Given the higher competition and constantly changing demands in today’s workplace, it is pertinent that one possesses a high level of workplace intelligence. This book provides direction for one to be effective in the workplace and successfully climb the ladder of success.
Upon starting a new role, there is every tendency to become laid back and lose the initial tenacity and motivation to work as time progresses. People tend to focus on routine tasks yet wonder why they get passed over during promotions.
This book, Workplace Intelligence lay credit for the fact that to become extraordinary in the workplace, one needs to go beyond the normal call of duties for a competitive advantage. This book not only equips you with such extra aptitudes but similarly steers you towards a path of higher points of merit in the workplace by touching on topics such as being a culture fit, working with emotional intelligence and professionalism, planning your exits, self-care, wellness and wellbeing, financial management, understanding how your role contributes to the corporate objective, navigating workplace politics, managing office romance, having and forming a symbiotic relationship with your accountability partner and also finding new ways of being a problem solver and solution provider. There is a mad war for Talents out there so one of the critical skills needed in the now of work is problem-solving and a value-adding mindset.
The purpose of this book, I believe is not only to better the lot of an individual in the workplace but also to equip the individual to be better in the workplace. It is a manual that I will recommend not only for young professionals trying to navigate their ladder of career success but also for experienced professionals who need that extra little spark to put them a cut above the rest. With the evolving now of work, your technical capabilities and experience might get you the job but having workplace intelligence coupled with the right attitude will help keep your job. Joseph did a fantastic job putting together this masterpiece. This book is a must-have for everyone aiming for career success.
Senior HR Professional, Author and Personal Development Coach