Brag! has ratings and reviews. Peggy Klaus makes a persuasive case that self promotion is as valuable a career and business tool as any technical. Peggy Klaus is the author of Brag! ( avg rating, ratings, reviews, published ) and The Hard Truth About Soft Skills ( avg rating, 12 May Let’s face it – bragging is obnoxious, irritating, narcissistic, in bad form, I was excited to catch up with Peggy Klaus, renowned business and.

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The motto of this book is that if you don’t speak up yourself then who will?

Peggy Klaus (Author of Brag!)

Would you like us to take another look at this review? And as much as she says that “tooting your horn” a phrase I got sick of quickly is about being the authentic you, the “schmoozing” described comes across as more of the same self-serving type of networking, where one is always looking over one’s shoulder to see how a person could one day help them “get ahead.

klaks Here’s an example of what you can expect from this author: Soft Skills for Succeeding in a Hard Wor. The author definitely knew what she was talking brxg and I thought it was a great addition for anyone who wants to learn how to brag about themselves This is a very good read! Many people, especially women, don’t express their value –I’ve shared this with friends who need to show their wins to the world.


Episode 14 – Bragging 101 with Peggy Klaus

Like most things in life, the art of tooting your horn requires thought, time and practice. Klaus provides examples of both men and women who have learned how to “brag” and come out on top. Another takeaway I had is to be more excited when talking about myself. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My tastes are pretty eclectic, not what you’d expect from a Hasidic woman.

Aug 04, Tony Canas added it. Today’s young women, I hope, are learning that it’s okay to lead. A God in Ruins. Read reviews that mention peggy klaus tooting your own horn tooting your own horn without blowing self promotion brag bites horn without get ahead art of tooting read this book brag bag highly recommend real life job interviews bought this book practical advice wasted my time especially for women without sounding everyone else.

I must admit I did have a few “a-ha!

Read more Read less. As well as how to practice integrating it. Apr 13, Catherine rated it really liked it Recommends it for: The Euro Crisis For Dummies.

The Art of People. My big takeaway is that I need to come up with a written list of my accomplishments, talents, interests, etc. Oct 20, Maureen Buckley rated it it was amazing.

It’s a twenty page overview of how to brag. For most C-types, lots of words won’t help you be memorable. Think Like a Warrior: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. If you can ignore the fluff you can extract good tips on how to use humor and storytelling to share your key accomplishments brwg feeling uncomfortable. Rather than brag, or bore the listener with a litany of facts, the author suggests using language that tells a story.


Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I love this book because its unconventional and direct way of delivering jlaus.

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The title should be at least 4 characters long. She encourages all of us to have a “brag bag” of sound bites available whenever anyone asks – “So what have you been up to lately”.

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

Not Enabled Word Wise: Though the author speaks a great deal about the issues women face in taking credit for their accomplishments, she does also acknowledge that some men suffer from this problem as well. I would have liked more pegggy for people at lower corporate levels or even just entering the workplace. A quick read recommended by a learning solutions specialist at work.