The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked

The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked

by Ernie J. Zelinski
The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked

The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked

by Ernie J. Zelinski

Paperback(Revised ed.)

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Overview

Ernie Zelinski could change your view of the world forever. He has already taught more than 150,000 people what THE JOY OF NOT WORKING is all about: learning to live every part of your life-employment, unemployment, retirement, and leisure time alike-to the fullest. With this completely revised and expanded edition, you too can join the thousands of converts and learn to thrive at both work and at play. Illustrated by eye-opening exercises, thought-provoking diagrams, and lively cartoons and quotations, THE JOY OF NOT WORKING will guide you to:


   • Be more productive at work by working less.
   • Discover and pursue your life's passions.
   • Gain the courage to leave your corporate job if it is draining life out of you.
   • Pursue interesting leisure activities that make a difference in your physical, mental, and spiritual well-being.
   • Vanquish any guilt you may have about not working long and hard hours.
   • Be financially independent with less money.

Plus, new to this edition are inspiring letters from readers detailing how the book helped them improve the variety, tone, and quality of their lives.


   • A revised and updated edition of the classic guide to living life to its fullest.
   • Previous editions have sold more than 150,000 copies in 14 languages.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781580085526
Publisher: Clarkson Potter/Ten Speed
Publication date: 09/01/2003
Edition description: Revised ed.
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 130,013
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

ERNIE J. ZELINSKI has an Engineering degree and an MBA from the University of Alberta. Because he is truly organizationally averse, he has not had a real job for over twenty-five years. Ernie speaks professionally on the subjects of real success, retirement, and applying creativity to business and leisure.
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