The Episodic Career: How to Thrive at Work in the Age of Disruption by Farai Chideya
Profiling the rich, the poor, and people from every strata in between, Chideya seeks to understand the many kinds of work we do–for example, not just job fields, but whether we seek to build institutions or seek social change while earning money. In addition, Chideya provides a self-diagnostic tool to help you find your work/life “sweet spot.” You’ll see how different types of people have navigated their careers and forged their own paths even in times of hardship.
The Job Search Navigator: an Expert’s Guide to Getting Hired, Surviving Layoffs, and Building Your Career by Matt Durfee
A guide to successful job searching, with expert advice from executives, recruiters, and the author, based on his extensive personal experience. Includes chapters on the art and science of networking and acing the interview.
Modernize Your Resume: Get Noticed…Get Hired by Wendy Enelow & Louise Kursmark
Based on today’s real-world job search trends, Modernize Your Resume shows job seekers how to craft a winning resume to meet the complexities of today’s highly competitive and technologically driven employment market. Readers will learn to write tight, lean, clean, and laser-focused content to keep readers engaged; integrate keywords that are vital to being found online; and capture attention with a distinctive design. Includes 80+ sample resumes.