How do I find the job and career that's right for me? How do I make myself employable?
Learning to Leap is a timely, practical guide that can help change your life, give meaning to your life more often and take back control of your life. By reading this book, you will find out the common set of personal attributes, skills and knowledge that every employer wants. This book is for you if
you are a student or graduate entering the workplace for the first time
you have been made redundant or are returning to work
you want to change job or career
you are seeking promotion
you are in transition from one role to another
you are interested in personal development and employability
This easy-to-understand guide will support your personal development using practical and proven tips, tools and techniques. There is a wide-ranging mix of resources for you to further explore. It's also a commentary on current and future learning opportunities and challenges we all face in maintaining our employability.
By learning to leap, you'll be rewarded by
giving employers greater confidence in your quality as a candidate or an existing employee
making more informed decisions for your career and future direction
making the most of yourself so you can describe the kind of person you are and make links with personal strengths and achievements
enhancing your job and career prospects so you can present yourself authentically and confidently to current or prospective employers.
The philosophy of the book is based on the principles of coaching and mentoring. It is designed to develop your awareness, build your confidence and capability, and encourage ownership of and responsibility for your actions. Use it as your critical friend to become the best you can be and increase your chances of success with employers.