Winning in the World of Work
Author: Halimah Bellows
Want to confidently choose your new career? Create a clear vision of a career that suits you “to a tee” and avoid the painful path of trial and error on the job. Champion Your Career, Winning in the World of Work, provides the most up-to-date information about the world of work today along with time tested tools for developing an effective job search strategy. Champion Your Career, Winning in the World of Work, takes you through a number of thoughtful career exploration exercises and provides insights into how to best find a career that is ‘right ‘for you. In each chapter and with each exercise you will discover the elements of a career that you will find fulfilling and rewarding. Discovering your passions and values will ensure you find the most rewarding career for YOU. Some people are happy no matter which career they choose. Others are forever unhappy even when they change careers. The secret to finding a fulfilling career is knowing what you want, and choosing the career where “You can be You” all day long. How do you discover what you want? The exercises and self-assessment tools in this book are what you need. You can explore your passions and values and recognize your strengths and skills. Once you have those, you can apply strategies for decisions making, goal setting and networking to move toward your chosen career path. Once you have your career path in mind, Champion Your Career, provides great tips on -examining the current job market, researching potential employers, resume writing, and interviewing skills - utilizing today’s internet-based tools. Take charge and Champion Your Career! The author, Halimah Bellow, MA, MS, CCC, CPC, draws on more than twenty years of experience as a career counselor and coach to bring you these exercises, tools and tips. Halimah wants everyone to find a fulfilling career. Since she can’t assist everyone, she wrote this guide to be your companion on your Champion Journey.