home | How to Escape from a Dead-End Career . . .

How to Escape from a Dead-End Career While There's Still Time

Gary North

If you're a square peg in a round hole, it's time to figure out ways to get offers from square-hole employers with deep pockets.

If you have hit a dead end in your career, it's time to get out.

If you have hit a ceiling in your career, it's time to get out.

Competition from Asia is getting fierce. It may be time for you to take evasive action.

This department offers strategies and tactics for finding a better job and landing it.

If you decide that you've spent too many years dealing with corporate hierarchies, office politics, blame-shifting and back-biting, it's time to start your own business on the side: weekends and after-hours. Build it as an escape hatch. For this strategy, I offer the Business Start-Up department.

(If you have not subscribed to the free Tip of the Week report, do so today. The subscription box is on this page.)

A Job Interview Strategy That Uses a Short Kindle Book
Gary North - July 25, 2015
To get the job, you first have to get the interview. This strategy will get you the interview. keep reading

My Kindle Book Footnote Strategy
Gary North - July 25, 2015
This is unique. Copy it. keep reading

Looking for Jobs in All the Wrong Places
Gary North - July 18, 2015
Where to look? It's not where you think. You are thinking like everyone else who is looking for a job. keep reading

Fourteen Words That Will Turn You into an Industry Guru
Gary North - July 15, 2015
This would be obvious to any direct marketer or a journalist, but not to anyone else. keep reading

The Five Most Powerful Words for Getting a Raise
Gary North - July 15, 2015
Until you say them, your chances of a raise are minimal. keep reading

Imitate These Secrets of Headhunters if You Want a Better Job
Site Member - July 10, 2015
Don't think of a job interview as an interview. keep reading

13 Sure-Fire Ways to Avoid Promotions and Even Get Fired
Gary North - July 08, 2015
These are basic skills imparted to college graduates. keep reading

Eight Steps to a Flawless How-To Video
Gary North - July 06, 2015
You see almost no YouTube video that has all eight . . . or even three. keep reading

Twin Skills: Focus to Discover
Gary North - July 02, 2015
Computers have only the first. keep reading

The Case for a Second Cell Phone Number
Gary North - July 02, 2015
You may not have thought through why this is a necessity. It's time to think it through. keep reading

Become a Linchpin or Else Live in Fear of Software
Gary North - July 02, 2015
You must move into the top 20%. Then move higher. keep reading

Weekend Conferences: A Cost-Benefit Analysis
Gary North - June 26, 2015
Count the cost . . . the whole cost. Few people do this systematically. Let me show you how. keep reading

Create a Video Course to Build Your Reputation
Gary North - June 25, 2015
I suggest three topics. keep reading

The Best Paying Careers in America
Gary North - June 18, 2015
This is the most comprehensive graph I have seen. keep reading

The Case for Age
Gary North - June 10, 2015
This applies to the private sector. keep reading

How to Avoid Becoming the Scapegoat of an Incompetent Boss
Gary North - June 10, 2015
Do not get run over by an incompetent boss. Get his job instead. keep reading

More Headlines More Headlines