The Career Manifesto (TarcherPerigree, 2018) is a " motivating and action-oriented guide" (Publishers Weekly) to creating an extraordinary career and meaningful life. Based on more than a decade of study and practice, The Career Manifesto offers actionable steps to becoming more purposeful, productive, and effective in all areas of your work.
The book presents an inspiring and refreshingly simple approach to finding your passion and purpose and then jumpstarting a dream career to achieve those, by asking three essential questions:
- What do you want your impact to be?
- What are the potential pathways that move you toward your purpose?
- How can you hold yourself accountable for your goals?
Wrote Publisher’s Weekly: "Steib taps into the frustration overachievers feel when their career trajectories fall short in this motivating and action-oriented guide...with easily applicable and customizable advice aplenty."
Mike is a nationally-recognized expert on careers and success who has been featured numerous times on NBC's Today Show and in publications ranging from Entrepreneur to Fortune. The CEO of XO Group and sought-after speaker, Mike draws on his own diverse work experience and career highlights as well as powerful anecdotes from other successful business leaders to offer expert guidance, field-tested advice, and interactive exercises that will help you answer these three key questions, envision a goal and then craft and execute a plan to achieve it. For young professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives seeking more purpose and meaning in their work and lives, The Career Manifesto is the essential way to build--and follow through on--an effective plan to excel at whatever job, project or career goal you put your mind to.
The author's profits all go to the family education nonprofit Literacy Partners.