I'm in a Job Search--Now What (2nd Edition): Using Linkedin, Facebook, and Twitter as Part of Your Job Search Strategy

I'm in a Job Search--Now What (2nd Edition): Using Linkedin, Facebook, and Twitter as Part of Your Job Search Strategy

by Kristen Jacoway
     
 

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In the 2nd edition of the book, 'I'm in a Job Search--Now What??? (2nd Edition)' you will have a step-by-step guide for the job searching process. The book not only covers job searching strategies, but additionally gives information on how to be in a continuous process of career management. No longer are people climbing ladders in employment. Instead, they are on a… See more details below

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In the 2nd edition of the book, 'I'm in a Job Search--Now What??? (2nd Edition)' you will have a step-by-step guide for the job searching process. The book not only covers job searching strategies, but additionally gives information on how to be in a continuous process of career management. No longer are people climbing ladders in employment. Instead, they are on a ramp and need to constantly make strides to progress and maintain their position.

The newly updated and expanded book provides 100+ resources and tips to guide you through the job searching process to help you stand apart from your competition. Included in the book:

  • Goal Setting
  • Personal Branding
  • Five strategies for building visibility on Google to accelerate your job search since recruiters, employers, and companies Google potential candidates prior to contacting them for an interview
  • Using Social Media platforms (i.e. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, etc.) in the job search process
  • New section on Pinterest giving you information on the potential this hottest social media platform has for a person in a job search, including tips on how to use it as part of your career marketing plan
  • Interview with Erin Blaskie on how to develop compelling content and capture quality videos for the new, emerging platform for video biographies, Google visibility, etc.
  • Interview with Jeff Lipschultz, Principal at A-List Solutions and a recruiter, on tips for working with recruiters, getting your resume to the top of the pile, etc.
  • Developing a targeted list of companies where to work
  • Research tools to help in interviewing
  • Interview strategies, including the questions you want to research BEFORE an interview to stand out in the interview process
  • Networking
  • Tips on how to customize your resume for different positions to demonstrate to the employer why YOU are the best fit for the position
  • and much, much more!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600052262
Publisher:
Happy About
Publication date:
06/28/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
145
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.33(d)

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