Make The Right Career Move

Autor: Rachelle J. Canter
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470052368
File Size: 62,36 MB
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Praise for Make The Right Career Move "Make the Right Career Move is a wonderful guide for the new age professional. This book will help you execute one of the most important decisions in your life and includes practical tips that you will use for the rest of your career." ––Marshall Goldsmith, bestselling author of The Leader of the Future and What Got You Here Won′t Get You There "This great new book will help thousands of businesspeople find not only a new job, but a satisfying career. This book is filled with practical tools and exercises that will help the reader identify what they really want from their career, write a winning resume, and, most important of all, position themselves for the job." ––Victoria Husted Medvec, Adeline Barry Davee Professor of Management and Organizations Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University Executive Director of the Center for Executive Women "This is the book that all busy executives need––an indispensable guide to finding your ideal job and getting it––all in a short, action–oriented package. I highly recommend this book." ––Les Guliasi, Director, Governmental Relations, Pacific Gas & Electric Company "I have been waiting for a comprehensive and relevant guide to careers that I can recommend to my clients, candidates, and colleagues. Make the Right Career Move provides an up–to–date approach to navigating careers in our ever–changing and challenging workplace." ––Eunice Azzani, Senior Client Partner, Korn/Ferry International "In my many years working in the career field, here is the first book that guides attorneys and executives on making the right move to their next job, career, or board position. It′s action–oriented, quick–to–read, and it′s not bogged down with theory. It provides tested, practical tools to help readers get their dream job." ––Martha Fay Africa, Managing Director and cofounder, Major, Lindsey & Africa

50 Ways To Get A Job

Autor: Dev Aujla
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1524705225
File Size: 58,63 MB
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A new personalized way to find the perfect job—while staying calm during the process. You are so much more than a resume or job application, but how can you communicate that to your potential employer? You need to learn to ask the right questions, stop using job sites, and start doing the work that actually counts. Based on information gained from over 400,000 individuals who have used these exercises, this book reveals career expert Dev Aujla’s tried-and-tested method for job seekers at every stage of their career. Filled with anecdotes and advice from professionals ranging from a wilderness guide to an architect, it includes quick-step exercises that help you avoid the common pitfalls of navigating a modern career. Whether you've just decided to start the hunt or you're gearing up for a big interview, 50 Ways to Get a Job will keep you poised, on-track, and motivated right up to landing your dream career.

Find Your Perfect Job

Autor: Scott Smith
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780984393800
File Size: 79,26 MB
Format: PDF
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Successful business executive and attorney shares everything he learned about the real world of job searching and careers in this complete guide for young professionals. Written in a concise, highly readable style, the author pulls no punches, giving you the inside scoop and telling you what the other career books are afraid to!--from container.

What Does Somebody Have To Do To Get A Job Around Here

Autor: Cynthia Shapiro
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781429930550
File Size: 79,47 MB
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If you are looking for a job you need every advantage you can get. What Does Somebody Have to Do to Get a Job Around Here? puts a former Human Resources executive turned employee advocate in your corner. Cynthia Shapiro reveals the best-kept job secrets that employers don't want you to know including: *Secret #8: A computer is deciding your job prospects. *Secret #12: Professional references are useless. *Secret #18: There is a "type" that always gets the offer. *Secret #21: The Thank-You note is too late. *Secret #28: Always negotiate. * ...and thirty-nine more! Once you know the secrets you can create a winning resume, ace the interview, and land the job of your dreams. Cynthia Shapiro, M.B.A., E.L.C., P.H.R., author of Corporate Confidential, is a former human resources executive and consultant. Now a personal career coach and employee advocate, she provides consultations and advice for employees all over the world. Her unique brand of career advice has been seen on ABC, CNN, FOX News, PBS and MSNBC; in the pages of Fortune, Glamour, Self, Details, Essence, Marie Claire, and is widely read in major newspapers across the U.S. Cynthia Shapiro lives and works in Los Angeles, California.

Career Mapping

Autor: Ginny Clarke
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 1600379907
File Size: 34,35 MB
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Career Mapping guides you through the tangled expressways of career options to help you design your personalized road map to create job and career choices. Ginny Clarke wrote this book with one purpose: to help people like you discover the path to a rewarding work life. No matter where you find yourself---just starting out, navigating the corporate maze, launching a new business, or in anticipation of retirement, "Career Mapping" is written for you. It offers case studies of people at different stages of their careers, and provides a step-by-step process for customizing your own job hunting and career management strategies.

