The Creme de la Creme of Executive Recruiters Helps You Navigate Your Career
In this unique new guide, twenty-one leading headhunters offer their invaluable insight and advice on choosingand changingcareer paths. Experts in the field who have placed some of today's highest-profile executives, the veteran recruiters in Navigating Your Career have each written a chapter, sharing personal experiences and providing sound recommendations. Covering all the bases, these skilled search consultants take you through all the essentials, from starting a job search and interviewing with hiring managers to negotiating compensation packages and integrating into a new company. Along with complete details on international career opportunities, you'll find tips on the hottest industries of the next millennium, including financial services, technology, health care, and consulting.
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About the Author
CHRISTOPHER W. HUNT and SCOTT A. SCANLON are the principals of Hunt-Scanlon Publishing, a leading publisher of directories and newsletters for executive recruiters, human resource professionals, and job seekers.
Table of Contents
LAUNCHING YOUR JOB SEARCH.
Planning Your Job SearchHow and When to Get Started (D. Peasback).
How to Take Charge When a Headhunter Calls (S. Reynolds).
Interviewing with a Headhunter and Preparing for a Client Interview (D. Winston).
How to Target the Right Hiring Manager (D. Hoffmann).
HOT CAREERS FOR THE NEXT MILLENNIUM: THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN.
Wall Street: Land of Opportunity (B. Sullivan).
Information Technology (J. Christian).
Consulting (C. Sweet).
International (R. Gow).
Entrepreneurialism (D. Beirne).
Entertainment/Media (G. Knisely).
Health Care (J. Hadelman).
PLOTTING THE COURSE.
Big Corporation versus Small Company (P. Ray).
A Ticket to the Top: What Functions Are the Power Bases to Senior-Level-Management?
The Minority Candidate: Charting the Course for Men and Women of Color (H. Smith).
Returning as the Expatriate Executive (D. Foster).
NOW YOU'RE SAILING.
Crossing Functional Lines (H. Brown).
A New Industry: The Transferability of Management Talent (G. Roche).
REACHING YOUR DESTINATION.
Evaluating the Job Offer (S. Potter).
Making Sense out of Dollars: How to Negotiate a Compensation Package (J. Johnson).
The Final Task: Integrating into Your New Company (G. Goldstein).
So You Want to Be a Top Executive? Here's What It Takes (D. Carey).