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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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?...

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
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,...

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...

Career Distinction: Stand Out by Building Your Brand
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...

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...

Career Renegade: How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love
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...

The Career Within You: How to Find the Perfect Job for Your Personality
The Career Within You: How to Find the Perfect Job for Your Personality
Elizabeth Wagele. “Wagele and Stabb are great detectives who will help you understand your perfect habitat for all you can bring to the workplace. —Chip Conley, Founder/CEO, Joie de Vivre Hospitality, and author of Peak Employing the Enneagram Personality Assessment System, Elizabeth Wagele, author of The Enneagram...

Rethink Your Career: In Your 40s, 50s and 60s Joanna Maxwell. How to reinvent your career – and work for as long as you want Have you accumulated plenty of wisdom and experience, but others think you're all washed up? Perhaps you're bored with your current work but not sure what's next...

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...

Working Identity: Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career Herminia Ibarra. How Successful Career Changers Turn Fantasy into Reality - Whether as a daydream or a spoken desire, nearly all of us have entertained the notion of reinventing ourselves. Feeling unfulfilled, burned out, or just plain unhappy with what we’re doing, we long to make that leap into the unknown...

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...

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...

Career GPS: Strategies for Women Navigating the New Corporate Landscape Ella L. J. Edmondson, PhD Bell. “Career GPS serves as the business coach you never had but always wanted. ” —Lois P. Frankel, Ph. D. , author of Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office and See Jane Lead Career GPS is a clear-eye, timely, and thought-provoking guide for any woman looking to advance up the corporate ladder and/or...

Career Superpowers: Succeeding on Purpose James Whittaker. Line up all the successful people in the world. Take away the pedigreed and the prodigies—you know the people who are going to succeed no matter what—and the brown-nosers and right-time-right-place lottery winners and who do you have left? The people who succeeded on purpose...

When are you going to get a real career?: A guide to designing a career you would be proud of! Melissa James. Born the daughter of two West-Indian immigrants, author Melissa James never thought that Google would call her to work on their team. Growing up she believed that there were only four types of jobs that would be acceptable to her parents: becoming a doctor, lawyer, engineer, or nurse...

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 Rescue: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life Cassandra Gaisford. Make Happiness Your Priority. Rescue Yourself From a Job You Hate. Practical, inspiring and empowering career change tips and strategies every job hunter and career changer needs to know Career expert Cassandra Gaisford and the successful CEO of the internationally renowned Worklife Solutions—who...

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...

Career Change I Love!: From average to wealthy and retired. My journey to financial freedom. P. K. NERO.

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2015: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers Richard N. Bolles. The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2015 to tailor its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers.   What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world’s most popular job-hunting guide with more than ten million copies...

Career Karma James Fairbairn. Have you ever applied for a job that you were perfect for, but you didn't even get an interview? Have you ever discovered that someone else secured the 'dream job' that you didn't even get an opportunity to apply for? Have you ever been for an interview that you thought you aced and yet didn't receive...

Take Charge of Your VIEW: Career Advice You Won't Get From Your Boss Lisa Prior. Jumpstart your own career changes; discover your VIEW, the new skills for creating the work and life you love. A six-week journey packed with practical advice, it’s like having a personal coach. Lisa Prior, a 20-year veteran leadership coach and change consultant, is on a mission to help people...

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