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Work from the inside out : seven steps to loving what you do

Author: Nancy O'Hara
Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Everyone hopes for a rewarding and fulfilling career, but the day-to-day reality can be just the opposite. The routine of our jobs, office politics, and problematic projects can often be the cause of frustration, worry, and disappointment. The quest to find personal satisfaction, mush less pride in our work, can be daunting ...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Hara, Nancy.
Work from the inside out.
New York : Three Rivers Press, ©2001
(DLC) 00066676
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy O'Hara
OCLC Number: 70766159
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 251 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. The first step : understanding and acceptance --
Things change --
Follow the leader --
Our ordinariness --
Expectations --
Blaming --
Security in being the victim --
Seeing things as they are --
We all want to be happy --
2. The second step : seeing clearly and letting go --
What we don't know can hurt us --
issues of control and power --
Frustrated ambitions --
Work can be a drug (an escape, an excuse, a reason, an alibi) --
Money : there's nothing wrong with it --
Using envy to reach your goals --
There are no coincidences --
Wanting what we want when we want it --
7. The third step : realizing this is it --
The we/they syndrome --
Fear of losing, fear of not having --
We cannot think our way to understanding --
Change is in the air --
Accepting what is --
Quid pro quo --
Freedom from anxiety and fear --
This is it --
4. The fourth step : balance --
Doing the right thing --
Ethical and moral actions --
The heart at work --
The office grapevine --
Office politics --
5. The fifth step : disciplined attention --
Making the effort --
Eyes wide open --
Don't worry about your worries --
You are (and aren't) your work --
One-pointedness --
6. The sixth step : as things are --
Check your motives --
The spirit of cooperation --
When you're the boss --
Wise men can dance --
7. The seventh step : you're already there.
Responsibility: Nancy O'Hara.
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Everyone hopes for a rewarding and fulfilling career, but the day-to-day reality can be just the opposite. The routine of our jobs, office politics, and problematic projects can often be the cause of frustration, worry, and disappointment. The quest to find personal satisfaction, mush less pride in our work, can be daunting ...

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