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    Redundancy Survival Guide

    £6.99 £9.99
    When employees are made redundant they often have no idea about their rights, how to negotiate a severance package or get compensation and how to move on afterwards to a new job. This title takes you through what can often be a traumatic time, with step by step advice on establishing where you stand legally, planning future options, and more.

    Screw Work, Let's Play

    £11.69 £12.99
    'Screw Work, Let's Play' will show readers why they will have far greater success, happiness and wealth from playing all day. Richard Branson, Steve Jobs and Warren Buffet all became billionaires by having fun, and you can too starting right now.

    Show Your Work!: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Getting Discovered

    £11.69 £12.99
    To get where you want to go in this world, you know you need to get really good at what you do, and put yourself out there and make connections. But how are you supposed to do all that while you're busy spending your time and energy practicing a craft, learning a trade or running a business? Show Your Work! will teach you how to think about your work as a never-ending process, how to build and maintain meaningful relationships by sharing that process and how to deal with the ups and downs of putting yourself and your work out in the world-all summarised in ten simple principles: You don't have to be a genius. Own your turf. Share something small, every day. Open up your cabinet of curiosities. Tell good stories. Teach what you know. Don't turn into human spam. Learnto take a punch. Sell out. Stick around. Show Your Work! is filled with illustrations, quotes and stories designed to inspire you to get over your fears of rejection, failure and vulnerability, and start off on a path of lifelong learning, openness and generosity. Generosity trumps genius, Kleon writes. Whether you're an artist or an entrepreneur, a student or a teacher, a hobbyist or a professional, it's time to stop worrying and start sharing.

    So, You Think You're Clever?

    £8.99 £9.99
    The sequel to the 50,000+ copy-selling Do You Think You're Clever? featuring even more brain-melting Oxbridge interview questions.

    Stand Out from the Crowd: Key Skills for Study, Work and Life

    £17.09 £18.99
    This book takes a hands-on approach to skills development and will help your students to stand out from the crowd, both during their studies and when applying for jobs. This text is an essential resource for all students looking to develop the skills, experience and attributes which are desired by today's employers.

    Succeeding at Assessment Centres For Dummies

    £14.39 £15.99
    It's becoming more common for organisations to use assessment centres as part of their recruitment drive. So if you've recently been invited to one, and you're not sure what to expect or how to excel, then this is the book for you. You'll be guided through how each activity is conducted and how to prepare for each part of the selection process.

    Successful Applications: Work Experience, Internships and Jobs

    £7.19 £7.99
    Packed with top tips and helpful examples, this concise book takes students through the process of preparing and making successful applications for work placements, internships and graduate jobs.

    Successful Career Toolkit: Your Quick Fire Guide to Mastering Business Skills

    £16.19 £17.99
    Equip yourself with the essential skills you will need throughout your career with this comprehensive handbook of quick-fire practical solutions that you will return to again and again.

    Successful Interview Skills

    £11.69 £12.99
    Shows you how to portray professionalism and confidence and take control of the interview process. Breaking the process down into accessible steps, this title identifies the ways in which you can prepare for an interview, providing example questions and advice on how to answer them.

    Successful Research Careers;a practical guide

    £30.59 £33.99
    Based on the authors' research on research groups, and on their experience as Head of Department, Dean and Pro Vice-Chancellor, this book provides advice for younger academics making their way in the system, and for more senior people who need to mentor research staff, build research groups and shape research-led careers.

    The A-Z of Careers and Jobs

    £19.79 £21.99
    Find your dream job with this handy and informative reference guide, packed with accessible advice on over 300 positions, including details on entry routes, qualifications, salary expectations and useful contacts.

    The Careers Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Planning Your Future

    £13.49 £14.99

    Together is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration

    £11.69 £12.99

    Understanding Career Counselling: Theory, Research and Practice

    £37.79 £41.99
    Explores the theory, research and practice of career counselling from a British perspective. Divided into two parts, this book provides a comprehensive account of theories of career development and career counselling and their implications for practice. Taking a critical approach, it also shows how research informs our understanding of the field.

    Volunteer

    £11.69 £12.99
    Much more than just a resource directory, Lonely Planet's Volunteer is packed with invaluable information and full-colour inspiration to get you planning your perfect short- or long-term volunteer experience anywhere in the world.

    Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World

    £11.69 £12.99
    Volunteer is packed with invaluable information and inspiration to get you planning your perfect short, or long-term volunteer experience. Whether it's monitoring sea turtles in Greece, helping establish handicraft businesses in Ghana or building community centres in Guatemala, you'll find opportunities in this updated, comprehensive new edition.

    Volunteering

    £8.99 £9.99

    What Next After School?

    £10.49 £14.99
    A guide for helping students to understand the many options available to them as they approach the end of their school years, including education options (academic as well as vocational training), gap years, the world of work, and practical issues such as finances, debts and insurance.

    Work Experience, Placements and Internships

    £16.19 £17.99
    Through pedagogical techniques, self-assessment and personal reflection, this book provides students and graduates with a comprehensive guide to work experience, placements and internships. It offers essential support for every stage of the experience journey, from finding appropriate opportunities, to using the experience to further a career.

    Work for Money, Design for Love

    £23.39 £25.99

    Work Placements - Survival guide for Students

    £26.09 £28.99
    This book is an essential guide for students contemplating or embarking upon work placements.

    Work Your Way Around the World

    £13.49 £14.99
    A fully updated edition of the working travel handbook, explaining how to find temporary work around the world both in advance and while travelling. Inside is a country-by-country guide to available opportunities, details on seasonal work and information on all the main industries offering temporary work.

    Working Identity: Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career

    £18.90 £21.00
    Presents a powerful model for career reinvention that reverses conventional wisdom. This book includes case studies of personal and professional reinventions - from literature professor to stockbroker, from psychiatrist to Buddhist monk, and from investment banker to fiction writer, among others.

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