Read Pivot: The Only Move That Matters is Your Next One Online Free - "Looking to make a career change? Pivot is a book you will turn to again and again." —Daniel Pink, author of To Sell is Human and Drive
Jenny Blake, author of Life After College and former career development program manager at Google, reveals how to methodically make your next career move by doubling down on what is already working.
This book is for anyone searching for an answer to the question, "What's next?" Whether you have hit a plateau in your perfect-on-paper job, are considering taking on a new role in your current job, are thinking about starting your own business, or you want to move into a new industry altogether, one thing remains clear: your career success depends on your ability to determine your next best move.
If change is the only constant, let’s get better at it.
|Title||:||Pivot: The Only Move That Matters is Your Next One|
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September 21, 2016
This book could NOT have come at a better time for me, as I am in the midst of yet another career adventure, now known as a pivot. I am a constant career explorer and was beginning to think there was something wrong with me because I continue to change directions. With Jenny’s assurance that this...
September 06, 2016
Pivot is such a great read for anyone looking to make a change in their career (or life!) or searching for how to make their current path even stronger. Jenny Blake knocks it out of the park with her second book, Pivot - sharing her framework for making small changes, or big ones, to change direc...
October 11, 2016
It was a nice enough read, but it got repetitive halfway through. I'd also liked to see some additional examples of other pivots, not just the "leaving a corporation and starting my own business" scenario.
September 06, 2016
Whether you're looking for a new job or not, Pivot provides a potent playbook packed with practical strategies and tactics to make impactful changes in your work life.
A few things I love about Jenny's book:
> As we move to a more project-based economy, the strategies within Pivot will be come e...
October 16, 2016
Having followed Jenny Blake from her blog, to Life After College to the Pivot Podcast, I was eagerly awaiting the release of her newest book. I was already planning a pivot (not in those words), which made this book especially appealing to me so it could not have come sooner. Needless to say, I h...
September 12, 2017
As non-fiction business type books go, this was a really good, practical, helpful read. While there are lots of little anecdote type stories, there are also exercises asking good questions to help you figure out what you want and how to get there. I will keep this one handy for future reference a...
September 15, 2016
Change is an inevitable part of life, so how can we give ourselves the best chance of navigating big transitions as smoothly and constructively as possible? ‘Pivot’ explains how we can cultivate a mindset that will support us as we attempt to answer the big question “What’s next?”
This method is a...
May 12, 2017
Pivot seems to be the result of an entrepreneurial writer taking an idea that, which has enough substance for a two page article, and drawing it out in attempt to create another business buzzword and end up on the New York Times bestseller list.
Whereas I enjoyed reading about the analogy of a “c...
October 22, 2016
Hat tip to James Altucher on this because Jenny's appearance on his podcast introduced me to Jenny and convinced me to read this book. Having pivoted many times over my career, Jenny offers a well-organized, well-thought out process for career reinvention that draws from your strengths and values...
May 24, 2017
this book seems to just be a compilation of quotes from other authors, and examples of how other people have shifted in their careers. to me the info in this book is common sense.