3 Lessons I Learned From Writing A Book

Ms. Career Girl

The Adventure of Writing a Book. A couple of years ago, I gave birth to a book, Living Singlish , an ‘older sister in your pocket’ for women building strong, independent lives, whether alone or in a relationship. What started as a letter grew, till one day I thought ‘This is a book’!

2019 236

From TV to Memory Books

Career Shifters

“I yearned to be my own boss, to choose who I worked with and what I did.”. Long hours, lack of creative control and constant illness left Katie Ryde exhausted. Then, a timely conversation and an impending change in family circumstances gave her the push she needed to set up something of her own.

2019 205

10 New Books That Make Great End of Summer Reads

Ms. Career Girl

The Nine is the perfect book for your next weekend off. The Turn of the Key is the perfect book for fans of Agatha Christie. The post 10 New Books That Make Great End of Summer Reads appeared first on Ms. Book Club News Travel & Leisure end of summer reads summer reads 2019

2019 262

10 Books for Mom – For The Mom Who Does It All

Ms. Career Girl

Whether your mom loves fiction, poetry or nonfiction, these 10 books make perfect gifts for the mom who does it all. This debut poetry collection is a short read for moms who are looking for a relatable book to escape with this Mother’s Day.

2019 276

10 Books to Ignite Your Career Spirit this Fall

Ms. Career Girl

These 10 new books will help ignite your career spirit and set the season off on a positive and productive note. In her book, Joy Seeker , she empowers readers to get out of the everyday routines that make them feel worthless and get back on the track to achieving greatness.

2019 158

Holiday Book Gift Guide for the Career Girl Who Doesn’t Have Time to Shop

Ms. Career Girl

A brand-new book. If you’re looking to do all of your holiday shopping online this year, these are the books you’ll want to add to your virtual shopping cart. Here’s the Ms Career Girl holiday book gift guide for 2018: For the hopeless romantic: The Memory of You by Jamie Beck.

2018 280

Books for the Feminist in Your Life

Ms. Career Girl

There’s never a bad time to pick up a good book about fearless women trying to take on the world. If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift for your feminist friend this holiday season, pick up one of these books, sure to inspire her to keep reaching for her goals.

2017 206

Stand Out and Move Up In Your Career – Write a Book

Ms. Career Girl

But none of these stunts would make an impression like telling a hiring manager, literally, “I wrote the book on this.”. There’s nothing like a high-quality book you’ve written and published to demonstrate your skills, credibility, commitment, knowledge, and vision for your field.

2019 229

Four Stand-Out Career Books For Women in 2018

Ms. Career Girl

And one of the easiest ways to get smarter about your career is by reading a great book. Out of the latest career advice books for women published so far in 2018, these four books have earned high ratings. Here’s four stand-out career books for women in 2018.

2018 191

Books to Unwind with this Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

For all those women looking for books to unwind with and get lost in a great page-turner, these are the new binge-worthy titles you won’t be able to put down…at least until the alarm goes off on Monday morning! The post Books to Unwind with this Weekend appeared first on Ms.

2018 192

Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? Following are some reviews of the top 5 job search books to help your make your selection. The book includes strategies that have been proven to work over time.

2014 237

12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading

Ms. Career Girl

The post 12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading appeared first on Ms. I imagine that someday in the not-too-distant future, traditional books will have met their demise. Sure, it’s nice to be able to carry dozens of books in something the size of a note pad.

2016 236

7 Books Every Feminist Is Reading This Fall 

Ms. Career Girl

Machado’s newest book is a must-read for any feminist who stands for the right to control one’s own body. The post 7 Books Every Feminist Is Reading This Fall appeared first on Ms. Book Club News fall reading list

2017 235

7 Books for the New Business Leader to Add to Their Reading List

Workology

Something I’ve always done whenever I have taken a new job or consulting gig has been to immerse myself in books. I need strategies not quick fixes, and I really want to tap into the information, resources, case studies and conversations that go beyond 3,000 words of an e-book.

2016 134

book review the think big manifesto

Career Makeover Coach

This book will make you think, it will probe and provoke you, and it will have an effect. Many books come and go, and even though some convey some useful advice, it takes a lot for anything to really stick. Careers book reviews personal transformation

2014 178

So You Want To Write A Book in 2017?

