Whether you've just completed an MBA or you've been working the same job for a decade, this book will help you get to the next level in half the time Organized in two parts: the professional skills required for success, and the personal skills and traits that are also vital to getting ahead Identifies the fundamental building block for success, creating an easy-to-absorb handbook of the "basics" in business How to Get from Cubicle to Corner Office distils the lessons from a lifetime of executive experience into 29 keys to success that cut the corporate ladder climb in half, including tips on effective problem solving and communication, how to present yourself to your best advantage, and how to cooperate with co-workers to further your own success. The message is simple but empowering: you can become the employee everyone wants, the one who gets promotion, the raise, and the respect. Through real-life examples and practical suggestions, the author identifies these fundamental building blocks for success
Joel Weiss lives in Ohio, USA and has been in management for 50 years beginning as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Air Force, later becoming a Major as Director of Intelligence. Weiss is a former Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Vice President at Burger King Head-Quarters in Miami, Florida. How to Get from Cubicle to Corner Office is his first book. He is currently working on his second book, The Quotable Manager, due in 2006.