WHAT’S YOUR DREAM JOB? Filled with inspiring stories from people who have changed careers mid-life, What’s Next? is an exciting roadmap for anyone looking to make their next job their dream job.
From a former mortgage banker who’s back in the classroom to a tough cop turned Nashville music agent, these in-depth testimonials offer encouragement and advice-and prove that it’s possible to pursue your passion.
What’s Next? offers those seeking a more fulfilling path the tools to get started and the inspiration to do it.
Journalist and award-winning author Kerry Hannon, a leading authority on career transitions, retirement, and personal finance, shows you how to manage your money and career with confidence. Whether you’re new to saving and investing, planning for retirement or retired, gearing up for a second act, or coping with a heavy debt load, her books and articles provide the tools you need.
PUBLISHING AWARDS FOR WHAT’S NEXT?
Bronze : What’s Next? Follow Your Passion and Find Your Dream Job, by Kerry Hannon (Chronicle Books)
PRAISE FOR WHAT’S NEXT?
“A fascinating and extremely helpful book for anyone planning to switch careers-from one of the nation’s leading experts on the subject.”
Richard Eisenberg, Yahoo.com, Finance
“Kerry Hannon is one of the best and most experienced personal finance writers in the country.”
Ray Goldbacher, Money Editor, USA Today.com
“More and more people have realized the importance of following their passions. But if you can’t make money at it, it’s your hobby. Follow Hannon’s road-map to make sure you’re on the way to a passionate—and prosperous—career.”
Jean Chatzky, Best-selling Author Money 911, The Today Show
“A must-read for anyone-at any age-curious about a career change. A perfect blend of inspirational, readable stories and logistical, practical advice, What’s Next? walks you though the nuts and bolts of switching careers so you can follow your passion the smart way and set yourself up for a long-term success. ) if I didn’t love my career so much, this book would be my bible!)”
Beth Kobliner, Author of Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties.
“Hannon’s engaging profiles reflect the passion of those who have chosen to take a different path with their lives while her practical, how-to advice will make the journey smoother for others who are still summoning up the courage to take that leap of faith.”
Tim Smart, Executive Editor, U.S. News & World Report
“Kerry Hannon introduces us to people who are making a success in their second and third careers – doing what they want to do. Hannon provides their testimony and resources for us all to use in the next phase of our work lives. Whether it’s making chocolate, or running a homeless shelter, the message is: if you want to be more fulfilled, you can be. An essential roadmap and guidebook, full of great ideas.” Jim Connor, Assistant Managing Editor, CNBC Business News
“Whether your motivation is a recent downsizing or a lifelong dream, Hannon’s book is dotted with things to look at before you leap…useful advice for those who want to retool themselves after age 40…peppered with ideas… gives the basics on careers that best lend themselves to starting again.” USA TODAY
“Hannon has crafted her research on career transition into an important new book. It’s an indispensable guide to anyone hoping to pull off a midlife reinvention.”
The Huffington Post
“One of the best in this genre is by journalist and financial advisor Kerry Hannon – who offers specific and practical advice as well as inspiring stories to help anyone thinking about changing careers.”
“Hannon provides practical advice on landing the job of your dreams.”
AARP/Your Life Calling with Jane Pauley, The Today Show