We live in a world obsessed with ratings. We prefer to purchase 5-star products, read 5-star books, eat at 5-star restaurants, and watch 5-star movies. If you can relate to any of the following scenarios, you’re not about to give your career, as it stands today, a 5-star rating:
Industries across the globe manufacture products and provide services that you deem 5-star worthy; their goal is to satisfy your needs and desires. They follow the proven science of quality management to make that happen because it makes common sense, and its effectiveness is irrefutable. 5-Star Career: Define and Build Yours Using the Science of Quality Management provides common sense, strategic context for personally implementing quality concepts that reflect your goals as well as your own definition of a 5-star life and career.
This book provides the following benefits:
Penelope Przekop built a 30-year career around the science of quality management while struggling to overcome the uniquely disturbing childhood she shared with her brother. Along the way, she internalized the science used to build quality into products and services and discovered how it can be personally applied to build and manage not only the quality of a career but also the quality of a life.
Career quest and 5-star movement-focused author, business process optimization expert, and expressionist artist, Penelope Przekop, spent the last twenty-five-plus years moving toward the authentic career, and life, she now enjoys. After learning to apply the proven science of quality management, that changed the global economic landscape following World War II, and, more recently, ushered the 5-star rating system into our cultural consciousness, she began applying it to her personal life. In her upcoming book, 5-Star Career, Penelope introduces the science of quality management to readers, explains how it may be the missing link needed to finally get and stay on your best, authentic path, and shares how this amazing science played a key role in her years-long struggle to move beyond a deeply troubled childhood and suicide attempt at 19 to an authentic, happy adult enjoying a 5-star career.
Penelope Przekop, MSQA, RQAP-GCP is the CEO of PDC Pharma Strategy. The boutique consulting firm partners with pharma and biotech companies to develop risk-based strategic solutions for corporate, clinical, and pharmacovigilance quality systems that support growth and ensure long-term compliance. Before transitioning to consulting, Penelope held leadership positions at Novartis, Covance, Wyeth, and Johnson & Johnson. As a consultant, she has held interim VP level and Chief Compliance Officer roles within the industry. She currently holds the role of Chief Compliance Officer for Engrail Therapeutics along with consulting projects for several other industry clients.
Penelope earned a BS degree in Biology and MS degree in Quality Systems Engineering from Louisiana State University and Kennesaw State University, respectively. She's a graduate of the J&J/Smith College Customized Program for Women’s Leadership and the Rutgers University Senior Leadership Program for Professional Women.
She’s the author of four novels and Six Sigma for Business Excellence (McGraw-Hill). She frequently writes, speaks, mentors, and delivers training on pharmaceutical industry quality and compliance topics.
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