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How to get a job you"ll love

a practical guide to unlocking your talents and finding your ideal career

by John Lees

  • 57 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in Maidenhead [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Job hunting,
  • Career changes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Lees
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5382.7 L487h 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 271 pages :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26495185M
    ISBN 10007711471X
    ISBN 109780077114718
    OCLC/WorldCa156793833

      Labor Day is upon us, and recent college grads are entering the workforce for the first time. However, far too many young adults are unemployed, unable to find a suitable job, much less a career. For many more, their current jobs don’t exactly match up with their idea of a “dream job,” and scores of others are underemployed (overqualified for their position) but need to work to pay the. A Job To Love is designed to help us out of some of these impasses. It is a guide to how we can better understand ourselves and locate a job that is right for us. With compassion and a deeply practical spirit, this book guides us to discover our true talents and to make sense of our confused desires and aspirations before it is too late.

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"This book is a treasure. Read it, devour it, use it, and find that job you once dreamed about but had almost given up on." Richard Nelson Bolles, author of What Color Is Your Parachute.

"I've had the pleasure of working with John over several years where he has been a regular speaker at I Am events, on the theme of finding a job you love.

John's talks never fail to inspire; the advice he /5(26). Lees surely sets the industry standard for career advice in his book "How To Get A Job You'll Love." Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

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It teaches you how to think outside the box, tap into your hidden talents and identify what type of career you really want. It also looks at "beyond the norm" job search strategies and give tips on how to succeed in interviews/5(5).

This is an excellent book - extremely thorough with lots of PRACTICAL activities for working out what you want, what you're good at, and how this could equate to potential careers and jobs (mostly in terms of 'fields' - for actual job titles and possibilities, seek elsewhere; Lees only provides ways of using self-knowledge and self-awareness to seek and recognise jobs that might suit)/5.

How To Get A Job You Love is a blueprint for anyone looking for work or planning a career change. Whether you re looking for your first job, a graduate or an experienced professional, this book will guide you through the process/5(11). How To Get A Job You Love is a blueprint for anyone looking for work or planning a career change.

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Excellent for working out what you're good at, what you enjoy. Also good for rethinking the 'traditional' job search process. Read more. One person found this helpful.

Helpful/5(5). Description. The new and fully updated edition of John Lees bestselling How to Get a Job You ll Love ( Ed) will help readers unlock their hidden potential, find their passion and apply it to their working lives. Packed with new chapters, exercises and useful resources, this practical guide is the must-have read for anyone looking for their ideal career/5(9).

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I liked this video. It broke down the book of Job and explained things so well. Go check it out. 🙂 Job went through one of the most difficult seasons I think recorded in The Bible.

He was a just and upright man. A story not easily explained; even after watching this video. Start connecting with people who can help you get that job. Seek out people who know their way around by joining business groups online and in real life.

You never know, you might find someone who can mentor you into the career change that you want. The bottom line. Feeling like you need a job change is perfectly normal. This is a good book for people job hunting and especially great for people who may have discrepancies, issues, or gaps in their experience.

The most beneficial sections of the book for me were how to use non-traditional ways to get that "in" that will make employers avoid screening you out with all the other applicants/5.

His most recent book, How to Get a Job you Love, has undergone the biggest update in over a decade to reflect changes in the rapidly evolving job market. We had a chat with John to find out if you really can find a job that makes you want to get up at 6am on a Monday morning “I’ve always been interested in the world of work.

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