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Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
Paul D. Tieger. The bestselling guide to finding career success and satisfaction through Personality Type is now thoroughly revised, expanded, and updated. - Do What You Are -- the time-honored classic that has already helped more than a million people find truly satisfying work -- is now updated to include jobs in...

Roadmap: The Get-It-Together Guide for Figuring Out What to Do with Your Life
Roadmap: The Get-It-Together Guide for Figuring Out What to Do with Your Life
Roadtrip Nation. This New York Times Bestseller welcome antidote to the conventional career guide answers the old question—"So, what are you going to do with your life?"—in a groundbreaking way. From the team behind the campus and online resource and the inspirational TV series in its eleventh season, ROADMAP helps...

The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success (Touchstone Books (Paperback))
The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success (Touchstone Books (Paperback))
Nicholas Lore. This classic bestseller is THE career-design bible for college graduates and midlife career-changers alike. Now fully revised and updated for the twenty-first century! Based on breakthrough techniques developed by Rockport Institute, an innovative and award-winning career-counseling network that has...

Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career
Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career
Nicholas Lore. The impolite truth nobody mentions in college commencement speeches: "Many of you have just spent four years and a small fortune studying something you will never use, and, if you do, you won't like all that much...

Career Warfare: 10 Rules for Building a Successful Personal Brand on the Business Battlefield
Career Warfare: 10 Rules for Building a Successful Personal Brand on the Business Battlefield
David D'Alessandro. “A refreshing message . . . from someone who has fought many corporate wars. ” ―The New York Times With the latest stories from D’Alessandro’s neverending collection of corporate derring-do and new insight on the global battlefield, the nationally bestselling Career Warfare is more essential...

The Career Manifesto: Discover Your Calling and Create an Extraordinary Life
The Career Manifesto: Discover Your Calling and Create an Extraordinary Life
Mike Steib. An action-oriented guide to help anyone find their calling and achieve their goals, inspired by the author's popular blog post with the same title - The Career Manifesto presents an inspiring and refreshingly simple approach to finding your passion and purpose and then jumpstarting a dream career to...

Second-Act Careers: 50+ Ways to Profit from Your Passions During Semi-Retirement
Second-Act Careers: 50+ Ways to Profit from Your Passions During Semi-Retirement
Nancy Collamer. A career guide that rethinks the golden years, this handbook offers 50+ income models for creating flexible, fulfilling, and profitable work during the encore stage of one’s career. - RETHINK YOUR RETIREMENT   For many people, retirement is no longer a trifecta of golf, grandkids, and gardening—it’s...

Fearless and Free: How Smart Women Pivot and Relaunch Their Careers
Fearless and Free: How Smart Women Pivot and Relaunch Their Careers
Wendy Sachs. We all need to think more like entrepreneurs. Seeking and seizing opportunities, boldly taking risks, quickly changing course—achieving success today requires the kind of action-first, fake-it-‘til-you-make-it ethos celebrated in the tech industry...

Fierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life One Conversation at a Time
Fierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life One Conversation at a Time
Susan Scott. Fully revised and updated—the national bestselling guide that will help you achieve personal and professional success one conversation at a time. The master teacher of positive change through powerful communication, Susan Scott wants you to succeed...

The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need
The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need
Daniel H. Pink. There’s never been a career guide like THE ADVENTURES OF JOHNNY BUNKO: THE LAST CAREER GUIDE YOU'LL EVER NEED. Told in manga – the Japanese comic book format that’s an international sensation – it’s the fully illustrated story of a young Everyman just out of college...

Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do
Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do
Shoya Zichy. Is your job just a way to pay the bills? It doesn’t have to be that way. You’ll find that when your career fits your personality, it becomes a source of tremendous satisfaction and success. Career Match is designed to help you discover your ideal work...

Career Change: How To Conquer The Fear Of Failing
Career Change: How To Conquer The Fear Of Failing
John Allen. What's the first obstacle in changing career? Your own fear of change. This book uses practical exercises to help conquer this fear and get you started. - Nearly 90% of us work in a job that we don’t enjoy...

Mid-Life Career Rescue: How to confidently leave a job you hate, and start living a life you love, before it’s too late (The Call For Change) (Volume 1)
Mid-Life Career Rescue: How to confidently leave a job you hate, and start living a life you love, before it’s too late (The Call For Change) (Volume 1)
Cassandra Gaisford. Practical, inspiring and empowering tips and strategies every job hunter and career changer needs to know   Are you showing signs of job dissatisfaction? Did you wake up this morning excited to face the day ahead? Or did the thought of getting up and going to work make you wish you could stay in bed?...