Ms. Career Girl

The post So You Want To Write A Book in 2017? Want to write a book this year? Years later it launched my first book, “Julia’s Chocolates.” Once a month we’ll chat about writing a book this year. Her latest book is The Language of Sisters.

2017 242

7 Ways a Book Club Boosts Your Life

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Ways a Book Club Boosts Your Life appeared first on Ms. By some estimates , 5 Americans gather together to discuss books every few weeks. Are you in a book club? Book Club Girls Are TOTAL Babes. I once had an interviewer ask me what book I was currently reading.

2014 258

Five New Books for the Woman Who Does It All

Ms. Career Girl

These five books about strong women who have faced similar pressures and have come out on the other side feeling whole and fulfilled will leave you energized. These new books are sure to inspire you in your own journey.

2018 141

10 Books to Unwind with This Memorial Day

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Books to Unwind with This Memorial Day appeared first on Ms. Thankfully the author of our book obsession is delivering us with yet another rollercoaster ride this summer and we guarantee you’ll consume it in one sitting.

2017 218

Reviews – The 5 Job Search Books You Should Read

Career Alley

There must be hundreds of “how to write a resume” books out there, which are the best ones to use? And once you get that resume gets you an interview, do you have the right book to help you nail the interview (and get the job)? Than this is the book for you.

2015 193

Throwing A Book Off A Snowy Cliff

Ms. Career Girl

I am writing my next book and I think it sucks. I get to this point with every single book I’ve ever written. You need to be able to analyze your book and see where the glaring holes are and the smallest mistakes. Here’s what I can tell you is currently wrong with my book.

2017 207

Hemingway’s Havana – A Perfect Coffee Table Book

Ms. Career Girl

While not as popular as it once was, there’s something elegant and inviting about a carefully chosen coffee table book. The photographic presentation alone is enough to make this book worthy of any coffee table. I was drawn in like I’m very rarely drawn into a book.

2018 170

7 Great New Books To Celebrate National Women’s Equality Day

Ms. Career Girl

Every day is a chance to celebrate women and promote equality for females everywhere, but we’re taking time out of our day this year to celebrate National Women’s Equality Day with these new books about strong women, written by fearless females.

2018 208

The 50 Best Books for the Unemployed

Resume Bear

These books will help you look at the silver lining of unemployment and suggest that you spend your time away from work learning, growing and ultimately becoming a better employee. Read this book to learn how to stay sane and keep busy while out of work.

2011 267

My Book of Life – My Next Chapter

Workology

There is not one big cosmic meaning for all; there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.” – Anais Nin. My book is long with several chapters remaining. Life in color.

2014 138

From Tech to Children's Books

Career Shifters

"What had I made in the last decade of my career? Did any of it still even exist?". Lori Richmond’s fast-paced career was exciting, but she never had anything to show for all her hard work. And then a night class reignited a long-dormant passion.

2016 178

5 Little Books With Big Messages You Don’t Want To Miss

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s five deceptively little books with big messages you don’t want to miss. This little book won’t end up on your bookshelf – it’ll end up in your purse as a go-to resource to remind you how awesome you, the people around you, and life really are.

2017 229

Bliss Or Bust Book

Career Tips Blog

I’m happy to announce the release of my new book, Bliss Or Bust: Uplifting Thoughts.* I wrote the book because I was inspired to share my personal philosophy in an easy to read yet inspirational way. In the book, I seek to answer the question of why to bother with disciplining your mental focus. These ideas helped me realize my own creative power and understand the importance of my emotions. I hope it helps some others realize the importance of feeling good too.

2019 40

Bliss Or Bust Book

Career Tips Blog

I’m happy to announce the release of my new book, Bliss Or Bust: Uplifting Thoughts.* I wrote the book because I was inspired to share my personal philosophy in an easy to read yet inspirational way. In the book, I seek to answer the question of why to bother with disciplining your mental focus. These ideas helped me realize my own creative power and understand the importance of my emotions. I hope it helps some others realize the importance of feeling good too.

2019 40

Book Review: Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs

Hiring Technical People

It’s a quick read and good book. books Hiring Geeks That Fit hiring strategy job analysis job description I just finished Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs , by Peter Capelli. It’s a terrific read, all about the reasons hiring managers and companies have trouble finding people, and why job seekers have trouble getting in the door. It’s related to John Sumser’s series, the Hiring Paradox. I’ve never believed that there is a war for talent.

