Job Resources

Welcome to Ground Level Star’s Resource page. With practicality in mind, this section will help you find fun tools and interesting resources you need to accomplish a job well done.


Bang! by Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval w/ Delia Marshall  2003
Cool Careers For Dummies by Marty Nemko, PhD  Rev 2007
Me 2.0 by Dan Schawbel  2009
Success Is Not An Accident by Tommy Newberry  1999
The Entry-Level Life by Dan Zevin  1994


The Economist
TIME Magazine
Business Week

Microsoft Templates
Flight Aware


Chicago Tribune   Chicago, IL
Los Angeles Times   Los Angeles, CA
The Miami Herald   Miami, FL
The New York Times   New York, New York
The Wall Street Journal


Drop Dead Diva (Network: Lifetime)
Monk (Network: USA, NBC, more...)
The Assistants (Network: The N)
The Office (Network: NBC, TBS, more...)
Ugly Betty (Network: ABC)


Entry Level (2007) A hilarious, insightful look at job interviews, finding the courage to start all over, and life at the entry level.
Sex and the City (2008) Jennifer Hudson as a Personal Assistant alongside Sarah Jessica Parker.
The 40-Year Old Virgin (2005) Aside from the "obvious" story... Steve Carell as a Stock Assistant. Promoted to Floor Manager. Then became a Store Owner. Alongside Seth Rogan, Paul Rudd, Catherine Keener and more.
The Devil Wears Prada (2006) Anne Hathaway as an Executive Assistant to the Editor In Chief of a high fashion magazine. Hell on heels.
The Secret Life of Bees (2008) Dakota Fanning as a Bee Assistant alongside Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson and Alicia Keys.


Land Down Under by Men At Work
Starlight by Mavado/Stephen The Genius
Empire State of Mind by Jay Z Ft. Alicia Keys