100 Conversations for Career Success

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Featured and Recommended Resources

General Job Search Interest

Alboher, Marci. One Person/Multiple Careers: How the Slash Effect Can Work for You (Business Plus, 2007).

Bilchik, Nadia. Little Book of Big Networking Ideas (AuthorHouse, 2006).

Comaford, Christine. Rules for Renegades (McGraw-Hill, 2007).

DeCarlo, Laura and Guarneri, Susan. Job Search Bloopers: Every Mistake You Can Make on the Road to Career Suicide . . . and How to Avoid Them (Career Press, 2008).

Ferrazzi, Keith. Never Eat Alone: And Other Secrets to Success, One Relationship at a Time (Crown Publishing, 2005).

Gassner Otting, Laura. Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector (Kaplan Publishing, 2007).

Guiseppi, Meg. 23 Ways You Sabotage Your Executive Job Search and How Your Brand Will Help You Land.

Holland, William. Cracking the New Job Market: Seven Rules for Getting Hired in Any Economy (AMACOM, 2011).

Klaus, Peggy. Brag! (Warner Business Books, 2004).

Purdy, Charles. Urban Etiquette (Council Oak Books, 2004).

Safani, Barbara. Happy About My Resume: 50 Tips for Building a Better Document to Secure a Brighter Future (Happy About, 2008).

Wendleton, Kate. Shortcut Your Job Search: The Best Way to Get Meetings (Delmar Cengage Learning, 2005).

Whitmore, Jacqueline. Poised for Success (St. Martin’s Press, 2011) and Business Class: Etiquette Essentials for Success at Work (St. Martin’s Press, 2005).

Williams Yost, Cali. Work+Life: Finding the Fit That’s Right for You (Riverhead/Penguin Group, 2005).



Kraynak, Joe and Belicove, Mikal E. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Facebook (Holiday: Alpha, 2010).

Pearlman, Leah and Abram, Carolyn. Facebook for Dummies (2nd Edition) (Hoboken: For Dummies, 2009).

Vanderveer, Emily A. Facebook: The Missing Manual (Sebastopol: Pogue, 2010).



Alba, Jason. I’m on LinkedIn—Now What??? A Guide to Getting the Most Out of LinkedIn (Cupertino: Happy About, 2009).

Schaffer, Neal. Windmill Networking: Understanding and Leveraging and Maximizing LinkedIn. An Unofficial, Step-by-Step Guide to Creating and Implementing Your LinkedIn Brand-Social Networking in a Web 2.0 World (Charleston: Book Surge, 2009).

Vermeiren, Jan. How to Really Use LinkedIn (Charleston: Book Surge Publishing, 2009).

Howes, Lewis and Agin, Frank. LinkedWorking: Generating Success on the World’s Largest Professional Networking Website.


Multiple Applications

Crompton, Diane and Sautter, Ellen. Find a Job Through Social Networking (JIST, 2010).

Fertik, Michael and Thompson, David. Wild West 2.0. How to Protect and Restore Your Online Reputation on the Untamed Social Frontier (Amacom, 2010).

Kelsey, Todd. Social Networking Spaces: From Facebook to Twitter and Everything in Between: A Step by Step Introduction to Social Networks for Beginners and Everyone Else (New York: Apress, 2010).

Salpeter, Miriam. Social Networking for Career Success (LearningExpress, LLC, 2011).

Schepp, Brad and Debra. How to Find a Job on LinkedIn, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and Other Social Networks (New York: McGraw-Hill, 2010).

Personal Branding

Arruda, William and Dixon, Kirsten. Career Distinction (Wiley & Sons).

Schawbel, Dan. Me 2.0, Revised and Updated Edition: 4 Steps to Building Your Future (Kaplan, 2010).



Fitton, Laura. Twitter for Dummies (Hoboken: Wiley, 2009).

Israel, Shel. Twitterville: How Business Can Thrive in the New Global Neighborhoods (Penguin, 2009).

Makice, Kevin. Twitter API: Up and Running (Twitter Application Programming Interface) (Sebastopol: O’Reilly, 2009).

McFedries, Paul. Twitter: Tips, Tricks and Tweets (Indianapolis: Wiley, 2009).

Morris, Tee. Sams Teach Yourself Twitter in 10 Minutes (Pearson Education, Inc., 2010).

O’Reilly, Tom. The Twitter Book (Sebastopol: O’Reilly, 2009).

Sagolla, Dom. 140 Characters: A Style Guide for the Short Form (Wiley, 2009).

Whitcomb, Susan Britton; Bryan, Chandlee; and Dib, Deb. The Twitter Job Search Guide (Jist, 2010).