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Back on The Career Track - Book Review
Are you among the growing number of moms returning to work after leaving paid employment to care for your family? Women returning to work all face similar challenges that can be minimized with smart planning, and Back on the Career Track will provide you with a road map to return to work.
Book Review - Bitter is the New Black
You usually don't expect to find many fiction books with a story line about unemployment. Bitter is the New Black is one such book and has developed quite a following. It's a book that defies explanation. Should we love it or hate it?
Book Review - Life After Layoff
"Life after Layoff - Six Courses of Action". Don't let the title fool you. While it's not really about unemployment, in my opinion, it's a great book to help you to prepare for security in the job market.
Book Review - So What if I'm 50
"So What if I'm 50?" Straight Talk & Proven Strategies for Getting Hired in the Toughest Job Market Ever by Bob Weinstein provides sound advice on looking for a job in today's economy.
Book Review - The Unemployment Survival Guide
The Unemployment Survival Guide - Nourishing Yourself Through the Lean times is a must read to get you through the stress of unemployment. The book provides resources, templates and excellent practical advice.
Book Review – What Color is Your Parachute? by Richard Nelson Bolles.
What Color is Your Parachute? is a comprehensive guide to choosing and finding a job that is a great fit with your interests, values, abilities and personal needs. If you can only buy one book to help you manage your career and your job search, this is the book I would recommend.
Career Bounce Back - Book Review
Career Bounce Back! Surfing the Emotional Wave is based on the organization Partners in Transition which the author started in 2002. While you may not belong to the organization, you will find the book full of useful information.
Laid Off & Loving It! - Book Review
Laid Off & Loving It!!! by Paul Madsen. The name is misleading but if you are looking for inspiration on how others have handled a "career crisis", this may be the book for you.
The Joy of Not Working - Book Review
The Joy of Not Working takes you on an amusing journey on how to enjoy life if you are out of work.
The Resume Catalog by Yana Parker Book Review Unemployment Homepage | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Unemployment Site Map
Yana Parker´s book, The Resume Catalog – 200 Damn Good Examples, is my favorite resource for resume samples. If you´re looking for resume ideas and inspiration, this book is a great place to start.
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