In the Loop

Easing your way out of the job you hate

Posted at 12:07 PM on January 6, 2010 by Jeff Horwich

newjob.jpgWith American job satisfaction at an all time low, we bit at the chance to talk with the author of a new book with sunny title: "New Job, New You: A guide to reinventing yourself in a bright new career."

Here's the raw (16 minutes) version of the interview, which will appear in abbreviated form in the next podcast:

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"Self-helpy" interviews always run the risk of being a little too feel-good, so we don't do a ton of them. But Alexandra Levit's got some sound and sober advice for the many folks (younger workers, especially) who aren't finding their jobs all they'd want them to be. She's a big believer that persistence pays off.

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