When you combine the unique elements of your talent, skills and experiences it is possible to find a career that inspires you every day - your heartsong. In this book, you will learn how to discover what that is for you.
Author: Dr Julie Knutsen
View: 466Are you one of the 84% of people who hate their job? Are you trapped in a career rut? Are you tortured by a lack of career satisfaction? Do you want to reinvent your career? Many people have achieved so much in their working lives, yet still feel dissatisfied. Others feel trapped in a job that barely gives them a chance to express their talent. Educator and writer Julie Knutsen knows firsthand how this feels. One day, after many years of career success, she felt so trapped she couldn't move from her chair. She had talents she had never explored and her sense of fulfillment was gone. The indecision about what to do next was almost unbearable, until she found what she describes as her 'heartsong'. When you combine the unique elements of your talent, skills and experiences it is possible to find a career that inspires you every day - your heartsong. In this book, you will learn how to discover what that is for you. Over the last 20 years Julie has worked in talent development, helping a diverse set of people, from graduates to executives, identify their talents and find and secure a fulfilling career. Julie shares personal stories and tried and tested tips that will guide you to your heartsong, plus, the tools and essential job hunting skills you need to land it. You will learn how to: Capture job factors that really satisfy your heartsong Construct an extraordinary and outstanding résumé to be proud of Create a cover letter that will make an impression and get you the interview Answer even the most difficult and stressful interview questions with confidence. As Julie says, 'Not another day should go by with anyone feeling trapped by indecision about their job when they have so much to offer'. So, what are you waiting for? There's no better time than now, to find the heartsong of your career and set it free.