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 99

How To Organize Your Workday

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Organize Your Workday appeared first on Ms. Here are a few simple steps to help keep you more organized at work. In my book, Organizing for Your Lifestyle , I stress the importance of planning. into common themes to help you organize your home.

2016 64

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After selling my ebook How to Quit Your Job independently for quite some time, I''ve decided to release it on Amazon -- and cut the price in half! You can download the book to your Kindle or Kindle app. This book is a MUST?READ."

6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

I began my job search earlier this year and had a solid idea of the type of company I wanted to join and the skills I have to offer. With my vision set, I outlined a goal to network and submit for two opportunities per day in order to increase my chances of discovering my ideal fit.

2016 105

The 20 Best Personal Development Books for 20-somethings

Resume Bear

Your 20s are a time full of excitement, change, and inspiration, but there’s no denying that you’re likely to run into stress, frustration, and all-out roadblocks as you seek to build the foundation of your life. What the Heck Am I Going to Do with My Life?

2012 136

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

Ms. Career Girl

I like to read. That’s why I was delighted to have not just one or two but five delicious reads come my way that are like a well-portioned, healthy meal. But my guess is that you’ll want to read them all. Here’s a 30 day challenge to change that.

2017 28

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 want to quickly absorb knowledge, information and resources so that I can hit the ground running. They are an assortment of personal and professional books.

2016 41

How to Use Your Blog for Today’s Job Search

Competitive Resumes

If you are thinking about starting a blog, find solutions to your questions at BasicBlogTips.com. For this episode, as I have done in the past, suggest that you blog to help find opportunities. What are a few of the goals you’re trying to achieve in your career.

2016 155

The 50 Best Books for the Unemployed

Resume Bear

Being unemployed can be stressful, frustrating and depressing, especially in an economy where jobs are scarce, competition is fierce, and there doesn’t seem to be much change on the horizon…. The attitude shift could be just the change you need to get your life back on track.

2011 72

How to Quit Your Job and Travel the World


Chances are you’ve thought about how to quit your job and travel the world at one point or another. Faraway destinations and exotic retreats sound perfect, but how do you make them a reality? This is how to quit your job and travel the world today.

Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

Knowing which resume formats to use, how to network, leveraging the Internet, etc. There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? The book includes strategies that have been proven to work over time.

2014 51

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

Ms. Career Girl

The post Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For Career Success appeared first on Ms. Career success is one of those terms that isn’t very easy to define. Because what success looks like varies widely from one person to another. But how do you know?

2017 58

How To Be A Digital Influencer In 25 Steps #HRTechConf


So you want to be an influencer. Whether you follow Technorati for trends on what’s next in digital influence, or your aim is to be ‘discoverable’ as a social media influencer, you’re going to have to put in work to get there. Find conferences and events to attend.

2013 52

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. I’ve thought about taking to the road. So I watch for sources of guidance about travel writing and how to make it work. How much magazines really pay.

How To Deal With Energy Vampires: 8 Simple Tips

Personal Excellence Blog

Start Blog Reader Favorites Free Ebooks Products Coaching Store About | Contact | Forums How To Deal With Energy Vampires: 8 Simple Tips by Celes | Email to friend Originally written on Jun 23, 2009. How do you feel after your encounters with them?

How to Recruit on LinkedIn – 15 Practical Tips [Free eBook]

The Undercover Recruiter

Wanted to let you know that our eBook “How to Recruit on LinkedIn – 15 Tips for your Profile, Networking & Branding” is available as a free download from today. They are all based on the training I do and the challenges most recruiters I speak to are facing.

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’d like to thank everyone who took the time out to give me feedback on this blog, on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter and by email.

2014 36

How To Find A Job: When There Are No Jobs.

Resume Bear

His new 2012 edition of, “How To Find A Job: When There Are No Jobs” is an excellent job search book and a must read for anyone who is looking for a new job in the worst economy since the Great Depression. How To Find A Job: When There Are No Jobs.

2011 107

How to Quit Your Job: 50% Off Book


With an exciting new Jobacle book in the works, we've decided to offer a temporary price reduction on How to Quit Your Job: The Ultimate Guide to Leaving a Job Gracefully. How to Quit Your Job How to Quit a Job quit job quit without job two weeks notice

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! But before we come to that, a quick background on the journey so far in case this is your first time reading my blog – in which case, welcome! (If

2014 35

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? Something To Look Forward To Each Month. Book Club Girls Are TOTAL Babes.

How to Turn an Awesome Idea into a Business

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Turn an Awesome Idea into a Business appeared first on Ms. That’s what my son said to me the first time he tried sparkling water. But the mission stayed the same: provide a healthy alternative to sugary drinks. Stick to it.