This Is Who We Hire

Autor: Alex Groenendyk
Publisher: Jetlaunch
ISBN: 9781941142622
File Size: 63,41 MB
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Why do some people quickly land a job and then skyrocket to the top of the corporate ladder while others take months to find a job they hate, only to lose it a short time later?"THIS Is Who We Hire!" covers every essential skill you need to help you get a job you love and negotiate a high salary and great benefits. However, while most books only go as far as guiding you to your dream job, this book goes on to show you how to make sure your boss raves about your performance and how to line yourself up for the promotions of your choice. It covers the following activities, which you can repeat over and over again--all the way to the top! - Build critical interpersonal skills to optimize your instant likeability and relationship-building capabilities- Build a network of influential connections that can help you find your direction, find a job, coach you, and even hire you- Create relevant and high-impact resumes, profiles, achievement portfolios, and references- Succeed in the interview by making the interviewer believe 3 important things about you- Learn the when, what, and how of negotiating to maximize your pay and other compensation- Get your job off to the best possible start by building the right relationships with the boss, colleagues, and customers- Get the job done well on a consistent basis by learning processes to solve problems and make sound decisions- Become recognized as leadership and management material- Learn key strategies to get promotedEven if you are already in your career today, the skills in this book will be highly relevant to you. They provide help for your immediate needs and ensure long-term sustained success.

Build Your Dream Network

Autor: J. Kelly Hoey
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101992794
File Size: 73,95 MB
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Cut through the networking noise and start building the powerful, real relationships needed to succeed in our digital world If you think of networking as schmoozing at boring cocktail parties or scrolling through LinkedIn for new contacts to add, think again. In the social media age, you need a modern roadmap for creating and cultivating meaningful connections to stand out from the crowd and achieve any of your goals, no matter how big or small. In Build Your Dream Network, acclaimed business columnist and networking expert J. Kelly Hoey offers a fresh new approach to mastering this timeworn skill in a world where everyone is posting, liking, and friending fast and furiously, but many are failing to leverage their connections successfully. Hoey presents innovative strategies for forming strong relationships—the genuine, mutually beneficial, long-lasting kind—using all of the social tools at your disposal. She also reveals creative and surprisingly simple ways to harness the power of your network to accomplish any ambition, from landing your dream job or a coveted account or client to successfully crowdfunding a new business venture. Build Your Dream Network will help you: - Determine the most effective ways to connect with others so you don’t clutter your calendar with dead-end coffee dates and informational interviews - Synchronize IRL networking efforts with your digital outreach - Turn “closed door” conversations into strong personal relationships and business opportunities - Eliminate FOMO by keeping your networking efforts focused Packed with infographics, flowcharts, and encouraging advice, Build Your Dream Network shows how small adjustments in your daily routine, generosity, and goal-focused efforts are all it takes to set you apart and ignite the powerful connections that will lead to major opportunities for success.

The Career Playbook

Autor: James M. Citrin
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 0553446975
File Size: 66,41 MB
Format: PDF
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Are you about to graduate and begin your job search? Or are you a young professional trying to choose the right field or looking for that perfect position that will catapult your career? Figuring out a career and getting a great job has never been more difficult. On top of that, today’s graduates are looking for not only good jobs but positions that will help them launch careers in which they can grow and prosper. But knowing what to look for and how to actually land a great job is exceptionally challenging when you’re trying to get an interview, make enough money, and position yourself for advancement. Based on an in-depth survey of thousands of graduates and young professionals, and hundreds of interviews with the world’s top business and nonprofit leaders—not to mention James Citrin’s decades of experience as a senior partner at the premier executive search firm Spencer Stuart—The Career Playbook offers recent graduates and aspiring young professionals actionable advice for excelling. From his practical tips on generating valuable introductions, nailing interviews, and negotiating compensation to strategic advice on the arc of a career, the importance of relationships, how to cultivate a mentor, and knowing when to change jobs or industries, Citrin provides an invaluable guide to the most urgent questions that are at the heart of every person’s career deliberations. Packed with first-person advice from graduates and young professionals themselves, as well as the perspectives of seasoned CEOs, entrepreneurs, leaders, and experts, such as Virgin’s Sir Richard Branson, Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, Third Point Advisors’ Daniel Loeb, author Malcolm Gladwell, and US Navy SEALs’ Admiral Eric Olson, The Career Playbook is an essential resource for landing, launching, and thriving in your career. From the Trade Paperback edition.