Antidotal Poetry for Career and Personal Success

by Marilyn Carroll



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 9/6/2007

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781434332776

About the Book

Antidotal Poetry for Career and Personal Success is a must read for anyone who has ever gone through an organizational downsize, corporate restructure, career or leadership challenge.  Whether one is contemplating career or personal changes or tying to regain footing during an organizational transformation will benefit from the insights and personal introspection generated by this work of self. The poems call for change and the betterment of mankind and organizational success.

Antidotal Poetry is the first of its kind focusing on career and personal success while creating a new poetic genre.  It is an easy read and those not normally drawn to poetry is sure to develop a new found appreciation for this form of knowledge exchange.  

This work delivers some power punches which are sure to the make readers seriously think about the importance of career planning, leadership and the rapidly changing organizational environment. The readers will consider things after reading the poems which they have never considered previously.

About the Author

Marilyn Carroll lives in the metropolitan Atlanta area. She is a Native of Birmingham, Alabama. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Organizational Management, specializing in Leadership with a focus in Global Management Practices at Capella University. She holds MBA and BS Degrees. She is a member of several professional organizations, including The Society for Human Resources, American Management Association and the Academy of Management. Marilyn has written several papers on talent management.


She is a Group Vice President with a financial services organization. She has over twenty years of management and leadership experience working in various organizations including a CPA firm, a Law Firm, a Healthcare organization, a Mutual Fund Company, and a Financial Services organization. She is the founder of Up-Next Coaching Career Consulting Services, a non-profit organization that works with High School graduates and college students as well as entry to mid-level career professionals on career development.


She is actively involved in the community serving as a member of the Georgia Court Appointed Special Advocates for children Board of Directors, and a committee member of United Way Women’s Legacy Leadership Team. She actively works on committees focused on serving students with disabilities.