Let's Talk About Careers
“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” - Thomas A. Edison
by Nicole Clarke
As Flirt magazine gears up for Fashion Week and its own celebrity-filled fashion show, the four interns face greater demands on their time and talents while also having to adjust to their new high schools.
Job smarts : how to find work or start a business, manage earnings, and more
by Sandy Donovan
Are you ready for a job? -- Landing a job -- Keeping a job -- Making your own job -- Managing your million$ -- Planning for your future.
52 reasons to hate my father
by Jessica Brody
Spoiled party girl Lexington Larrabee ever-absent father decides she must learn some values by working different low-wage job every week for a year or forfeit her multimillion-dollar trust fund.
Latinnovating : green American jobs and the Latinos creating them
by Graciela Tiscareño-Sato
Ten case studies across 10 sectors of our economy will inspire young people to follow these successful footsteps and emulate these highly educated, courageous Latino leaders as they create sustainable, industrial and social justice solutions for America.
by D.M. Paige
Jason can't believe his luck when he opens the letter from Harmon Holt telling him he'll be interning on a movie set in LA. But it turns out the road to the big time is paved with lots of small-time work.
by Leila Sales
Chelsea loves history and is excited to work in a historical reenactment of a Colonial village...until she finds out that her ex-boyfriend is also working there.
The Big Game of Everything
by Chris Lynch
This collection of short stories set in the Delirium world centers around Hana Tate, Lena's mother Annabel and the fierce rebel leader of the Wilds Raven.
What color is your parachute? for teens : discovering yourself, defining your future
by Carol Christen and Richard N. Bolles with Jean M. Blomquist
A job-hunting manual for teens helps high school & college students zero in on their favorite skills and apply that knowledge to finding their perfect major or job.
Along for the ride
by Sarah Dessen
Auden unwillingly works in her stepmother's clothing boutique, and ends up actually liking it.
Orange is the new pink
by Sarah Dessen
Babylon Edison is ready for anything this summer as she heads for a summer gig at Orange, the most fabulous magazine around where planning stories, interviewing the hottest stars, scoping out the coolest trends and plenty of hot boys within reach are all in a day's work.
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