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         Career Transition: Recommended Resource List
                             Revision Date: October 5, 2007

                                   Anger & Conflict
                                    Career Change
                                  Career Exploration
                                    Disability Jobs
                                      Downsizing
                               Dress, Image & Etiquette
                                  Government Jobs
                                     Interviewing
                                   Job Counseling
                                      Job Search
                                      Networking
                                   Resume Writing
                                      Retirement
                                   Self-Employment
                            Career Transition Video Listing

* Books 24x7 – Collection of electronic books – Available at:
http://corporate.books24x7.com/home2.asp


Anger & Conflict

      The Anger Management Sourcebook -- by Glenn R. Schiraldi, Melissa
       Hallmark Kerr; Paperback

      :60 Second Anger Management: Quick Tips to Handle Explosive Feelings --
       by Dr. Michael Hershorn; Paperback


Career Change

      What Color Is Your Parachute? 2005: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters
       and Career-Changers
       by Richard Nelson Bolles, Mark Emery Bolles (Paperback - October 22, 2004)

      The Pathfinder : How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of
       Satisfaction and Success
       by Nicholas Lore (Paperback - January 5, 1998)

      Changing Careers for Dummies
       by Carol L. McClelland (Paperback - July 1, 2001)



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Career Exploration

      The Career Adventure: Your Guide to Personal Assessment, Career
       Exploration, and Decision Making (3rd Edition)
       by Susan M. Johnston (Paperback - June 6, 2001)

      The Complete Guide for Occupational Exploration: An Easy-To-Use Guide
       to Exploring over 12,000 Job Titles Based on Interests, Experience, Skills,
       and Other Factors (Career Reference Books)
       by J. Michael Farr (Editor)

      CAREER CHOICE AND DEVELOPMENT, FOURTH EDITION by Duane Brown
       (Books 24x7)



Disability Jobs

      Successful Job Search Strategies for the Disabled: Understanding the ADA
       by Jeffrey G. Allen (Hardcover - January 12, 1994)

      The Federal Employees Career Transition Handbook
       FEDweek



Downsizing

      Landing on the Right Side of Your Ass
       A straight-up, no-chaser survival guide for handling the misery of unemployment
       and moving forward to get a better job.
       by Michael Laskoff (Paperback - January 6, 2004)

      The Unemployment Survival Guide
       by Jim Stringham, David R. Workman (Hardcover - March 1, 2004)

      Surviving a Layoff or Downsizing (Soft Landing, smooth re-entry)
       by Harry Dahlstrom

      FIRED, LAID OFF, OUT OF A JOB: A MANUAL FOR UNDERSTANDING,
       COPING, AND SURVIVING by B. Keith Simerson and Michael D. McCormick
       (Books 24x7)




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Dress, Image & Etiquette
      The New Professional Image: Dress Your Best For Every Business
       Situation
       by Susan Bixler, Nancy Nix-Rice (Paperback - April 1, 2005)

      Best Impressions: How to Gain Professionalism, Promotion and Profit
       by Dawn E. Waldrop (Paperback - April 1, 1997)




Government Jobs

      The Book of U.S. Government Jobs: Where They Are, What's Available &
       How to Get One (9th Edition) (Book of Us Government Jobs)
       by Dennis V. Damp (Paperback - January 30, 2005)

      2004 FEDERAL PERSONNEL GUIDE by Sandra M. Harris                (Books 24x7)



Interviewing


      Best Answers to the 201 Most Frequently Asked Interview Questions
       This handy reference guide offers 201 proven answers...

      201 Best Questions to Ask On Your Interview
       Provides job interview candidates with the right questions for virtually every
       context and also coaches them on the right way to ask those questions.

      Fearless Interviewing: How to Win the Job by Communicating with
       Confidence
       by Marky Stein (Paperback - December 16, 2002)

      Interview Rehearsal Book
       Adapts to the job interview the skills actors need to get the part self-confidence,
       verbal communication and body language, and knowing how to project the
       desired image.

      96 GREAT INTERVIEW QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE YOU HIRE by Paul
       Falcone     (Books 24x7)




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      THE FIVE-MINUTE INTERVIEW: A JOB HUNTER’S GUIDE TO A
       SUCCESSFUL INTERVIEW, THIRD EDITION by Richard H. Beatty
       (Books 24x7)



Job Counseling

      Developmental Career Counseling and Assessment
       by Linda Seligman (Paperback - July 19, 1994)

      Career Counseling : A Psychological Approach (Jossey Bass Higher and
       Adult Education Series)
       by Elizabeth B. Yost, M. Anne Corbishley (Paperback - January 13, 1997)

      CREATING YOUR SKILLS PORTFOLIO by Carrie Straub
       (Books 24x7)

      THE HIRING AND FIRING QUESTION AND ANSWER BOOK by Paul Falcone
       (Books 24x7)

      HOW TO SELL YOURSELF: WINNING TECHNIQUES FOR SELLING
       YOURSELF…YOUR IDEAS…YOUR MESSAGE by Arch Lustberg
       (Books 24x7)

      THE PORTABLE MENTOR: YOUR ANYWHERE, ANYTIME CAREER COACH
       AND PROBLEM SOLVER by Cy Charney (Books 24x7)

      THE STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT OF TALENT by William J. Rothwell and
       H.C. Kazanas (Books 24x7)

