By Connie Jakab

You have been referred to as to be harmful, no longer determined. Connie Jakab is a strength to be reckoned with. she's going to accept not anything lower than wholesale change-both within the approach girls view themselves in addition to the way in which society suppresses their lifestyles reworking capacities. lengthy might her cultural uprising final! -Alan Hirsch writer, Activist, Dreamer, and Honorary Member of the Sisterhood "Jakab had me at 'Visa invoice as middle monitor'! Connie Jakab has allowed her eyes to be opened to the fascinating trap of tradition, and during this booklet your eyes can be opened besides. caution: Don't learn it when you've got no purpose of being challenged or replaced. This trip is for the courageous of heart" -Margot Starbuck writer of the lady within the Orange gown, Unsqueezed and Small issues With nice Love tradition insurgent is a high-spirited and unapologetically no nonsense learn. With own tale, humor, and poignant perception, Jakab reminds us all to insurgent - to throw off the tyranny of opinion of the area and fearlessly be who we're made to be. -Shayne Moore, writer worldwide football mother and Refuse To not anything

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Performance comes first,’’ he said. ‘‘But relationships absolutely come into play. Take investment bankers, for example. These are very large firms that often service a particular industry. They are in the business. ’’ Rock-Tenn’s corporate strategy includes organic growth plans, as well as some inorganic opportunities, Bob said. These strategies are transparent to bankers, who are aware of the kinds of acquisitions the firm is interested in. c01_1 07/28/2008 19 What’s In It For Me (WIIFM)? 19 On a regular basis, investment banking firms who want to do business with Rock-Tenn will visit and share ideas about potential transactions that might interest the firm.

What do you have to show for it? Later in this book, we’ll discuss Return on Integration, Return on Impact, Return on Influence, and Return on Image—all quantifiable perspectives on investments in a critical soft asset: your relationships. What’s In It For Me (WIIFM)? You have to find ways to invest in others or make relationship currency deposits, as I cover in later chapters. Find ways to become an asset to others and in quantifiable measures, add value to their efforts. Those who understand the true value of a relationship will find a way to reciprocate—maybe not today, tomorrow, or this year, but reciprocity is a natural and undisputable law in the favor economy.

Patricia, who is a good friend of mine here in Atlanta, is directly responsible for a great number of CIOs having found their current roles. Yet, when she could have used their help for a charity fundraising event, an incredibly worthy cause, for whatever reason, she was reluctant to seek their support. What Patricia and all the other givers must realize is that when you give, you are making deposits—by doing for others— and those investments are perishable. You will lose on the opportunity to leverage those relationships and therefore will have zero to show for all of that generosity, other than self-gratification.

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