These are the books that Planning/Communications publishes.
Ordinary people achieving extraordinary dreams!
Dream it and really do it
What can you have in common with Lance Armstrong, Tiger Woods, Barbara Walters, Maya Angelou, Yo–Yo–Ma, Harrison Ford, Bill Nye the Science Guy, and astronaut Eileen Collins?
You too can achieve your dream. Authors Sharon Cook and Graciela Sholander spent years studying these famous folks and hundreds of other successful dream achievers to find out what makes them tick. They report their findings in Dream It Do It: Inspiring Stories of Dreams Come True with positive, uplifting, and timely advice plus insightful in–depth analysis of how 37 famous and not–so–famous ordinary people conquered overwhelming obstacles to attain their seemingly unreachable dreams — and how to apply the lessons they learned to your own life. See the table of contents and a list of all the people profiled by clicking here. See recommendations from U.S. Congressman Jim Ramstad (R–MN) and others. Also available in Korean. Click here for more…
|Finding international jobs — discover where the jobs really are worldwide|
“Terrific book — truly indispensable for international job seekers.…
“May be the most ambitious undertaking in the area of career publishing.”
The international job search is where the Internet really shines. You'll get the scoop on over 1,200 of the most effective online job and resume databases and directories as well as printed directories, specialty and trade periodicals, job–matching services, directories of employers and professionals, and salary surveys. Learn more about this exciting new resource for finding international jobs. Save 50% — slightly imperfect copies available at half–off.
“It is, without doubt, the best book on this subject and a real bargain for the tons of advice and information it provides.” — Bookviews.com
2004 Finalist, Independent Publishers Award: Best Business/Career Book
This 5th edition is the essential guide to getting jobs in England, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Greece, Holland, Switzerland, and 18 other countries. Discover where to find the best jobs. Follow the “Nine-Step Plan” strategy that works. Learn the different approaches to resumes, cover letters, and interviewing required in an international job search. Get paths to permanent employment as well as summer and temporary jobs and internships. Learn how to cut red tape and obtain your working papers. Written by Cheryl Matherly and Robert Sanborn, two of the top experts on international careers. Click here to see full reviews and the Table of Contents. Click here for more…
Flight Attendant Job Finder & Career Guide — new edition!
There is a serious shortage of qualified applicants for flight attendant positions despite the layoffs in light of the tragic and heartbreaking events of September 11, 2001. Tim Kirkwood puts his 27 years experience as a flight attendant to work to reveal the inside secrets of how to get hired. But he does not sugarcoat it. Learn the pros and cons of a flight attendant career. Includes directory of application requirements for all U.S. and Canadian commercial airlines. The free Update Sheet keeps the directory up–to–date. Click here for more….
|From Making a Profit to Making a Difference:|
How to Launch Your New Career in Nonprofits
Sold out and now out of print
|Find job vacancies in education|
or with nonprofits and charities
Non–Profits & Education Job Finder (1997) is sold out.
Provides details on the best Internet job and resume databases, specialty and trade periodicals, job–matching services, job hotline services, directories of employers, directories of professionals for networking purposes, and salary surveys. Covers the entire nonprofit world including education, association management, community development, and much more. See the Table of Contents for its full scope. This book will be replaced by an all–new Education Job Finder and Nonprofits Job Finder . Publication dates to be announced.
|Find job openings in local, state, and federal government|
Two copies left of the third edition (1997). Call 888/366-5200 to order it.
Provides details on the best Internet job and resume databases, specialty and trade periodicals, job–matching services, job hotline services, directories of employers, directories of professionals for networking purposes, and salary surveys. It’s the only job source book that covers the local, state, and federal government. See the Table of Contents for its full scope. We will announce when the next edition, pictured here, will be published. Click here for more…
|Free job hotlines to find job openings before they are advertised elsewhere — includes blue collar, clerical, and professional positions|
Before they advertise their job openings on the Internet or in print, thousands of companies, schools, nonprofits, and government agencies announce their job vacancies on job hotlines you can call from your easy chair. Includes over 6,500 job hotlines. This is the final edition. Click here for more….
|Find job vacancies in the business world or private sector|
Provides details on the best Internet job and resume databases, specialty and trade periodicals, job–matching services, job hotline services, directories of employers, directories of professionals for networking purposes, and salary surveys. Covers the business world, high tech, health care, media, science and engineering, and the rest of the private sector. See the Table of Contents for its full scope. Only a few copies left. Click here for more….