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Snap, Crackle Or Stop: Change Your Career And Create Your Own Destiny

by Barbara Quinn

Part of Perseus' Momentum Series, this book attempts to help readers understand what career stage they're in - are they snapping, crackling, or ready to stop?-and offer corresponding advice. Most people snap when they realize it's "time to take a turn in the path of life"; while crackling is being "relatively happy, not desperately miserable to make a change"; and stopping is, well, just that: "being frozen, suspended in never-never land." With an emphasis on finding a fulfilling job, Quinn shares stories of folks in various modes. The book seems pointed toward people who have a hard time assessing themselves and their careers, as much of the guidance focuses on staying motivated, taking things step by step and resolving to make a change.

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