February 2022 Dealing with Difficult People Newsletter

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Last month we discussed Roberta Cava’s information about: Applying for a job based on her book What am I going to do with the rest of my life. This month we will be discussing



Are you one of the many women who have overpaid their dues in low-paying, low-status jobs as receptionists, clerks, and personal assistants? Were you not considered for a promotion you thought you had earned? And do you wonder “What am I doing wrong?”

Designed to help women succeed in business, How Woman Can Advance in Business analyzes the tradition of corporate gamesmanship in business. Roberta Cava interviewed over 700 managers to find out why they weren’t promoting more women. She shows how smart women often make crucial mistakes, only because they don’t know the rules of the game and how to play them. Here is tried and true advice on everything you need to get ahead.

Whether you’re planning to move out of a support position or are already climbing the corporate ladder, you will find this book an eye-opening and practical guide.

Chapters include:

Chapter 1 – On the home front

Chapter 2 – Why managers say they don’t promote more women

Chapter 3 – Games played in business

Chapter 4 -Career Goals

Chapter 5 – How to obtain the salary you’re worth

Chapter 6 – How to handle being overlooked for a promotion and other work-related problems

Chapter 7 – Problems of female supervisors

Chapter 8 – How to be a good supervisor

Chapter 9 – How to feel good about yourself

Chapter 10 – How to work effectively with male supervisors, peers and subordinates

Chapter 11 – Office and travel tips for new managers

Chapter 12 – Networking, mentors and affirmative action

Chapter 13 – Could you be a successful entrepreneur

Also: How to obtain career counselling

Roberta Cava started her career as a secretary and has been “climbing” ever since. She opened her first international training company in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada – her second in Maui, Hawaii and is now the owner of Cava Consulting in Queensland, Australia.

She has presented her seminars worldwide, including her most popular session: Dealing with Difficult People that has been presented to over 55,000 participants.

She is the author of 54 books and will be writing more.

To order her books:

Go to amazon.com then click ‘Books’ and under ‘search’ put Roberta Cava (which will bring up all of her books).

To contact Roberta or Cava Consulting, please send an e-mail to: