The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace by Cy Wakeman
Know What Boosts Your Value, Kills Your Chances, and Will Make You Happier

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The key to understanding how your manager calculates your real value—and how to boost it

More than anything else, you need to understand exactly how your employer evaluates you, and your annual performance review doesn't tell the whole story. In The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace, Cy Wakeman shows how to calculate how your true value to your organization by understanding your current and future potential against your "emotional expense"—the toll your actions and attitudes take on the people around you. With Cy's clear, straight-to-the-point advice, you can confront and reduce your emotional costliness, become an invaluable member of your team, and even learn to love your job again.Reveals a formula for measuring your current performance, future potential, and the biggest detractor, your emotional expenseShares real-world advice for quickly boosting your value and becoming a highly-valued, sought after employee and teammateBuilds on the lessons in Reality-Based Leadership, Cy Wakeman's first book for leaders and managers

The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace is the essential guide for boosting your value, owning your career, and becoming the kind of employee no organization can afford to lose.


About Cy Wakeman

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Cy Wakeman (Omaha, Nebraska) is a dynamic, well-respected national keynote speaker, workshop facilitator, author, and trainer. Her background combines four successful business start-ups with 18 years working and consulting in manufacturing, banking, government, high-tech and healthcare. Cy has honed her Reality-Based Leadership philosophy as a consultant to top executives and organizations seeking to thrive in difficult times. She is a sought-after conference headliner, delivering over 150 keynote programs annually, and holds Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation from the National Speakers' Association, placing her within the top 3% of speakers worldwide in ability, income, platform, and audience review. She reaches an average combined annual audience of 450,000 and spends 250 days a year speaking and consulting. She will be the recipient of the 2012 Outstanding Leadership Award from the World HRD Congress in Mumbai.
Published April 16, 2013 by Jossey-Bass. 201 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Self Help. Non-fiction

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