      WORK WITH PASSION: HOW TO DO WHAT YOU LOVE FOR A LIVING by
       Nancy Anderson (Books 24x7)



Job Search

      JOB HUNTING FOR DUMMIES, 2ND EDITION by Max Messmer
       (Books 24x7)

      The Executive Job Search : A Comprehensive Handbook for Seasoned
       Professionals
       by Orrin Wood (Paperback - March 21, 2003)




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      10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search: Everything You Need to Get
       the Job You Want in 24 Hours - Or Less
       by Todd Bermont (Paperback - March 1, 2004)

      Super Job Search: The Complete Manual for Job-Seekers & Career-
       Changers
       by Peter Studner (Paperback - September 2003)

      60 Seconds & You’re HIRED!
       By Robin Ryan

      America’s Top Jobs for People Without a Four-Year Degree
       by Michael Farr

      The Job-Loss Recovery Guide (A Proven Program for Getting Back to Work
       – FAST)
       by Lynn Joseph

      Your 24/7 Online Job Search Guide
       by Lamont Wood, Lamont Wood (Paperback - February 1, 2002)

      Job Searching Online for Dummies
       by Pam Dixon

      Internet Job Search Almanac 2001-2002 (Adams Internet Job Search
       Almanac)
       by Michelle Roy Kelly (Editor), et al

      100 Top Internet Job Sites (Get Wired, Get Hired in Today’s New Job
       Market)
       by Kristina M. Ackley

      The Secrets of Executive Search: Professional Strategies for Managing
       Your Personal Job Search
       by Robert M. Melançon (Paperback - September 6, 2002)

      Job Hunting Tips for People With Not-So-Hot Backgrounds : 101 Smart
       Tips That Can Change Your Life (Career Savvy)
       by Ron Krannich (Paperback - February 25, 2005)


Networking

      Dig Your Well before You're Thirsty : The only networking book you'll ever
       need
       by Harvey Mackay (Paperback - February 16, 1999)


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      How to Work a Room: The Ultimate Guide to Networking and Savvy
       Socializing
       by Susan Roane (Paperback - August 2001)

      Nonstop Networking: How to Improve Your Life, Luck, and Career
       by Andrea R. Nierenberg (Hardcover - September 15, 2002)

      EFFECTIVE NETWORKING by Venda Raye-Johnson             (Books 24x7)

      KNOWLEDGE NETWORKING: CREATING THE COLLABORATIVE
       ENTERPRISE by David J. Skyrme (Books 24x7)

      MAKE YOUR CONTACTS COUNT: NETWORKING KNOW-HOW FOR CASH,
       CLIENTS, AND CAREER SUCCESS by Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon
       (Books 24x7)

      PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING FOR DUMMIES by Donna Fisher
       (Books 24x7)



Resume Writing

      INITIATIVE - RESUME/INTERVIEW PARTNERSHIP (ELMS)
       Workshop 10421 Length: 2:00
       Type of resumes. Importance of showing results. How resume and interview are
       partners

      202 Great Resumes
       by Jay A. Block, Michael Betrus (Paperback - March 12, 2004)

      Resume Magic: Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer (Resume
       Magic: Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer)
       by Susan Britton Whitcomb (Paperback - January 1, 2003)

      Resumes for Dummies, Fourth Edition
       by Joyce Lain Kennedy, Joyce Lain Kennedy (Paperback - November 1, 2002)

      Resumes That Knock’em Dead
       by Martin Yate




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Retirement

      CLAIMING YOUR PLACE AT THE FIRE: LIVING THE SECOND HALF OF
       YOUR LIFE ON PURPOSE by Richard J. Leider and David A. Shapiro
       (Books 24x7)

      101 Secrets for a Great Retirement: Practical, Inspirational, & Fun Ideas for
       the Best Years of Your Life!
       by Mary Helen, Shuford Smith (Paperback - September 11, 2000)

      How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free: Retirement Wisdom That You Won't
       Get from Your Financial Advisor
       by Ernie Zelinski (Paperback - March 1, 2004)

      The New Retirement: The Ultimate Guide to the Rest of Your Life
       by Jan Cullinane, Cathy Fitzgerald (Paperback - July 7, 2004)]

      Last Minute Retirement Planning
       by Stephen M. Rosenberg



Self-Employment

      Self-Employment: From Dream to Reality! : An Interactive Workbook for
       Starting Your Small Business -- by Linda D. Gilkerson, Theresia M. Paauwe;
       Paperback

      Secrets of Self-Employment (Working from Home) -- by Paul Edwards, Sarah
       Edwards; Paperback

      The Unofficial Guide to Starting Small Business
       By Marcia Layton Turner


Career Transition Video Listing

      Extraordinary Answers to Common Interview Questions
      Job Search Tactics for People with Disabilities
      Resumes & Applications for People with Disabilities
      The Complete Job Search System: Career Evaluation
      The Complete Job Search System: Succeeding on the Job
      The Complete Job Search System: Interviewing for a Job
      The Complete Job Search System: Finding a Job


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      The Complete Job Search System: Planning Your Career
      “Rebounding from Job Loss”
      Secrets to Job Fair Success
      Your Resume: First They Must See You in Writing!
      Telephone Courtesy and Customer Service

       * All videos should be available on a check-out basis and returned within NN
       weeks.
       A Point of Contact (POC) should be listed to request one of the above videos




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