BRAG! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It. Peggy Klaus, Author . Warner $ (p) ISBN Remaining quiet about yourself or, worse, downplaying your successes leads to being underappreciated, or even allowing others to take credit. Written by Peggy Klaus, narrated by Peggy Klaus. Download and keep this book for Free with a 30 day Trial.

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Is this what your program is all about? I didn’t want to sound like I was bragging and taking all the credit. This book is tootung of useful advice about how to make sure that your hard work and abilities get noticed by the right people.

They have little-to-no time or any real need to pay special attention to you. A last note about this book will be besides learning the art brab bragging, it also gives a resourceful tips for those who struggle with performance review and and will help with tips for those who need to pass job interview.

Especially before performance appraisals. Very few of us ever learn how to reconcile the virtue of humility with the need to promote ourselves in the workplace.

Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

Even seemingly stable companies can collapse overnight. Te only in her thirties, she had a tremendous amount of credibility in her field and a great deal of experience speaking at conferences.

Succinct gems delivered in an entertaining way This is a book that i know I will re-read many times. Whats more about it is that for me, this book really match with The Dip by Seth Godin. I would advise anyone to at least skim through the book and take a look at the Take 12 inventory.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. As children, most of us have at least one adoring fan who pushes us along, builds our ego and self-esteem: Unlike Patty, the junior banker who resisted telling others about her multimillion-dollar business win, Rebecca was excited and proud. At an informal gathering, when asked how long she had been in the business and what she did, instead of the typical “I’ve worked with my company for fifteen years and run its dairy division,” she responded: Let me show you how to talk about yourself in a way that is sincere and feels comfortable.


Dec 31, Sue rated it really liked it Shelves: Telecommunications didn’t know who I was. First, because he placed very little importance on making personal connections with his boss or senior management, they had no vested interest in him, brav than some guy making his numbers. As well as how to practice integrating it.

For example, she suggests that you develop a range of ‘brag bites’. Nothing earth shattering here, but a good reminder of techniques to implement.

Brag: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It : Peggy Klaus :

Overall, it’s a pretty good book, though as mentioned in other reviews the chapters are more about retelling client stories which is good for people who learn best through other stories.

It is hard to explain to non-lawyers, and I need to come up with a pithy and interesting way of saying it. How to formulate brag bites and bragalogues. Gee, wouldn’t have guessed. She was one of the few. By having a bagful of these, you can pull out the right one for each person or situation you encounter.

Maklum, sebagai orang Indonesia, apalagi kelahiran Jawa, gue kurang mahir dalam “menjual potensi diri”. Here are the keys to a good bragologue: I might have handed him some business.

Susie Della Rocca Humility is a virtue with biblical and spiritual roots that is taught the world over. At an informal gathering, when asked how long she had been in the business and what she did, instead of the typical “I’ve worked with my company for fifteen years and run brav dairy division,” she responded:.

And he said, toofing the next step? Get those things right, it’s a slam dunk! The audiobook version that I listened to is only 3 hours, so this is a “quick” read, which I appreciated.

Quite frankly, you sounded like a wimp. Just look at Enron and Arthur Andersen, among many others. As the following discussion so vividly demonstrates, it doesn’t matter what you’ve done; if you can’t sell yourself in a way that’s inviting to others, people shut down. I would have liked more examples for people at lower corporate levels or even just entering the workplace. It’s safer and much more appealing to be humble and understated.


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Unfortunately, the accolade is often framed in such a way as to bolster them, more adt you! I’ll never forget the national television images of thirteen-year- old Rebecca Sealfon, winner of the National Spelling Bee, screaming and leaping around the stage in triumph of her hard-won victory.

One key learning is that you need to do the pre-work and write it out paper, electronically and practicing the storytelling will help this become off natural. Then they were asked to talk a l Great advice here.

Early on we are taught humility for good reason. Paperbackpages. And that was, but don’t celebrate your own glory. I led off the meeting, but the senior person did most of the talking, and we tootnig a call yesterday and he’s giving us ten million dollars.

And I said, well, I’ll bring the portfolio manager and my senior banker with me and we’ll make an appointment. Bill’s lackluster bragging skills limited him on two levels. I think this is essential reading for anybody in the business world, especially those who are naturally shy and might be getting overlooked even though they’re doing a killer job. By doing so, you’re going to learn how to brag and get away with it!

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