2017 21

How to Dress the Part and Win at Work

Ms. Career Girl

Whether it’s fair or not, you’d be surprised how much your appearance can play a role in how business associates view you. This applies to both men and women, but let’s be honest: women are held to even stricter standards. Overdress to impress.

2017 46

How to Fire Someone and Have Them Thank You For it

Evil HR Lady

But sometimes it’s the right thing to do, and if you do the right thing in the right way, it can make everyone better off–even the person you just terminated. Firing is always horrible? Well, yes, it is.

2016 89

How To Prepare For Your Job Interview

Career Realism

Related: How To Prepare For A Job Interview. Here are seven steps anyone can follow to be the best-prepared candidate who gets the offer: #1 – Research. You want to find out everything you can about: Company size / location / finances / history. 2 – Create A Brag Book.

2015 60

How to Kick Start Your Career Again

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Kick Start Your Career Again appeared first on Ms. It happens to the best of us. Whatever the reason, here are some tips to help you give your career a much-needed boost. The best way to tackle these problems is to see if you can shake things up a bit.

2016 46

Do You Know Your Story?

Ms. Career Girl

How to figure out your story. How did you prevail? Did it become a turning point for you, leading you to where you are now? If you’re in a tough spot, it may be time to ask for assistance. I sought guidance to become a better version of myself.

2016 60

How To Train Yourself To Become More Confident

Career Realism

How To Train Yourself To Become More Confident. The truth is, as humans, there are a lot of things that don’t come naturally to us. So, how can you become more confident in yourself? They need to work at it, focus on it, and practice it.

2017 62

How to be enchanting

Penelope Trunk

So much of the world is based on how much people like you. Whichever of the four candidates who the hiring manager most wants to hang out with all day is the one who gets the job. A lot of being enchanting, I’m sorry to tell you, is how you look.

2013 52

How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

10 tips to conquer negative thoughts and keep moving forward. You’ll get your hopes up when you seem to be sailing through the interview process for a job you covet, only to learn they’ve chosen someone else. What a way to enter the job search landscape.

2016 99

How to change a habit

Penelope Trunk

If you want to make a change in your life you need to change something in your routine. Gretchen Rubin writes a lot about this in her book about habits , which I read to figure out how to stop eating when I’m anxious.

2016 39

How to Build CareerKred with Ryan Rhoten

Competitive Resumes

Glad to have my friend Ryan Rhoten back on the show to discuss his first book, CareerKred: 4 Simple Steps to Build Your Digital Brand & Boos Credibility In Your Career. Do you think it’s important to build credibility online?

2017 34

How To Be Successful And Happy At Work

Career Realism

How To Be Successful And Happy At Work. I’m not asking you to resign yourself to a life of paper pushing and boredom. I would never do that to you. To get the life you want, I’m asking you to be intentional rather than indulgent.

2016 58

How to Bridge an Employment Gap

The Job Quest

Sadly, some employers make broad-based generalizations regarding employment gaps and may use that to screen out candidates. Fortunately, there are others who value what the candidate brings to the table , despite an applicant’s employment status.

2015 64

5 Recommended Books for Building a Professional Network


The short story is that, at its core, business is about people talking to people. Sure, technology has removed the need to get up close and personal for a growing percentage of today’s business transactions, but it’s still about relationships and establishing contact.

Why I Got Depressed Writing My Latest Book: Your Guide to Getting Through Development Hell

Personal Excellence Blog

Are you on the brink of quitting because the work has turned out to be much more than you anticipated when you signed up for it? If so, welcome to “ development hell.” Stuck in Development Hell for My Latest Book. I have to walk the talk first to talk the walk.

2014 35

Announcing: Upcoming Release of All-New The Personal Excellence Book!! (and How To Get 15% Off)

Personal Excellence Blog

That’s because I’ve been very busy working on the release of the all-new The Personal Excellence Book, Volumes 1 and 2! What is The Personal Excellence Book? The Personal Excellence Book (TPEBook) is the collection of the all-time classics at The Personal Excellence Blog.

2011 23

How To Modernize Your Job Search

Career Realism

My first outplacement client uttered a phrase I heard over and over as I helped clients transition from a layoff to a new position: “I’ve never actually looked for a job. They’ve always come to me.”. You know what else that first outplacement client said to me? “I

2015 50

How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Executive branding encompasses personal and business attributes, and zeroes in on your leadership qualities that drive high-performing teams to deliver (or over-deliver) on goals, increase profitability, boost productivity, decrease expense, etc. Here’s how to pull it all together.

2015 117

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.