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The complete guide to getting a job for people with Asperger's syndrome : find the right career and get hired

Author: Barbara Bissonnette
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley, 2013.
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Finding a job is a confusing and anxiety-provoking process for many individuals with Asperger's Syndrome. Bissonnette helps job-hunters develop a personal profile of their talents and skills, their ideal work environment, and important work criteria. They are then shown how to set realistic goals and develop an effective job search plan.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Bissonnette
ISBN: 9781849059213 1849059217
OCLC Number: 810950172
Description: 199 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Why is it so much work to get a job? --
Finding the right job or career --
Researching occupations --
Personal presentation --
Marketing yourself to employers --
Developing an effective job search plan --
Interviewing --
Disclosure and accommodations --
Creating and sustaining momentum --
Concluding thoughts.
Responsibility: Barbara Bissonnette.

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