BBOTW – “Screw Work, Let’s Play” by John Williams

Screw Work, Let’s Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid for It“, by John Williams, has been all the buzz this summer – spotted on holidays everywhere from Devon to Deauville, from Prescelli to Prague.

John Williams is a careers and business advisor for people who want something more interesting and creative than a job. He’s had a high-flying corporate job as a Senior Managing Consultant at Deloittes and his own successful business as an independent consultant to the BBC, Siemens and other blue chip companies. As well as a background in executive coaching, he is also a person-centred counsellor and humanistic psychotherapist.


A compelling 10-step escape from corporate life that could see a summer of resignation letters.” Fleur Britten, Sunday Times Style Magazine

Do you have a sane work-play balance? Had enough of your job and want to change your life? Here’s how to do it” The Times

Are you stuck in a job that’s boring you to tears? Perhaps you are slogging away at a business that’s never quite taken off? Still can’t decide what you’d rather do? Well, it’s time to change all that.

According to Williams, we’ve reached a remarkable point in the history of work. With the right guidance, it’s now possible for anyone to make a living from doing the things they love. “Screw Work Let’s Play” is a blueprint to create a work-life full of fun, freedom and creativity; something more like play than work.

Packed full of stories from people who turned their passion into their living – or even a million pound business – you can discover the secret to transform your working life, starting today.

John outlines life-changing ideas and practical plans including:

  • How to win your first playcheque – without quitting your current job
  • How to beat the doubts and internal blocks that hold you back
  • How you can play and get rich – even in a recession
  • Whether you want to start a business, create an ideal job, write a book, or change the world, there’s no need to suffer unfulfilling work any more. If you are ready to play, then order the book by clicking here.

    Best wishes

    PS My previous Business Book of the Week was “59 Seconds” by Richard Wiseman (21/08/10)

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