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Tech job hunt handbook : career management for technical professionals

Author: Kevin W Grossman; Douglas Ross
Publisher: [United States] : Apress, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tech Job Hunt Handbook is a career management book - just for technology professionals - that reflects today's new economic realities. The world of work is constantly changing, and staying professionally relevant while competing for more specialized tech jobs in areas like cloud computing, mobile and social applications, and big data in a highly competitive global economy is critical. The world is churning out  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Grossman, Kevin W.
Tech job hunt handbook.
[S.l.] : Apress, 2012
(OCoLC)809411658
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin W Grossman; Douglas Ross
ISBN: 9781430245490 1430245492 1430245484 9781430245483
OCLC Number: 825073959
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: What You Know --
Career Management Means You --
Finish Your Education --
Learn New Specialized Skills --
Find and Take the Contract Work --
Cross-Training and Volunteering --
Background Screens and Assessments --
Interviewing, Part 1 --
Who You Know --
Building an Online Profile --
Researching Employers --
Leverage Your Network, and Their Networks --
Mentors and Professional Associations --
Zero In on the Company --
Where to Go and What to Do --
Cool Tools for Getting a Job --
From Best Practice to Business Case --
Interviewing, Part 2 --
The Onboarding Battle and Beyond --
Internal Mobility --
Careers in Cloud Computing and Mobile Technology --
Careers in Big Data and Social Analytics --
Traditional IT Careers Today.
Other Titles: Career management for technical professionals
Technology job hunt handbook
Responsibility: Kevin W. Grossman ; illustrations by Doug Ross.

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Readers of the Tech Job Hunt Handbook will find tools, practical guidance, and recommendations on how to find the best new tech jobs, how to get noticed, how to ace interviews and get hired, and how  Read more...

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