A practical career guide for women offers helpful guidelines on how to maximize one's employment search to secure a great new job, including advice on networking, resumes, smart interview strategies, salary and benefits negotiation, and more, complemented by interactive exercises, resource lists, and real-life anecdotes. Original.
From the Women For Hire organization, this is a make-it-happen-now job guide. Women For Hire produces successful, high caliber national career fairs partnering the country's leading employers in all fields with thousands of smart, qualified, and diverse women. Now, in this book, readers will get the straight-arrow advice they need to get a job. Women For Hire identifies specific ways for job-seekers to maximize their search efforts and secure a great new job. Readers will learn: ? Networking Necessities for the Shy to the Gutsy ? The Truth About Job Functions ? Real Answers to Resume Dilemmas ? Smart Interview Strategies ? One-Minute Mess-Ups to Avoid at All Costs ? Tips on Negotiating Salary and Benefits ? Overcoming Obstacles Faced by Women Job Seekers ? How to Keep Your Job Once You Land It Plus: interactive exercises, resource lists, and real-life anecdotes