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In Their Shoes: Extraordinary Women Describe Their Amazing Careers

In Their Shoes: Extraordinary Women Describe Their Amazing Careers

To help girls make smart choices about their future, while inspiring them to realize their dreams, this career guide features fascinating stories from women who share the real deal about their jobs.

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ISBN 9781481428118
Barcode 9781481428118
Published 1 February 2015 by Simon & Schuster
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reissue
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Author(s) By Reber, Deborah
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ISBN-13 9781481428118
ISBN-10 148142811X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Imprint Simon Pulse
Publication Date 1 February 2015
International Publication Date 20 January 2015
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reissue
Edition Reissue
Author(s) By Reber, Deborah
Category Reference
Reference Works
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 480
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 33mm
Weight 397g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress United States, Occupations, Interviews, Occupations - United States, Professions
NBS Text Adult & Further Education
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 331.40922
Catalogue Code 555189

Description of this Book

FOLLOW IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF AMAZING WOMEN WHO HAVE THE JOBS OF YOUR DREAMS! Find out what you really want to know about your career choices: What will I do every day? Will I wear Prada or Old Navy? Play with kids on the playground, or with bigwigs in the boardroom? Power lunch at the Ivy, or bag lunch at my desk? What kind of education do I need? This book is packed full of answers. Day in the life profiles will inspire you, while a ton of sidebars, lists, and helpful tips will get you started right away on finding the career that's right for you. Discover words of wisdom from women in the workforce, including: - Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of Grey's Anatomy, who thinks her job is like running a small country -- PAGE 2 - Susan Schulz, editor in chief of CosmoGIRL!, who compares her life to both a chess game and the prom -- PAGE 289 - U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, who says that if you're passionate about an issue, you can turn it into a career -- PAGE 283 Browse through the profiles to find the job that's right for you, or use the career chooser to narrow your search. Packed with informative and inspirational advice from women at every stage of their careers, In Their Shoes is a must-have reference for every aspiring working girl!

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Author's Bio

Deborah Reber's teen books include Doable, Language of Love, Chill, In Their Shoes, and Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul: The Real Deal. She is also the founding editor-in-chief for Heart of Gold, an online destination for teen girls passionate about entrepreneurship, social activism, and volunteerism. She recently moved to Amsterdam with her family. Find out more at DebbieReber.com.

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