Betting on You: How to Put Yourself First and (Finally) Take Control of Your Career


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Today, as businesses prioritize their bottom line over employee satisfaction and workers become increasingly isolated, the need to safeguard your well-being is crucial. And though this sounds intimidating, it’s easier to do than you think. 

Through tactical advice on how to approach work in a smart and healthy manner, which includes knowing when to sign off for the day, doubling down on our capacity to learn, fixing those finances, and beating impostor syndrome once and for all, Ruettimann lays out the framework necessary to champion your interests and create a life you actually enjoy. 

Packed with advice and stories of others who regained control of their lives, Betting on You is a game-changing must-read for how to radically improve your day-to-day, working more effectively and enthusiastically starting now. 

About the Author 

Laurie Ruettimann is a former human resources leader turned writer, entrepreneur, and speaker. CNN recognized her as one of the top five career advisers in the United States, and her work has been featured on NPR, The New Yorker, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, and Vox. She frequently delivers keynote speeches at business and management events around the world and hosts a popular podcast focused on fixing work. 

Laurie keynotes events all around the world and is featured on major media websites where she shares wisdom about HR, hiring trends, and technology. She lives with her husband and cats in Raleigh, North Carolina.
AuthorLaurie Ruettimann
Published Year2021
Page Count240
PublisherHenry Holt and Co.
FormatHardcover
SKU9781250269805-AMZ
ISBN9781250269805