Rogers’ Rules for Business-Women
How to start a career and move up the ladder
You can be a successful business woman with our author’s advice: dress nice, be friendly, and don’t chew gum. The tone is very paternalistic, boarding on annoying. You will be glad to know that Rogers states that “real” sexual harassment in rare. But, (there is always a but), be careful of giving sex signals to your male co-workers. They might get the wrong idea. This advice is basically a how to be popular at work. It seems somewhat light for the late 1980s, let alone the 21st century. Weed it and tell women to read the Ask a Manager blog or Harvard Business Review.