middle manager, or the CEO of your organization.
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Priscilla H. Claman is a human resources professional with extensive experience as a career coach, HR manager, and organizational consultant.
She has helped thousands of individuals to be happy and successful at work and has consulted to hundreds of organizations to make the best use of their people.
A former HR vice president of a major bank, she is president of Career Strategies, Incorporated, the Boston-based career planning and management consulting firm she founded in 1989.
Priscilla has written numerous articles and publications including: The Challenge of Change, with M. Douglas Adams, and The Benefits of Being Laid Off, with H. Scott Carson. She is a coauthor of What to Do With the Rest of Your Life (Simon & Schuster, New York).
Her views have been quoted in Fortune, Money Magazine, and The New York Times.Review:
"An easy read and full of useful information. I wish someone had given me this coaching earlier in my career!" -- Kathleen L. McGirr, Senior VP, Fidelity Investments
"This book can make a big difference to the opportunity, rewards, and satisfaction you find... if you'll only "Ask"!" -- Douglas Smith, Author of Make Success Measurable
"This book will change the way you think about your career." -- Monica Higgins, Associate Professor, Harvard Business School
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