How to Go to Work

How to Go to Work The Honest Advice No One Ever Tells You at the Start of Your Career

Paperback (06 Feb 2020) | English

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'I wish I'd had this resource when I was growing up and starting work' Dr Radha, BBC Radio 1

'This is truly life changing. It should be standard issue to every teenager' Tamsin Blanchard, The Guardian

Your first job. It's a daunting prospect isn't it? But it doesn't need to be.
Whether you are on your first Saturday shift, about to start an apprenticeship or climbing the leadership ladder, this is your indispensable guide to surviving and thriving at work.

In this insightful, informative and funny book, founding CEO Lucy Clayton and education policy advisor Steven Haines show us what really matters and how to make the best beginning. From dealing with your mistakes to celebrating your successes, from making an impression on day one to building your resilience and protecting your values - How to Go to Work is packed full of all the vital advice you need to jump-start your fledgling career. Drawing on the collective wisdom of CEOs. creatives, scientists, activists and professionals in every industry, this is all you need to know about how to go to work.

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Penguin Books

Penguin Books

The first ten paperback Penguin books appeared in 1935 costing 6d each (the price of a packet of cigarettes). Since then the Penguin list has developed enormously, but still aims to bring the best writing to the widest possible audience. Penguin Paperbacks now range from Booker Prize-winning contemporary authors, to mass market bestsellers, with successful history, biography and general non-fiction as well.

Book information

ISBN: 9780241399460
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint: Penguin Books
Pub date:
DEWEY: 331.702
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Sales rank: 15191
Number of pages: ix, 399
Weight: 230g
Height: 170mm
Width: 100mm
Spine width: 26mm