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Main Title The first 90 days : proven strategies for getting up to speed faster and smarter /
Author Watkins, Michael,
Publisher Harvard Business Review Press,
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 824670757
ISBN 9781422188613; 1422188612
Subjects Leadership ; Executive ability ; Strategic planning ; Management ; Planning Techniques ; Organization and Administration ; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Careers--General ; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Leadership ; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Management
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  HD57.7.W38 2013 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/26/2013
Edition [Updated and expanded edition].
Collation xvi, 278 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-263) and index.
Contents Notes
"Since its original release, The First 90 Days has become the bestselling globally acknowledged bible of leadership and career transitions. In this updated and expanded 10th anniversary edition, internationally known leadership transition expert Michael D. Watkins gives you the keys to successfully negotiating your next move-whether you're onboarding into a new company, being promoted internally, or embarking on an international assignment. In The First 90 Days, Watkins outlines proven strategies that will dramatically shorten the time it takes to reach what he calls the "breakeven point"--When your organization needs you as much as you need the job. This new edition includes a substantial new preface by the author on the new definition of a career as a series of transitions; and notes the growing need for effective and repeatable skills for moving through these changes. As well, updated statistics and new tools make this book more reader-friendly and useful than ever. As hundreds of thousands of readers already know, The First 90 Days is a road map for taking charge quickly and effectively during critical career transition periods-whether you are a first-time manager, a mid-career professional on your way up, or a newly minted CEO"-- Prepare yourself -- Accelerate your learning -- Match strategy to situation -- Negotiate success -- Secure early wins -- Achieve alignment -- Build your team -- Create alliances -- Manage yourself -- Accelerate everyone.