I Don't Know What I Want, But I Know It's Not This
A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Gratifying Work
By Julie Jansen
(Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780143116998, 304pp.)
Publication Date: February 23, 2010
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
The quintessential guide to kick-starting your career- now updated to address the challenges of today's economy
With our current economic situation, more people are unemployed now than at any other time in recent history and many who do have jobs are overworked, maxed out, and miserable. In this revised and updated edition of I Don't Know What I Want, But I Know It's Not This, career coach Julie Jansen shows how anyone unhappy with their employment-or lack of-can implement a real and satisfying career transformation. A range of quizzes and personality exercises help readers to identify the type of work for which they're best suited, and then Jansen shows them how to transform this uncertain time from a period of crisis into an opportunity for positive change..
Julie Jansen has made five career changes in order to find work that fulfills and satisfies her professional and personal needs. A career coach and consultant, she has been featured in publications such as WSJ.com, Career Journal, Selling Power, Working Woman, and Smart Money and has been published in the National Business Employment Weekly. She is also a frequent speaker at both non-profit groups and corporations throughout the United States.