BRAG! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It. Peggy Klaus, Author . Warner $ (p) ISBN Remaining quiet about yourself or, worse, downplaying your successes leads to being underappreciated, or even allowing others to take credit. Written by Peggy Klaus, narrated by Peggy Klaus. Download and keep this book for Free with a 30 day Trial.

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Now, Peggy Klaus, top communication and leadership coach, has developed a program that will teach anyone to brag – and get away with it. Masalahnya, udah lama banget pengen punya buku ini. Therefore, the goal is for us to create the most valuable product that worth to be offered. I picked up this book because someone recommended it as a self development tool. The attitude you have can shine through the words you are saying.

I was an excellent student with a 4. I didn’t really know where to start, so I began talking to people on the f loor. When someone mentions that she heard about Bill getting the award for the most sales in oc Southwest, his boss says, “I knew the day he walked tootingg that I could whip him into shape.

Today, I am the proud head of a dairy division that is number two in profitability worldwide. Bill’s boss says, “Not off the top of my head,” and Bill misses another golden opportunity. Basically, I att the feeling of a job well done. Getting that balance right is tricky, and this book contributes plenty of ideas about how to achieve it. There was this guy who I had read about in the paper, so I wrote him and later called tootinb assistant, who said he wanted to meet with me.

Paperbackpages. I think this is essential reading for anybody in the business world, especially those who are naturally shy and might be getting overlooked even though they’re doing aet killer job.


Of all of those points, number 1 and 4 are what gets me excited about learning to brag because I have done exactly these myth and now that I know that, I can change. Jul 28, Joie Seldon rated it it was amazing.

It is hard to explain to non-lawyers, and I need to come up with a pithy and interesting way of saying it. In fact, it was inspiring, making me want to better myself and my self-promoting. Because bragging is not just for an extrovert, but for all. Points out how many of us, especially we women, diminish our accomplishments tootnig value for fear of appearing egotistical.

The idea lies in bringing out a new paradigm in which we are the product, nevertheless of where we work and how long we have already work, we are a product for employer. You could tell he was really proud of what he had done. She has a questionnaire to get you started and gives tips that seemed actually useful.

Brag: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

Even though Bill got the sales award, the boss took most of the credit. Mar 26, Remaining quiet th yourself or, worse, downplaying your successes leads to being underappreciated, or even allowing others to take credit for your achievements.

Like most things in life, the art of tooting your horn requires thought, time and practice. Oct 02, Cay Denise rated it it was amazing Shelves: Rather than brag, or bore the listener with a litany of facts, the author suggests using language that tells a story. I nursed this baby from beginning to end.

But look at this man’s reaction. It’s great if someone says something tootinb about yhe, but don’t hold your breath. It’s a twenty page overview of how to brag. He’s not making it interesting or fun for me to talk with him. And if Bill had mentioned to his boss his work with youth, a seed might have been planted. Great Book, Started seeing some benefits immediately. While The Dip intelligently describe how we can achieve our goals and going through the bad times with persistence, it somehow pass an important point of how can we enter into the road that leads to our goals.


And I said, well, I’ll bring the portfolio manager and my senior banker with me and we’ll make an appointment. Now, anyone can communicate with style and substance – in any situation – and walk away shining like the star they are. Even if you’re an ace at keeping your boss up to speed, remember, he or she might be gone tomorrow.

Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

Peggy Klaus has a great way of teaching brab to present your skills and successes to grow in your work environment. Puas banget bisa beli buku ini!

Bill, age twenty-one, a quiet, understated, no-nonsense type of guy, has yet to grasp the most basic rules when it comes to self-promotion.

This book is like exercise. Given the constant changes-mergers, management shifts, downsizing-you simply must let people in the organization know who you are and what you are accomplishing.

While I like many of the examples in the book, some seemed incredibly long. One key learning is that you need to do thee pre-work and write it out paper, electronically and practicing the storyt While this book had a cheesy Hollywood flavor, it did give good examples of bad and good storytelling. You need to act like your best self even with strangers on airplanes and even when you don’t feel like it.

I worked hard to get him on board, and it’s paid off.