Escape from Corporate America

Escape from Corporate America

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Does your corporate career leave you stressed out, burned out, or just plain bummed out? Youa€™re not alone. The good news is that therea€™s a way outa€“and youa€™re holding it. Written by career expert and corporate escapee Pamela Skillings, Escape from Corporate America inspires the cubicle-bound and the corner-office-cornered to break free and create the career of their dreamsa€“without going broke. With no-nonsense advice and unflagging humor, Skillings shows you how to a€c assess your joba€™s a€œsucka€ factora€“from terminal boredom to boss from hell a€c identify your true callinga€“brainstorm fantasy careers and test-drive your dream jobs a€c develop your Escape Plana€“set goals, figure out your timing, and evaluate your finances and health insurance options a€c find jobs that dona€™t bitea€“entrepreneurial corporate environments, energetic start-ups, the nonprofit sector, and flexible work options a€c be your own bossa€“explore entrepreneurship and freelancing, assemble an advisory team, and start a business while you collect a paycheck a€c follow your creative dreamsa€“learn how to make time for your artistic passion and develop a plan to quit your day job a€c overcome any obstaclea€“deal with fear, doubt, negative people, and other bumps along the road Plus, Skillings shares success stories from dozens of corporate escape artists, including celebrity TV chef Andrea Beaman, Cranium CEO Richard Tait, and many others. Full of practical strategies and fun-to-follow exercises, Escape from Corporate America will help disgruntled office workers everywhere find more meaningful, fulfilling careers.Escape from corporate America : a practical guide to creating the career of your dreams I Pamela Skillings. p. cm. ISBN 978-0-345-49974-5 (pbk.) 1. Career development. 2. Vocational guidance. 3. Entrepreneurship. I. Title. HF538l.S62l5 2008anbsp;...

Title:Escape from Corporate America
Author:Pamela Skillings
Publisher:Ballantine Books - 2008-05-13


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