Work Rules!

Work Rules! : Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

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A New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller

Daily Telegraph, Huffington Post & Business Insider Top Business Book to Read

'Every year, 2 million people apply for a job at Google - so what's the secret?' Guardian

A compelling manifesto with the potential to change how we work and live, Work Rules! offers both a philosophy of the new world of work and a blueprint for attracting the most spectacular talent and ensuring the brightest and best prosper. The way we work is changing - are you?
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 153 x 197 x 29mm | 290g
  • John Murray Publishers Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1444792385
  • 9781444792386
  • 15,320

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Transform your team and your workplace - what you can do, starting tomorrow Fortune
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The real genius of this book is in busting myths about why Google works . . . the most important HR book of the year * CIPD * A window into Google's approach to management * The Times * Clearly written, evidence-based, with practical guidance and a cogent underlying philosophy, Work Rules! needs to rule the world of work * Jeffrey Pfeffer, author of Power * A remarkable book that reveals the secrets of becoming a talent powerhouse * Daniel Pink, author of Drive and To Sell is Human * Lean In for every manager * Library Journal * Captivating and inspiring * Huffington Post * Find a job you love and you'll never have to work another day in your life. Laszlo Bock, Google's senior Vice President of People Operations goes one better - improve the workplace you're in so that going to work is an enjoyable experience. Any business, big or small, local or international, can make these changes * Wired * Spectacular * Susan Cain, author of Quiet * Transform your team and your workplace - what you can do, starting tomorrow * Fortune *
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About Laszlo Bock

Laszlo Bock leads Google's people function, which includes all areas related to the attraction, development, and retention of 'Googlers', of which there are more than 50,000 in seventy offices worldwide. His revolutionary methods have transformed how Silicon Valley harnesses the greatest talent on the planet. During his tenure, Google has been recognized over 100 times as an exceptional employer, including being named the #1 Best Company to work for in the US and sixteen other countries. Laszlo has advised President Obama's Economic Recovery Advisory Board and the Office of Personnel Management, and been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, PBS Newshour and on the Today Show.
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6,320 ratings
4.16 out of 5 stars
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4 39% (2,471)
3 16% (1,002)
2 3% (191)
1 1% (60)
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