|In tough economic times, it takes determination and hard work to get a job. The good news is that companies do hire mature workers. The bad news is that many mature job seekers do not know how to carry out a modern job search or present themselves to employers in the way that best represents their background. Ineffective resumes, job searches, and interviews can derail anyone’s job search, but they can completely shut out mature job applicants. Job Hunting After 50 will give people the information they need to carry out an effective job search.
100% Externship Success, Cengage Technology.
It is important for today’s graduates to prepare before beginning the search for an externship and/or job. Employers expect perspective applicants to display the proper attitude, to bring appropriate resumes and portfolios, to develop interviewing skills, and to research the company to which they are applying. 100% Externship Success equips students and instructors with the tools needed to plan and search for an externship and/or job. In addition, information on turning the externship into a job and being successful in a career is presented.
This textbook has a back-of-the-book CD with games and hands-on exercises and contains advice and guidelines for taking a personal inventory, writing a resume, planning for the interview, finding an externship or job, and working. Special features include self-assessments, exercises, reflection questions, summary lists, and case studies. It is presented in an easy-to-read format, is filled with tips, and offers complete externship guidelines