Cathie Black is one of Forbes’ “100 Most Powerful Women” and Fortune’s “50 Most Powerful Women in Business.” In Basic Black, she offers invaluable lessons that help women get the job by excelling at interviews, playing by the rules, and letting go of grudges. Cathie gives personal details about some of her biggest mistakes, most important lessons learned, and how she got to the top. Watch an interview with Black here.

The book can be purchased here.