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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...

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2017: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
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...

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 today's...

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...

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?...

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
Richard N. Bolles. What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world’s most popular job-hunting guide, revised and updated annually, with more than ten million copies sold. This 2016 edition features the latest studies and perspectives on today’s job-market, including proven strategies for finding jobs even when everyone...

Fearless and Free: How Smart Women Pivot--and Relaunch Their Careers (Agency/Distributed)
Fearless and Free: How Smart Women Pivot--and Relaunch Their Careers (Agency/Distributed)
Wendy Sachs. -. . . pithy, invaluable guidance to women stymied in the workplace- -- O, The Oprah Magazine We are in the midst of a wild job market. Technology has disrupted nearly every industry, blowing up many careers, but creating millions more...

Always Know What To Say - Easy Ways To Approach And Talk To Anyone
Always Know What To Say - Easy Ways To Approach And Talk To Anyone
Peter W. Murphy. Who is this book for? - "Always Know What To Say" is for anyone who wants a straight to the point explanation of conversation skills fundamentals. I point out key distinctions you can apply right away to go from being tongue tied and unsure of what to say to having fun meeting people and getting to...

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 Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do (UK Professional  Business Management / Business)
Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do (UK Professional Business Management / Business)
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...

Simplify Your Life: Tips For Developing A Purpose Driven Life And Unlocking Your Potential
Simplify Your Life: Tips For Developing A Purpose Driven Life And Unlocking Your Potential
Sarah O'Flaherty. Do you wish life was a little easier? Discover the secrets to a simpler, more satisfying life. - Is your life lacking purpose? Are you often stressed and overwhelmed? If so, then it's time for a crash course in the skills that will lead to a more meaningful life...

Reinvention Roadmap: Break the Rules to Get the Job You Want and Career You Deserve
Reinvention Roadmap: Break the Rules to Get the Job You Want and Career You Deserve
Liz Ryan. Break the rules and take charge of your career! - The traditional job-search approaches just don’t work anymore, and the days of trusting your career to your employer are long over. The new-millennium workplace requires all of us to rewrite the rules and start treating our careers like we’re running...

An Intelligent Career: Taking Ownership of Your Work and Your Life
An Intelligent Career: Taking Ownership of Your Work and Your Life
Michael B. Arthur. Written by three career experts, An Intelligent Career is a playbook for the modern knowledge worker, providing a complete guide that will allow workers to take a composite, dynamic view of a life's work in the 21st century...

Pivot: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life
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...

Tips and Advice To Get a Job and Advance Your Career: A Hiring Professionals Inside Knowledge On How To Be The Best Applicant, Interviewee and Employee That You Can Be Alan Balmer. If you are looking for a book that will give you the tips and advice you need for finding employment and being the best employee possible, this is the book for you! Alan Balmer is a seasoned professional in the human resources and temporary staffing agency fields and has been responsible for the hiring...

You Can If You Think You Can Dr. Norman Vincent Peale. Best-selling classics by Norman Vincent Peale The Power of Positive Thinking (special 35th anniversary edition). The greatest inspirational best seller of the century offers confidence without fear and a life of enrichment and luminous vitality...

The Campaign Career: How To Jumpstart Your Career In Political Campaigns Izaak Pichardo. The Campaign Career: How to Jumpstart a Career in Campaigns and Elections. Interested in a career in campaigns and politics? This book will provide you with insight on how to find campaign job opportunities today...

The Calling Process: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Purpose and Pursuing Your Dream Job . Dan Cumberland, a new and compelling voice, offers guidance on how to find meaning and purpose in your life and work. He has been helping people find a sense of calling and vocation professionally for more than 10 years...

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...

BRAND YOU! To Land Your Dream Job: A Step-by-Step Guide To Find A Great Job, Get Hired & Jumpstart Your Career Diane Huth. BRAND YOU! To Land Your Dream JobA Step-by-Step Guide To Find A Great Job, Get Hired & Jumpstart Your CareerDo You dread job hunting?Are you frustrated and confused about how to get a job in today’s digital world?Discouraged by job boards where you send your résumé with no response?Don’t know how...

Moms For Hire: 8 Steps to Kickstart Your Next Career Deborah Jelin Newmyer. Moms For Hire is a stylish, eight-step guidebook for moms who want to re-enter the workforce and amp up their professional mojo. - Whether you downsized your bustling career to raise your children, or you chose the full-time job of being a stay-at-home mom, you now feel ready to get back in the work...

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...

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,...

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...

Confidence Pearls: Keep Them. Own Them. Wear Them. Mofoluwaso Ilevbare. Confidence - the belief that you are terrific, a force to be reckoned with. It is the guts to move from just having a life of success to one of significance. It is the volcanic rush that erupts from your inside to do what others see as impossible...

Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers Lois P. Frankel. Frankel is a recognized expert in the fields of workplace behavior and female empowerment, and the president of Corporate Coaching International. She shows that half of the American workforce is made up of women, and they still earn 76...

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...

Romancing Your Career Shabnam Asthana. Romancing Your Career is a must read for every professional who wants to make a success of his or her career. Its universal appeal lies in the fact that it introduces you to important facets of the corporate world, with easily identifiable characters who you will laugh with, cry with, pity, despise,...

Career Renegade: How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love Jonathan Fields. There’s a revolution brewing across the nation--a movement that’s changing lives and revealing little known paths to passion and prosperity. - It’s about building a great living around what you love to do most...

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