How to Get a Great Job: A Library How-to Handbook

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Skyhorse Publishing Inc., 2011 - Business & Economics - 172 pages
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In our difficult time, or at any time, knowing how to find a great job is a necessary skill. All the resources you need for a successful job search are at your fingertips--and completely free--at your public library. It can be a daunting task, so here is expert advice on how to conduct proper research, build networks of friends and colleagues, put together a great resume, research industries that are constantly changing, prepare for an interview, negotiate a contract or a salary, and more. This could be the turbo-boost your job search needs.
 

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Contents

Beyond the Books in Todays Public Libraries
1
Before You Begin
7
Researching the Job Market
21
Getting Down to Brass Tacks The Ongoing Job Search
33
Writing Résumés Right
55
Crafting Effective Cover Letters
76
Mastering TwentyFirstCentury Networking
87
Examining Potential Employers
111
Honing Your Interview Skills
125
Negotiating the Best Pay and Benefits for Your New Job
144
BibliographyWebliography
163
Index
169
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