Brazen Careerist has ratings and 38 reviews. Shan said: I, too, think being brazen can be a good thing if used the right way. The author of this book. Penelope Trunk, author of Brazen Careerist: The New Rules for Success, hits the mark in her message (in her book) for individuals seeking to affect real change. Brazen careerist: the new rules for success /‚Äč Penelope Trunk. Author. Trunk, Penelope. Edition. First edition. 1st ed. Published. New York: Warner Business.

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Succesz from Brazen Careerist What can I lose? I picked up this book because I had used to read Penelope Trunk’s work a while ago. Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: Transfer your debt and pay no interest for 18 months.

I had been planning on referring it to my friend, who has recently received his BA and is beating himself up about a lack of a career plan but seeing as he was just accepted to Princeton for a graduate program, I should probably just keep referring myself to the self-help section. Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”?

This single location in Western Australia: Life is too short to be stuck in a rat hole That said, she does offer good advice to job seekers about how to use resumes as a marketing tool and how to behave in an interview. And whether you agree with her or not, Penelope will give you some new perspectives on sexual harassment in the office, and on many other topics.


Make a strategic move to your mom’s house. Ofr ordered this book from my library simply because Fir am a member of the web site Penelope Trunk founded careerixt named “Brazen Careerist” and my daily updates from the site sometimes contain posts from Trunk’s blog.

Hmmm a lot of re-iterating the same ideas — some of which seem to be common knowledge for those of us who have interviewed, quit, got fired, and navigated through the social ladder at work.

Book review: Brazen Careerist: New Rules For Success

I missed all the drama and neurosis that is sprinkled among the career advice. Does your email make you look bad? Young people careeerist to know that success without extremely hard work and sacrifice is unlikely. Oct 22, Julie Fiandt rated it liked it. Really good self-discovery and productivity tips.

Brazen Careerist: The New Rules for Success by Penelope Trunk

That would be the Boomer Generation’s structure and Trunk attacks it no holds barred. Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait The book is packed with witty one-liners and hilarious antics from her past.

I would definitely recommend this to someone that is needing a confidence booster in their career. I enjoyed hearing her take sucecss things though. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Hell, some of the advice may actually be useful to me!


Whether Penelope’s career advice is fresh for you or old hat, there’s one thing that will make you love her book – it’s the humor.

If you change your mind, here’s how to allow notifications:. Guy Kawasaki, author of The Art of the Start “Take everything you think you ‘know’ about career strategies, throw them away, and read this book because the rules have changed. I think this book is geared more towards people who are just finishing college and entering the work force, but nonetheless had some useful tips for those of us who’ve been in the corporate machine for a while.

Don’t be supportive Electronic communication cannot enhance relationships you don’t have. Vrazen book was just what I needed. I guess I enjoyed the book. In Part Two Penelope does more than re-affirm the lessons I’ve already learned. If you think about industries with little age or generation bias i.

Mar 24, Jaireh rated it really liked it Shelves: However, the author suggests succsss brazen means moving in with your parents because you don’t want to earn your own way while you figure out what you want to do with your life.

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