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Author Kramer, Andrea S., author.

Title Breaking through bias : communication techniques for women to succeed at work / Andrea S. Kramer, Alton B. Harris.

Publication Info. Brookline, MA : Bibliomotion, Inc., [2016]
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  650.1014 KRA    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  650.1014 KRA    DUE 08-04-20
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Description xxx, 226 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Understanding gender stereotypes -- The elephant in the room -- The apple in the room -- Part II. Conversations with yourself -- Managing the impressions you make -- Your attitudes matter -- Part III. Conversations with others -- Nonverbal behavior -- Spoken and written behavior -- Part IV. Communicating in difficult situations -- Difficult and tricky interactions -- Meetings -- Advocating for yourself -- Work and the rest of your life.
Summary Breaking Through Bias explains that it is the stereotypes about women, men, work, leadership, and family that hold women back, and it presents an integrated set of communication techniques that women can use to avoid the discriminatory consequences of these stereotypes
Subject Communication in management -- Sex differences.
Communication in organizations -- Sex differences.
Women -- Communication.
Sex discrimination.
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Women -- Vocational guidance.
Added Author Harris, Alton B., author.
ISBN 9781629561042 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1629561045 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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