Preparing for a Career in Media and Design / Edition 1

Preparing for a Career in Media and Design / Edition 1

by Steven Carniol
     
 

Developed specifically for the media and design fields, this guide covers all aspects of career development and moves beyond simply landing a job offer. Early chapters discuss how to search for a job, prepare for an interview and obtain a position in media and design–and then how to negotiate salary and understand benefit packages. Throughout the book, samples… See more details below

Overview

Developed specifically for the media and design fields, this guide covers all aspects of career development and moves beyond simply landing a job offer. Early chapters discuss how to search for a job, prepare for an interview and obtain a position in media and design–and then how to negotiate salary and understand benefit packages. Throughout the book, samples of resumes, cover letters, and interview questions are included and worksheets are provided to teach students how to create their own. Industry-specific chapters set this text apart and show readers how to protect their work, establish a freelance business, and evaluate opportunities within the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132288880
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/04/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.28(d)

Table of Contents

1. Starting Your New Career Path

2. Writing the Perfect Resume

3. Your Portfolio

4. The Job Search

5. Writing an Effective Cover Letter

6. The Job Interview

7. Congratulations! You Have Been Offered a Job

8. Working Freelance

9. Protecting and Licensing Your Work

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