The Resource And what do you do? : ten steps to creating a portfolio career, Barrie Hopson and Katie Ledger

And what do you do? : ten steps to creating a portfolio career, Barrie Hopson and Katie Ledger

Label
And what do you do? : ten steps to creating a portfolio career
Title
And what do you do?
Title remainder
ten steps to creating a portfolio career
Statement of responsibility
Barrie Hopson and Katie Ledger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whether out of choice or necessity, an increasing number of people have more than two jobs. A 'portfolio' career, which can involve multiple short-term or part-time jobs, can offer freedom, flexibility and fulfilment
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
331.702
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5383
LC item number
.H67 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
And what do you do? : ten steps to creating a portfolio career, Barrie Hopson and Katie Ledger
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • TODD
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Portfolio of acknowledgements; Introduction: There is another way; 'And what do you do?'; Who have we written this book for?; Every job is now 'temporary'; Flexicurity; What are the facts?; Who might be attracted to portfolio careers?; Why is portfolio working becoming more popular?; The pluses of a portfolio career; The minuses of a portfolio career; The pluses of portfolio working for employers; There are other kinds of career; How do you create a portfolio career? The 10 Steps; The structure of this book; Step 1 My portfolio career: Is it for me?; Questionnaire; SUMMARY
  • Step 2 My money: Can I afford a portfolio career?Four 'how to' strategies; Love your accountant; CAN DO: What do I spend?; CAN DO: What am I getting out of life for my money?; CAN DO: So how do I cut down on my spending?; Tips to save money; Getting financial support; Learning to ask for money and managing your cash flow; Next steps; SUMMARY; Step 3 My motivated skills: Work I am good at, enjoy and am proud of; Grunt work and great work; CAN DO: List your achievements; CAN DO: Rank order your achievements; CAN DO: What are the most common motivated skills?
  • CAN DO: How many of your motivated skills are you using now?SUMMARY; Step 4 My values: What makes me want to work?; CAN DO: What are my work values?; Changes in work and life values; SUMMARY; Step 5 My 'selves': Who am I going to be today?; As if by magic -- Mr Benn; CAN DO: As if by magic; SUMMARY; Step 6 My networks; What has networking ever done for us?; Networking events; Speed networking; Events; Taster/part-time courses; Longer full-time courses; Work experience; Are you ready for networking?; Who can help?; CAN DO: My support networks; Keep connecting; Over-egging the Webtastic pudding?
  • Social networksExplore your work fantasies ... ; SUMMARY; Step 7 My portfolio; CAN DO: What's in your portfolio?; CAN DO: Other jobs you've done; CAN DO: What do I love to do in my spare time?; CAN DO: Mind mapping your way to revenue; Tips for managing your career portfolio; CAN DO: Populating your portfolio; Using motivated skills to find work; Yes, but ... don't you also have to have some luck?; Yes, but ... is it too late to radically change the way I work?; Yes, but ... I don't have enough experience; SUMMARY; Step 8 My story; Why tell stories?; A good story ... ; CAN DO: Create your story
  • CAN DO: Creating your storiesStorytelling makes you more confident; SUMMARY; Step 9 My brand; CEO of Me Inc.; World recession; Web 2.0 -- the Web changes everything; Welcome to your new CV; Your website ... ; It's good to blog; Why read blogs?; How to find great blogs; Blog alert; Got something to say?; What do I write?; Blogtastic: some notable blogs; Other blogs we rate; How will they find you?; How do I find out how many people are visiting my blog?; Log the blog; Using Twitter; Marketing my brand; SUMMARY; Step 10 My portfolio career: Next Steps; Bringing it all together; Managing your future
Control code
ocn659739247
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408116319
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612723636
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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u140461
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
272363
System control number
(OCoLC)659739247

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