The Most Powerful Woman in the Room Is You: Command an Audience and Sell Your Way to Success (Hardcover)

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In The Most Powerful Woman in the Room Is You, Lydia Fenet takes you on her twenty-year journey from intern to managing director and global head of strategic partnerships at Christie’s Auction House. Lydia shares the revolutionary sales approach she has crafted over the years that has not only shaped her career, but helped her raise more than half a billion dollars for nonprofits around the world.

This is an approach that will empower you to sell your way to success in business and in life. For example, you’ll learn how to create your own “Strike Method” or signature move to help you feel confident entering any situation. Combining case studies and personal stories, Lydia also shares tips from some of the most powerful and successful women in business, fashion, journalism, sports, and the arts.

This book will show you how to take your career to the next level, whether it’s overcoming your fear of asking for something or bridging a wage gap. Lydia has been there and come back more powerful than ever. Inspiring and encouraging, Lydia’s hard-won advice will help you walk into any room with the confidence of a leader and motivate others to find their voice as well. Get ready to embrace your natural strengths, map your career, and take ownership of your life.

About the Author

Lydia Fenet is a global thought leader who has led auctions and raised over a billion dollars for nonprofits globally. Lydia takes auctions all over the world as a Christie’s Ambassador and the principal auctioneer for Broad Arrow Auctions. Lydia travels internationally as a keynote speaker inspiring people to unlock their sales potential and empowering women in the workplace. She is the host of the eponymous Claim Your Confidence podcast. She was named one of Gotham magazine’s most influential women and has been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, Elle, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Crain’s. She is the author of Claim Your Confidence and her widely acclaimed book The Most Powerful Woman in the Room Is You was optioned by Netflix. She lives in New York City with her husband and three children.

Praise For…

“We all agree that we need more women leaders—the question is how to get there. One of the answers is Lydia Fenet."

— Arianna Huffington, Founder & CEO, Thrive Global

“Lydia knows how to get the attention of a room immediately, gavel or not, so who better to write the book on how to be the most powerful, the most dynamic and captivating woman in the room than she."
— Martha Stewart

“Lydia Fenet shares the secret sauce all women need to feel empowered… the most powerful woman in the room really is you!”

— Barbara Corcoran

“With the help of her razor-sharp humor and her don’t-mess-with-me gavel strike, she can run a room like no one I’ve ever seen.”
— Mariska Hargitay

"The Most Powerful Woman in the Room Is You is an insightful, inspiring guide for women who are trying to claim their own seat at the table. Fenet’s frank, no-nonsense writing style and approachable tactics can’t help but inspire readers to reach for their own goals in new, bigger ways. ”

— New York Journal of Books
Product Details
ISBN: 9781982101138
ISBN-10: 198210113X
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication Date: April 9th, 2019
Pages: 288
Language: English