2013 188

The 20 Best Personal Development Books for 20-somethings

Resume Bear

As you go through this intensely transitional period, it’s great to have some help , and these books offer quite a bit. Read on to find 20 of our favorite books for 20-somethings as they get started in the real world.

2012 259

Executive Personal Branding and Your LinkedIn Profile FREE e-Book

Executive Career Brand

Here are just some of the essential LinkedIn profile-building tips you’ll find in the e-book: ? Personal Branding Magazine: How to Dress For Success Layoff Self-Defense FREE eBook Download My FREE e-Book UPDATED SECOND EDITION!!!

2009 189

Get My New Book: THE 9 FACES OF HR.

HR Capitalist

I just launched a book and it is selling well. If you like reading The HR Capitalist or Fistful of Talent , you're going to like the book and you should buy it. Things you'll get if you buy and read this book: 1-- Entertainment - You know there's going to be snark. It's true.

2019 73

Book Review — Cracking the New Job Market

Cube Rules

William Holland, is a needed book in today’s dysfunctional job market. I wouldn’t say it is needed because of the hundreds of job search tips you get from the book; rather, it is because the book comes from a viewpoint of value creation. Book Review: New Job, New You.

2011 141

The Number One Job Hunting Book with Jim Stroud

Competitive Resumes

How could you not be interested in a book called, The Number One Job Hunting Book in the World? His latest book, The Number One Job Hunting Book in the World! How could you not be interested in a book called, The Number One Job Hunting Book in the World?

2015 186

Super Cool Gift Idea: The Book of Dad

Ms. Career Girl

The post Super Cool Gift Idea: The Book of Dad appeared first on Ms. Thanks to The Book of Everyone, shopping for Dad just got easier with the launch of The Book of Dad. whatinevertoldmydad.com The post Super Cool Gift Idea: The Book of Dad appeared first on Ms.

2015 252

The Workplace Civility Crisis: A New Book

WorkEngagement

My new book on workplace incivility has just been released by Springer publishing. I wrote this book because I recognize that the quality of relationships among people at work makes a meaningful contribution to a workgroup’s wellbeing and productivity. Beyond … Continue reading →

2012 163

Book Review: Networking is Dead

Hiring Technical People

The book goes on to discuss the five levels of exchange: Social exchange. Use this book and you can be. We all know that we need to network to find people to hire or to get a new job. But too often, our networking is rand. That’s why you should read Networking Is Dead: Making Connections That Matter. Wilson and Mohl make the case that you should network with purpose. It’s not the networking is dead, per se. It’s that you want to think about how you network.

Book Review: The Employee Experience

Workology

In their new book, Tracy Maylett and Matthew Wride offer up a simple solution for building a strong and successful organization: focus on creating a better employee experience. Seems simple, right? Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Work customer experience employee experience

2017 73

15 BOOKS THAT SHOULD BE ON EVERY GRAMMAR GEEK’S BOOKSHELF

Resume Bear

As such, there are books that constitute required reading for those of your ilk. Now that you’ve done that, crack open this book by self-avowed grammar stickler Lynne Truss. Garner : If you hit people over the head about grammar, don’t use this book; you might kill someone.

2012 282

Hit The Books: 5 Fascinating Jobs You Can Get With A Masters Degree In Library Science

Career Alley

A masters degree in Library Science can equip you for a number of exciting career opportunities that go far beyond a librarian's desk. Discover Career Opportunities Library Science Careers

2019 141

FREE E-book Second Edition: Executive Branding and LinkedIn Profiles

Executive Career Brand

Click on the link or book cover to download it. Here are just some of the essential LinkedIn profile-building tips you’ll find in the e-book: ? Personal Branding Magazine: How to Dress For Success Layoff Self-Defense FREE eBook Download My FREE e-Book UPDATED SECOND EDITION!!!

2010 175

It’s a Title, It’s a Cover… It’s a Book!

Hiring Technical People

While I was in Sweden last week, my cover designer was busy, and I now have a cover, and a published book! Welcome to the updated hiring book: Hiring Geeks That Fit. I’m using leanpub for this book, so even as I work with my copyeditor, you can enjoy the book.

2012 197