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Frances Quittel is a business consultant specializing in high technology careers, career transitions and what to do if you are laid off, downsized, early retired or engineered out of your job. Her book, Fire Power: Everything You Need to Know Before and After You Lose Your Job (Ten Speed Press, $11.95. To order, call (415) 281-5981) provides critical information to people facing career transitions in today's economy.
Creator of "Business Women's Week" and "How to Make Money in Technology" conferences, Frances has advised many professionals in the arts of job hunting, job finding, and avoiding aggravation when and if you lose your job. With fifteen years of experience in personnel recruitment, sales and marketing, her career illustrates that people who retain their resiliency and capacity to learn can achieve successful career transitions -- despite turbulent economic times and personal disappointments.
Fire Power -- the Book
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