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Jenny Blake

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Jenny Blake is an author, career and business strategist and international speaker who helps smart people organize their brain, move beyond burnout, and build sustainable, dynamic careers they love. She is the author of the forthcoming book, Pivot: The Only Move That Matters is Your Next One (Portfolio/Penguin Random House, September 2016), and Life After College (Running Press, 2011), which is based on her blog of the same name. With two years at a technology start-up as the first employee, five years at Google on the Training and Career Development teams, and over five years of running her own business, Jenny combines her love of technology with her superpower of simplifying complexity to help clients pivot their career or business.

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Welcome NYT Workologist Readers! + PIVOT Pre-Order Bonus Bundle

This is a very exciting weekend . . . PIVOT and I are featured in The New York Times’ Workologist column!! Climbing Down the Corporate Ladder Without Alarming Your Boss, by Rob Walker.

The timingis fitting since this month also marks my five year anniversary of leaving Google to take myown business full-time, a few years afterI realized I had no aspirations of continuing to climbthe corporate l...

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