The career-life guide for people who care about their communities and the planet.

Essential Career and Personal Development Resources

Recommended basics

Asher, Donald.  Cracking the Hidden Job Market in Any Economy.  Crown, 2010.
Bolles, Richard N.  What Color is Your Parachute?  Ten Speed Press, 2011.
Casio, Jim and Alice Rush. Green Careers: Choosing Work for a Sustainable Future. New Society, 2009.
National Career Development Association, comprehensive online link library:
http://associationdatabase.com/aws/NCDA/pt/sp/resources#list_resources_all-R101-NCDA
Parker, Yana. The Damn Good Resume Guide: www.damngood.com
Wall Street Journal's Career Journal Online:
www.careerjournal.com

Self-defense

American Psychological Association, Public Interest Directorate. Career Guidebook for Students of Color. Order from publicinteres@apa.org
Nolo.com
Employee rights law portal:  http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/employee-rights/
Repa, Barbara, Your Rights in the Workplace.  Nolo Press, 2010.

Entrepreneurship

Croston, Glenn. 75 Green Businesses You Can Start to Make Money and Make a Difference. Entrepreneur Press, 2008.
 
Edwards, Paul and Sarah, Working from Home, Jeremy Tarcher/ Putnam 1999.

Edwards, Paul and Sarah, Best Home Businesses for the Twenty-First Century, Jeremy Tarcher/ Putnam, 1999.

Edwards, Paul and Sarah, Make Money with Your Computer from Home, Jeremy Tarcher/ Putnam, 2005.

Growth, Creativity, Prosperity

Cameron, Julia. The Artist's Way. Tarcher/ Putnam, 2002.

Covey, Steven R. The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness. Simon & Schuster, 2004.

Jarow, Rick. The Alchemy of Abundance: The Art and Science of Manifestation. Sounds True, 2005, meditation CD included, $19.95.

Kidder, Rushworth. How Good People Make Tough Choices.

Sanders, Tim. Love is the Killer App, Three Rivers Press, 2002.

Sanders, Tim. Saving the World at Work. Doubleday, 2008.
 
 


Selected Industry and Interest Portals


© 2000 - 2013 powered by
Doteasy Web Hosting