New Job, New You

New Job, New You

A Guide to Reinventing Yourself in A Bright New Career

Book - 2009
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If you're dissatisfied in your current position, fantasize about doing something else with your life, or have just unceremoniously been given a pink slip, take heart. It's never too late to start fresh and forge ahead on a fulfilling new career path. Alexandra Levit, career columnist for The Wall Street Journal , has interviewed dozens of individuals who have successfully switched careers--many of them more than once--and provides practical, empowering, and action-oriented steps for figuring out your next move with clarity and confidence. Organized by the seven major motivations that lead people to seek career changes--family, independence, learning, money, passion, setback, and talent-- New Job, New You shows you how to
* research careers that best reflect your new direction
* stand out in this competitive job market
* market yourself to a particular (most ideal) position
* create a financial plan to maintain income during your transitionnbsp;
* use the power of networking to put you exactly where you want to be
Complete with compelling personal stories, helpful questionnaires, and savvy, down-to-earth advice, New Job, New You gives you the resources you need to turn your wildest pipe dream into a solid reality and obtain the rewarding, invigorating career that you deserve.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks, c2009.
ISBN: 9780345508805
Branch Call Number: 650. 14 LEV
Characteristics: xiv, 174 p.


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theanacastro Aug 26, 2013

For someone in their 30's I wish I could have read this in my 20's but I do not regret coming across it! I have gone back in forth with jobs that I have not been happy with and this book gave me some insight. Thank you A.Levit.

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