The Australian Career Book Award – Finalist Books

Supported by RSA ANZ
Convenor: Lawrence Arnold
Director RSA ANZ: Philipa Duthie

It is a great pleasure to announce the finalist books for The Australian Career Book Award – supported by the Royal Society of Arts in Australia and New Zealand.

  • Gibbings, M. Career Leap: how to reinvent and liberate your career

  • Hughes, C. Careers work in schools: a primer for career development facilitators

  • Hughes, C. Careers work in schools: cost-effective career interventions

  • Leonard, H. Generation experience: 8 steps for mature-age business success

  • Maxwell, J. Rethink your career in your 40s, 50s, and 60s

  • Srivastava, R. What it takes to be a doctor: an insiders guide

The books cover a wide range of career experience, settings, topics, and ages – secondary school to the mature career. Audiences include people undergoing career change, and the career professionals helping them.

The Award Committee will now review these books using the award criteria and dedicated descriptors to determine the ‘awarded book’ for 2018.

For further information please contact the Award Convenor, Lawrence Arnold on 0449 746 955 or at

Australian Career Book Award 2018