Some Essential Career Books

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Choose A Career And Discover Your Perfect Job: 105 Tips On Work Attitude And Motivation (105Tips books)
1.  Choose A Career And Discover Your Perfect Job: 105 Tips On Work Attitude And Motivation (105Tips books) by Gary Vurnum
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Choose A Career And Discover Your Perfect Job: 105 Tips On Work Attitude And Motivation
2.  Choose A Career And Discover Your Perfect Job: 105 Tips On Work Attitude And Motivation by Gary Vurnum
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Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career
3.  Now What?: The Young Person's Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career by Anthony Spadafore
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Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do
4.  Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You'll Love to Do by Shoya Zichy
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Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
5.  Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type by Barbara Barron-Tieger
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The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success
6.  The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success by Nicholas Lore
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The Career Chronicles: An Insider's Guide to What Jobs Are Really Like - the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from Over 750 Professionals
7.  The Career Chronicles: An Insider's Guide to What Jobs Are Really Like - the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from Over 750 Professionals by Michael Gregory
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Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World
8.  Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World by Lindsey Pollak
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I Could Do Anything If I Only Knew What It Was: How to Discover What You Really Want and How to Get It
9.  I Could Do Anything If I Only Knew What It Was: How to Discover What You Really Want and How to Get It by Barbara Sher
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Career Renegade: How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love
10.  Career Renegade: How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love by Jonathan Fields
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Life's a Bitch and Then You Change Careers: 9 Steps to Get You Out of Your Funk & on to Your Future
11.  Life's a Bitch and Then You Change Careers: 9 Steps to Get You Out of Your Funk & on to Your Future by Andrea Kay
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The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People
12.  The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People by Carol Eikleberry
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What Color Is Your Parachute? 2011: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
13.  What Color Is Your Parachute? 2011: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers by Richard N. Bolles
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Career Distinction: Stand Out by Building Your Brand
14.  Career Distinction: Stand Out by Building Your Brand by William Arruda
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Escape from Corporate America: A Practical Guide to Creating the Career of Your Dreams
15.  Escape from Corporate America: A Practical Guide to Creating the Career of Your Dreams by Pamela Skillings
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The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need
16.  The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need by Daniel H. Pink
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College Majors Handbook with Real Career Paths and Payoffs: The Actual Jobs, Earnings, and Trends for Graduates of 60 College Majors
17.  College Majors Handbook with Real Career Paths and Payoffs: The Actual Jobs, Earnings, and Trends for Graduates of 60 College Majors by Neeta Fogg
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What Color Is Your Parachute? 2010: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers
18.  What Color Is Your Parachute? 2010: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers by Richard N. Bolles
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The Career Counselor's Handbook
19.  The Career Counselor's Handbook by Howard E. Figler
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Get The Job You Want, Even When No One's Hiring: Take Charge of Your Career, Find a Job You Love, and Earn What You Deserve
20.  Get The Job You Want, Even When No One's Hiring: Take Charge of Your Career, Find a Job You Love, and Earn What You Deserve by Ford R. Myers
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The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated)
21.  The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated) by Timothy Ferriss
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Coach Yourself to a New Career: 7 Steps to Reinventing Your Professional Life
22.  Coach Yourself to a New Career: 7 Steps to Reinventing Your Professional Life by Talane Miedaner
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You Majored in What?: Mapping Your Path from Chaos to Career
23.  You Majored in What?: Mapping Your Path from Chaos to Career by Katharine Brooks
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50 Best Jobs for Your Personality
24.  50 Best Jobs for Your Personality by J. Michael Farr
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The 5 Patterns of Extraordinary Careers: The Guide for Achieving Success and Satisfaction
25.  The 5 Patterns of Extraordinary Careers: The Guide for Achieving Success and Satisfaction by James M. Citrin
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Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success
26.  Me 2.0: Build a Powerful Brand to Achieve Career Success by Dan Schawbel
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What Color Is Your Parachute Workbook: How to Create a Picture of Your Ideal Job or Next Career
27.  What Color Is Your Parachute Workbook: How to Create a Picture of Your Ideal Job or Next Career by Richard Nelson Bolles
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New Job, New You: A Guide to Reinventing Yourself in a Bright New Career
28.  New Job, New You: A Guide to Reinventing Yourself in a Bright New Career by Alexandra Levit
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Who Gets Promoted, Who Doesn't, and Why: 10 Things You'd Better Do If You Want to Get Ahead
29.  Who Gets Promoted, Who Doesn't, and Why: 10 Things You'd Better Do If You Want to Get Ahead by Donald Asher
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Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers (A NICE GIRLS Book)
30.  Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers (A NICE GIRLS Book) by Lois P. Frankel
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Career Day
31.  Career Day by Anne Rockwell
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career
32.  The Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career by Rene Carew
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Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 2.0: 1,001 Unconventional Tips, Tricks and Tactics for Landing Your Dream Job
33.  Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 2.0: 1,001 Unconventional Tips, Tricks and Tactics for Landing Your Dream Job by Jay Conrad Levinson
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Careers for Your Cat
34.  Careers for Your Cat by Ann Dziemianowicz
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The 10 Laws of Career Reinvention: Essential Survival Skills for Any Economy
35.  The 10 Laws of Career Reinvention: Essential Survival Skills for Any Economy by Pamela Mitchell
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