Item description for Stepping Up: 12 Ways to Rev Up, Revitalize, or Renew Your Career by S. Gary Snodgrass...
It's easy to let your career unfold. But how do you make your career happen? Many people feel they need to take control of their careers, but they don't know where to begin. The twelve guidelines in Stepping Up: 12 Ways To Rev Up, Revitalize, or Renew You Career show you how you can make your career mean business, whether you're just starting out, making a move within your current organization, or planning to change careers entirely.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5" Height: 7.25" Weight: 0.44 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2007
Publisher Greenleaf Book Group Press
ISBN 1929774419 ISBN13 9781929774418
Availability 0 units.
More About S. Gary Snodgrass
S. Gary Snodgrass currently resides in Chicago, in the state of Illinois.
Reviews - What do customers think about Stepping Up: 12 Ways to Rev Up, Revitalize, or Renew Your Career?
Real life business counsel Mar 11, 2007
Whether you're entering the business world as a recent college graduate or you're an experienced professional business person, Gary Snodgrass' book with its pragmatic guidelines makes a "great read". His extensive business experience allows him to share proven self-developmental approaches. He writes in a direct, no nonsense style and its apparent he's been extremely successful in providing practical business counsel in the corporate world and education. Before opening the book, take time to do a self-assessment of your career progress to date including short and long-range objectives. Suggestion: don't read the book at one sitting but read and digest one guideline at a time applying it your current career. Particularly effective are the action steps suggested at the conclusion of each guideline. Reflect on each guideline with its related case study and action steps. Determine how the material can best be applied to your personal objectives, time frames and tangible measurements. With appropriate reflection and self-development, this book has significant potential for making a dynamic impact on your career.
Stepping Up is an excellent guide and recommended reading for any working professional. Mar 7, 2007
Written by human resources professional of thirty-five years' experience S. Gary Snodgrass, Stepping Up: 12 Ways to Rev Up, Revitalize, or Renew Your Career is a handy guide for readers of all backgrounds and all stages in their chosen profession. Chapters walk through how to succeed in a new environment, the importance of lifelong learning, improving one's communication skills and creating "Brand You", effective mentoring, anticipating future stardom by becoming a top-notch performer in the present, and much more. Written with honesty, sincerity, and the time-tested edge that can only come from practical experience, Stepping Up is an excellent guide and recommended reading for any working professional. "Focus on your specific audience and be decisive, declarative, and definite in what you stand for. Don't try to be everything to everyone."