When to Jump by Mike Lewis

When to Jump

When Mike Lewis was twenty-four and working in a prestigious corporate job, he eagerly wanted to leave and pursue his dream of becoming a professional squash player. But he had questions: When is the right time to move from work that is comfortable to a career you have only dared to dream of? How have other people made such a jump? What did they feel when making that jump—and afterward?Mike sought guidance from others who had “jumped,” and ...

Details When to Jump

TitleWhen to Jump
Release DateJan 9th, 2018
PublisherHenry Holt & Company
GenreSelf Help, Business, Nonfiction

Reviews When to Jump

  • Kim
    won from librarything.comgot in mail today
  • Serendipity Marie
    Watching my niece's gymnastics competition - I use the term "competition" loosely considering I changed her diaper less than 3 years ago - I'm struck by the difference in the little girls' faces as they jump from the balance beam. They are all the same age. They all have had similar classes. Yet, there is a hesitation and almost fear on the faces of some, while others leap without much of a glance at the ground. I was reminded of these girls whil...
  • Jo-Ann Duff (Duffy The Writer)
    There are lots of books out there which promise you your dream life, job and love if you follow the authors simple rules and it can all seem like a bit of a pipe dream. Mike Lewis has tapped into something a little bit different with When To Jump. Using his own experience of taking the leap from venture capitalist to professional squash player as inspiration, Lewis sought out other people who have made the leap.What I like about When To Jump, is ...
  • Emily
    I enjoyed the variety of people and their stories. Some great advice and encouragement for me as I think about my jump.
  • Elizabeth Chabe
    Some interesting stories.
  • Scott Fritz
    Are you happy with your life? Are you doing the what you really want to be doing in your professional life? Mike Lewis believes most of us do have something we want to be doing to better full fill our lives. The book When to Jump: If the Job You Have Isn’t the Life You Want proposes that we can take the jump and start better living our destiny. This book gives four steps to make a good jump to the new life style.Throughout this book Mike discus...