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The finch effect : the five strategies to adapt and thrive in your working life

Author: Nacie Carson
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Imprint, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1View all editions and formats
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"Evolve your work strategy and thrive in today's high-pressure economyAs Darwin famously observed, the beaks of each generation of Galapagos Island finches change to accommodate shifting food resources, allowing the birds to survive by adapting their capabilities to the new environment. Today's business people should take note: In the post-crisis economy, traditional career strategies spell professional extinction,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Carson, Nacie, 1985-
Finch effect.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012
(DLC) 2012003658
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nacie Carson
ISBN: 9781118238653 1118238656 9781118225219 111822521X 9781118263303 1118263308
OCLC Number: 775664209
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Foreword by Craig Newmark --
Survival of the fittest --
Adopt a gig mindset --
Identify your professional value --
Cultivate your skills --
Nurture your social network --
Harness your entrepreneurial energy --
The finch effect.
Responsibility: Nacie Carson.
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