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Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need

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Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need is a guide to getting what you want out of your career in tech. You’ll start by defining your ambitions—whether that’s a high salary, a great work/life balance, or something else entirely. Once you know where you’re going, you’ll begin your journey to success with the adaptable advice laid out in this book to help you on your way.

Learn more about the book here: http://mng.bz/nM2d

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Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need

  1. 1. Take control of your professional life with Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need. Take 40% off by entering sljones11 into the discount code box at checkout at manning.com.
  2. 2. Soft skills Communication Good teamwork Adaptability Problem solving Critical thinking Time management Success in a technology career requires more than technical ability. Achieving your career goals takes clear communication, top-notch time and productivity management, and a knack for navigating business needs. These “soft skills” are vital for a well-rounded career in tech, whether as a valuable employee or a successful freelancer.
  3. 3. Whatever your road to success, you’ll benefit from the toolbox of career-boosting techniques you’ll find in Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need. You’ll discover in-demand communication and teamwork skills, essential rules for professionalism, tactics of the modern job hunt, and more. Define your ambitions Learn needed skills Actively manage career growth Balance work and personal life Reach your goals and thrive!
  4. 4. After defining the scope of your personal career ambitions, you’ll take a deep dive into the communication, conflict resolution, and teamwork skills that employers prize in technologists, and master “nine rules of professionalism” that will keep you on track through the daily grind. Finally, you’ll learn to pay it forward with advice on becoming an amazing mentor of your juniors, and leader of your peers.  Define what “success” means for your career  Discover personal branding and career maintenance  Prepare for and conduct a tech job hunt  Spot speed bumps and barriers that can derail your progress  Learn how to navigate the rules of the business world  Perform market analysis to keep your tech skills fresh and relevant  And much more!
  5. 5. What people are saying about the book: Full of excellent advice for developers new to their career as well as those that are seasoned. -Dave Corun This is a fundamental book that any engineer in our industry should add to their library! -Marc-Anthony Taylor Covers pretty much every topic I can think of in order to grow in your career and happiness in life. -Markus Braasch
  6. 6. About the author: Microsoft MVP Don Jones brings his years of experience as a successful IT trainer to this engaging guide. Don is a sought- after conference speaker, career mentor, and author of the international bestseller Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches. He has led dozens of career and job workshops for tech professionals.
  7. 7. Take 40% off Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need by entering sljones11 into the discount code box at checkout at manning.com. If you want to learn more about the book, you can check it out on our browser-based liveBook platform here.
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    May. 18, 2021
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    Mar. 19, 2021

Own Your Tech Career: Soft skills you need is a guide to getting what you want out of your career in tech. You’ll start by defining your ambitions—whether that’s a high salary, a great work/life balance, or something else entirely. Once you know where you’re going, you’ll begin your journey to success with the adaptable advice laid out in this book to help you on your way. Learn more about the book here: http://mng.bz/nM2d

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