60 Seconds & You’re Hired!
Robin Ryan, Penguin Books, $15 paperback
Robin Ryan’s classic 1994 book 60 Seconds & You’re Hired! is all about the interview, which is the key to getting a job in the first place. The book has been updated with information relevant in 2016. It’s also a book with a cause — proceeds from sales will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. If you’re job searching or just want to learn how to sell yourself, Ryan’s book is a go-to read.
Reinvention: Accelerating Results in the Age of Disruption
Shane Cragun and Kate Sweetman, Greenleaf Book Group, $21.95 paperback
In a world where technology and business change at a moment’s notice, a company needs to pivot in a proactive fashion. Reinvention is a corporate-adjustment toolbox for the modern business. Each chapter brings in expert advice from across the world. Whether you’re an individual or reading on behalf of a business, Reinvention will help prepare you for your next, well, reinvention.