Career and Job-Hunting Bookstore Global/International Job/Career Books

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International Jobs: Where They Are, How to Get Them, by Eric Kocher and Nina Segal (Perseus Press). This book provides everything a job-seeker needs to navigate the rapidly-changing, increasingly complex international job market. A great book to have as you begin thinking about a career internationally.


finding jobs working abroad Get Ahead by Going Abroad: A Woman’s Guide to Fast-Track Career Success, by C. Perry Yeatman and Stacie Nevadomski Berdan (Collins). Read our full review.


The Back Door Guide to Short-Term Job Adventures : Internships, Extraordinary Experiences, Seasonal Jobs, Volunteering, Work Abroad, by Michael Landes (Ten Speed).

Best Resumes and CVs For International Jobs: Your Passport to the Global Job Market, by Ronald Krannich, Ph.D. and Wendy Enlow (Impact).

Careers in International Affairs (Georgetown University Press).

Directory of Jobs & Careers Abroad, by Elisabeth Roberts (Vacation-Work).

The Global Resume and CV Guide, by Mary Anne Thompson (Wiley).

Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands: How to Do Business in 60 Countries, by Terri Morrison, Wayne A. Conaway, and George A. Borden, Ph.D. (Adams).

Teaching English Overseas — A Job Guide For Americans And Canadians, by Jeff Mohamed (English International).

Work Worldwide: International Career Strategies for the Adventurous Job Seeker, by Nancy Mueller (Avalon Travel Publishing).

finding jobs working abroad Work Your Way Around the World, by Susan Griffith (Vacation Work).

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