Recommended Reading

recommended reading

The following list contains resource recommendations from our Career Management advisors.

Required Reading for All Careers

The 2-Hour Job Search by Steve Dalton
The MBA Guide to Networking Like a RockStar by Jaymin Patel

Required Activity for All Careers

Incoming students will have access to the CareerLeader assessment when their deposit has been paid. A link will be sent out to students with information on how to log in. For any questions regarding CareerLeader, please email cmc@johnson.cornell.edu.

Recommended Reading for International Students

The International Advantage: Get Noticed, Get Hired! by Marcelo Barros
Power Ties by Dan Beaudry

Recommended Reading for All Careers

Dig Your Well Before You’re Thirsty by Harvey MacKay
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
Made to Stick by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi
The Wall Street Journal
Bloomberg Businessweek

Consulting Careers

Case in Point
Consulting Magazine

Finance Careers

DealBook

High Tech Careers - Product Management, Digital Marketing, Data Analytics

Fast Company
Tech Crunch
Mashable
All Things D

Private Equity and Venture Capital Careers 

Barbarians at the Gate by Bryan Burrough and John Helgar
When Genius Failed by Roger Lowenstein
The Money Game by Adam Smith

Marketing Careers

General Marketing

MarketingPower.com (the official website for the American Marketing Association)
Adweek
Advertising Age
Smart Brief

Healthcare/Pharma Marketing

Smart Brief
IMSHealth.com

Sustainability Careers

Be Bold: Create a Career with Impact by Cheryl L. Dorsey and Lara Galinsky
Careers in Nonprofit and Government Agencies (Wetfeet Insider Guide) by Wetfeet
Green Careers (Wetfeet Insider Guide) by Frank Marquardt
More than Money: Questions Every MBA Needs to Answer by Mark Albion and Liz Cutler
Profession and Purpose: A Resource Guide for MBA Careers in Sustainability by Katie Kross
Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath
Values-Driven Business: How to Change the World, Make Money, and Have Fun by Ben Cohen
Work on Purpose by Lara Galinsky