If Not Now, When?: How to Take Charge of Your Career

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A&C Black, Jun 15, 2010 - Self-Help - 224 pages

The world of work is changing dramatically. Jobs for life have long been a thing of the past and even as people move up the corporate ladder, they are questioning their choices and keen to consider new possibilities such as work/life balance and portfolio working. Those of us keen to change career often don't know where to start so it remains a pipe dream rather than a reality we can work towards.

In this action-oriented and pragmatic book, expert career coaches Jane Barrett and Camilla Arnold address the common barriers to career change that they frequently encounter in their work, and give readers a proven roadmap to achieve their new job goals. If Not Now, When? includes first-hand experiences of successful career change but also quizzes, exercises and self-assessment tools to help readers make the best choice for them.


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If not now when? Whats holding you back?
Understanding yourself and what you want
Now what? How to research brainstorm and move forward
Job search strategy getting interviews and securing the job
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Jane Barrett has been a career coach for more than a decade. She is the founder of Workmaze Ltd, which delivers career coaching and information to individuals and now counts 45 business schools around the world as clients. Camilla Arnold started her career in corporate finance before becoming a recruitment consultant in both London and Sydney. She has been a fully qualified coach for the past 10 years, specialising in career change and transition. She has extensive experience of working with corporates, individuals and MBA schools globally.

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