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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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


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.

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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.

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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.

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Employee Engagement: One Big Idea from One Little Book

David Zinger

Employee Engagement: A Little Book of Big Ideas by Jasmine Gartner (Book Review). Employee Engagement #employeeengagement book review David Zinger employee engagement speaker and expert Employee Engagement a little book of Big Ideas Jasmien Gartner spheres of employee engagement

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Two Must-Read Books To Propel Your Travel Writing Career

Ms. Career Girl

The post Two Must-Read Books To Propel Your Travel Writing Career appeared first on Ms. In my opinion, the book is essentially a written coaching program. It definitely delivers as much value to the reader as an “how to” book I’ve ever read.

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.

3 Must-Read Books for Millennial Talent Acquisition

The Undercover Recruiter

3 Must-Read Books for Millennial Talent Acquisition. Recruiting books Interviews Millennials recruitment techniques Resumes talent acquisitionWhether you are an HR specialist or work for a talent acquisition agency; staying on top of what is going on within your industry is crucial.

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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.

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Top Ten Inspirational Books to Drive Your Career

Position Ignition

Sometimes the best books to inspire you in your career choices aren't career books. They can simply be inspirational or motivational books with a message that speaks to you at whatever stage you're at with your career transition or development.

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Book Launch of People Artists in Winnipeg Tonight (November 30th 7PM)

David Zinger

This is David’s fourth book on work. Employee Engagement #peopleartists book book launch David Zinger People Artists Peter W. People Artists: Drawing Out the Best in Others at Work by Peter W.

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Our Favourite HR, Business and Leadership Books of 2016


But we thought it would be a good idea to take a look back at some of the books that influenced us last. Like many of you, we here at Workology have already started building our 2017 reading lists. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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Book Review: The Employee Experience


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 14

Introducing…The Science of Successful Job Hunting [new book]

Mildred Talabi

Two weeks ago I asked for your help in choosing the cover of my new careers book , The Science of Successful Job Hunting. I really CANNOT wait for you to get hold of this book!!! Here’s a closer look at the back cover content (click to enlarge): When’s the book coming out?

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Help me choose the cover of my new book!

Mildred Talabi

Okay friends, I’ve come to a crucial stage in book number two and I need your help in moving forward! If you already know the story, or you’re really impatient, scroll down to see the book covers and vote). So I changed direction with the book.

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Really, BUY this book.

Job Stalker

As those of you have been reading The Job Stalker over the past year and a half will know, I've plowed through a LOT of job-search books, and discussed them in here. One of the best features of this book is that it's completely fresh.

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The Workplace Civility Crisis: A New Book


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 →

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.

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NEW BOOK! 20 Little-Known, Insider Tips to Accelerate Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

In the book, you’ll find answers to the questions above, among other important “little” job search strategies that I’ve learned over my 20+ years as a career professional. Is your executive job search taking too long? Are you getting too few interviews, or none at all?

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my boss books escorts with his company email

Ask A Manager

But what irks me the most is that he does this on company time (for example, he goes and tells me that he has a “meeting” with a recruit at a nearby hotel, but I surmise he’s seeing the escort because of the emails and because he actually books a room — I have access to his hotel account). A reader writes: I’m an executive assistant (female) and have worked with my executive (male) for nearly two years now. He’s a good guy to work for.

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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.

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Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For SideHustle Success

Ms. Career Girl

The post Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For SideHustle Success appeared first on Ms. In each of these books, they share those experiences to help others find the path a little easier or at least less intimidating.

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FREE Twitter Book From Job Search and Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

Career Directors International (CDI), a global careers industry professional association, has compiled a book to help you: Supercharge Your Job Search. Did you know that the vast majority of executive recruiters use social recruiting (including Twitter) to source and assess top talent?

Leadership Isn't What You Read In Books.

HR Capitalist

If you believe that you can gain knowledge related to leadership by listening to the various leadership gurus, reading books on leadership and watching/emulating Patton Jack Welch, then you probably believe that leadership can be learned. No book can teach you that.

My Book of Life – My Next Chapter


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.

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7 Clever Excel Tricks That Will Get You in Your Bosses Good Books #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

7 Clever Excel Tricks That Will Get You in Your Bosses Good Books #TechTuesday.

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Careers Book Review: The Straightforward CV by Pauline Rogers

Position Ignition

This book has an interesting approach from the start, as it doesn’t begin in the way you’d expect a basic guide to CVs to. Books CV and Interviews Job SearchDefinitely! Go out and buy it. ** A good read! Get a copy from your local library. *

Assorted Zingers Book Launch #1

David Zinger

ANNOUNCING DAVID ZINGER’S NEW BOOK #1. 25% Off During The Five Week Online Launch of the Book. Each sale of this book for $15 will result in a $30 donation to African Famine Relief. If you want to be one of the first to get the book we are offering it at 25% off the price.

Book Review: Dorie Clark's Reinventing You

Water Cooler Wisdom

As you might gather, Dorie has reinvented herself professionally a bunch of times, and there's no one more qualified to write the book, Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future.    Some of you might remember that I also wrote a book on career reinvention called New Job, New You.   One of my favorite recommendations in the book involves a personal 360 review. 

all my 2015 book recommendations

Ask A Manager

For most of 2015, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. These aren’t work-related books; they’re just books I love and think everyone else should read. Sometimes they’re books that I’m in the middle of reading, and other times they’ve just long-standing favorites. Yes, this is the book that led to the mini-series of the 80s, and that might turn you off. I adore this book.

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Free Book: “Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter” | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « 8 Tips to Whip Your Career Into Shape in 2010 Keeping Your Skills Up to Date While on Parental Leave » Free Book: “Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter&# Want a free copy of Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter ?

THE BIGGEST LIES IN HR HISTORY: I've Read the Book "Topgrading" From Front to Back.

HR Capitalist

Business leaders of all types indicate they've read the book. Books RecruitingYou've told some whoppers in HR. The biggest ones are always designed to make you look more with it than you have time to be. Here's a favorite of mine - " Topgrading ? Oh yeah, I've read that - loved it.

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Career Book Review: Working Identity - Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career

Position Ignition

We have been writing a few book reviews on our blog because we believe in sharing good career related books with you. This particular book written by Herminia Ibarra, we highly recommend as a brilliant and eye-opening read. Key: We love this book!

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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.

Books that have tortured me.

Penelope Trunk

I am tortured by my books. Many people buy books they wish they were reading and then do not read them. Other people are tortured by the obsessive need to repurpose books. Like David Bouley turning books into bricks. I do not have those particular forms of book torture.

Careers Book Review: Be Prepared--Getting Ready for Job Interviews by Julie-Ann Amos

Position Ignition

By Julie-Ann Amos, How To Books Ltd, 2004. What this book does differently to some other straightforward interview how-to manuals is to acknowledge the importance of emotions as well as practical considerations. Books CV and InterviewsDefinitely!

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Book Review: Workarounds That Work

Career Tips Blog

In this book, Russell Bishop outlines strategies for “How to Conquer Anything That Stand in Your Way at Work.&# The last two chapters of the book were the highlight for me. The book is available at Amazon.com. What is a workaround, you say?