Screw Work, Let's Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid for It by John WilliamsScrew Work, Let's Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid for It by John Williams

Screw Work, Let's Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid for It

byJohn Williams

Paperback | June 10, 2010

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"Do you have a sane work-play balance? Had enough of your job and want to change your life? Here’s how to do it"    
The Times

Stuck in a job that’s boring you to tears?

Slogging away at a business that’s never quite taken off?

Still can’t decide what you’d rather do?

Well, it’s time to change all that.

We’ve reached a remarkable point in the history of work. With the right guidance, it’s now possible for anyone to make a living from doing the things they love.

Written by a career maverick who escaped corporate life, Screw Work Let’s Play is your blueprint to create a work-life full of fun, freedom and creativity; something more like play than work.

Packed full of stories from people who turned their passion into their living – or even a million pound business – you’ll discover 10 secrets to transform your working life, starting today.

Discover life-changing ideas and practical plans including:

·        How to win your first playcheque – without quitting your current job

·        How to beat the doubts and internal blocks that hold you back

·        How you can play and get rich – even in a recession

Whether you want to start a business, create an ideal job, write a book, or change the world, there’s no need to suffer unfulfilling work any more.

Ready to play?

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Join the Play Revolution


John Williams is a careers and business advisor for people who want something more interesting and creative than a job. He’s had a high-flying corporate job as a Senior Managing Consultant at Deloittes and his own successful business as an independent consultant to the BBC, Siemens and other blue chip companies. John is an accredited c...
Title:Screw Work, Let's Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid for ItFormat:PaperbackDimensions:252 pages, 8.5 × 5.49 × 0.65 inPublished:June 10, 2010Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0273730932

ISBN - 13:9780273730934


Table of Contents

Ch 1: Join The Play Revolution

Ch 2: Secret One: How to work out what you really really want

Ch 3: Secret Two: How to choose what to do next

Ch 4: Secret Three: How to get started right now

Ch 5: Secret Four: How to guarantee your success

Ch 6: Secret Five: How to play for profit and purpose

Ch 7: Secret Six: How to play the fame game – and win

Ch 8: Secret Seven: How to create an irresistible offer

Ch 9: Secret Eight: How to win your first playcheque

Ch 10: Secret Nine: How to play full-time

Ch 11: Secret Ten: How to play your way to the rich life

Editorial Reviews

"A compelling 10-step escape from corporate life that could see a summer of resignation letters."

Fleur Britten, Sunday Times Style Magazine