Further reading about career decision making

Websites, articles and books you may find useful when making a career decision, or when helping others to reach decisions.

Articles

Books

Help yourself to make a career decision

  • 'The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need' by Daniel H. Pink
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  • 'A Fork in the Road: A Career Planning Guide for Young Adults' by Susan Maltz and Barbara Grahn
  • 'Aspirations: 8 Easy Steps to Coach Yourself to Success' by Andrea Molloy
  • 'Career Quizzes: 12 Tests to Help You Discover and Develop Your Dream Career' by John J. Liptak
  • 'The New Zealand Guide to Transferable Skills' by Christine Dekker'
  • 'What Colour is Your Parachute? 2008: A Practical Manual for Job-hunters and Career-Changers' by Richard Nelson Bolles
  • 'Your 21st Century Career – New Paths to Personal Success' by Heather Carpenter.

Help a young person with career decisions

  • 'Career Coaching Your Kids' by David H. Montross, Robert Jay Ginn and Theresa E. Kane
  • 'The Career Maze: Guiding Your Children Towards a Successful Future' by Heather Carpenter
  • 'Helping Your Child Choose a Career: A Book For Parents, Teachers, Counsellors, And (Even) Students' by Luther B. Otto
  • 'What Colour is Your Parachute? 2008: A Practical Manual for Job-hunters and Career-Changers' by Richard Nelson Bolles

Updated 7 Nov 2016