Kasey Edwards has everything she's always wanted: a successful career and the lifestyle and assets to match. But she's empty and uninspired and doesn't want to go to work . . . Ever again. Terrified that she'll spend the rest of her life wearing pinstripes and pretending to care about 'adding value', Kasey embarks on a quest to rediscover passion and purpose in her life and work. We follow her on a journey of self-discovery as she looks for meaning in a puppy's eyes, begs her gynaecologist to cure her existential crisis, dabbles with the Law of Attraction and braves ten days of silent meditation. Meanwhile, her best friend Emma, who is experiencing a similar crisis, concentrates her search in the fields of casual sex and vodka shots. This irreverent yet poignant memoir will make you question our definition of the 'perfect life', laugh at the absurdity of the modern workplace and be warmed by the story of a friendship. Rise above your office cubicle for a moment and join Kasey in asking life's big questions - and find the courage to listen to your answers.Apparently the managers from head office are still considering all the options and they will get back to us in another 48 hours. Somebody ... Company ABC has changed their employment policy and has decided to offer me the job on a part- time basis. They will ... It seems management needed the extra time to work out how to pay as little as possible in redundancies. Not only is ... how much she hates work, she is talking about work as if it interests her, as if she cares about it. I ask heranbsp;...
|Title||:||30-Something and Over It|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2011-04-07|