Author: Michael Farr
© 2021 | 240 pages
This complete curriculum provides the core job search guidance that thousands of schools, colleges, and workforce development programs have used successfully for many years—plus new and enhanced content!
Instruction, worksheets, checklists, and step-by-step activities help individuals:
In the online job market of today, it’s not only about finding a job—it’s about being found! This edition of Getting the Job You Really Want has been updated to include tips and examples for how to create a professional online presence, use social networking to reach out to employers and other contacts, and create a resume that is optimized for application tracking software.
Chapter 1: Getting the Life You Really Want
Chapter 2: Getting to Know What an Employer Wants
Chapter 3: Getting to Know Your Strengths and Skills
Chapter 4: Exploring Your Career Path
Chapter 5: Defining Your Target Job
Chapter 6: Getting Organized to Find a Job
Chapter 7: Using the Most Effective Job Search Methods
Chapter 8: Networking to Find “Hidden” Jobs
Chapter 9: Getting an Employer’s Attention with Your Resume, Cover Letter, LinkedIn Profile, and JIST Card®
Chapter 10: Getting a Positive Response in Interviews
Chapter 11: Good Answers to Tough Interview Questions
Chapter 12: Getting to Keep the Job You Find
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