Book Title: Careering: The Pocket Guide to Exploring Your Future Career
Author Name: Tamara S. Raymond
Book Synopsis: offers a seamless step-by-step process to help teens avoid career traps. Topics include how to explore career options; network effectively; apply for jobs; develop interviewing skills; and conduct themselves once they’ve landed a job. The interactive, engaging “workbook” format allows for students to write their plans, interests, and aspirations on blank lines provided. It also contains a quick reference guide on participating in college immersion programs; summer camps; competitions; seasonal and entry-level jobs; internships; and offers other key resources. Plus, it offers advice for teens on how to responsibly use social media (in today’s online climate) − among other things − so it doesn’t hurt their chances of landing work. Careering is a comprehensive guide for teens to explore their career future−that fits in their backpack or pocket.
Author Bio: President, Founder & Principal Coach/Consultant of Innovative Management Consulting, Inc. (www.IMCLeaders.com), an organization committed to professional, career, and leadership development for adults; as well as guidance for teens in determining their career paths. Throughout her career, Ms. Raymond has successfully coached and/or mentored a multitude of clients, ranging from business owners, employees, executives, and corporate teams; to adults, students, and young leaders.
Highlights of Ms. Raymond’s 15-year tenure have included such professional roles as: executive and leadership coach; corporate management consultant; HR subject-matter-expert and organizational change leader; educational speaker; and author of Careering: The Pocket Guide to Exploring Your Future Career (Morgan James Publishing, New York, NY, November 2017)
Publisher Name: Morgan James Publishing, New York, NY