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Author Birkel, Damian.

Title The job search checklist : everything you need to know to get back to work after a layoff / Damian Birkel.

Publication Info. New York : AMACOM, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Job Center    650.14 BIR    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    650.14 BIR    Available
Description viii, 264 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Step 1: emotional impact of job loss -- Job loss grieving -- Second hand job loss -- Step 2: life after unemployment -- Recovery -- Getting organized -- Rebuilding your professional identity -- Step 3: developing a career plan -- Steps for developing a plan -- All important research -- Personality testing -- Personal marketing plan -- Step 4: guidelines for crafting an effective resume -- Resume components -- Chronological or functional? -- Keywords: the language of the internet -- Channeling the power of the internet -- Creating internet friendly documents -- Step 5: the power of networking -- The visible job market (advertised) -- In-person networking -- Social networking -- Step 6: effective interviewing -- The interview: types and styles -- Informational interviews -- The screening interview -- The interview: concerns and questions -- The interview: strategies to ace an interview -- Salary negotiation -- Step 7: re-employment -- hit the ground running -- Prepared and ready to go -- Your first 6-months -- Conclusion -- Index.
Subject Job hunting.
Résumés (Employment)
Career development.
Unemployed -- Life skills guides.
ISBN 9780814432914 paperback
0814432913 paperback

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