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Ambition Unboxed Career Cohorts Picks

Ambition Unboxed Career Cohorts Picks

Our past book club picks feature business & leadership books written by women packed with career-advancing insight.

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The Likeability Trap

How to Break Free and Succeed as You Are

By Alicia Menendez
Narrated by: Alicia Menendez
Length: 6 hours 46 minutes

Be nice, but not too nice. Be successful, but not too successful. Just be likeable. Whatever that means?

Women are stuck in an impossible bind. At work, strong women are criticized for being cold, and warm women are seen as pushovers. An award-winning journalist examines this fundamental paradox and empowers readers to let go of old rules and...

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The Gray Rhino

How to Recognize and Act on the Obvious Dangers We Ignore

By Michele Wucker
Narrated by: Christine Marshall
Length: 9 hours 28 minutes

The #1 English-language bestseller in China--the book that is shaping China's planning and policy for the future.

A "gray rhino" is a highly probable, high impact yet neglected threat: kin to both the elephant in the room and the improbable and unforeseeable black swan. Gray rhinos are not random surprises, but occur after a series of warnings...

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Lead from the Outside

How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

By Stacey Abrams
Narrated by: Stacey Abrams
Length: 7 hours

*This program was previously published as Lead from the Outside . This updated edition includes a new preface written and read by Stacey Abrams.*

"Abrams's own grit, coupled with her descriptions of much stumbling and self-doubt, will make [Lead from the Outside] touch you in a way few books by politicians can." โ€” The New York Times


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