16. THE RIGHT JOB
Find It and You’ll Never Really Work Again
17. GETTING PROMOTED
Sorry, No Shortcuts
18. HARD SPOTS
That Damn Boss
19. WORK-LIFE BALANCE
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Having It All (But Were Afraid to Hear)
FIND IT AND YOU’LL NEVER REALLY WORK AGAIN
IT’S SAID that you can only live life forward and understand it backward. The exact same thing is true about careers.
Every time I ask successful people about their first few jobs, the immediate reaction is almost always laughter. The chairman and CEO of Procter & Gamble, A. G. Lafley, thought he was going to be a professor of Renaissance history. That career plan evaporated when he dropped out of grad school to join the navy for ...