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The Ferguson guide to résumés and job hunting skills : a step-by-step guide to preparing for your job search

Author: Maurene J Hinds
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, ©2005.
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Presents a guide to the essentials of job hunting, including current information on the basics of searching for jobs, getting organized, preparing résumés, mastering cover letters, and succeeding in interviews.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurene J Hinds
ISBN: 0816057966 9780816057962
OCLC Number: 62557509
Notes: "More than 100 sample résumés and cover letters; a guide to self-assessment tests; getting ready for interviews"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: vii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: What do I want to do? --
Putting it all together --
Do not hit the pavement yet --
Where the jobs are : beyond the classifieds --
The next step : back to square one --
Why do I need a résumé to flip burgers? --
Types of résumés --
Step-by-step --
Common mistakes and how to avoid them --
Do I really need a cover letter? --
Other types of letters --
Special considerations --
Common mistakes and how to avoid them --
Putting it out there --
The purpose of the interview --
Communication techniques --
The big day --
Coping with the difficult questions --
After the interview.
Other Titles: Résumés and job hunting skills
Responsibility: Maurene J. Hinds.

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The Ferguson Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills covers all the elements of the job-hunting process - from finding a career track that matches one's needs and interests to organizing and writing  Read more...

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Quite worthwhile

by libcub (WorldCat user published 2008-11-04) Very Good Permalink

Well-written, easy to use, interesting, helpful. Diverse resume examples that show creativity yet quick readability. Good ideas.

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