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Zhuo, Julie

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Summary: "Congratulations, you're a manager! After you pop the champagne, accept the shiny new title, and step into this thrilling next chapter of your career, the truth descends like a fog: you don't really know what you're doing. That's exactly how Julie Zhuo felt when she became a rookie manager at the age of twenty-five. She stared at a long list of challenges--from hiring to firing, from meeting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2019

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Pearson, Allison

Summary: Kate Reddy is facing her 50th birthday. Her children have turned into impossible teenagers; her mother and in-laws are in precarious health; and her husband is having a midlife crisis that leaves her desperate to restart her career after years away from the workplace. Once again, Kate is scrambling to keep all the balls in the air in a juggling act.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Pearson 2018

Bonney, Grace

Summary: Across the globe, women are embracing the entrepreneurial spirit and starting creative businesses. In the Company of Women profiles over 100 of these influential and creative women from all ages, races, backgrounds, and industries. Chock-full of practical, inspirational advice for those looking to forge their own paths, these interviews detail the keys to success (for example, going with your...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 BON

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 651 Bonney 2016

Summary: "All Alza Bennett wants is to get home to her estranged family for the Easter holiday. An auto mishap leaves the high-strung executive more than 700 miles short of her destination and standing on the doorstep of a grizzled, reclusive farmer named Lincoln, who's goal in life is to be left alone. After a deal is struck, the mismatched pair sets out on a three-day odyssey of misadventures along...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kelly's Filmworks 2013

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ba

Steel, Danielle.

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Summary: Running a successful fashion empire in Paris and New York that hides the pain of a failed marriage, Timmie O endures a sequence of meaningless relationships before a surprise bout of appendicitis places her under the care of alluring but married French doctor, Jean-Charles Vernier.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC STE

Steel, Danielle

Summary: The gripping story of a woman who loses everything-her husband, her home, her sense of self and safety, and her freedom. Sydney Wells's perfect life with her wealthy, devoted husband vanishes when he dies suddenly in an accident. Widowed at forty-nine, she discovers he has failed to include her in his will. With Andrew's vicious daughters in control of his estate, and no home or money, Sydney...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC STE

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Ste

Wolf, Alison.

Summary: Explores how the growing number of professional women have impacted society, considering controversial perspectives on how the definition of female success has changed in ways that may not be supporting a woman's best interests.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.4 WOL

Lichtenberg, Ronna

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 650.108 Lichtenberg

Summary: Part two of Ayn Rand's groundbreaking novel. The global economy is on the brink of collapse. Brilliant creators, from artists to industrialists, continue to mysteriously disappear. Dagny Taggart, Vice President in Charge of Operations for Taggart Transcontinental, has discovered what may very well be the answer to a mounting energy crisis, a revolutionary motor that could seemingly power the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2013

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD ATL RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD At 2

Lapin, Nicole

Summary: "Lapin draws on raw and often hilariously real stories from her own career -- the good, the bad, and the ugly -- to show what it means to be a "boss" in twelve easy steps. In her refreshingly accessible and relatable style, she first shows how to embracethe "boss of you" mentality by seizing the power that comes from believing in yourself and expanding your skillset. Then she offers candid...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 LAP

Summary: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids. When Kate gets handed a major new account that will require frequent trips to New York, Richard also wins the new job he's been hoping for and both will be spreading themselves even thinner. Complicating matters is Kate's charming new business associate Jack Abelhammer, who...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2012

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE I

Pearson, Allison

Summary: "Allison Pearson's brilliant debut novel, I Don't Know How She Does It, was a New York Times bestseller with four million copies sold around the world. Called "the definitive social comedy of working motherhood" (The Washington Post) and "a hysterical look--in both the laughing and crying senses of the world--at the life of Supermom" (The New York Times), I Don't Know How She Does It introduced...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEA

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PEA

Saujani, Reshma.

Summary: " There's never been a better time to be a woman. We live in an era when girls are told they can do anything. So why aren't we seeing more women rising to the top ranks of corporations and the government? Why don't our girls have more women in leadership roles to look up to? Women Who Don't Wait In Line is an urgent wake-up call from politico and activist Reshma Saujani. The former New York...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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Goodman, Allegra.

Summary: "...a novel about getting and spending, and about the substitutions we make when we can't find what we're looking for..." --inside cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOO

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOO

Friedman, Caitlin.

Summary: Women still don't have much of a road map when it comes to taking charge at the office, so the team who brought you the other Girl's Guides is drawing one. Friedman and Yorio will teach you to be powerful without being possessive, to be opinionated without being brassy, and to have a strong voice without micromanaging. You'll learn just how to own the role of queen bee in a positive way so that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan Road 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 FRI

Packard, Susan.

Summary: "The co-founder of HGTV shows how women can achieve their career goals using techniques of gamesmanship. New Rules of the Game provides insights, tips and direction to women in business, based on experiences from author and HGTV co-founder Susan Packard's own 30 year career, along with a dozen other prominent executives. Packard advocates for a revolutionary new perspective for businesswomen,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Perigee 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 PAC

Banks, Iain

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAN

Paxton, Shelley

Summary: "High-flying Harley-Davidson executive Shelley Paxton had an enviable life by most measures - money, travel, excitement. Yet the trappings of success hid a growing discontent, which spiraled into addiction, divorce and despair before a long-overdue breakforced her to face all the fears and dreams she'd been ignoring. She left a 26-year corporate career and took a "Soulbattical" - a deeply...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Steel, Danielle.

Summary: Running a successful fashion empire in Paris and New York that hides the pain of a failed marriage, Timmie O'Neill endures a sequence of meaningless relationships before a surprise bout of appendicitis places her under the care of alluring but married French doctor, Jean-Charles Vernier.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Steel 2013

Tarr-Whelan, Linda.

Contents: Introduction: More women leaders, better leadership -- The 30% solution -- Modern myths and stereotypes -- The everywoman quiz -- Breaking out of the box -- Today's transformational leader -- Starting right here, right now -- Making women's power visible -- Lifting as we climb -- Wedging the door open -- Together, we rise -- Conclusion: Dreaming bigger dreams.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 TAR

Beers, Charlotte.

Summary: Advises women on how to reach previously unattainable leadership positions, explaining how they can build strategic relationships at higher levels of management while making the most of their knowledge, experience, and talents.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vanguard Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 BEE

Levine, Alison.

Summary: A polar explorer and mountaineer uses her experiences to develop a set of modern leadership principles that will inspire business "climbers" to reach their peaks.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 LEV

Deaver, Jeffery.

Summary: ""Gabriela McKenzie's daughter has been kidnapped. In exchange for her safe return, her abductors demand two things: $400,000 in cash, and a document known only as the October List." --

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Deaver 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS DEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DEA

Due, Tananarive

Summary: A fictional biography chronicles the story of Madame C.J. Walker, who rose from the poverty of her former slave parents to found a marketing empire that made her America's first Black female millionaire.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Pub. Group 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUE