(Pdf New) [Make Your Moment] AUTHOR Dion Lim
This is an amazing book that can help anyone who want to be successful in their career whether you are just starting fresh out of college or looking to move up in your current professional role feeling stuck or lack the business acumen to push yourself to your full potential This book should be reuired reading for anyone who want to succeed in business or in their professional career The book is very easy to read and provides an amazing uide on how to handle potential issues and problems and importantly is how to tackle problems you may encounter and what to do about itAs women we often are very afraid to speak our minds and say what we really want to say This book will help how to encourage and build confidence and uide on how to communicate with people in the professional environment You may be in a field that is male dominated and need to find your way to finding success without feeling intimidated or
AfraidThis Book Is Very Well Written And Will Definitely Help book is very well written and will definitely help achieving success in your professional career and in business This is a must read and I highly recommend this book to every woman I know I m truly not a big "reader on any type of empowerment book but Dion is an awesome person I ve had the chance to meet "on any type of empowerment book but Dion is an awesome person I ve had the chance to meet person and I wanted to read this it s such a reat book part biographical part business acumen and part personal Imagine That! growth Women who work with men and need to understand other women better should read this book I really enjoyed it Thank you Dion Overall I found this book fresh honest and with sound advice While I m not a woman in my 45 years as a business professional I have often seen the discrimination and struggles Dion Lim speaks so intimately about Her writing style is done in sound bites but clear and to the point In all actuality the style made the advice memorable and easy to reference when looking for a topicThe foundation of the book is to move women in the work place out of theet me a coffee kitten mentality and into the rightful eual footing with male counterparts It is done with candor sometimes brutally honest life lessons from Dion s own life If You know a woman Elena's Conquest going into the work world this book should definitely be in herift basket Excellent source of sage advice I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review I was so excited to read this book because the author Dion Lim is a news anchor in the Bay Area where I am from I was already familiar with her so of course I jumped at the opportunity to read her book This book was full of incredibly useful career advice for women It doesn t matter what industry you are in her advice works for everyone The advice also isn t outrageous it s realistic The book is very accessible and well organized It is super easy to read and ets straight to the point which is practical for women who may be busy with their careers The use of bullet points in particular made the advice simple to digest The best part of the book is that she embraces her identity as an Asian American woman She uses her experiences to help shape her advice Some people might try to downplay who they are to appear credible but not her She stays true to who she is It s really refreshing to read a professional self help book from the perspective of a woman of color I hope to see of this because diverse perspectives are valid Overall I really recommend this book It contains a
great blend of personal experiences and solid advice I won this blend of personal experiences and solid advice I won this through a Goodreads Giveaway and am so happy i did As a real o King Alfred's Version of St. Augustine's Soliloquies getter in my own career i found this book really helpful and agreed with or Dion Lim is an Emmy award winning TV news anchor at ABC7 News in San Francisco Lim s playbook was written to help young women navigate through the workforce that is chaotic complicated and tough She highlights how to think on your feet in tough situations how to communicate your personal brand learning how to stand up for yourself and at what point it s ok to just walk away from a situation Lim pairs her meaningful advice with anecdotes from her own experiences in the world of TV broadcasting making for a uniue perspective MAKE YOUR MOMENT will help you master every awkward and ordinary situation you may face in the work. Award winning ABC news anchor Dion Limives women the inside track on communications strategies that make or break careers If the workplace is a battlefield for women this is the playbook they need Women face uniue circumstances on their road to success no matter age or experience what their oals are or industry Make Your Moment addresses a wide range of career and workplace scenarios and microinteractions you must master if you care about su. .
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W to stay interested when bored to tears listen and engage with empathytalks about eye contactways to eliminate fearsuse communication dexterity to solve problems and et what you wantmake online life work in your favorknow which battles to chooseknow which battles are worth fighting and then win themetcVery cool book not earth shattering vital to read itbut I think women with full time careers actually would enjoy this book If one of my female working friends in the United States here in Goodreads would like to "Read It I M "it I m to mail you my copy 35 4 stars The workplace is an auarium filled with betta fishDion shares her uniue experience as a woman and person of color which is a rare combination for career books making this an important addition to any business library She opens with her pain anxiety and mistakes in a field filled with those who choose to fight others to the death in order to reign supreme in the fishbowl Her vulnerability throughout makes her stories relatable reminding me of instances where I felt the same emotional ut punch While I didn t always agree with Dion eg It is completely okay not to forgive and eually as
Okay Not To Forget Inot to forget I came away with a truth that made sense eg In lieu of dedicating time to fixing a relationship with someone not deserving of it imagine the possibilities of where your energy can o instead Dion also made me consider how I want to handle different aspects of communication with uestions such as Is it ever okay to stroke someone s ego in order to achieve a common Portrait of a Starter: An Unhidden Story goal These debates make for areat book discussion Ultimately Make Your Moment is a uick read with actionable advice for how to communicate effectively I would especially recommend it for those early in their careers and for men to How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly--and the Stark Choices Ahead get a view of what the workplace can be like for minority womenMy top takeaways The knee jerk reaction isreat for TV bad for your career so train yourself to pause After waiting 1440 minutes I revisit the email and 100% of the time I never send the 1st draft Sometimes the most powerful reaction is none at all It s often best to be direct using a well phrased polite and blunt but not