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Careers guidance

See below for a selection of the latest books from Careers guidance category. Presented with a red border are the Careers guidance books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Careers guidance books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Urban Learners Serious About College Success

Urban Learners Serious About College Success

Author: Robert C. De. Lucia Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/07/2019

Career Guidance for Social Justice Contesting Neoliberalism

Career Guidance for Social Justice Contesting Neoliberalism

Author: Tristram Hooley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/06/2019

This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions. Through a series of chapters that positions career guidance within a neoliberal context and presents theories to inform an emancipatory direction for the field, this book raises questions, offers resources and provides some glimpses of an alternative future for work. Drawing on education, sociology, and political science, this book addresses the theoretical basis of career guidance's involvement in social justice as well as the methodological consequences in relation to career guidance research.

Becoming a Life Coach

Becoming a Life Coach

Author: Tom Chiarella Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/06/2019

A fascinating guide to a career as a life coach written by award-winning journalist Tom Chiarella and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field-essential reading for someone considering a path to this rewarding profession. Being a life coach is a unique career with the ability to change lives. Becoming a Life Coach takes us behind-the-scenes through the experiences of two top-tier life coaches who spend their days working one-on-one with clients to create new paths forward. The result is an entertaining, practical look at how one gets into and grows within this rewarding career.

The Straightforward C.v. Revised Edition 2019

The Straightforward C.v. Revised Edition 2019

Author: Pauline Rogers Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/05/2019

How To Succeed At Job Interviews New Edition 2019

How To Succeed At Job Interviews New Edition 2019

Author: Jeanette Benisti Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/05/2019

Inspiring Conversations with Women Professors The Many Routes to Career Success

Inspiring Conversations with Women Professors The Many Routes to Career Success

Author: Anna (Outreach Officer, Department of Physics, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland) Garry Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/05/2019

Inspiring Conversations with Women Professors: The Many Routes to Career Success provides stories behind the many paths to professorship taken by these featured women. It includes information on their diverse life stories and how they navigated the beginning, middle stages, and other parts of their careers, including unexpected paths, support and how they got hooked by science/their field. In addition, they discuss why they chose this career, the obstacles they encountered, and how they found a way forward. Each interview encapsulates the advice and practical solutions they give.

College and Career Readiness A Guide for School Counselors K-12

College and Career Readiness A Guide for School Counselors K-12

Author: Cheryl Moore-Thomas Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/05/2019

This book outlines the contributions school counselors and others make to the development and college and career readiness of each student at the elementary, middle and high school levels.

College and Career Readiness A Guide for School Counselors K-12

College and Career Readiness A Guide for School Counselors K-12

Author: Cheryl Moore-Thomas Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/05/2019

This book outlines the contributions school counselors and others make to the development and college and career readiness of each student at the elementary, middle and high school levels.

Career Opportunities in the Armed Forces

Career Opportunities in the Armed Forces

Author: C. J. Henderson, Jack Dolphin, Robert Davenport Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/05/2019

Military service remains a current and sometimes controversial topic, with U.S. Armed Forces remaining in action overseas and with news media covering recruitment statistics, length of duty tours, and other high-profile issues related to the military. Career Opportunities in the Armed Forces, Second Edition is a complete, up-to-date guide for those wondering if a career in the armed forces is right for them. Profiled here are more than 80 jobs from all branches of the service, with emphasis not only on the career opportunities available in the military, but also on how military experience can be applied to a career in the civilian world. Career profiles include: Airplane pilot, Cardiopulmonary and EEG technician, Combat engineer, Counselor, Dentist, Electrical and electronics engineer, Management analyst, Military police officer, Nuclear engineer, Photographer, and more.

Becoming a Neurosurgeon

Becoming a Neurosurgeon

Author: John Colapinto Format: Hardback Release Date: 18/04/2019

A fascinating guide to a career in neurosurgery written by award-winning journalist John Colapinto and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field-essential reading for someone considering a path to this most challenging profession. Choosing what to do with your life begins with imagining yourself in a career, actually meeting the emotional, physical, and intellectual demands of the job. Often regarded as one of the most technically and emotionally demanding of surgical disciplines, becoming a neurosurgeon requires years of study. This practical guide offers a unique opportunity to see what daily life for a neurosurgeon is like, from someone who has mastered the profession and can explain what the risks and rewards of the job really are. Joshua Bederson is the chief of Neurosurgery at the esteemed Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City. New Yorker writer John Colapinto brings to vivid life what Dr. Bederson's professional life is like to show all the varied facets of his work, from extensive study and research to brain operations, one-on-one consultations with patients, and even staff meetings with fellow surgeons and students. Since Mt. Sinai is a teaching hospital, we learn alongside the residents and interns how Bederson trains neurosurgeons, passing along the knowledge and skills he honed over decades. The result is a multidimensional portrait of a man and a department, a practical guide for how to enter and learn the profession, as well as a moving glimpse into the world of patients and doctors who face some of life's most harrowing challenges.

Careers in Sports Medicine & Training

Careers in Sports Medicine & Training

Author: Laura Mars Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/04/2019

Understanding the wide scope of jobs for those interested in sports medicine and training is important for anyone preparing for a career that involves both traditional careers in medicine, therapy, and training like cardiologist, podiatrist, and surgeon; massage therapist, personal trainer; rehabilitation counsellors; and acupuncturists and massage therapists. This title includes lengthy chapters on a broad range of occupations, including Cardiologist, Chiropractor, Exercise Physiologist, Health Coach, Neuropsychologist, and Sport Psychologist. Careers in Sports Medicine & Training is enhanced with numerous charts and tables, including projections from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, and median annual salaries or wages for those occupations profiled. Interesting enhancements, like Fun Facts, Famous Firsts, and dozens of photos, add depth to the discussion. Additional highlights in the book include Conversation With - a two-page interview with a professional working in a related job - that offer insight into specific areas of sports medicine and training.

Land Your Dream Job Join the 2% Who Make It Past Resum Screening

Land Your Dream Job Join the 2% Who Make It Past Resum Screening

Author: Michael LaChance Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/03/2019