Do Over by Jon Acuff audiobook

Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck

By Jonathan Acuff
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Blackstone Publishing 9781591847618
6.77 Hours Unabridged
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The get ready, get going guide to navigating careerchange and doing work you love! NewYork Times bestselling author Jon Acuff has drawn millions ofonline fans who love his refreshing mix of humor, honesty, and wisdom about theworld of work. Now he offers his most important book yet, a guide to making bigcareer changes—by choice or necessity—and escaping the horrible feeling of beingtrapped in the wrong job. Acuff finds it amazing that people spend more thaneighteen years studying and preparing for college but little or no time honingtheir careers between graduation and retirement. He offers an empowering toolhe calls the Career Savings Account, which will change the way you think about yourskills, relationships, character, and work ethic. He also shows that if you’reon the wrong track, you already have what you need to change it—even if yourfamily and mortgage mean you can’t simply pick up and move for a newopportunity. Throughout the book, Acuff features inspiring andfunny true stories—not merely his own but those of friends who restarted theircareers after a layoff, an extended maternity leave, or simply the realizationthat they were suffering fifty weeks a year just to pay the bills and enjoy twoweeks of vacation. Everyone can benefit from Do Over, from new graduates to fiftysomethings and beyond.

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Summary

Summary

A 2015 Amazon Best Books of the Year Selection for Business & Investing

An Audible.com bestseller

The get ready, get going guide to navigating careerchange and doing work you love!

NewYork Times bestselling author Jon Acuff has drawn millions ofonline fans who love his refreshing mix of humor, honesty, and wisdom about theworld of work. Now he offers his most important book yet, a guide to making bigcareer changes—by choice or necessity—and escaping the horrible feeling of beingtrapped in the wrong job.

Acuff finds it amazing that people spend more thaneighteen years studying and preparing for college but little or no time honingtheir careers between graduation and retirement. He offers an empowering toolhe calls the Career Savings Account, which will change the way you think about yourskills, relationships, character, and work ethic. He also shows that if you’reon the wrong track, you already have what you need to change it—even if yourfamily and mortgage mean you can’t simply pick up and move for a newopportunity.

Throughout the book, Acuff features inspiring andfunny true stories—not merely his own but those of friends who restarted theircareers after a layoff, an extended maternity leave, or simply the realizationthat they were suffering fifty weeks a year just to pay the bills and enjoy twoweeks of vacation. Everyone can benefit from Do Over, from new graduates to fiftysomethings and beyond.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Do Over is an energetic, user-friendly guide to navigating the jumps, bumps, and ceilings that we all face in our careers.” Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author
Do Over is funny, insightful, and well-written. Three reasons I resent Jon Acuff.” Jim Gaffigan, comedian
“If you’re sick of constantly fighting the Monday blues, this book is for you…[Acuff’s] career advice is solid…By the end, most will have a new outlook on their role in the workplace. They will be ready to take on the day with nothing but an adjusted attitude and a ton of grit.” Associated Press
“In this lively business manual, Acuff sets readers on the path to ‘intentionally building a career’ using a tool kit he calls the Career Savings Account…Brimming over with sound, practical advice, this book will benefit individuals looking to take charge of their careers at any stage.” Publishers Weekly
“This is the best career book ever written. I’m not even sure what book comes in second. This is practical, human, touching, urgent, vulnerable, universal, actionable truth, all in a well-written, handy package.” Seth Godin, author of What to Do When It’s Your Turn
“Acuff offers advice on how to navigate career jumps, bumps, ceilings, and opportunities by building what he calls a career savings account or CSA. He defines CSAs as relationships built over the years plus skills and character times hustle…Acuff…offers advice on cultivating each element with the clear purpose of restarting careers rather than sticking with the drudgery of a job just to pay the bills. An amusing and insightful look at careers.” Booklist

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Author

Author Bio: Jon Acuff

Author Bio: Jon Acuff

Jonathan Acuff is a consultant, blogger, public speaker, social media whiz, and the author of Stuff Christians Like, Start, and the Wall Street Journal bestseller Quitter. He has sixteen years of branding and marketing experience with companies such as the Home Depot, Chick-fil-A, Bose, and Staples.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Business & Economics
Runtime: 6.77
Audience: Adult
Language: English