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Change Your Career, Change Your Life

CareerCast - Life-long Career Development

Dream of changing careers? Perhaps you are early in your career, midcareer, or even contemplating an alternative to retirement. In this CareerCast, New York Times #1 best-selling author Cherie Carter-Scott, PhD, will share how she advises individuals at all levels to practically, patiently, and effectively make career changes that positively change their lives. Carter-Scott’s Fortune 500 corporate clients include American Express, IBM, and Silicon Graphics.

Aired February 15, 2008

New York Times #1 best-selling author Cherie Carter-Scott, PhD, has been coaching change successfully since 1974. Carter-Scott is an international author, entrepreneur, consultant, lecturer, teacher/trainer, talk-show host, and seminar leader. Her company, Motivation Management Service Institute, Inc. (MMS), has reached millions of people worldwide. Carter-Scott’s Fortune 500 corporate clients include AMI, FMC, American Express, IBM, GTE, State Farm Insurance, AMI, SGI, Burger King, and Better Homes and Gardens magazine.

Strategies for Successful Career Change: Finding Your Very Best Next Work Life, Martha E. Mangelsdorf (2008)

Test-Drive Your Dream Job: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding and Creating the Work You Love, Brian Kurth (2008)

Career Coward’s Guide to Changing Careers: Sensible Strategies for Overcoming Job Search Fears, Katy Piotrowski (2007)

Career Match: Connecting Who You Are with What You’ll Love to Do, Shoya Zichy and Ann Bidou (2007)

Escape the Mid-Career Doldrums: What to Do Next When You’re Bored, Burned Out, Retired or Fired, Marcia L. Worthing and Charles A. Buck (2007)

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2008: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers, Richard Nelson Bolles (2007)

Powerful & Proven Techniques for Getting the Job You Want, Lucy Supnet Liang (2007)

Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector, Laura Gassner Otting (2007)

Resumes for Mid-Career Job Changes, 3rd edition (2006)

Change Your Job, Change Your Life, 9th Edition: Careering and Re-Careering in the New Boom/Bust Economy, Ron Krannich (2004)

Just Around the Corner: A Baby Boomer’s Guide to a Career or Job Change, Barbara Grahn (2004)

Reinvent Your Work: How to Rejuvenate, Revamp, or Recreate Your Career, Felicia Zimmerman (2001)

Manage Your Career: The Definitive Guide to Successful Job Search and Career Change, Brian Sutton (1998)

The Pathfinder: How to Choose or Change Your Career for a Lifetime of Satisfaction and Success, Nicholas Lore (1998)


Read an excerpt of If Success Is a Game, These Are the Rules by Cherie Carter-Scott. 

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