Quick Job Finding Pocket Guide: 10 Basic Steps for Landing, Keeping, and Changing Jobs! (3rd Edition)


Designed for anyone seeking employment, this pocket guide is jam-packed with essential job hunting information organized around a 10-step job search process.

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ISBN: 978-1-57023-393-7 (13-digit)

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By Ronald L. Krannich, Ph.D.


The perfect re-employment action guide for navigating today’s challenging job market! Designed for anyone seeking employment – from hopeful new graduates and individuals experiencing job loss to those re-entering the job market after a lengthy absence – this 64-page pocket guide is packed with essential job-hunting information organized around an effective 10-step job search process. It helps users quickly:

  • check their attitudes
  • assess their motivated abilities and skills
  • state an objective
  • complete job applications and write resumes
  • network for information, advice, and referrals
  • use the Internet effectively
  • attend job fairs
  • conduct effective job interviews
  • close and follow up
  • negotiate salary and benefits
  • accept job offers

Special sections focus on:

  • handling red flag issues
  • finding a federal government job
  • surviving and thriving on the job
  • starting a business
  • documenting education and work history

A popular give-away to help anyone seeking employment, this handy 3¾” x 4¾” pocket guide is designed as a personal reference and action companion that easily fits into a coat or shirt pocket or handbag.

64 pages. Softcover. Copyright © 2017.

PRICING: Inexpensively priced at $3.95 for a single copy. QUANTITY SPECIALS: 10 copies for $35.60; 25 copies for $84.00; 50 copies for $158.00; 100 copies for $277.00.

Table of Contents

Quickly Find a Job 1

You Need a JOB, Now! 1

You Lost Your Job – Now What? 4

Basic Job Search Tips & Techniques 7

10 Steps to Job Search Success 7

What’s Your Job Search IQ? 8

How’s Your Attitude? 11

Identify Your Transferable Skills 13

Know Your Motivated Abilities/Skills 14

State a Clear Objective or Goal 15

Complete Winning Applications 17

Avoid 45 Resume Mistakes 18

Use the Internet Wisely 20

Community-Based Opportunity Networks 21

Attend Targeted Job Fairs 23

Start Your Own Business 25

Find a Federal Job 27

Network Your Way to Success 28

Prepare for Job Interviews 31

Avoid 40 Job Interview Errors 32

Handle Red Flags Tactfully 34

Prepare to Answer 58 Questions 35

Ask Informative Questions 38

Close and Exit the Interview Properly 39

Follow Up the Interview Quickly 40

Avoid 20 Salary Mistakes 41

Accept the Job Offer 42

Job Survival and Success 43

Survive and Thrive on the Job 43

10 Job Survival Strategies 44

Conduct an Annual Career Check-Up 44

Documentation and Resources 45

Personal Information 45

Education Snapshot 47

College/University Attended 48

Other Education/Training 49

Work History/Experience 50

Other Noteworthy Experiences 51

Identify Your Best References 52

Key Contacts/Directory 54

Research and Contact Local Employers 55

Job Search Contract/Commitment 57


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