Striving to find the key to success beyond degrees and corporate experience, this business guide incorporates the perspectives of four business professionals and offers a vision of accomplishment based on leadership, communication, and resiliency. Practical tips for improving such business skills as writing, speaking, and marketing accompany more conceptual dimensions of success including maintaining integrity with colleagues, seeking out principled leaders, and following an inspired vision. Enhanced professional presentation, resiliency in change, and improved health are just a few of the benefits neophyte professionals can expect to build from incorporating this wisdom into their corporate lives.
Jerry Fletcher is the president of Z-axis Marketing, Inc., and the founder of NeXtworking.com. He lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Cheryl Matschek MS MH is the president of Soaring Horizons and Princess Publishing. She lives in Portland, Oregon. Al Siebert PhD is a director of the Resiliency Center. He has been featured on National Public Radio, "Today", and "The Oprah Winfrey Show". He lives in Portland, Oregon. Gail Tycer MS was a founding director of the Oregon Writers Colony and a delegate to the White House Conference on Small Business. She lives in Portland, Oregon.