FIRST HIRED, LAST FIRED
How to Become Irreplaceable in Any Job Market
Unemployment is a daunting concern for people all across the nation. Layoffs and corporate downsizing threatens jobs now more than ever. FIRST HIRED, LAST FIRED shows how to discover simple secrets from an ancient text that can make anyone irreplaceable.
Today’s employees face terror and stress at the prospect of losing their jobs, and finding new ones. The global climate reeks of confusion, fear, anxiety, and competition while people clamber for jobs. Layoffs and shrinking markets choke confidence from qualified workers.
FIRST HIRED, LAST FIRED shows readers how to use the valuable wisdom found in the ancient text of the Bible to avoid becoming disposable in this challenging marketplace. Through timeless wisdom, simple solutions, and easy-to-apply principles, readers will find meaning in their work lives, and deep satisfaction from committing to a job well done. Through practice, the reader will learn to look deeper into the Bible for relevant help with current issues.
- AUDIENCE: Christian employees who have become lukewarm, forgetting to use the Bible as their guidebook for life. This book will apply to anyone looking for work or afraid of losing his/her job.
- EXPERIENCED AUTHOR: Anita has been published in Focus on the Family’s Thriving Family Magazine, ON, and Living Better at 50+. She has published numerous seminar-related products as enhancements for her national speaking venues.
- AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR: 2011 Aspiring Author Award, Orange County Christian Writer’s Conference
Praise for author:
‘Anita’s concepts have made a big difference in improving the bottom line of my businesses. I use her coaching tips on a daily basis, and they have helped me create a positive workplace culture. I highly recommend her book, FIRST HIRED, LAST FIRED. Who doesn’t want to work with people of integrity?” –Mike Prom, Voyageur Canoe Outfitters; The Zenith Zone Business Consulting, Minnesota
“WOW. I think Anita has hit a home run with this. She has definitely touched on something that our society as a whole could use a refresher course in—work ethic and social morals. What a better place to get that than from the Bible. Very well done. A must read for . . . hmmm . everyone!!!” –Troy Gentry, Montgomery Gentry, singer, songwriter, CMA Duo of the Year award
ANITA AGERS-BROOKS is a business and inspirational coach, certified personality trainer, productivity specialist, certified team training facilitator,
marketing specialist, and national speaker. She is a member of the Christian Writer’s Guild; graduate of Christian Leaders, Authors, and Speakers Seminars; co-founder of The StoryWriting Studio; and speaker on circuit for Stonecroft International Ministries. As a founding partner in The Zenith Zone, she’s dedicated to helping business owners, managers, and employees grow and thrive. Anita is passionate about business with integrity, healthy relationships, and issues of identity. She travels the country teaching others from her personal experiences and research. She believes it’s never too late for a fresh start with fresh faith. Anita and her husband Ricky live in Missouri.
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AUGUST 2013 ISBN 978-0-89112-320-0 Trade paper $14.99 224 pages 5.5 x 8.25 Category: Christian Living / Business and Personal Success Rights: World