The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People, Fourth Edition
“Many books come across my reading table each year, but it has been a long time since one of them impressed me as much as this one has. I found Carol Eikleberry’s insights quite dazzling.”
—RICHARD N. BOLLES, AUTHOR OF WHAT COLOR IS YOUR PARACHUTE?
“What a great manual for young rebels and older freethinkers who are plotting their next career move.”
“If you don’t quite fit into a particular mold, maybe The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People is more your style.”
—LOS ANGELES TIMES
A practical career guide for creatively inclined job seekers of all ages, with tips and counsel on how to use their independent and innovative talents and passions to make money, express themselves, and find a job they love.
For job-seekers afraid that they can’t earn a living using creative skills, The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People shows readers how they can use unique talents to make money
while doing work that they love. Completely revised and updated, this edition reflects the freedom offered by the new work order, delves more deeply into freelancing as a career, and explores how
social media can assist in creative job searches. It also includes descriptions of more than 280 creative jobs, from the mainstream (architect, web designer) to the unexpected (crossword-puzzle
maker, police sketch artist). With knowledgeable career guidance, real-life success stories, and eye-opening self-evaluation tools, the fourth edition of The Career Guide for Creative and
Unconventional People helps independent individuals find work that supports and complements their personalities and passions.
About the Authors:
Carol Eikleberry, PhD, is a psychologist who has worked as a career counselor for more than 20 years, both in private practice and at university counseling centers.
Carrie Pinsky is a freelance writer, job-search coach, and training specialist.