Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design

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Compass, 1999 - Business & Economics - 640 pages
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The most innovative, unconventional, and profoundly practical career guide available?newly revised and updated
With today's economic uncertainties, millions of Americans realize they must seize control over their own career paths. They want work that not only pays the bills but also allows them to pursue their real passions. In this revised edition, Laurence Boldt updates and revises his revolutionary guide to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century workplace. The first part of this book helps readers to identify the work that they really want to do, while the second provides practical, active steps to finding or creating that work. Zen and the "Art of Making a Living" goes beyond inspiration, providing a proven formula for bringing creativity, dignity, and meaning to every aspect of the work experience.

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Review: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design

User Review  - Elaine - Goodreads

In my late 20s, I got partway through the very extensive writing and reflecting that this workbook calls for, and that's it. There's only so much soul-searching that I can do. Maybe this book would be better for people with more life/work experience -- and thus more to reflect on...? Read full review

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User Review  - Lori - Goodreads

it was interesting Read full review

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Laurence G. Boldt is a writer and career consultant.

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