The Accelerated Job Search
Dr. Wayne Ford
What to do and what not to do in the search for a job.
Dr. Wayne Ford shows readers how to get well organized and focus in quickly on obtaining a job that is the right one for them. Emphasis is on key actions that are necessary to locate that job quickly. The book features 28 speed tips placed strategically throughout. This easy-reading text shows what to do and what not to do in the search for a job. The many traps and pitfalls that job seakers often fall into are explained in detail. How to cut through the barriers and speed up each of the steps of the search helps readers to spend their quality time on the key activity areas.
The Accelerated Job Search lays out a job search plan that can be adapted to any hunt for the next position, from CEO to entry level. A number of optional techniques can be added to make this a simple yet powerful plan for anyone's position search.
If you follow the advice in this book, your job search IS your job (unless you are currently employed and looking to change jobs). You are told to work at it every day, using the dozens of tools, tips, techniques, processes, charts, and other materials given to you. The 28 speed tips scattered at key points throughout the book give the reader constant encouragement to keep the process moving quickly and on track.
Here's what you will discover within its 275 pages ...
- Why this Job System Works
- Job Hunting with an Attitude
- Career Directions
- Job Search Lead Sources
- Your Master Plan
- Using Resumes
- Cover Letters
- Battling Discrimination & Abuse
- Creating a Job
- Interviewing Concepts
- Phone Interviews
- 50 Frequently Asked Questions
- Questions You Should Ask
- The Offer - Negotiating Terms
- Keeping the Job
- and much, MUCH MORE!