The Resource Welcome to the real world : a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad, John Henry Weiss, (electronic resource)

Welcome to the real world : a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad, John Henry Weiss, (electronic resource)

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Welcome to the real world : a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad
Title
Welcome to the real world
Title remainder
a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad
Statement of responsibility
John Henry Weiss
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Language
eng
Summary
Are you still looking for that perfect job six months after graduating from college? Are you also still firing off hundreds of resumes from your parents' house with little or no results? Then you need the real-world advice of executive recruiter John Henry Weiss. In Welcome to the Real World, Weiss provides much-needed guidance to recent college graduates seeking their first jobs in the real world of work. Weiss explains that companies do not hire resumes. They hire candidates who make the effort to build personal relationships. He discusses the importance of leaving the hou
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EBLCP
Dewey number
650.14
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5382.7
LC item number
.W384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Target audience
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Welcome to the real world : a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad, John Henry Weiss, (electronic resource)
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Welcome to the real world : a complete guide to job hunting for the recent college grad, John Henry Weiss, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; PART 1 Welcome to the Real World of Work; Chapter 1 You Have the Diploma . . . and the Invoice. Now What?; Chapter 2 How to Begin Your Most Important Job Search; Chapter 3 Establishing a Home Office for Job Hunting; Chapter 4 Terms and Numbers You Absolutely Need to Know; Chapter 5 Business and Technology Certification; Chapter 6 Business Etiquette; Chapter 7 Hired! Fired! Retired! The Human Work Cycle; Part 2 The Place of Technology in the Workplace; Chapter 8 Caution! Technology Is Changing the Workplace . . . Fast
  • Chapter 9 Social Media and Job Hunting: Be Creative!PART 3 Finding Employers and Starting Your Own Business; Chapter 10 How to Find Employers; Chapter 11 Where to Find Employers; Chapter 12 Finding Employers at Trade Shows, Conferences, and Business Parks; Chapter 13 Starting Your Own Business; Chapter 14 Jobs for Returning Military Personnel; PART 4 Written Communication: Write It Right!; Chapter 15 Writing a Resume and a Career Profile; Chapter 16 A Sample Resume and Digital Profile; Chapter 17 Cover Letters and Follow-Up Letters; PART 5 Verbal Communication: Say It Right!
  • Chapter 18 Personal Interviews at Offices, Trade Shows, and RestaurantsChapter 19 Phone Interviews; Chapter 20 How to Dress for an Interview; PART 6 Job Descriptions, Job Offers, and Company Evaluations; Chapter 21 How to Interpret and Respond to a Job Description; Chapter 22 How to Evaluate and Negotiate a Job Offer; Chapter 23 How to Evaluate a Company; PART 7 Giving Back while Moving Forward in Your New Job; Chapter 24 Work and Money: Make It Big and Give It Away Big; Chapter 25 Using What You Have Learned from This Book as You Move Forward; Acknowledgments; Index
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ocn870946807
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1 online resource (561 pages).
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online
Isbn
9781629140254
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Specific material designation
remote
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