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The quarter-life breakthrough : invent your own path, find meaningful work, and build a life that matters

TarcherPerigee

Author Poswolsky, Smiley
Edition First Edition
Description 192 pages
ISBN 9780143109525, 0143109529
Subject Job hunting., Career development., Motivation (Psychology)., BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Motivational., BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship., BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers / General.
Location Main Library Adult
Status Available

Summary

"Have you ever known that you needed to make a change, but felt unable to do anything about it? Have you ever felt like you aren't where you are supposed to be, and wondered how the people around you managed to find their purpose in life? After realizing that his well-paying, prestigious job was actually making him miserable, Adam "Smiley" Poswolsky started asking these big questions: How do you actually find meaning in the workplace? How do you find work that makes your heart sing, creates impact, andpays your rent? In The Quarter-Life Breakthrough, Smiley provides fresh, honest, counterintuitive, and inspiring career advice for anyone stuck in a quarter-life crisis (or third-life crisis), trying to figure out what to do with their lives. He sharesthe stories of many twenty- and thirty-somethings who are discovering how to work with purpose (and still pay the bills). With practical exercises and advice, this book is essential reading for career changers and anyone passionate about getting unstuck,pursuing work that matters, and changing the world"--