This book is designed to provide simple, step by step instructions to help the student through the entire job searching process. Completely up-to-date, the book offers more information on the global workplace environment, electronic resumes, and Internet resources than any other text on the market. Its easy to follow, direct approach makes this book an effective tool for the job search. Hands-on exercises allow students to determine their individual needs, skills, and direction for securing the job that is right for them; sequentially-arranged chapters guide instructors in a logical process to the successful completion of a course.
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This complete, up-to-date tool offers simple, easy-to-follow instructions for all phases of the job search. Coverage begins by helping to identify the readers' goals, values, and priorities in the hope of matching them to the appropriate job or jobs. The second section of the book -- The Paper Trail--examines the vital paperwork necessary in today's competitive job market. The resume, cover letter, follow-up correspondence and application forms are covered in depth before moving to Section 3 -- Organizing, Searching, and Planning. This section includes making contacts, talking with the people who are part of the workplace and conducting research. The final section of the book -- Interviewing Made Almost Easy -- was written to minimize the fear and anxiety of interviewing by developing all of the essential interviewing skills drawn from the author's own experiences and her 20 years of service as a link between employers and applicants.From the Back Cover:
With over 25 years in the career placement field, Robbins offers a phenomenal hands-on and complete guide to the job search process. After a thorough assessment, the job seeker is fully equipped with every tool regarding employer preferences, successful resume writing, networking, interview techniques and more.
The fourth edition of The Job Searchers Handbook offers the most up-to-the-minute information available on:
- the global workplace environment
- fluctuations and trends in the modern job market
- electronic resumes and Internet resources
- ideas and advice from field experts
Please visit the Student Success Supersite (www.prenhall.com/success), where students and faculty will find an array of resources.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: 1. Taking Inventory. Personal Values Values Mountain Attitude Interests, Wants, Needs Success Through Goal Setting Benefits You Can Sell to the Employer The Bottom Line 2. The Paper Trail. Resume Preparation Resume Styles Writing the First Draft The Final Draft Functional Skills Inventory Sample Resumes Cover Letters Follow-up Letters The Application for Employment 3. Organizing, Searching, and Planning. Organizing Searching Planning 4. Interviewing MadeAlmostEasy. HowNotto Interview Successful Interview Preparation How Interviews are Conducted What Employers areReallyLooking For Conduct in the Interview Questions You Could be Asked and How to Answer Your Turn to Question Legal and Illegal Pre-Employment Questions How to Close the Interview Follow-up After the Interview What to do Between Interviews Dealing with Rejection Evaluating the Job Offer and Negotiating Salary Negotiating the Offer Appendixes: Postal Service Guidelines Figuring Monthly Income and Expenses Monthly Income and Expense Form Post-Interview Self Evaluation Attire/Grooming Tips Sample I-9 Form Works consulted Index. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0132356023
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