Navigating Your Career

5 steps to success in the new world of work

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navigating_your_career_front_spineThe world of work has never been as difficult or complicated as it is right now. And yet, at the same time there have never been as many opportunities. If you know what you’re looking for, and sure of how to position yourself in a competitive jobs market, there are ways for you to find your dream job. And not just for now: you can actually spend every day of the rest of your life doing something you love that contributes to changing the world.

It all starts with a radical mindset shift: treat your career as a journey to be navigated. Then follow five steps for lifelong job satisfaction. This is not a quick fix solution. It will require some hard work and focus to become a career navigator. The good news is that hundreds of people have already successfully followed the advice in this book. You can join them today, and start to reap the rewards of a fulfilling and rewarding career.

The best time to start properly navigating your career is twenty years ago. The second best time is today. Don’t delay. Start now.

NOTE: We have created a dedicated website as a companion to the book, including an online career assessment and navigation progress tool. It’s available for you here.

Graeme Codrington and Kerry Dawkins, Penguin, 2012

ISBN: 978-0143530268 | ASIN: B009TRABEK

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Why read it:

  • Make more of your career by learning how to create a long term plan
  • Understand how changes in the world of work in the next decade will shape your career
  • Identify the opportunities for personal growth, development and securing your future
  • Do the very practical exercises outlined in the book to develop an actual career navigation plan
  • Learn from the case studies of people just like yourself
  • Be confident in your ability to find – and keep – a job that ensures you live your selected lifestyle, and is also something that you love.