Tips for Navigating the New Career Paradigm

Seth Godin – site of the author of Linchpin and numerous other books looking at the new worklife landscape

Dan Pink – site of the author of Drive and A Whole New Mind whose work focuses on social and technological evolution

Additional Cutting-Edge Commentary & Ideas

Digital Nation – an excellent documentary, which boldly asks the question, "What sort of human beings will digital media make us?"

Fast Company – one of the best and most cutting-edge magazines about the work world, technology, leadership, design, and much more

Job Opportunities

idealist.org – a stupendous site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities, including jobs, and find supporters and community

Best Places to Work

Opportunity Knocks – provides a yearly list of the best nonprofits to work for, along with other job seeker resources

Fortune Magazine – provides a yearly list of the best corporations to work for

Women's Development

Half the Sky – is a movement to emancipate women and fight global poverty by unlocking women's power as economic catalysts; it is also the name of a wonderful book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, detailing causes and solutions to the oppression of women and poverty as a whole around the world

Women for Women International – provides female survivors of war, civil strife and other conflicts with the tools and resources to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency

Youth Development

Young People For – an outstanding national leadership development program for progressive young people

GirlHeadQuarters – a blog written for and by tween and teenage girls to foster positive discussion about what it is like to be a young woman today

Teen Voices – a magazine and intensive journalism mentoring and leadership development program whose mission is to support and educate teen girls to amplify their voices and create social change through media (It is also the first youth organization where I worked and kicked off my passion for young people many years ago!)

New Moon – a magazine and media organization that helps girls reach their full potential and provides advertising-free communities where girls learn to recognize and resist gender stereotypes and have their voices valued

Recommended Practitioners

Janet Waterston – Janet assists organizations with their employee relations and deepening the skills of their management through consultation, executive coaching, and training. She may be reached at 718-849-2235 or JAWatersto@aol.com.

Susan Onaitis – Susan, President and Founder of New York-based Global Learning Link, is a speaker, author and corporate trainer who helps large companies improve the performance of their sales and management professionals.  She counts among her clients such companies as Colgate Palmolive, Prudential, Chanel and The Bank of New York Mellon.  She is author of "Negotiate Like the Big Guys" and "Secrets of Effective Negotiating."

Jennifer Moore – Jennifer provides wonderful holistic health counseling.

Blair Glaser – Blair provides powerful multi-dimensional individual and couple's therapy and drama therapy.