What's Stopping Me from Getting Ahead?

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April 21, 2010


Electronic book text, 208 pages


0071741275 / 9780071741279

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The 12 unconscious behaviors holding you back--and how to break them!

  • Builds on the success of books like What Got You Here Won't Get You There
  • Employees today are feeling more pressure than ever to perform at their best
  • Goldfarb was called to consult with GM and Chrysler during their recent management crisis

Robert W. Goldfarb (Boca Raton, FL) is founder and president of Urban Directions, Inc., and has written op-eds for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Readers' Digest.

Author comments

About the Author
Robert W. Goldfarb
is the president and founder of Urban Directions, Inc., a global consulting firm. For 30 years he has consulted with CEO's and supervisors at every level, coaching on manufacturing lines, in corporate boardrooms, on sales floors, at law firms, universities, hospitals, investment banks and government agencies.

His coaching has one objective: helping managers achieve their fullest potential by avoiding behavior that damages careers. Goldfarb has written on managing in a changing society for the op-ed pages of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and for Readers' Digest.

Prior to founding his consulting firm, Goldfarb served in line and staff positions at AT&T, Mobil Oil Corporation, Hofstra University and the National Urban Coalition. He graduated with honors from Columbia University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and holds an M.A. from New York University.

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