9781935166016

Listen to Your Work : Job-Active Advice from A Battle-Scarred Mentor

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  • ISBN13:

    9781935166016

  • ISBN10:

    1935166018

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-04-15
  • Publisher: Parkhurst Brothers Inc Pub
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Summary

This is a guidebook for recent college grads or new hires who want to understand how companies work. Written by a long-time business mentor, the book will show you how to navigate in corporate waters or help you get a better job.

Author Biography

Collins Andrews has helped build some of the country's fastestgrowing companies, including Systematics, Inc. and Alltel Information Services, Inc, where he retired from senior management. A graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Rutgers University, Andrews earned his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt and an advanced degree from Purdue. He is a member of the Arkansas Executive Forum and a recent inductee into the Arkansas Academy of Computing. Andrews lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he is a frequent lecturer for leadership and management training programs. He heads Andrews Consulting, LLC.

Table of Contents

Introduction-Why You Should Read This Bookp. 11
What is a Mentor?p. 13
How Do I Get Started?p. 17
Chapter Summaryp. 25
General Business-The Role of Moneyp. 27
Chapter Summaryp. 38
General Business-The Role of Customersp. 41
Chapter Summaryp. 46
General Business-The Role of Employeesp. 49
Chapter Summaryp. 58
Teaming and Trust-The Basicsp. 61
Chapter Summaryp. 68
Communication-How Do You Do It?p. 71
Chapter Summaryp. 82
Humanity in Business-Humane Behaviorp. 85
Chapter Summaryp. 93
Humanity in Business-Personal Motivationp. 95
Chapter Summaryp. 101
Improving Your Valuep. 103
Chapter Summaryp. 108
Unwritten Rules-The Negativesp. 111
Unwritten Rules-Growthp. 117
Chapter Summaryp. 121
Unwritten Rules-Wealth Buildingp. 123
Chapter Summaryp. 126
Unwritten Rules-Dealing With Adversityp. 127
Chapter Summaryp. 132
The Bottom Linep. 135
Work Hardp. 135
Do Rightp. 139
Have Funp. 144
Chapter Summaryp. 146
Who Am I?p. 149
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