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My opinions on books you might want to read.

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway ?>

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

Super short post to say that whenever you are feeling uncertain about the next path in your life, I highly recommend… Feel the Fear and DO It Anyway! The concepts can be applied to looking for a new job, making a career change, almost anything. If you aren’t sure, take a Peal Inside the Book on Amazon and see what you think

My Opinion On: Unemployment Boot Camp by R.A. Long ?>

My Opinion On: Unemployment Boot Camp by R.A. Long

I loved the first part of Unemployment Boot Camp: Tactics for Surviving and Thriving in the 21st Century as Long described working for a company that was laying people off in waves. Her humor about a situation that “causes you to reach heights of paranoia the likes of which you haven’t experienced since junior high” made me laugh and her observations rang true to me. The second half of the book was more matter of fact. Here is what you…

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My opinion on: The UP Side of Down by Megan McArdle ?>

My opinion on: The UP Side of Down by Megan McArdle

One of the basic premises of The UP Side of Down is that we need to stop expecting things to always go smoothly and well. There are some great examples of success comes from those who are unafraid to jump in and make mistakes. This is an important point and something I agree with. I know as a parent I hated to see my children experience disappointment. But if you never experience the sting of disappointment as a child, what…

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