The Career Survival Guide by Brian O'ConnellThe Career Survival Guide by Brian O'Connell

The Career Survival Guide

byBrian O'Connell

Paperback | December 23, 2002

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Everything you need to know to survive and thrive in the world of work

Layoffs, mergers, volatile markets, an uncertain future. The Career Survival Guide is an indispensable source of expert insight, analysis, and guidance for today's beleaguered and confused corporate citizen. And it offers a gold mine of sure-fire tips on how to find a mentor, how to get and use insider business information, how to read the tea leaves when your job may be on the line, and how to handle corporate politics. Readers also learn how to enhance their visibility, as well as how to leverage sudden economic change, and, perhaps most important, they learn about the seven types of corporate survivors­­including Switzerlands, Gumbies, Stoics, and Don't Worry, Be Happys­­and how to determine which type is most consistent with their own personalities. In the face of increasing layoffs and uncertainty, readers wanting to increase their chances of having a successful and fulfilling career will appreciate The Career Survival Guide's comprehensive content, including:

  • Helpful info boxes, sidebars, and lively profiles
  • An introduction to the often-intimidating corporate landscape
  • Strategies for experienced employees looking to recharge their climb up the corporate ladder
Brian O'Connell is coauthor of the bestselling The 401(k) Millionaire and CNBC's Guide to Creative Wealth.
Title:The Career Survival GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:9 × 6.1 × 0.6 inPublished:December 23, 2002Publisher:McGraw-HillLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071391304

ISBN - 13:9780071391306