By Michael Farr
#4881 This booklet covers the basics on how to explore career options and conduct an effective job search and is perfect for students and job seekers who need a brief, inexpensive handout. This successful guide gives individuals a practical approach to career exploration and job search. It includes skills checklists, worksheets, and sample resumes.
This handy little booklet covers the seven basic job search steps:
- identify your key skills
- define your ideal job
- learn the two most effective job search methods
- write a superior resume and portfolio
- organize your time to get two interviews a day
- dramatically improve your interviewing skills
- follow up on all leads
Readers are referred to the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) for current job descriptions as they are going through the process of identifying their ideal job. A list of OOH job titles is included.
This edition includes new material on writing cover letters, including print and electronic examples, as well as new tips and tools to effectively use online job search tools such as LinkedIn.
64 pages. 6 x 9. 2014. $8.95 for a single copy. SPECIALS: 1 package (10 copies) for $64.95; 5 packages of 10 (50 copies) for $314.75;10 packages (100 copies) for $609.50; 15 packages (150 copies) for $884.25; 20 packages (200 copies) for $1,139.00; 30 packages (300 copies) for $1,648.50; 50 packages (500 copies) for $2,647.50; 100 packages (1,000 copies) for $5,095.00.