Job-Hunting/Career Books at the Southworth Library

Job-Hunting Books

Get Hired in a Tough Market : Insider Secrets to Find and Land the Job You Need Now by Alan De Back, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 DEB

Internet Your Way to a New Job : How to Really Find a Job Online by Alison Doyle, 2nd ed. 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 DOY

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Best Jobs for the 21st Century, 5th ed. by Michael Farr and Laurence Shatkin, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 FAR

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300 Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree, 3rd ed. by Michael Farr and Laurence Shatkin, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 FAR

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Green Careers in Energy, 2010. Nonfiction650.14 GRE

The 6 Reasons You’ll Get the Job : What Employers Look for – Whether They Know It or Not by Debra Angel MacDougall and Elisabeth Harney Sanders-Park, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 MAC


Over 40 & You’re Hired! : Secrets to Landing a Great Job, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 RYA

How to Find a Job on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and Other Social Networks by Brad and Debra Schepp. 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 SCH

Culinary careers : how to get your dream job in food with advice from top culinary professionals by Rick Smilow, 2010. Nonfiction 647.95 SMI

Ten Steps to a Federal Job : How to Land a Job in the Obama Administration by Kathryn K. Troutman, 2nd ed. 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 TRO

The Twitter Job Search Guide : Find a Job and Advance Your Career in Just 15 Minutes a Day by Susan Britton Whitcomb. 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 WHI

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Knock ‘Em Dead 2014 : the Ultimate Job Search Guide by John Martin Yate, 2013. Nonfiction 650.14 YAT 2014

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Resume Books

Resume Branding 101 : Strategies for Getting Noticed in 10 Seconds or Less, 2nd ed. by Kim N. Carswell, 2014. Nonfiction 650.142 CAR 2014

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The Complete Book of Perfect Phrases for Successful Job Seekers by Michael Betrus and Carole Martin, 2009.  Nonfiction 650.14 BET

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Knock ‘Em Dead Resumes, 9th ed by John Martin Yate, 2010. Nonfiction 650.142 YAT

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Interviewing Books

Best Answers to the 201 Most Frequently Asked Interview Questions by Matthew J. Deluca. 2nd ed. 2010. Nonfiction650.144 DEL


101 Great Answers to the Toughest Interview Questions, 6th ed. by Ronald Fry,  2009. Nonfiction 650.144 FRY

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Winning Job Interviews by Paul Powers, rev. ed, 2010. Nonfiction 650.144 POW

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Cover Letters

The Everything Cover Letter Book : Winning Cover Letters for Everybody from Student to Executive by Burton Jay Nadler, 2nd. ed. 2005. Nonfiction 650.142 NAD

General Career Advice

Career Renegade : How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love by Jonathan Fields, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 FIE

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Rebound : A Proven Plan for Starting Over after Job Loss by Martha I. Finney, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 FIN

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Your Dream Job Game Plan : 5 Tools for Becoming Your Own Career Agent by Molly Fletcher, 2009. Nonfiction 650.14 FLE

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The AARP Crash Course in Finding the Work You Love : The Essential Guide to Reinventing the Rest of Your Life by Sam Greengard, 2008. Nonfiction 650.1408 GRE

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The Career Chronicles : An Insider’s Guide to What Jobs Are Really Like – the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from over 750 Professionals by Michael Gregory, 2008. Nonfiction 331.702 GRE

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What’s Next? : Follow Your Passion and Find Your Dream Job by Kerry Hannon, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 HAN

Career Comeback : Repackage Yourself to Get the Job You Want by Lisa Johnson Mandell, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 MAN

Thank you for firing me! : How to Catch the Next Wave of Success After You Lose Your Job by Kitty Martini and Candice Reed, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 MAR

How to Change Your Career and Do the Work You Really Love : a Step-by-Step Plan for Making it Happen by L. Rigdon, 2010. Nonfiction 650.14 RIG

The Bounce Back Book : How to Thrive in the Face of Adversity, Setbacks, and Losses by Karen Salmansohn, 2008. Nonfiction 650.1 SAL

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