A Killer Resume
Call Number: JOBS 650.14 Ros
Learn the seven steps to A Killer Resume and put together the professional marketing tool you need. Identify your career path and seize the job that puts you on the path to accomplishing your dreams and attaining the professional future you desire.
Professional Networking for Dummies [eBook]
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Are you putting your best foot forward in meetings? Are you connecting with the right people at functions? Professional Networking For Dummies explores the essential techniques of networking to get you meeting and greeting in no time. It will help you get into the networking mindset and avoid such self-defeating traps as expecting immediate returns or turning off new potential colleagues. You’ll also discover how to overcome inhibitions, make small talk, and meet new contacts. Plus, you ’ll find special information on networking tools and technology, such as networking clubs, using voice and e-mail, Internet networking, and more.
When Can You Start?
Call Number: JOBS 650.14 Fre
The job interview. It is the make-or-break moment that can change your life. Job interviews present the key step in the job search process and help you get hired. Los Angeles Times award-winning author, Paul Freiberger offers a clear, entertaining guide with the best job interview help and preparation and proven tools and tips for success to ace the interview and win the job.
Knock 'Em Dead Social Networking
Call Number: JOBS 650.14 Yat
With Knock 'em Dead Social Networking, you can learn how to integrate social networking into every aspect of your job search. You'll learn how to create compelling social media profiles that dramatically increase your visibility, how to build professionally relevant networks, and how to reach out directly to the hiring managers who can most influence your career. You'll develop networks that help you navigate a long work life, and gain greater control over your professional destiny.
What Color Is Your Parachute? 2014
Call Number: JOBS 331.128 Bol
What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world’s most popular job-hunting guide, and it has helped millions discover their unique gifts, skills, and interests. This new 2014 edition features up-to-the-minute information on what has changed about the job-hunt, plus recommendations for the most helpful sites on the Internet and strategies to find jobs where everyone tells you there is none. With updated insights into social media and entrepreneurship, this New York Times best seller reveals new ways to network effectively, write resumes and cover letters, interview, and negotiate your salary in 2013-2014.
This Is How to Get Your Next Job
Call Number: JOBS 650.14 Kay
Based on candid insights from real-life employers, and featuring a foreword by Richard Nelson Bolles, bestselling author of What Color Is Your Parachute?, this book helps job hunters take control of how they come across to the people in charge of hiring. From “20 Things You Should Never Do” to a “Would You Hire You?” test, This Is How to Get Your Next Job helps readers show hiring managers who they are and why they’re the perfect fit for the job they seek.
Call Number: JOBS 650.14 Wil
Ultimate interview will give you all the background information you need as well as essential practice with sample interview questions, advice and example answers. Renowned careers expert Lynn Williams has taken a unique approach, organizing common interview questions into useful categories including: management, sales and marketing, clerical, customer relations, technical, creative and practical jobs.
Find Your Federal Job Fit
Call Number: JOBS 351.73 Ruc
This new book is designed to help job seekers find the right federal job. The first part of this unique guide discusses how to find the right occupation through the career-planning process, develop a vision for your career, do self-exploration, develop needed skills, and create career goals. The second part overviews the federal government as an employer, including benefits and locations of jobs, how to match yourself to jobs and agencies, and the skills the government is seeking and in-demand federal jobs. The authors explain the federal job search process, with insider guidance on resumes, interviewing skills, informational interviewing, networking, distinguishing yourself, and common mistakes that federal job seekers make.
What You're Really Meant to Do
Call Number: JOBS 650.1 Kap
Are you doing what you’re really meant to do? In this indispensable new book, Kaplan shares a specific and actionable approach to defining your own success and reaching your potential. Drawing on his years of experience, Kaplan proposes an integrated plan for identifying and achieving your goals. He outlines specific steps and exercises to help you understand yourself more deeply, take control of your career, and build your capabilities in a way that fits your passions and aspirations.