A Part-time Career for a Full-time You, published by Houghton-Mifflin, 1982.


Excerpts of Reviews

“A valuable compendium of facts, advice, and reference sources for anyone entering the part-time labor force…[F]or those hoping to put their time to profitable use, this has much to offer.”

--Kirkus Reviews


“Those wishing to find part-time work or employers considering hiring part-time employees will find this thoroughly researched book helpful.”

--Library Journal


“The author is at her most helpful when offering specific advice, such as tips for job-hunting. Mothers, senior citizens, students and others considering part-time work will find this a useful idea book.”

--Kathy Ackerman
Publishers Weekly


“For...years,…Alter herself has been the sort of person she has written about. As a freelance writer, she has seen her work published in numerous periodicals .....[F]inally, she sent off a proposal for a book and swiftly received offers from publishers.”

--Lawrence Van Gelder
The New York Times


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