Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver
Careering empowers teens and young adults to take charge of their future and to have fun exploring their interests, talents, and passions – learning early to identify jobs, internships, and volunteer positions that align with their personal gifts.
Tamara S. Raymond is a certified leadership coach dedicated to helping professionals reach their full potential and high school students get on the right career path so they can make a difference. As a result of her extensive experience in the leadership coaching arena, Tamara wrote Careering: The Pocket Guide to Exploring Your Future Career. It aims to help young adults avoid the traps she fell into as a result of struggling to figure out her career path after college. In Careering, she shares her hard-learned lessons to help teens quickly identify their passions and strengths so they can find their way in the world of work.