Job Search: Career Planning Guide, Book 2, 5th Edition

  • Robert D. Lock Jackson Community College
  • ISBN-10: 0534574211  |  ISBN-13: 9780534574215
  • 384 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2000, 1996, 1992
  • © 2005 | Published
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Plan a successful job search with JOB SEARCH: CAREER PLANNING GUIDE, BOOK 2! Whether you’re a first time job seeker or someone re-entering the job market or changing careers, this counseling text provides you with the tools you’ll need for your search. You’ll learn interviewing techniques as well as how to develop sources of job leads, complete employment applications, and prepare resumes and cover letters. Examples and exercises help you master the skills necessary for finding a job.

Table of Contents

1. Overview of the Job Search.
2. Sources of Job Leads.
3. Using Your Writing Skills to Get a Job: Résumés And Cover Letters.
4. Job Application Forms.
5. Using Your Research Skills to Get a Job: Geographical Areas.
6. Using Your Research Skills to Get a Job: Work Organizations.
7. Using Your Speaking Skills to Get a Job: Interviewing for Information.
8. Using Your Speaking Skills to Get a Job: Interviewing for Jobs.
9. Into the Working World.
10. The Bigger Picture of Work.
Summary and References.


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Instructor's Manual with Test Bank  (ISBN-10: 0534574289 | ISBN-13: 9780534574284)

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Robert D. Lock

M.S., Michigan State