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The book that gets you unlost when you’re lost in your career


 

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I: SOUL

1. Letter to Parents: Stop Worrying that Your Twentysomething is lost

2. Letter to You: How About a Braided Career?

II: PATH

3. How to Figure Out What You Should Do with Your Life

4. Don't Dodge Real Life with Grad School

5. Creating a Path Through Your Twenties

6. Choose a Career Path that Makes You Scared

7. To Find A Dream Job Pick One with Twists and Turns

III: WORK

8. Take the Pressure off Choosing a Career

9. Bad Career Advice: Do What You Love

10. Steps to Figuring Out Your Next Career Move

11. Why You Already Know What You Should Be Doing Next

12. Career change: A (relatively) low stress approach

IV: LOST

13. When You're Feeling Lost, Don't Hide

14. Instead of feeling lost, look at life differently

15. There's no Magic Pill for Being Lost. ]]]]]

16. Answering the Question “What do you do?”

V: FOUND

17. Try Being a Dilettante Before Changing Careers

18. Don't Wait Until You Bottom Out to Make a Change

19. How to Build a Career as an Artist

20. How to decide if you should start a company

VI: HAPPY

21. How to Find the Most Fulfilling Careers

22. The connection between a good job and happiness is overrated

23. How to find Meaningful Work

24. Make the World a Better Place Now

VII: LIFE

25. Forget the Soul Search and just DO something