Recommended Resources


As I have pointed out previously, all of the information you need is out there at bookstores or online.

Here are some books that impressed me.

Branding Pays by Karen Kang. Karen offers an easy step-by-step process to develop your personal brand.

Personal Branding For Dummies by Susan Chritton. Susan has done a great job here and it is an easy but comprehensive read.

The Quintessential Guide to Job Interview Preparation, by Katharine Hansen, Ph.D., and Randall Hansen, Ph.D. (Quintessential Careers Press) There are many other books by Katherine and Randall covering behavioral interviewing, handling difficult questions, body language, follow up etc.

What Color Is Your Parachute? By Richard Bolles, the standby for those who wish to define their future.

How to Build an Awesome Professional Network: (Meet New People and Build Relationships with Business Networking) (Relationship Building and Making Connections Book 1) [Kindle Edition] by Mark Fishbein. The title says it all.

How To Use Social Media To Find a Job by Amy Laskowski. Everything you wanted to know about social media and job search is contained here.

Hiring the Best: A Manager’s Guide to Effective Recruitment by Martin Yate (Knock’em Dead series author). This is a comprehensive book covering all of the effective hiring techniques for the hiring manager.

Moving Up the Ladder: 10 Strategies for Getting Yourself Promoted. Once again, the award goes to Katherine and Randall Hansen.

Try these out.