The 6 reasons you'll get the job : what employers look for-whether they know it or not / Debra Angel MacDougall, Elisabeth Harney Sanders-Parks ; foreword by Richard Bolles.
- ISBN: 9781101439999 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- ISBN: 1101439998 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- ISBN: 9781101443996 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
- ISBN: 1101443995 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York, NY : Prentice Hall Press, 2010.
|General Note:|| Description based on print version record.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| The real reasons you're not getting hired -- Thinking like everyone else can keep you unemployed -- The hiring process through the employer's eyes -- Padman: the 6 reason you're hired or screened out -- It takes more than ability to get hired -- How to prove you are the best candidate -- Stand out from the crowd by giving facts -- Stand out from the crowd by demonstration -- Stand out from the crowd by offering credible references -- Stand out from the crowd by telling stories -- A new take on transferable skills -- Proving you're the person they need -- How to avoid being screened out -- Solution tool 1: learn a new skill -- Solution tool 2: access a resource -- Solution tool 3: change your job target -- Solution tool 4: adjust your outlook -- Solution tool 5: adjust the employer's perception of you -- Solution tool 6: craft a good answer -- Overcoming your barriers -- Creating an effective job search strategy -- Tipping the scales in your favor -- Choosing the strategy that's best for you.
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