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Blackwell, Amy. Law. 340.0237 HACK
Echaore-McDavid, Susan. Career opportunities in agriculture. 630.203 ECHA 
Gulko, Candace. Film. 791.4302 GULK
Hall, Kirsten. Hospitality. 647.9402 HALL
Horowitz, Marcia. Health Care Management. 362.1068 HORO
McCoy, Lisa. Computers and programming. 004.023 MCCO
Mondschein, Ken. Education. 370.2373 MOND
Morrill, Ann. Nonprofit Organizations. 338.74 MORR
Rauf, Don. Recording Industry. 781.4902 RAUF
Seupel, Celia. Performing Arts. 791.023 SEUP
Tymorek, Stan. Advertising and Public Relations. 659.023 TYMO
Vescia, Monique. Fashion. 746.9202 VESC

Career Search

Brooks, Katharine. You majored in what?: Mapping your path from chaos to career. 650.14 BROO
Farr, Michael. 100 fastest-growing careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs with the most growth and openings. 331.702 ONE 
Farr, Michael. 150 best jobs for your skills. 331.7020 FARR 
Farr, Michael. 200 best jobs through apprenticeship. 331.2592 FARR
Farr, Michael. 300 best jobs without a four-year degree. 331.7023 FARR 
Farr, Michael. Best jobs for the 21st century. 331.702 FARR 
Fireside, Bryna. Choices for the high school graduate. 373.1809 FIRE
Geary, Gail. Your next career : do what you've always wanted to do. 650.1408 GEAR
Krasna, Heather. Jobs that matter: Find a stable, fulfilling career in public service. 351.7302 KRAS   
Mandell, Fred. Becoming a life-change artist: 7 creative skills that can transform your life. 158.1 MAND

Computer Technology


Astleitner, Thomas. Getting started with OpenOffice. 005.5 GETT
Basham, Scott. Word 2010 in easy steps. 005.52 BASH
Kraynak, Joe. Complete idiots guide to computer basics. 004.16 KRAY
Ligthart, Jolanda. Internet and e-mail for seniors with Windows 7: for everyone who wants to learn to use the Internet at a later age. 004.6780 INTE
Marmel, Elaine. Teach yourself visually PCs. 004.16 MARM
Marmel, Elaine. Teach yourself visually Word 2010. 0005.52 MARM
McFedries, Paul. Teach yourself visually Excel 2010. 005.54 MCFE
Miller, Michael. Easy Computer Basics: Windows Vista. 004.165 MILL
Posey, Brien. Using Microsoft Publisher 2010. 686.2254 POSE
Sanfeld, Joanna. Get plugged in : a beginner's guide for how to use a computer and go online. 004 SANF
Wood, William. Teach yourself visually: PowerPoint. 005.58 WOOD  
Woolridge, Mike. Teach yourself visually Adobe Photoshop. 006.686 WOOL

Cover Letters

Enelow, Wendy. Cover letter magic. 650.142 ENEL
Kennedy, Joyce. Cover letters for dummies. 650.14 KENN
Noble, David. Gallery of best cover letters. 650.14 NOBL   
Sarmiento, Kimberly. The complete guide to writing effective résumé cover letters : step-by-step instructions with companion CD-ROM. 650.142 SARM
Schuman, Nancy. Resume and Cover Letter Phrase Book. 650.142 SCHU

E-Mail

Chan, Janis. E-Mail: A write it well guide. 004.692 CHAN
Taylor, Shirley. E-mail etiquette : a fresh look at dealing effectively with e-mail, developing great style, and writing clear, concise messages. 004.692 TAYL 

