Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 6, 2009
As the state of the economy declines and unemployment rates skyrocket, recent college graduates and young professionals, managers, and leaders need tools to help them become strong contenders in a competitive job market. Executive Coach and Leadership Development Executive, Charles I. Story, uncovers key tactics to career success and more in his debut book release, "Success in Your Pocket or Purse: Its More Than Who You Know".
"Success in Your Pocket or Purse: It's More than Who You Know" is the first in a series of practical, quick-read books that focus on the elements and principles important to greater career success. It is a ready reference guide for individuals just getting into the workforce as well as for those who want to move to the next level in their careers. It is a book that you can take with you, in your coat pocket or purse, and get the advice you need on a real-time basis.
"I wrote this book because in today's job market, everyone is trying to discover the keys to personal career success," says Story. "Therefore, it is more critical than ever that individuals are armed with the tools to help them achieve their goals. Through this book, I wanted to have an opportunity to highlight these tools in a concise and readable way. I plan for other books to follow."
With over 25 years of experience in career and leadership development, Story realized there was a need for this information to reach the hands and minds of the next generation of leaders. The book explores important career-related topics such as "Networking", "Your Boss Is Your Customer", "Mentors", and more. Story explains, "My experiences have provided a particularly unique and practical view that enables me to offer keen insights regarding what it takes to have a successful career."
"Success in Your Pocket or Purse: It's More than Who You Know" can be purchased online at http://www.ecsgroupinc.com.
About the Author
Charles Story is the president of ECS (Exceptional Coaching Solutions) Group, Inc. ECS provides coaching solutions to businesses that want to develop and retain a strong base of executive talent. Charles has over 25 years experience in the career development arena. He served almost 13 years as president and CEO of INROADS, one of the largest career and leadership develop organizations in the country. He has worked with executives at all levels and understands the wide array of skills and competencies required to excel short-term and long-term. In addition, he cumulatively has more than 25 years experience as a corporate director and currently serves on the board of Briggs and Stratton and served as a director of ChoicePoint (1997-2008). Charles was born and raised in Richmond, VA and is a proud 30+ year resident of Nashville, TN. Charles is available for speaking engagements, seminar facilitation, and book-signings.
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