The episodic career : how to thrive at work in the age of disruption / Farai Chideya.
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- ISBN: 9781476751504
- ISBN: 1476751501
- Physical Description: x, 290 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-278) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Introduction: The future of work is you -- The new new realities of America at work. Work and the pursuit of happiness ; The new new realities of work ; The economic long view -- The work/life matrix. Mastering the work/life matrix: know yourself, set your goals, play by your own rules -- Making decisions with heart and smarts. Resilience is everything: recovering from layoffs, screwups, and other career disasters ; The new new realities of job search ; Hold 'em or fold 'em? When to stay in a job, and when to go -- The right work for America. Lifelong learning, lifelong earning ; Money and morality ; Retirement, remixed -- Final thoughts: Reflections on happiness on the job and off.
|Summary, etc.:|| Since the Great Recession of 2007-2009, America's work landscape has changed dramatically. We're living in an age of rapid disruption where we can barely adjust to one new reality before a "new" new reality comes along. So how are we supposed to work fulfilling, stable jobs that also cover our monthly expenses? Chideya explores the landscape of employment in America, and provides a self-diagnostic tool to help you find your work/life "sweet spot."
"A practical guide to the ways in which work in America is changing and how you can navigate today's volatile job market"-- Provided by publisher.
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