Get The Job You Want, Even When No One's Hiring: Take Charge of Your Career, Find a Job You Love, and Earn What You Deserve (Paperback)
Get the Job You Want, Even When No Ones Hiring
You CAN find a good job in a bad economy but NOT with conventional search strategies.
New Rules for a New Reality
Todays job market is the toughest in recent history, and the challenges are here to stay. Even so, you CAN get the job you want IF you discard conventional approaches to the search. Get the Job You Want, Even When No Ones Hiring is the ONLY career book that:
* Explains the special strategies necessary to land a job during an economic crisis
* Integrates comprehensive, practical guidance on both job search and career management
* Provides an extensive online Job Search Survival Toolkit to augment the book
* Addresses the realities of this job market with real-world, actionable steps
* Positions this downturn in the economy as a positive opportunity to develop a much better career
In Get the Job You Want, Even When No Ones Hiring, career expert Ford R. Myers maps the new world of job search and reveals essential strategies for your success. Youll learn how to seize opportunities that arent posted yet
how to make yourself an instant asset to potential employers
how to clearly stand-out as the best candidate ... and how to leverage social media, blogs, and other Web tools.
Best of all, youll learn how to recession-proof your career for the long term. Can YOU Get the Job You Want, Even When No Ones Hiring? With this powerful new book YES, you can! The Resume.Com Guide to Writing Unbeatable Resumes[Kindle Edition]
The nation's #1 online resume service offers its exclusive advice on how to craft a winning resume
The Resume.com Guide to Writing Unbeatable Resumes draws upon the author's considerable expertise, as well as the vast Resume.com database, to arm job seekers with:
Sample resumes for every profession and job category, at every level, from entrylevel to executive
A comprehensive database of keywords, arranged by industry
Electronic job-hunting advice and strategies, with tips on how to make any resume stand out online
A detailed Before & After resume trouble-shooting worksheet
Job seekers will also find an exciting added value with this essential text. With the purchase of this book, they'll be able to receive a free resume consultation with one of Resume.com's career consultants!
From the Back Cover
Write the perfect resume--with help from the experts at Resume.com!
The first step to getting a great job is writing a great resume. The career professionals at Resume.com have years of experience helping job-hunters craft unbeatable resumes, and now you can tap into that experience yourself. The Resume.com Guide to Writing Unbeatable Resumes includes detailed, real-world sample resumes for almost every profession, along with proven strategies for getting noticed--and getting the job.
More than just a resume guide, this comprehensive career resource covers all four steps of the job search process--career planning, resume writing, marketing yourself to employers, and, finally, interviewing. You'll not only craft the best possible resume for any position, you'll write winning cover letters and follow-up letters that make employers take notice. And, as an added bonus, you'll get a free career search capabilities consultation and resume evaluation from a specialist at Resume.com.
Whether you've been working for twenty years or you're just out of college, The Resume.com Guide to Writing Unbeatable Resumes features all the tools you need to succeed:
Detailed sample resumes from a wide variety of careers and professions
Inside tips for better online job-hunting
In-depth descriptions of every resume style and format
Step-by-step guidance for crafting your perfect resume
Emergency resume troubleshooting tips
Specific strategies for international, government, and academic jobs
Helpful worksheets, checklists, before-and-after resume comparisons, and much more!Resumes For Dummies (Resumes for Dummies) (Paperback)
by Joyce Lain Kennedy (Author)
Solid, cutting-edge resume advice with today's Internet technology -- the best of the resume books."
Is your job search stalling out after you submit a resume but before you're offered an interview? With reinvented recruiting technology, unmanageable millions of resumes choking employer databases, and government mandates in the name of diversity, a gigantic change has occurred in the recruiting world over the past several yearsand it demands a fresh look at how you write and market your resumes.
Whether you're entering the job market for the first time, changing jobs, or changing careers, Resumes for Dummies, 5th Edition will show you the ropes and rules for a new era in recruiting and job finding. With 85% new content added since the previous edition, this up-to-date guide gives you the very latest strategies on how to create, and more importantly, distribute your resume in today's new job search environment. You'll learn:
* Why most generic online resumes fail
* How to customize resumes for each job opening
* New quick ways to find the right jobs
* How to use meta search engines to your advantage
* Why both digital and print versions of resumes are still needed
* How to use resumes interactively
* The resume basics that still knock 'em dead
* How to create resumes for your life's changing phases
* What to do after you send them your resume
With a wealth of sample resumesorganized by industry and career field, experience level and age, and special circumstancesalong with tips on choosing professional resume help and other valuable resources, Resumes for Dummies, 5th Edition will help you get noticed in a universe saturated with billions of resumes and more on the way. View more..