Job Interview

Allen, Jeffrey. Instant interviews: 101 ways to get the best job of your life. 650.144 ALLE
Beshara, Tony. Acing the Interview. CD BOOK BESH
Enisman, Ellyn. Job interview skills 101. 650.144 ENIS
Fry, Ron. 101 great answers to tough interview questions. 650.14 FRY
Garlieb, Stacie. My interview skills are strong, I think. 650.144 GARL
Greenwood, Mary. How to Interview Like a Pro: Forty-three rules for getting your next job. 650.144 GREE
Kennedy, Joyce. Job Interviews for Dummies. 650.14 KENN
Matias, Linda. 201 knockout answers to tough interview questions. 650.144 MATI
Matias, Linda. How to say it: Job interviews. 650.144 MATI
Powers, Paul. Winning job interviews. 650.144 POWE 
Whitcomb, Susan. Interview Magic: Job Interview Secrets. 650.144 WHIT
N/A. You’re hired: Job winning interview skills. DVD 650.144 YOUR PROFESSIONAL

Life and Career Psychology

Baur, Jean. Eliminated? Now what? Finding your way from job-loss crisis to career resilience.
Bennett, Nathan. Your career game : how game theory can help you achieve your professional goals.
Boddy, Sheila. Powerful unemployment : practical and innovative ideas for staying motivated and having fun while looking for a new job.
Bolles, Richard. The job hunter’s survival guide.
Dunning, Donna. 10 career essentials : excel at your career by using your personality type.
Graham, Bridget. Working world 101: The new grads guide to getting a job.
Hottle, David. 10 commandments of getting hired.
Maggio, Rosalie. The art of organizing anything : Simple principles for organizing your home, your office, and your life.
Maxey, Cindi. 10 steps to successful time management.
Meehl, Joanne. Yes, you can get that job.
Mitchell, Pamela. 10 Laws of Career Reinvention.
Moskowitz, Howard. You! : what you must know to start your career as a professional.

Networking

Dezell, Tom. Networking for the novice, nervous or naïve job seeker. 650.14 DEZE 
Pierson, Orville. Highly effective networking. 650.14 PIER  

Resumes

Capone, Gary. Resume writing for manufacturing careers.
Enelow, Wendy. Expert resumes for health care careers.
Garlieb, Stacie. My resume is perfect I think so why didn't I get an interview? : Fast and easy guide for students and recent grads to write a resume that gets interviews!
Glyde, Famon. Resume help and resume tips : the ultimate guide : resume writing tips to write a functional resume that will land the job.
Jewell, Catherine. New resume, new career.
Jones, Gretchen. Your resume: A crash course.
Salvadore, Evelyn. Step by step resumes: Build an outstanding resume.
Schuman, Nancy. Resume and Cover Letter Phrase Book.
Spiller, David. How to write a resume that will score interviews and land the job and much more : 101 world class expert facts, hints, tips and advice on resumes.

Starting and Running A Business

Bly, Robert. The encyclopedia of business letters, faxes, and e-mail : features hundreds of model letters, faxes, and e-mail to give your business writing the attention it deserves. 651.74 BLY
Friedman, Caitlin. Girls guide to starting your own business. 658.11 FRIE 
Pakroo, Peri. Small Business start-up kit. 346.7306 PAKR
Steingold, Fred. Legal Guide for starting and running your own business.

Test Guides

Powers, Rod. ASVAB for Dummies.
Rockowitz, Murray. Barron’s GED. R 373.126 HOW

The Job Search

Asher, Donald. Cracking the hidden job market.
Borgese, Paul. Online job search survival guide.
Crompton, Diane. Find a job through social networking.
Doyle, Alison. Internet your way to a new job : How to really find a job online.
Knaus, Bill. Fearless job hunting.
Levinson, Jay. Guerrilla marketing for job hunters.
Nagle, Janet. How to use the internet to get your next job.
Proctor, Bob. Get your dream job: Job hunting and career success skills.
Ryan, Robin. Over 40 and youre hired: Secrets to landing a great job.
Schepp, Brad. How to find a job on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Shapiro, Cynthia. What does somebody have to do to get a job around here! : 44 insider secrets and tips that will get you hired.
Song, Michael. 101+ secrets to finding and securing jobs.

Typing

Lindsell-Roberts, Shirley. Mastering Computer Typing. 652.8 LIND

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