Nice Guys Can Get the Corner Office: Eight Strategies for Winning in Business Without Being a Jerk
- 8h 47s
- Charles C. Manz, Russ C. Edelman, Timothy R. Hiltabiddle
- Recorded Books, Inc.
Many people suffer from Nice Guy Syndrome—they're held back from higher levels of success by being too selfless at work. It's a tricky problem, because if you start to think that being nice is bad, it's easy to overcompensate with selfishness, intimidation, and intense aggression.
The founders of Nice Guy Strategies teach that nice is not about being weak or soft—that you can hang on to your morals, compassion, and sincerity and still get ahead. The key is to draw on eight practical strategies—the Nice Guy Bill of Rights—that will help you find the right balance.
In this Audiobook
Chapter 1 Self-Awareness: Know Your Strengths and Weaknesses
Chapter 2 Speak Up: Learn to Express Your Opinions and Be Heard
Chapter 3 Set Boundaries: Set Them and Respect Them
Chapter 4 Confront: Address Issues Directly and without Fear
Chapter 5 Choose: Makes Choices without Guilt
Chapter 6 Expect Results: Learn to Hold Others and Yourself Accountable
Chapter 7 Be Bold: Reach Beyond Your Comfort Zone
Chapter 8 Win: Compete and Succeed