Summer Reading List for Job Seekers


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Summer can be a great time to fill your brain with business, particularly if you’re involved in a job hunt. Check out recommendations from Career Expert Lindsey Pollak. Read more:

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Summer Reading List for Job Seekers

  1. ©2013 LinkedIn Corporation. All Rights Reserved.SummerReading Listfor JobSeekersCareer expert Lindsey Pollakshares her top picks to jumpstartyour job search
  2. “All leaders are readers.”- Harry S. Truman
  3. Learn how to position yourself as indispensable andirreplaceable to potential employers.Linchpin by Seth Godin
  4. Treat your job search and career like a start-up: investin yourself, take risks and don’t be afraid to hustle.The Start-up of YouBy Reid Hoffman &Ben Casnocha
  5. Whether you’re an introvert or not, this book isessential reading for understanding the power of “quiettypes” at work and beyond.QuietBy Susan Cain
  6. Learn what to say and how to say it in this essentialnetworking how-to.Never Eat AloneBy Keith Ferrazzi
  7. Deepak ChopraFounder, ChopraFoundationFor inspiration to be true to yourself:Commencement Address: The Future of Leadership
  8. J.T. O’DonnellFounder & CEO ofCAREEREALISMTo remind you that the greatest risks can have thegreatest rewards: My Best Mistake: Writing the Un-cover Letter
  9. LinkedInEditorsSubscribe to LinkedIn’s “Editor’s Picks” channel toexpose yourself to a variety of content outside yournormal industry reading. You never know what mightspark an idea or opportunity.
  10. Read More!Still want more? Check out all of the articles on theLinkedIn Blog for job seekers. Thanks for reading andgood luck!