Lean In for Graduates by Sheryl Sandberg

Lean In for Graduates

bySheryl Sandberg

Kobo ebook | April 8, 2014

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The #1 best seller, expanded and updated exclusively for graduates entering the workforce
 
This extraordinary edition of Lean In, by Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook and coauthor of Option B, with Adam Grant, includes a letter to graduates from Sandberg and six additional chapters from experts offering advice on finding and getting the most out of a first job; résumé writing; best interviewing practices; negotiating your salary; listening to your inner voice; owning who you are; and leaning in for millennial men. 

In 2013, Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In became a massive cultural phenomenon and its title became an instant catchphrase for empowering women. The book soared to the top of best-seller lists both nationally and internationally, igniting global conversations about women and ambition. This enhanced edition provides the entire text of the original book updated with more recent statistics and features a passionate letter from Sandberg encouraging graduates to find and commit to work they love. A combination of inspiration and practical advice, this new edition will speak directly to graduates and, like the original, change lives.
 
New Material for the Graduates Edition:
· A Letter to Graduates from Sheryl Sandberg
· Find Your First Job, by Mindy Levy (Levy has more than twenty years of experience in all phases of organizational management and holds degrees from Wharton and Penn) 
· Negotiate Your Salary, by Kim Keating (Keating is the founder and managing director of Keating Advisors)
· Man Up: Millennial Men and Equality, by Kunal Modi (Modi is a consultant at McKinsey & Company and a recent graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Business School)
· Let’s Lean In Together, by Rachel Thomas (Thomas is the president of The Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation)· Own Who You Are, by Mellody Hobson (Hobson is the president of Ariel Investments)
· Listen to Your Inner Voice, by Rachel Simmons (Simmons is cofounder of the Girls Leadership Institute)
· 12 Lean In stories, short essays by readers around the world who have been inspired by Sandberg

Title:Lean In for GraduatesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:April 8, 2014Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0385353863

ISBN - 13:9780385353861

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great read for young women This is a very inspiring read for young women who are just starting their career. Sheryl really gave powerful stories and stats to encourage young women to start making their voices heard.I would also recommend "Unfinished Business" by Anne-Marie Slaughter. They complement each other in many aspects.
Date published: 2017-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very inspiring This is a book that I enjoy reading every single chapter. It is very inspiring and it pushes you to believe in yourself. I recommend it to every graduate!
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from loved this! this book is a must for everyone! Really helps graduates get on the right track when building their careers
Date published: 2016-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I want to give this to every graduate I know! This is definitely one of my top recommendations for anyone shopping for graduation gifts. I wish I had read this before I graduated! This book pushed me to reevaluate how I have been approaching my career and my everyday interactions. In particular, the chapters on 'The Leadership Ambition Gap' and 'It's a Jungle Gym, Not a Ladder' really got me thinking. I appreciated how Sheryl Sandberg's personal anecdotes were thoughtfully linked to current research and to the stories of people living in different circumstances. And the added stories/chapters (I'm assuming these weren't in the original Lean In) written by other leaders provided a fascinating range of perspectives on what "leaning in" can mean for different people.
Date published: 2016-04-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from THE book to read if you are a young women starting your career! Looking for a good non-fiction read that is thought provoking and helps put your career in focus at the same time? This is the book to read. Sandberg's writing is clear and evidenced-based; showing that women need to not only take control as they navigate their careers but also be cognoscente of the barriers that they face based solely on gender. I've been reading this book on the subway to and from work every day and it has definitely changed the way I start my day at the office.
Date published: 2014-05-12