The Race for Work: Escape Automation, Transform Your Career and Thrive in the Second Machine Age

The Race for Work: Escape Automation, Transform Your Career and Thrive in the Second Machine Age

by Bhoopathi Rapolu

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Overview

Discover the secrets for thriving in a world being swept by automation!

The rapid growth of technology and automation has changed the way we seek our work and find fulfillment-money, meaning and freedom. Those who don't adapt are being trapped in the downward spiral of career stagnation, working harder and earning less, or losing their jobs altogether.

People who understood how to win out over intelligent machines have found their dream jobs and career fulfillment.

In this book you'll learn:

- Why your job is more at risk than you think.
- Why being productive at your workplace does not help you succeed, and what you can do about it.
- Why today's capitalistic industry structure is going to get rid of most of the traditional jobs.
- How to win the race against the intelligent machines that are taking our jobs.
- How the Big 3 Technologies are opening up millions of dream jobs.
- Why you are not an outsider to this party and how you can find your dream job in these emerging technologies, irrespective of your current job and experience.
- The proven step-by-step method through which you can find your career fulfillment-more money, more meaning, and more freedom.

Who should read this book?

Technology professionals in their 20s & 30s: Are you wondering why you are not able to grow your career as much as you thought you could? In Chapter 1, you'll understand the on-the-ground realities about how automation is taking away your growth prospects. In chapter 9, you'll learn how to win the race against intelligent machines. In Chapter 13, you'll learn the proven system to find your dream job in a fast- growing technology company that can take your career to new heights.

Professionals in business support functions (HR, Sales & Marketing, Procurement, Finance etc.): Do you feel like you are stuck in a company that is not growing enough and you don't know how to get into a fast-growing company? In chapter 8, you'll learn how to find your dream job in any fast-growing technology company or any traditional company that exploits the Big 3 Technologies.

Students: Are you considering getting another degree, as opposed to finding your dream job? Before you invest hundreds of thousands of dollars, read Chapter 12 to understand why credentials are becoming less valuable, even as degrees get more expensive. Read Chapter 13 to find your next job that transforms your career.

Entrepreneurs: are you wondering if you made the right choice in developing your business ideas? In chapters 2, 3, 6 and 7, you'll find out whether your current business ideas are worth pursuing or not. And if not, what course corrections you can make right now to grow your business exploiting the Big 3 Technologies.

The tide has turned and emerging technologies are changing the face of business on a global scale. Will you ride the wave of change or be buried under it?

Read this book. Your success in life depends on it.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781539989127
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/07/2016
Pages: 242
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)

About the Author

Bhoopathi Rapolu has spent over five years meeting hundreds of business leaders in multiple industries around the world, helping them to use the emerging disruptive technologies for automation and for their business growth.

Regardless of the industry, country, technology, individual's role, age, or gender, one simple fact stood out: Automation is eliminating jobs like never before, but also opening up some rare career opportunities, again like never before.

Based on his own personal success story in finding his dream job, and hundreds of interactions and dozens of recent books and studies, Bhoopathi wrote The Race for Work to provide others with a real-world guide to escape automation, transform their careers, and thrive in the second machine age.

Bhoopathi is an international speaker, author, and blogger. He has published articles on leading international media such as The Huffington Post, Guardian, Financial Times, and The Times (UK), etc.

Please visit www.bhoopathi.com for more details and additional resources. Get insights from him on Twitter: @bhoopathi

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