Escape from Corporate America: A Practical Guide to Creating the Career of Your Dreams

Escape from Corporate America: A Practical Guide to Creating the Career of Your Dreams

Pamela Skillings

Does your company occupation go away you wired, burned out, or simply undeniable bummed out? You’re now not on my own. the good news is that there’s a fashion out–and you’re retaining it. Written by means of occupation professional and company escapee Pamela Skillings, Escape from company America conjures up the cubicle-bound and the corner-office-cornered to wreck loose and create the occupation in their dreams–without going broke. With no-nonsense recommendation and unflagging humor, Skillings indicates you the way to

• investigate your job’s “suck” factor–from terminal boredom to boss from hell
• establish your actual calling–brainstorm fable careers and test-drive your dream jobs
• boost your get away Plan–set targets, work out your timing, and overview your funds and medical insurance options
• locate jobs that don’t bite–entrepreneurial company environments, full of life start-ups, the nonprofit area, and versatile paintings options
• be your personal boss–explore entrepreneurship and freelancing, gather an advisory group, and begin a enterprise when you gather a paycheck
• stick to your inventive dreams–learn tips on how to find time for your creative ardour and improve a plan to surrender your day job
• conquer any obstacle–deal with worry, doubt, damaging humans, and different bumps alongside the road

Plus, Skillings stocks luck tales from dozens of company break out artists, together with megastar television chef Andrea Beaman, skull CEO Richard Tait, and lots of others.

Full of functional innovations and fun-to-follow routines, Escape from company the USA will aid disgruntled place of work staff all over locate extra significant, enjoyable careers.

Praise for Escape from company America
"With perception and humor, Skillings enumerates the levels of “Corporate Disillusionment” and the beneficial properties of the “toxic workplace”—the bullying bosses, moronic co-workers, “terminal boredom” and rampant racism and sexism. a mess of questionnaires, workouts and worksheets is helping readers confirm their dream activity, investigate charges and resources, and plot an get away plan to damage freed from company lifestyles with no going bankrupt....Vignettes of profitable fugitives from the company international populate the ebook and a really priceless “Escape device equipment” provides details on the place and the way to discover occupation coaches, medical health insurance, activity listings and a wealth of alternative a lot wanted assets whilst embarking on profession swap. complete, informative and witty, this e-book should be fundamental to these wanting to begin new careers with concrete plans and well-defined goals." Publishers Weekly

Escape from company America isn’t simply the simplest publication ever written on growing the profession of your goals -- it's the so much stirring and worthwhile publication on careers that I’ve ever learn. Pam Skillings encouraged me first together with her personal tale after which with tales who effectively escaped dreary, heartless, and infrequently nasty offices. This masterpiece provide you with the talents to take the plunge from a mind-numbing activity to a very good occupation and the braveness to persist with your heart.” –Robert Sutton, Stanford Professor and writer of The No Asshole Rule

“This publication may simply swap your life!”
–Barbara Sher

“Pamela Skillings provides the instruments you must take regulate of your profession and feature a extra enjoyable life.”
–Beth Schoenfeldt, founding father of women Who Launch

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