Working for You Isn't Working for Me How to Get Ahead When Your Boss Holds You Back

ISBN-10: 1591843685

ISBN-13: 9781591843689

Edition: 2011

Authors: Katherine Crowley, Kathi Elster

List price: $20.00 Buy it from $3.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


The guide for anyone who deals with difficult authority figures at work. Sooner or later, we all have to work for someone we can't stand-whether it's an inept supervisor, an undermining department head, or an overly demanding client. When that happens, some people quit, some suffer in silence, and others cope by sulking, obsessing, or retaliating. But you can take charge of this crucial workplace relationship. In this book, Katherine Crowley and Kathi Elster, authors of the bestseller "Working for You Is Killing Me," offer concrete examples of bad boss scenarios and a proven four-step program for improving each situation: a[Detect - Identify how this person drives you crazy. a[Detach - Discover concrete actions you can take to reclaim your power. a[Depersonalize - Learn how to take a boss's actions less personally. a[Deal - Devise a plan to get what you need and move your career forward.
Used Starting from $10.26
New Starting from $14.21
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
SQL Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Excel® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
MS Word® 2010 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 9/28/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Katherine Crowley is a Harvard-trained psychotherapist, and Kathi Elster is a management consultant and executive coach. They run K Squared Enterprises, a training firm that helps clients manage difficult situa-tions in the workplace.

If You Can Detect It, You Can Correct It
Detecting Twenty Boss Behaviors (That Drive Us Bonkers)
Getting Out from Under Your Boss
Detaching from Twenty Boss Behaviors: Giving In Without Giving Over
It's Not About You...or Is It?: Assessing Your Boss Baggage Profile
Depersonalizing Twenty Boss Behaviors: Taking Out the Emotional Sting
Your Pain Ends Here
First Aid for Caregivers: Dealing with Twenty Boss Behaviors
Escape Routes for Extroverts: Dealing with Twenty Boss Behaviors
Intervention for Introverts: Dealing with Twenty Boss Behaviors
New Podiums for Wordsmiths: Dealing with Twenty Boss Behaviors
Medicine for Mellows: Dealing with Twenty Boss Behaviors
Final Thoughts
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.