Quick and Quintessential Career & Job Tips
Job-hunting tips from the February 18, 2002 issue of QuintZine.
Finding career inspiration is a matter of thinking like an 8-year-old, wrote Dave Murphy recently in the San Francisco Examiner. “If that 8-year-old inside you has died, it makes it just about impossible to change careers,” Murphy writes of the wide-eyed innocence with which children dream big dreams of what they want to be when they grow up. Murphy suggests as inspiration not traditional career books, but books of poetry and quotes, as well as biographies of heroes to emulate. “Inspiration is all around you,” he writes. “But first you have to let that 8-year-old come out and play.”
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