Description : How long do you stay in each job? Millions of us change roles on average every three years. A nation of job-hoppers, every promotion or change presents the same issues and worries and there's no getting away from those first day nerves. Ultimate New Job will prepare you for the toughest few months of your life, when fitting in is everything and first impressions count. Covering every aspect of starting a new job or internship, it tackles the top fifteen questions that people ask when starting a new position, from handling the offer and resigning from your current post, to researching the organisation, networking and finding your place within the team. With realistic, practical advice, Ultimate New Job tackles all of your concerns head on, making your first weeks and months as smooth a transition as possible - for you and your new employer.
Description : Offering concise coverage of essential job-hunting and career strategies, this flexible guidebook can supplement any business course or serve as the foundation for a career development class. The Sixth Edition focuses on real-world applications through experiential exercises and hands-on activities that provide a comprehensive how-to for anyone beginning a job search. It delivers practical advice in a straightforward style along with action-oriented examples that can easily be followed. Students are taught to look beyond traditional resources like classified ads to find potential employers. For example, this edition includes a new, information-packed chapter on using social networks such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter in the job search. As in previous editions, the text offers many samples of job hunting tools, such as resumes and cover letters from a wide variety of career fields. Students can use these samples as virtual templates, substituting their own information into the established format. Throughout each chapter is heavy emphasis on employing the latest technologies and online tools at every phase of the job hunt. The techniques covered in The Ultimate Job Hunter’s Guidebook will prove useful to students as they embark on their new career and in years to come as they progress in their chosen profession. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Do you want to find your ideal job? Do you need to be able to prepare an excellent CV, answer tough interview questions and impress prospective employers? A 'one-stop shop' for all job hunters, this 5th edition of Ultimate Job Search takes the stress out of job hunting and provides advice on every stage of the job hunting process, from preparing a powerful CV that will get you noticed; sample cover letters and emails that come across as genuine; making a great impression at interviews; to dealing with offers and rejections in a positive manner. From the best-selling Ultimate series, the guidance in this book will help you shine and will demonstrate to future employers that you're the person for the job. With an exhaustive breadth of detail and real-life up-to-date comments from employers and recruitment professionals, Ultimate Job Search is invaluable to anyone looking to get their dream job at any stage of their career. About the series: The Ultimate series contains practical advice on essential job search skills to give you the best chance of getting the job you want. Taking you all the way from starting your job search to completing an interview, it includes guidance on CV or résumé and cover letter writing, practice questions for passing aptitude, psychometric and other employment tests, and reliable advice for interviewing.
Description : This book is for people who dream about securing a job as an immigrant in a different country and who are faced with the common obstacles immigrants face. This complete, compact guide delivers easily followed, clear and step by step instructions to prospective immigrants on how to deal with the complicated job hunting process in a different country, whether from offshore or local.
Description : In an increasingly competitive workplace, it's important that you learn how to manage your own career. You need to have a game plan.
Description : It is time to move your competency assessment process beyond meeting regulatory standards to creating excellence The Ultimate Guide to Competency Assessment in Health Care is packed with ready-to-use tools designed to help you develop, implement and evaluate competencies. More than that, you will find a new way of thinking about competency assessment - a way that is outcome-focused and accountability-based. With over 20,000 copies sold world-wide, it is the most trusted resource on competency assessment available.
Description : This book offers solid information for someone starting a new job. It goes into unspoken expectations and insight that can only come from a mentor manager. This book will provide you guidance using real life experiences on how to be successful on the job.Those hired for their first or new job will find it will save them from pitfalls and launch them to success in their new job.
Description : Following on from 2006's bestselling Goddess this second book in the series contains 149 further NEW Ideas to help women get more out of their increasingly over-stretched lives. Within The Ultimate Goddess the reader will discover even more quizzes to help pinpoint those bits of her life she's been neglecting – the other goddesses clamouring to get out! Readers can use the answers to go straight to the ideas that can help them most on their quest for goddesshood, whether it’s getting her way in the boardroom, finding ways to feel healthier and more energetic or pursuing a greener lifestyle. The Ultimate Goddess contains even more inspiration to help today's women be smarter, sexier, more charismatic and endlessly creative. For a simpler, more fulfilling, more successful, more exciting life, this book is the ultimate empowering tool.
Description : Five people who have come together, not by choice but by fate. In their possessions are the ULTIMATE WEAPONS! A New chapter in the development of human history begins now. Ace, Patricia, Mercedes, Lisa, and Kris are now the most powerful humans on the planet. They now have Ancient technology that will save the galaxy from the RECA! The NSA is training the five Avatars, to control their abilities and unlock other talents that the Ultimate weapons have locked away. The questions we should ask ourselves are how much power should one person have? Is having the ultimate weapon to much of a temptation for one person? If you had the power of the gods, What would you do? Please put the top paragraph on the back of the book. Please put this in the forward word. Believe in the possibility of a brighter future. See your future with new eyes. Escape the past. Embrace today. Never give up on your dreams. Because your dream will never give up on you.
Description : Completely updated with new material, this bestselling job search guide can help you keep up with changes in the job market—from updating the language of your resume to using social media networking to make professional connections that are essential in finding new employment opportunities. For more than thirty years, Martin Yate’s Knock ’em Dead series has helped millions of people succeed in their job search and has continued to be one of the most powerful in the field, constantly meeting the challenges of the modern marketplace. In Knock ’em Dead, you’ll learn to create a resume that works, build strong profession-relevant networks, and develop street-smart strategies for getting more interviews and learning how to turn those job interviews into job offers. More than a job-search guide, you’ll have a blueprint for becoming more successful, while gaining the ability to control your professional destiny and your economic security. This unique book gives you a practical, thoughtful, and carefully integrated new approach to successful career management in an age of uncertainty. Rather than a series of canned answers, this book is your gold standard for job change, professional growth, and a successful and fulfilling life.