“My goal was to deliver a step-by-step playbook filled with straight talk to help professionals navigate their careers during this pandemic and in the foreseeable future.”
— Christy Noel
As the worldwide spread of coronavirus continues to sweep the country and take millions of jobs with it, workers are left wondering how to find a job and keep their career on track in this new economy and new work environment.
Career expert, Los Angeles-based Christy Noel, and co-author of Your Personal Career Coach: Real-World Experiences for Early Career Success, is the author of Your Career Survival Guide: How to Get and Keep a Job in Times of Crisis. The book is intended to help those impacted by the global pandemic by sharing practical tools for finding a job and saving your career in the worst job market since the Depression.
“I wrote Your Career Survival Guide to address the specific issues many people are now suddenly facing during these turbulent times,” says Noel. “My goal was to deliver a step-by-step playbook filled with straight talk to help professionals navigate their careers now and in the foreseeable future.”
Due to economic instability, many companies have had no choice but to furlough employees. Others, while they have maintained their jobs, are now facing uncharted territory of how to conduct business in a newly normal world. “Finding a new job or succeeding in the one you have has become harder in a world of coronavirus. There’s suddenly an entirely new set of rules for finding and keeping your job,” adds Noel. “And many of these jobs that have been eliminated will just not come back, which means navigating a career change.”
Your Career Survival Guide: How to Get and Keep a Job in Times of Crisis offers actionable tips, insights and practical advice on how to deal with many of the unprecedented issues facing those in the workforce today. The author’s next book, Your Personal Career Coach: Real-Life Stories for Early Career Success, written with her father, Mike Noel, a now-retired business executive, and 25 contributing authors, is the first in a series of “Your Personal Career Coach” books. Noel’s books deliver real-world advice in short and engaging stories to help the reader land a job and propel their career. She has been featured in The Huffington Post, Ladders, UpJourney, The Leadershift Project, Stilettos on the Ground, and more. ◊