ERIC Number: ED458388
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
If My Career's on the Fast Track, Where Do I Get a Road Map? Surviving and Thriving in the Real World of Work.
This book contains career advice for job-seekers and employees about locating, getting, keeping, and changing jobs. The titles of its five chapters are as follows: (1) "So You've Graduated from College, Now All You Need Is...More Advice?" (2) "Moving Up: How To Travel Vertically in a Horizontal World"; (3) "Difficult Bosses, Toxic Coworkers, and Other Irritants"; (4) "Nobody Ever Told You It Was Going To Be This Complicated"; and (5) "Now That You're the Boss..." Within each chapter are graphic boxes that contain short questions and answers that discuss real-world employment problems and suggest solutions to them. An appendix lists 275 resources, including books, Internet sources, and periodicals. (KC)
Descriptors: Adults, Career Development, College Graduates, Education Work Relationship, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Employment Problems, Employment Qualifications, Interpersonal Relationship, Job Performance, Job Placement, Job Satisfaction, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Occupational Information, Quality of Working Life, Unemployment
William Morrow, HarperCollins Publishers, 10 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022 ($25). Tel: 212-207-7000; Web site: http://www.harpercollins.com/hc/aboutus/imprints/morrow.asp.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A