So Good They Can’t Ignore You
by Cal Newport
Editor: Little, Brown Book Group
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Cal Newport’s manifesto is clearly written contrary to conventional wisdom suggests that he should be a person of talent and skill, not necessarily their passion, which determines their career pathNewport, graduate of Dartmouth University (Phi Beta Kappa) and holder of a PhDfrom MIT, argues that trying to find out what leads us, instead of focusing on areas in which we naturally excel, is ultimately harmful and frustrating for job seekersThe title is a direct quote from comedian Steve Martin, who, when asked why he succeeded in his career, immediately replied: “although they can’t ignore you” and this is the main Newport book basePassion’s skills and asset capacityInspired by former Apple CEO Steve Jobs, the famous Stanford University begins the speech in which Works urges idealistic graduates to chase away their dreams from Newport, attacking this advice, saying that not only is it Pollyannish advice, but that Jobs himself has not followed his own adviceFrom there, Newport presents compelling scientific and contemporary case study evidence that the key to a successful career is to discover what you do, where you built your “capital” career, and then put all your efforts in that direction
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