A straight-talking guide for the newest members of the workforce, with road-tested advice for landing a job, navigating the new world of work, establishing a personal brand, and getting the recognition (and money) you deserve. The whirlwind of job applications, interviews, follow-up, resume building, and networking is just the beginning. What happens after you've landed the job, settled in, and begun to make a difference-where do you go from here? What if you feel stuck in what you thought would be your dream profession? New York Times bestselling author Mika Brzezinski and producer Daniela Pierre-Bravo provide an essential manual for those crucial next steps. Earn It! is a practical career guidebook that not only helps you get your foot in the door; it also shows you how to negotiate a raise, advocate for more responsibility, and figure out whether you're in the career that's right for you. A blueprint for your future success, Earn It! features insightful and inspiring interviews with leaders in media, fashion, and business, recruiters, HR, execs, and kickass young female entrepreneurs like Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin of theSkimm, Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud, and Jane Park, founder of the cosmetic subscription company Julep.
|Publisher:||Hachette Book Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 5.70(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Mika Brzezinski is a co-host of Morning Joe, an MSNBC anchor, and the author of the New York Times bestsellers All Things at Once, Knowing Your Value, and Obsessed. She also serves as a visiting fellow at the Harvard Institute of Politics. She is the mother of two daughters.
Daniela Pierre-Bravo is a 26-year old DREAMer and a booking producer on MSNBC's Morning Joe.
Table of Contents
1 Daniela's Story 1
2 Getting Your Foot in the Door 19
3 Nailing the Interview 47
4 Navigating Your Early Career 67
5 Owning Your Voice and Cornmunicating Effectively 91
6 Embrace Your Advocating Power 117
7 Negotiating 101 150
8 Finding Your Purpose 170
9 Going Out on Your Own 210
10 The Way Forward 243
What People are Saying About This
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“Earn It! is gem for anyone starting out in their careers. Mika and Daniela have written a powerful step-by-step guide chock-full of advice from trailblazing women on how to achieve supreme success and power in any field.”