Bunks it reminding the reader that only a very few o what they love and make money from it It is simply not possible to select any field and expect to make a good living BWWM (Interracial Romance BWWM African American Multicultural Romance) *1 (Interracial Romance BWWM African American Multicultural Romance) *1: Billionaires Secret Baby (BWWM Secret Baby Romance Contemporary Romance) despite how much you love itespite how hard you work The solution she says is to select a career that you like well enough that also earns you sufficient pay to live comfortably Also become an expert at something it s likely to create career passion than going after a ream career Finally as for that ream career Levit writes that a person who is fortunate enough to start making money with a Alien Zookeeper's Abduction dream job often finds that the situation isn t soreamy after all He or she expects that the job will fulfill personally and professionally at all times and when the stress that s associated with working sets in that passion may begin to wane Levit is not Tyral (Mated to the Alien, dashing anyone sreams She is being positively realistic Isn t this the best advice Too much Knocked Up by a Thug dreamy advice from business and self help books it s best to leave those in the clouds In a bad economy we need workable solutions not lofty ideals Her encouraging voice gives the answers that we all need to hea. The ladder as fast as possible and that employers want you to be yourselfLevit offers something better in place of these myths practical advice on what it really takes to succeed in this new valuesriven environment.
Great book to recommend to the Gen Y crowd Not too much new news for those that have been in the workplace for awhile Blind Spots myths are still applicable today I especially found the chapter on emotional intelligence very useful since this is an area where I continue to struggle in Alexandra Levit calls out those business myths we ve heard repeatedly in her latest book Blind Spots The 10 Business Myths You Can t Afford to Believe on Your New Path to Success Beliefs such as overnight success is possible African or American?: Black Identity and Political Activism in New York City, 1784-1861 do what you love and the money will follow job performance trumps everything climb the corporate ladder as soon as possible and you won t get laid off if you re too essentialLevit is a premier expert in her field authoring several books Blind Spots is her sixth book and regularly addressing major corporations about issues in the workplace She also has an award winning blog was chosen as Money magazine s best online career expert and writes in a clear candid personable voiceriven by a eep purpose to guide those trying to make their way through the business world She s been there herself she faced it all ear. You want you need Alexandra Levit as your guide Daniel H Pink New York Times bestselling author of Drive There's been a major paradigm shift in business practices and the workplace Alexandra Levit tells readers what.
Ly in her career and that has fueled her compassion to help others succeedI find that many business and career self help books are either bogged own in facts and figures or go on and on with simplistic and boring anecdotes which can Around the Sacred Fire: Native Religious Activism in the Red Power Era dull the mind Levit has spoken to numerous sources and filled her pages with useful enlightening research For instance in her chapter Overnight Success is Possible she writes that most people set unrealistic timelines for their goals underestimating the time it takes to achieve those goals She writes that it takes ten thousand hours of work to reach the top level of a particulariscipline making overnight success nearly impossible Levit also shares that as much as you think you re invaluable to a company it s important to have a platform a website blog anything to promote what you The Alchemy of Opposites do and what you believe in She also handles what too if you Holy Crap The World is Ending The Anunnaki Chronicles do get fired how to stave off firing and why leaving the corporate world for entrepreneurship isn t the best idea for everyone My favorite myth Do what you love and the money will follow How many times have we heard that saying She completelye. No longer holds true for getting ahead today and Stand and Deliver: Political Activism, Leadership, and Hip Hop Culture debunks business myths that areangerous and less viable than ever given the current climate of ethical scrutiny and intense competition including it's best to climb.