RULES OF THE GAME 
How to Win a Job in Educational Leadership

RULES OF THE GAME
How to Win a Job in Educational Leadership (Second Edition) 
Marilou Ryder, Ed.D. 
Delmar Publishing)
 
INSIDER TIPS AND TRADE SECRETS 
At last--a professional educator, having served in all leadership roles-- principal, assistant superintendent and superintendent reveals her "Inside Tips" and "Trade Secrets" to help you create a self-promotion plan, excel at the interview process and win job offers. Few books are written explicitly for the educator aspiring to move into school administration or current administrators desiring to move on to the next level. This book explains the promotion process from beginning to end within the context of five major areas. 
 
READERS WILL LEARN:
  • How to strategically plan for your next career move.
  • How to prepare letters of interest and resumes.
  • How to secure stunning letters of recommendation.
  • How to prepare for the high-stakes interview by developing “Interview Tactics.”
  • How to perfect a Winning Image.
  • How to persevere when the going gets tough as you approach the finish line.

RULES OF THE GAME:  The Workbook

 

The WORKBOOK is a companion guide book to help educational leaders navigate the job seeking process. This workbook offers worksheets and notebook pages adding greater depth and engagement for the applicant throughout the promotion process. The Workbook follows processes from beginning to end within the context of five major arenas:

PLANNING: Developing the Game Plan;

PACKAGING: The Art of Self Promotion;

PREPARING: Practice Makes Perfect;

PROFESSIONAL BRANDING: Protecting Your Winning Image; and PERSEVERING: Crossing the Finish Line.

 

The author highly recommends using this Workbook as a companion resource after reading the paperback full length version of RULES OF THE GAME: How to Win a Job in Educational Leadership.

© Dr. Marilou Ryder Author and Leadership Consultant