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The confidence code : the science and art of self-assurance--what women should know

Author: Katty Kay; Claire Shipman
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperBusiness, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before. Yet men still predominate in the corporate world. In The Confidence Code, Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key reason is confidence. Combining cutting-edge research in genetics, gender, behavior, and cognition--with examples from their own lives and those of other successful women in politics, media, and business--Kay and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Self-help publications
Named Person: Women; Self-confidence.; Börngen
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katty Kay; Claire Shipman
ISBN: 9780062414625 9780062230621 006223062X 0062414623
OCLC Number: 870699051
Description: xxi, 232 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: It's not enough to be good --
Do more, think less --
Wired for confidence --
"Dumb ugly bitches" and other reasons women have less confidence --
The new nurture --
Failing fast and other confidence-boosting habits --
Now, pass it on --
The science and the art.
Other Titles: Science and art of self-assurance--what women should know
Responsibility: Katty Kay and Claire Shipman.
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"Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before. Yet men still predominate in the corporate world. In The Confidence Code, Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key reason is confidence. Combining cutting-edge research in genetics, gender, behavior, and cognition--with examples from their own lives and those of other successful women in politics, media, and business--Kay and Shipman go beyond admonishing women to "lean in."Instead, they offer the inspiration and practical advice women need to close the gap and achieve the careers they want and deserve"--

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"The Confidence Code belongs in the bagof every woman in America. It combines groundbreaking scientific research and firsthand accounts from the world's most powerful woman." -- Joanna Coles, Read more...

 
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