demanding message Have the courage to face someone head on and immediately Understanding other people s motives for their behavior leads to an understanding of why a particular exchange is happening 3 Steps of Problem Solving 1 Figure out what you want 2 Find solutions before problems 3 Remember it s not about you it s about them Complainers never win Always ask for a contact and keep in touch with people you meet The key for asking for something at work is to make your reuest in a way that showcases what you can offer and how the organization can benefit If you re comfortable with who you are and you can let others see that things will naturally happen Respect for others is respect for yourself Standing up for someone else is standing up for everyone including yourself Empower others to empower yourselfMy honest review was made possible by a copy from the author As a woman striving to become a better communicator in the workplace this book could not have come at a better time It s easy to advertise how self help books can change your life This one is not joke We have Dion iving us real life examples and walking us through all the steps I love structure I love lists and how to s and so I truly appreciated and valued this book for what is is I hope women and men out there read this novel and honestly if I had the money I would purchase a copy for my entire company
would all be to take something from itI have always been uiet reserved I am introverted and keep to myselfI ve always thought I needed to be talkative or speak my mind Dion reassured me that speaking my mind when only necessary can be beneficial and seen as a reat professional uality It s also knowing the best time to ive an opinion share thoughts and even sending those emails She ives Moonrise great advice and I m walking away with confidence than when I started reading it I recommend it to everyone and anyone out there who want to learn a little bit on the art of communicationRead of my book reviews and check out my latest on my blog at elliesinfinitebookscom. Along the way you'll learn how the author found her own voice as an American born Chinese woman in a traditionally white industry how she rose to national fame and the unexpected personal discoveries that have come with itIt's those day to day interactions that nobody teaches about in school or in corporate training that can make or break a woman's career Make Your Moment helps you master every interaction you'll face for ultimate career succe. Place and how to prepare yourself for future successI recentlyot promoted to a new role at work last month and I found that thisWe Would All Be
was the perfect time to pick up Lim s book I transitioned into an entirely differentthe perfect time to pick up Lim s book I transitioned into an entirely different and I was looking for some advice about navigating a new team dynamic I found her advice
be insightful especially about to communicate to your coworkers regarding something work related that may be upsetting you although I enjoyed hearing about her life and all of the craziness that she has to endure daily I love Lim s chatty writing style and her narratives about navigating life as a TV broadcaster I volunteered for a local TV station when I was younger so it was fun to Fallen Angel: The Passion of Fausto Coppi get the inside scoop of a professional TV broadcaster s life I especially found the More than a pickup artist detailing how to ask for something or how not to ask and stillet what you want incredibly informative I uickly learned that it wasn t actually about having the biggest voice but rather having the right one Dion Lim is a household name across America she s won award after award for her reporting and has broken through so many barriers for as a woman and person of colorAnd throughout the process she s learned a thing or two about communicating in the public eye and managing her coworkers behind the scenes And it s best to deliver this message while managing to retain poise professionalism and dishing out a little sass In this book she shares her most powerful lessons ones that changed the direction of her career and ultimately brought her to where she is today Eliminate your fear They pick their noses too Overall I uite liked this book It was short sweet and provided lots of life lessons many of which I can apply to my own career even though it so far from hers I really liked how it wasn t always success story after success story Fail your way forwardSometimes it takes one step back to bound lightyears forward Lim shared so many moments where she messed up and how she went forward after that It really helped balance out the book So are you ready Let s dive in A huge thank you to the author and publisher for sending me a free copy in exchange for an honest reviewYouTube Blog Instagram Twitter Snapchat mirandareads Make Your Moment The Savvy women s communication playbook for etting the success you want by Dion Limprovides examples of common workplace challenges describing how to navigate communications successfullysuch as handling awkward conversationsand thinking on your feet in tough times So why do I need this bookI haven t been in the battlefield of the workplace for 40 years I basically do nothing However this book fell into my handsand I started reading it for fun Dion Lim has a likable personality that comes through in her writing with an infectious energy about her She s sincere about what she is serious about yetTo Be Insightful Especially About
#has a reat #a Alien Alpha great of humor too along her straight talk She s a champion for women sharing thought provoking conflictsolution scenarios that are relatable I like how Dion thinks It is completely okay not to forgive and eually as okay not to forget I don t care how many books have been written on the subject or what Oprah has told us It s been drilled into my head to try to make amends whenever possible but sometimes other people s behavior is simply inexcusable A decision to stop engaging with someone who has caused issues for you may be the smart wise choice Dion tells us The beauty of communicating by not communicating is that the ball is in your court and you hold the ability to focus on moving forward and kicking butt instead of wasting precious time and mental fortitude on how you re oing to navigate around someone else s bad behavior Another nice side effect for choosing to cut off communication with those who don t respect you or your craft is that your own energy has room to move elsewhere Dion has reat common sense when it comes to people no matter what our socioeconomic backgrounds areshe says that we enerally share the same emotions and human responses Love happiness and hurt So no matter what our race or religion is it s not hard to find issues and topics that bind us Dion explores many interesting topics fromho. Cceeding in business This book covers crucial career skills including Thinking on your feet in the tough situations Networking beyond your league Handling awkward conversations with race and confidence Making online life work for you including shutting down bullies and rowing your audience Building inner confidence Communicating your personal brand Turning mistakes into opportunities Choosing which battles are worth fighting then winning them. ,