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Piven, Joshua.

Summary: Provides detailed advice for handling situations that may occur on the job, including getting employment as a waiter or a brain surgeon, dealing with coworkers and customers, meetings, business travel, and workplace emergencies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.6 Piven 2001

Lyons, Daniel

Summary: Examines how the ideas of Silicon Valley and its "new oligarchs" have changed work culture, making employees subject to constant change, dehumanizing technologies, and even health risks, and discusses how to restore the social contract between employers and employees.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.3 LYO

Slaughter, Anne-Marie

Summary: "When Anne-Marie Slaughter accepted her dream job as the first female director of policy planning at the U.S. State Department in 2009, she was confident she could juggle the demands of her position in Washington, D.C., with the responsibilities of her family life in suburban New Jersey. Her husband and two young sons encouraged her to pursue the job; she had a tremendously supportive boss,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.4209 SLA

Povich, Lynn.

Summary: Chronicles the sexual discrimination class action lawsuit that women journalists brought against their employer, Newsweek, in 1970.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 331.4 POV

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 331.481 POV

Annis, Barbara

Summary: "Despite forty years of laws, quotas, diversity training, and legal expenses aimed toward equalizing pay, opportunities, and working conditions between the sexes, the glass ceiling remains firmly intact. For too long, companies have played the "numbers game"--attempting to tackle gender imbalance by forcing affirmative action policies and numeric standards on organizations to increase the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.3 ANN

Green, Alison

Summary: There’s a reason Alison Green has been called “the Dear Abby of the work world.” Ten years as a workplace-advice columnist have taught her that people avoid awkward conversations in the office because they simply don’t know what to say. Thankfully, Green does—and in this incredibly helpful book, she tackles the tough discussions you may need to have during your career.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

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Contents: work outing -- Return of the golden child -- Moss and the German -- dinner party -- Smoke and mirrors -- Men without women.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2009

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series IT 2009

Reina, Dennis S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berrett-Koehler Publishers 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.7 REI

Berkun, Scott.

Summary: "A behind-the-scenes look at the firm behind WordPress.com and the unique work culture that contributes to its phenomenal success50 million websites, or twenty percent of the entire web, use WordPress software. The force behind WordPress.com is a convention-defying company called Automattic, Inc., whose 120 employees work from anywhere in the world they wish, barely use email, and launch...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons Inc 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 338.761 BER

Stroh, Linda K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Praeger 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 158.2 STR

Wydra, Nancilee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Contemporary Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 133.3337 WYD

Cloke, Ken

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Irwin Professional Pub. 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.314 CLO

Summary: There are reasons the IT Department of Reynholm Industries is kept in the building's basement. The department's employees are bitter slacker Roy, über-nerd Moss, and technically clueless Jen. Jen finds that her builder is urinating in all of her sinks; Moss has begun to speak like a manly football fan; Roy is now living on the streets; Reynholm will have a new Employee Of The Month;...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV IT

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Series IT 2009

Summary: Adam, Blake, and Ders are back with another outrageous season of the wildest, boldest episodes yet.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WOR

Summary: The show features Adam, Blake and Ders getting weird with booze, weed and serious lapses in judgment. (And, if they can squeeze it in, work.)

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WOR

Bennett, Jessica

Summary: "Part manual, part womanifesto, Feminist Fight Club is a hilarious yet incisive guide to navigating subtle sexism at work, providing real-life career advice and humorous reinforcement for a new generation of professional women"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 BEN

Lipman, Joanne

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Outlines anecdotal solutions for harmonious working relationships between the sexes, citing the unique contributions of professional women and how their male counterparts can implement a healthier business culture that bridges gender gaps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.3 LIP

Richards, Shola

Summary: Making Work Work focuses on inspiring current and future leaders to start a movement that will banish on-the-job bullying, put meaning back into work, and enhance coworkers' happiness and engagement. Richards, whose popular blog has a worldwide following, explains why inaction is insane, why we must move forward with positivity, and why the "abc" employees (asshats, bullies, and complainers)...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Ethos 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.3 Richards 2016

Summary: The first season of this series examines the economies of being environmentally conscious in green building design. The first program, The green apple, uses New York City, particularly One Bryant Park and the Solaire, to demonstrates how the ubiquitous skyscraper can be a model of environmental responsibility. The second episode, Green for all, features architect and activist Sergio Palleroni...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Home Video 2006

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV DES

Summary: Familiarizes viewers with some practical, commonsense methods of making a food service job site safe and clean. Sanitation is the science of maintaining a clean, germ-free food production environment. The goal is to prevent food from becoming contaminated or dirty or harmful to eat. Employers are responsible for providing a safe workplace, but employees have a responsibility to maintain safe...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Grady, Wayne.

Summary: "This book is an exploration of the biology and ecology of a vital, ever-changing terrain. Written by one of Canada's best-known science and nature writers, it is intended not only for those who live in the Great Lakes basin but for anyone captivated by the splendor of the natural world and sensitive to the challenges of its preservation."--Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2007

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Summary: Whether you work on an assembly line in a factory or write computer programs for a company's accounting department, you have a right to a safe and drug-free work environment. This program is designed to help viewers of all ages understand their rights and responsibilities on the job, to increase their protection from coworkers whose critical thinking and decision-making skills may be impaired...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Maupin, Melissa

Summary: Introduces the career of landscape contractor, discussing educational requirements, duties, work environment, salary, employment outlook, and possible future positions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Books 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 635 MAU

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Introduces the career of veterinarian, discussing educational requirements, duties, work environment, salary, employment outlook, and possible future positions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Books 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.089 BUR