How to Find Fulfilling Work
  • PublisherMacmillan UK
  • Language英文
  • Publication Date2012/05/10
  • Size11 X 17.8 CM
  • Page160Page
  • BindingPaperback
  • Weight(kg)0.30kg
  • ISBN9781447202288
Regular PriceHK$120

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How to Find Fulfilling Work

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Find life-enhancing work and realise your potential with this enlightening read.

This is a book about how to take working life in new directions – how to negotiate the labyrinth of choices, how to think about personal ambitions and motivations, and ultimately how to take concrete steps to finding a fulfilling career. It is a self-help book with a difference. Standard career guides are filled with pop psychology and bullet-point advice for writing CVs and making action plans, but How to Find Fulfilling Work casts its net wider. While not ignoring the insights of psychology or the need for practical planning, it reveals wisdom about work found in sociology, history, literature, film and philosophy. It may be a false illusion that there is some perfect dream job out there for us, an ideal calling or vocation. But this book is premised on the idea that it is possible to find work that is life-enhancing. This is a book that inspires as much as it instructs and will aid self-reflection about the wider quest of how to live a good life.

Author Description

Roman Krznaric is a co-founder of The School of Life, where he teaches courses about work.

He has been named by the Observer as one of Britain’s leading lifestyle thinkers, and advises organisations including Oxfam and the United Nations on using empathy and conversation to create social change. For further details see www.romankrznaric.com