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Little Black Book (Paperback)
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Little Black Book (Paperback)

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Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 15/06/2017
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Little Black Book: A Toolkit For Working Women is the modern career guide every creative woman needs, whether you're just starting out or already have years of experience.

Packed with fresh ideas and no-nonsense practical advice, this travel-sized career handbook is guaranteed to become your go-to resource when it comes to building the career you want.

Writer Otegha Uwagba takes you through everything you need to build a successful self-made career: from how to negotiate a payrise to building a killer personal brand, via a crash course in networking like a pro, and tips for overcoming creative block.

The Little Black Book is full of indispensable advice on how to thrive as a freelancer, and an entire chapter dedicated to helping you master the tricky art of public speaking.

With contributions from trailblazing creative women including acclaimed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Refinery29 co-founder Piera Gelardi, The Gentlewoman's Editor in Chief Penny Martin, and many more, Little Black Book is a curation of essential wisdom and hard-won career insights.

Whether you're a thinker, a maker, an artist or an entrepreneur, you'll find plenty of inspiration for your working life here.

'...a must-read guide for all creative women looking to navigate the world of work.' - Elle

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008245115
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 120 g
Dimensions: 165 x 111 x 12 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

`A must-read for anyone looking to be as prolific as Uwagba herself' Sunday Times

`Otegha Uwagba is one of London's new generation of female CEOs' Evening Standard

`Otegha Uwagba has the answer to all your creative career challenges...this book is a must-read guide for all creative women looking to navigate the world of work' Elle

`Avoids all the cliches of the "self-help" genre' Dazed

`Such a useful little book packed with knowledge, I definitely could have done with reading this when I went freelance back in 2014' Reni Eddo-Lodge, author of Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

`There's no fluff in here, it's all solid gold - recommend 100%' Emma Gannon, author of book and podcast CTRL-ALT-DELETE

`All you lot should get your hands on this. Currently on my way to do a speech and shitting myself, but Chapter 4 on public speaking is allowing me to breathe' Charlie Cuff, gal-dem / Dazed

`If, like me, you love talking and thinking about your career - and hope to constantly evolve it - this one is for you' Natasha Lunn, Red Magazine

`Buy this BRILLIANT book (especially if you're a woman in the creative industries, but basically buy it if you're anyone)' Elizabeth Day, journalist and author of The Party

`A hugely helpful read for working women in creative industries' Yomi Adegoke, co-author of Slay in Your Lane

`Inspiring, insightful, ambitious' Porter Magazine

`The book you've seen all over Instagram' NASTY GAL

`A travel-sized pocket book full of professional gems and expert advice' Fader

`Robust, sensible and calm advice... this is a useful and digestible guide to developing the creative career that will most suit you' A Little Bird

`Should be handed to every graduate instead of that piece of paper which, in many cases, amounts to sweet FA' Grace Woodward, Fashion & TV commentator

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Bought on line but not what I was looking for. I think it is better to go to shop and browse, you have a better idea of what you are buying.

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