Now What Do I Do: The Ultimate Career Transition Guide for Figuring Out What You Want to Do & How to Get Paid for It!
On Sunday afternoon, are you already dreading the thought of work on Monday morning? Are you retired and looking for an encore career? Are you a college graduate without a clear career path?
I Want a NEW CAREER…Now, What Do I Do? provides a reflective action guide that will give you the career reinvention tools and structure you need to successfully find your new career. Stories of people who have made successful career transitions are included to inspire you along the way. The stories include bestselling authors, entrepreneurs, philanthropists artists, and people from many walks of life. Enjoy the stories of Tess Gerritsen, Stephen Paletta, Nathan Sawaya, Lawrence Harris, Kathy Davis and many other successful career changers.
I Want a NEW CAREER…Now, What Do I Do? is written in a step-by-step format that will lead you through The Five Step Process for Career Transition:
1) discovering your career capital;
2) identifying your career possibilities;
3) test driving your new career;
4) identifying your resources and gaps; and
5) creating a career transition map.
Through activities such as reflective writing, brainstorming, writing personal statements, journaling, analyzing personal information, and planning, you will discover a fulfilling NEW CAREER.
In the Career Transition Snapshots you will find inspiration from all walks of life, as people reveal where they were in their careers and how their talents, passions, strengths,and dreams led them to their transitions. They also share what their transition has mean to them and how it has impacted their lives. Each snapshot ends with a piece of advice, providing insight into your own career transition journey.
In addition To the Five Step Process for Career Transiton and the Career Transition Snapshots, you will find helpful tips and guidelines for your own journey; a resource section to assist you in each of the five steps; and a Career Transition Journal to record your thoughts and ideas. I Want a NEW CAREER…Now What Do I Do? provides everything you need for a successful career transition.