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Be a free range human : escape the 9-5, create a life you love and still pay the bills

Author: Marianne Cantwell
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia, PA : Kogan Page, 2013.
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Lighthearted in style but serious in intention, this is a practical guide to creating a life of fulfillment. Life coach Cantwell - herself a career shifter - helps mid-career professionals work out what they really want. She addresses the things that career changers think they need but don't: a job; an MBA; a big investment; a fancy website, and shows how to build not just a business but a life that works for them.  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marianne Cantwell
ISBN: 9780749466107 0749466103 9780749466114 0749466111
OCLC Number: 794035923
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 262 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Get Ready For the Ride --
Get set up to get the most from this journey. --
What your school career adviser never told you --
The 'safe job' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
Why this matters now --
What would you do if you had only one life? --
Notes for Part 1 --
Creating Your Free Range Life (How to Decide What You Really Want) --
Dream big, discover your strengths and find out what to do when you want to do everything. Figure out what you really want. --
Why doing what you love is not negotiable --
The two-step strategy --
Dream big --
then get off your butt and do it --
How to quit your job, write a book and get on TV (while baking cakes) --
Dare to dream --
Defrosting --
your secret weapon in figuring out what you want --
Is your GPS out of whack? --
How to create your perfect 'career' when you want to do everything --
The 'one thing' myth --
Myth buster --
Spot your superpowers --
Average is no longer an option --
Weaknesses are just strengths in the wrong environment --
How to use your strengths to find your thing --
Free Range Profile Benny's Story: Travel the world, learn languages, and make a living from your blog --
Taking free range action --
The 'endless research' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
Notes for Part 2 --
Think Like a Free Range Human --
You don't need oodles of experience, a wildly original idea or even funding. How to start for under £100 (and find out if your idea will work within two weeks). Decide on your new free range career. --
Free Range Profile Peter's Story: From T-shirts to US$100k without an office --
Why you don't need an original idea --
The 'originality' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
Why you don't need oodles of experience (what you have to offer other than your CV) --
The 'oodles of experience' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
What a free range business looks like (or: what can I do other than start a cafe?) --
Four free range business types (plus one extra option) --
How to free range-ify your idea --
How to start for under £100 --
How to know if your idea will work (test your idea in seven days) --
How to know if your idea can pay enough --
How to know if people will really pay for what you have to offer --
Free Range Profile Susan's Story: From idea to income in 10 weeks --
Notes for Part 3 --
Interlude Free Range Reality Check --
A rush of inspiration and free range thinking (how to overcome those 'reasons why not' and make anything happen). --
Meet the people who don't want you to escape the career cage (or: the beige army unmasked) --
What to do with those reasons why not --
The 'not for the likes of me' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
Free Range Profile Jon's Story: How to quit your job, move to paradise and get paid to change the world --
Notes for Interlude --
Build Your Free Range Escape Hatch --
Get started, get known fast, and start earning that free range income (even while still in your job!). An unconventional guide on how to build things up, stand out from the crowd, and then escape the career-cage trap in your 10 steps to freedom. Discover how to earn the income, get the lifestyle and break free (on your terms). --
Making a living without an office (or a boss) --
Why you don't need a business plan (or an MBA) --
The 'research' myth --
Myth buster --
Free range third way --
Why you don't need to appeal to everyone --
Big lives come from bold steps --
How to decide who gets to give you money --
From burnout to brilliant: a real life turnaround --
How to choose your niche --
How to brand like a rock star --
The power of branding as you --
Your brand is more than a name --
How to stand out from the crowd --
How to stand out (by being more you) --
Free Range Profile Connie Hozvicka: I earned more in one month than I did in three months in my job --
How to do the Free Range Faststart --
Meet the Free Range Faststart --
Choosing your Faststart partners --
How to get clients without paying for advertising --
Old versus new marketing --
Seven steps to a hot email relationship --
Instant status --
Status hacking 101 --
Three pillars of instant status --
How to communicate in an unsucky way --
Why you don't have to be an all-rounder (you don't have to do it all alone) --
How to sell without selling your soul --
The four e's of selling without selling your soul --
Get comfortable with setting your salary --
What to do when you get stuck (when to give up and when to give in) --
How to live and work anywhere --
Focus on the advantages --
Travel checklist --
How to quit your job: 10 steps to freedom --
Notes for Part 4.
Responsibility: Marianne Cantwell.
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