we spend most of our lives working, then our jobs should be much
more than just a paycheck. Our work should give us joy, shouldn’t
it? But if it doesn’t, what then? And what do our grandparents have
to do with it?
In a compelling new approach to career healing, Dr.
Orenia Yaffe-Yanai assures us that getting stuck in one’s career is
normal. In fact, getting stuck can be constructive, because,
according to Dr. Yaffe-Yanai, it signals a vital turning point.
Beneath the surface, each of us is like a river: deep down, we know
where we want to flow.
we encounter an obstacle it forces us to push a little harder
to move ahead. Once the impasse is resolved, we can flow freely
again and our work can become a powerful means of self-expression
rather than a repository for our fears and limitations.
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Starting with her
own career narrative as daughter, sister, psychotherapist and
vocational counselor, and applying the insights gained in her work
with hundreds of clients, Dr. Yaffe-Yanai demonstrates a way of
seeing and understanding that connects the individual and the family
– a bridge from past history to present ambitions and future
accomplishments. She wields profound insight and communicates a
great love for people and for life.
CAREER YOUR PASSION provides far more than a collection
of other people’s stories: it makes us productively curious about
ourselves. Dr. Yaffe-Yanai sends us back to our own personal dramas,
to pursue a dialogue with our parents, grandparents and siblings.
This is ultimately a precious gift to ourselves as well as to our
YOUR PASSION was first published in the year2000
in Israel by Modan Publishers. The
book went straight to the best seller list and remained there
for 48 weeks. As of 2008, 22 editions have been published, 45,000
books have been sold and the current book sales continue to
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