by Lindsay Pollak
No one comes out and says it but after our turbulent entry into 2020, we know it’s true: recalculating is a HUGE part of career growth. In Recalculating, New York Times bestselling author and researcher Lindsay Pollak teaches career starters, switchers, and advancers how to be an effective “recalculator” so they can withstand an unplanned or unwanted disruption to their professional aspirations. Focusing on the fundamentals of career growth, Pollak provides information from experts to help you succeed in all aspects of the job search from the in-person and virtual interactions to the online and offline representation of your personal brand.
The Five-Week Leadership Challenge
by Patrick Leddin
If you’re looking for a little more guidance to jumpstart your career growth, look no further than The Five-Week Leadership Challenge! Written by a professor at Vanderbilt University, The Five-Week Leadership Challenge is a book that doubles as a comprehensive leadership development program. Offering seven daily readings, discussion questions, and exercises for each of the five steps of the collegiate program, you’ll learn how to build your influence at work and grow your career for life. This book is designed to help you gain perspective, discover your purpose, determine priorities for yourself and others, create plans, and inspire performance.
by Jonathan Fields
Can you really build a career around your personality? The Sparketype assessment is like the Enneagram but for people who are committed to finding fulfillment in their careers. Now, you can discover exactly how to use your results to make real changes in your career path with the corresponding book written by Sparketype developer Jonathan Fields. Whether you’re a Maven who lives to learn or a Sage who is gifted at sharing insights with others, you’ll find suggestions for how to secure a more meaningful career inside Sparked!