The Career Adventurer's Fieldbook: Your Guide to Career Success
Des Dearlove, Stuart Crainer, Stephen CoomberISBN: 1841120448; 9781841120447;
Work has changed. Employment has changed. Careers have changed. · On average most people have been with their current employer for just 3.5 years. · Between the ages of 18 and 32, the average worker has 8.6 different jobs. · 400f interviewees in a recent survey said they would change their career straight away given the chance. · 500f us will be self-employed by the year 2010. What do these statistics tell us? It tells us that the world of work and how we understand our role within it is undergoing a major shift. A typical career is no longer a long hard slog through the ranks of a single organization. It is a series of career adventures: a journey towards career enlightenment. It is a search for the perfect fit between you and your work. The Career Adventurers Fieldbook helps you through this journey, where career and life become intertwined. Stephen Coomber, Des Dearlove and Stuart Crainer guide the...