Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career (Google eBook)
The impolite truth nobody mentions in college commencement speeches: "Many of you have just spent four years and a small fortune studying something you will never use, and, if you do, you won't like all that much. Have a nice life." Up until now, you've had to rely on hit-and-miss methods of picking your career that lead to only 30 percent of college graduates reporting satisfaction with their careers.
That's because up until now there has never been a book that guides you through the difficult process of designing a career that gives you the best chance for both high-level success and satisfaction. But career guru Nicholas Lore has found a way to show you how to custom design a career where you will:
Look forward to going to work
Be extremely successful and productive
Use your natural talents fully in work that fits your personality
Be highly respected because you excel at your work
In Now What?, he helps you put all the pieces together to make wise decisions about what you will do with your life and how you can best go about setting and accomplishing your life and work goals. You'll also learn the skills you need to live an extraordinary life.
Filled with charts, worksheets, and quizzes, Now What? is the cutting-edge guide for choosing a career that fits you perfectly -- whether you're a college student, a twentysomething already out in the working world, or a high school student just getting started.
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Review: Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect CareerUser Review - Feras Hilal - Goodreads
You really cannot find an answer to such a question in a book - no matter how well-researched, articulate or persuasive it is. I must say that the book is in fact all of that, but I find it hard to believe that its methods actually worked with anyone. Read full review
Review: Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect CareerUser Review - HellaGood - Goodreads
I did the tests and gave up on the book. I just have it as bad guide! Read full review
how to use This Book
how Long will it Take?
how to get what You want
Commit to reaching Your goal step 2
designing Your Career step 4
Persist Problemsolve and Adjust
why People dont get what They want
The CAreer design TooLkiT
why You work
Making the final Choice
The CAreer finder
Resources and Contact Information
Problem solving 101