Life After College: The Complete Guide to Getting What You Want

Life After College: The Complete Guide to Getting What You Want

by Jenny Blake

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Just graduated? Feeling a little lost? Life After College is like a portable life coach, giving you straightforward guidance on maneuvering the real world—along with tips, inspiration, and exercises for getting you where you want to go.

Congrats, you've graduated! You have your whole life ahead of you. Do you feel overwhelmed? Unsure? Deluged with information, but no real plan? Jenny Blake's Life After College gives you practical, actionable advice, helping you to navigate every area of your life—from work, money, dating, health, family, and personal growth—to help you see the big picture. It will get you focusing on your goals, dreams, and highest aspirations so that you can create the life you really want. Now in a repackaged edition!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762441273
Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date: 03/29/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 210,337
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Jenny Blake is a career and business strategist and international speaker who helps people move beyond burnout and create sustainable careers they love. She left her job in career development at Google in 2011 after five and a half years at the company to launch her first book, Life After College, and has since run her own consulting business in New York City. She is also the author of a second book, Pivot: The Only Move that Matters is Your Next One, which won praise from Daniel H. Pink and Seth Godin.

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Life: Your Big Picture 14

2 Work 49

3 Money 90

4 Home 126

5 Organization 145

6 Friends & Family 167

7 Dating & Relationships 185

8 Health 214

9 Fun & Relaxation 230

10 Personal Growth 250

11 Closing Thoughts 278

Appendix: The Essential Checklist 281

Acknowledgments 287

About Jenny Blake 291

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