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The confidence code : the science and art of self-assurance-- what women should know / Katty Kay and Claire Shipman.

Kay, Katty, (author.). Shipman, Claire, 1962- (author.).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District.
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Summary:

"Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before. Yet men still predominate in the corporate world. In The Confidence Code, Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key reason is confidence. Combining cutting-edge research in genetics, gender, behavior, and cognition--with examples from their own lives and those of other successful women in politics, media, and business--Kay and Shipman go beyond admonishing women to "lean in". Instead, they offer the inspiration and practical advice women need to close the gap and achieve the careers they want and deserve" --from publisher's web site.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 158.082 .K232c 2014 (Text) 37814003256287 NON-FICTION - NEW Book None 06/09/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062230621
  • ISBN: 006223062X
  • Physical Description: xxi, 232 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperBusiness, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-232) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
It's not enough to be good -- Do more, think less -- Wired for confidence -- "Dumb ugly bitches" and other reasons women have less confidence -- The new nurture -- Failing fast and other confidence-boosting habits -- Now, pass it on -- The science and the art.
Summary, etc.:
"Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before. Yet men still predominate in the corporate world. In The Confidence Code, Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key reason is confidence. Combining cutting-edge research in genetics, gender, behavior, and cognition--with examples from their own lives and those of other successful women in politics, media, and business--Kay and Shipman go beyond admonishing women to "lean in". Instead, they offer the inspiration and practical advice women need to close the gap and achieve the careers they want and deserve" --from publisher's web site.
Subject: Self-confidence.
Self-esteem in women.
Women > Psychology.
Success in business > Psychological aspects.
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