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How to Find the Work You Love [NOOK Book]

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Technological advances and the global marketplace are changing the way we live and work. Doing the work you love is the critical factor to personal fulfillment and economic success. No one understands this more than Laurence G. Boldt, whose Zen and the Art of Making a Living helped many carve out new and rewarding career paths. But how do you find the courage to start the search for a new career? And how do you tap into your own best resources to discover what you want to do and what you’re good at? This ...
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How to Find the Work You Love

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Overview

Technological advances and the global marketplace are changing the way we live and work. Doing the work you love is the critical factor to personal fulfillment and economic success. No one understands this more than Laurence G. Boldt, whose Zen and the Art of Making a Living helped many carve out new and rewarding career paths. But how do you find the courage to start the search for a new career? And how do you tap into your own best resources to discover what you want to do and what you’re good at? This remarkable guide offers simple yet profound strategies to help you answer those questions by focusing on four key elements to be sought in any life’s work: Integrity, Service, Enjoyment, and Excellence. Boldt has reduced the quest for meaningful work to its essence and will lead you to an understanding of what you could and should be doing with your life.

The author of the bestselling Zen and the Art of Making a Living reveals how to begin the search for a new and more rewarding career. Boldt shows readers how to tap into their own inner resources, to discover what they want to do, what would be meaningful work for them, and what that can do well.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781101177303
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 2/24/2004
  • Sold by: Penguin Group
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 803,507
  • File size: 190 KB

Meet the Author

Laurence G. Boldt is a writer, career consultant, and lifetime student of Eastern philosophies, with more than a decade of experience helping people shape their dreams into practical realities. He is the bestselling author of Zen and the Art of Making a Living, How to Find the Work You Love, and Zen Soup. He lives in Santa Barbara, California..
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Table of Contents

Introduction: The Changing Nature of Work
Ch. 1 The Work You Love Is Calling 1
Ch. 2 Are You Listening? 25
Ch. 3 Heeding the Call 54
Ch. 4 Integrity: The Call of Conscience 68
Ch. 5 Service: The Call of Compassion 83
Ch. 6 Enjoyment: The Call of Talent 96
Ch. 7 Excellence: The Call to Greatness 114
Epilogue: From the Ideal to the Real Deal 135
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 5, 2009

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    "How To Find The Work You Love" by Laurence Boldt is excellent! It is well written and provides a lot of insights to help you find your purpose and to find from within yourself ideas for work you would really love to do. This is the best I have read on this subject. In my view it should be an international best-seller. His site says he has designed programs for high schools and colleges. Every high school student should read this book. If you or someone you know has any interest in this subject; Get "How To Find The Work You Love" by Laurence Boldt, read it, take notes, then take inspired goal directed actions to start doing the work you love to do.

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