The Legal Career: Knowing the Business, Thriving in Practice (Coursebook)
The Legal Career: Knowing the Business, Thriving in Practice (Coursebook)
Katrina Lee. A book about the business of law, The Legal Career: Knowing the Business, Thriving in Practice is indispensable reading for any prelaw student, law student, and lawyer. The Legal Career addresses key topics in the evolving legal profession and the business of law...

The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People, Fourth Edition
The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People, Fourth Edition
Carol Eikleberry Ph.D.. A practical career guide for creatively inclined job seekers of all ages, with tips and counsel on how to use your independent and innovative talents and passions to make money, express yourself, and find a job you love...

Coach Yourself to a New Career: 7 Steps to Reinventing Your Professional Life Talane Miedaner. Bestselling author offers a step-by-step program to making the right choices about a new career move Don't fear taking the leap into a new career with this seven step program from bestselling author and life coach Talane Miedaner...

A Career Girl's Guide to Becoming a Stepmom: Expert Advice from Other Stepmoms on How to Juggle Your Job, Your Marriage, and Your New Stepkids Jacquelyn B. Fletcher. You have an exciting, fulfilling job. You've fallen in love with the man of your dreams—and met his three kids! Now what? Jacquelyn B. Fletcher shows how any professional woman turned wife and instant stepmother can build on the skills she employs at work—organization, team-building, goal-setting,...

Pivot: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life Adam Markel. The successful CEO of the internationally renowned Peak Potentials—who has trained thousands of people to find new jobs, careers, and directions—shares his practical and inspirational program for reinventing yourself, whether you are out of work or want to change your professional trajectory...

Career Distinction: Stand Out by Building Your Brand William Arruda. Praise for Career Distinction "Hands down, this book is the bible on branding for your career!" -- Susan Britton Whitcomb, author of Job Search Magic "As a professional resume writer and career coach, I have extolled the concept of personal branding for my clients for years...

Great Work, Great Career Stephen R. Covey. In one economic earthquake after another, it s hard to keep your footing. Still, there s a positive side to these risky times. You can secure a great future for yourself if you welcome this wild, demanding new world with passion for the opportunities it presents...

Discover What You're Best At Linda Gale.

The ADHD Guide to Career Success: Harness your Strengths, Manage your Challenges Kathleen G Nadeau. Just as the classroom poses the greatest challenges for children and teens with ADHD, the workplace is the arena where Adult ADHD poses the greatest threat. And while adults with ADHD are likely to face professional challenges, it is possible to cultivate a work environment that enables them to thrive...

Making Career Decisions that Count: A Practical Guide (3rd Edition) Darrell Anthony Luzzo. Looking for a book that provides “undecided” college students and those considering a career change with valuable tools and strategies to successfully engage in the career decision-making process? With effective, hands-on activities and an engaging conversational tone, Making Career Decisions That...

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2017: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers Richard N. Bolles. The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2017, tailoring its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers. - In today's challenging job-market, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more than...

Career Mapping: Charting Your Course in the New World of Work Ginny Clarke.

Your Successful Real Estate Career Kenneth W. Edwards. "One of the best-selling real estate career books of all time is back and better than ever! Your Successful Real Estate Career has long been the bible for countless aspiring real estate professionals...

The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love Jackie Battenfield. Using a “tough love approach” to pursuing a career in the visual arts, Jackie Battenfield expands on her highly successful classes and workshops to provide a comprehensive guide for both emerging and mid-career artists...

The 5 Patterns of Extraordinary Careers: The Guide for Achieving Success and Satisfaction James M. Citrin. What is different about the careers of people like Lou Gerstner, the acclaimed, recently retired chairman and CEO of IBM? Or Senator Elizabeth Dole, Yahoo! COO Dan Rosensweig, and Tom Freston, chairman and CEO of MTV Networks? - Why did they ascend to the top and prosper—why did they have extraordinary...

Creative Writing Career: Becoming a Writer of Film, Video Games, and Books (Writing Mentor) (Volume 1) Justin M Sloan. Want to be a writer of video games? A screenwriter? A novelist? This book will guide you as you position yourself for a career as a writer.   - Based on a lifetime of struggling to make it as a creative writer, "Creative Writing Career: Becoming a Writer of Movies, Video Games, and Books" is a guide...

Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do Shoya Zichy. For some, a job is just a way to pay the bills. For others -- those whose careers fit their passions and personalities -- it is a source of great satisfaction and success. Career Match is designed to help people discover their ideal work...

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