for the Behavior-Based Interview. Fitzwater, Terry L.
fornia: Menlo Park, 2001.
This book presents suggestions
on how to prepare for an interview in which you will
be asked to describe your experience with tasks valued
by potential employers. The book also provides tips
on researching companies and making a good impression
even before the interview. It aims at offering insight
on how to get noticed before the interview, giving tips
for interview preparation, providing coaching on how
to respond to interview questions. It tells you how
to ask questions that will increase your potential for
job offers, and describe follow-up techniques that will
enhance the interviewer's interest in you.
Complete Idiot’s Guide to the Perfect Resume.
Ireland, Susan, 2nd ed. Macmillan USA, Inc. 2000.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Perfect Resume by
longtime resume expert Susan Ireland will help you find
and take the perfect job. Even if you've been off the
market for a while, been fired recently, or are just
starting out from school, you can package yourself so
irresistibly that you'll be working in no time. The
first section helps you devise a strategy for your hunt,
including giving yourself moral support, finding your
strengths, and selling yourself in two pages. Next we
learn how to polish and refine a resume until it describes
you working in your future dream job (not you working
in your dreary jobs of the past). Notes on special resumes
for academics and others, cover letters that scream
for attention, and a large section on using e-mail and
the Web to broaden your search are significant advantages
of The Complete Idiot's Guide over other resume books,
and the samples provided are sure to inspire greatness.
Foot in the Door: Networking Your Way into the Hidden
Job Market. Hansen, Katherine. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press,
With up to 95 per cent of job openings going unadvertised,
networking has become the most essential tool at a job
seeker's disposal. Whether you’re looking for
a first job, a new job, or a whole new career, networking
reigns supreme as the best path to success. This guide
teaches readers how to approach valuable new contacts
with tact and poise, to effectively enlist contacts'
help with their search for the right job in a step-by-step
approach that works for anyone.
Internship Bible. Oldman,mark; Hamadeh, Samer. New York:
Random House, Inc, 2001.
The 2004 Internship Bible provides information on more
than 100,000 internships. It enables you to conduct
a complete internship search by using the comprehensive
information in its pages. The internships are for different
academic levels, both in the United States and other
countries, covering more than 100 different career fields.
The Internship Bible also includes expert tips on how
to apply to highly selective programs.
2003. 23rd ed. New Jersey: Thomson/Peterson’s, 2003.
Interested in an international internship? If you are
an undergraduate or graduate student, this guide offers
you information on nearly 50,000 paid and unpaid positions
in the U.S. and overseas. You will find opportunities
in entertainment, broadcasting, health care, finance,
and other career areas, as well as with the government,
the United Nations, and non-profit volunteer groups.
Included are descriptions of the internships and the
available positions, eligibility requirements, benefits,
contact information as well as some networking and interviewing
strategies, application procedures, internship do’s
and don’ts and insights from internship sponsors.
Success. Green, Marianne Ehrlich, Chicago: VGM Career
How can I get the best internships, and get the most
out of them while I’m there? No longer worry about
it. Internship success takes you through the entire
internship process, from finding and applying for the
best internships, to dealing with bosses and colleagues,
to wrapping things up and moving on. Have your questions
answered and get advice from real people who have shared
what went well in their internships, and how they coped
when things didn’t go well.
Answers to the 201 most frequently asked Interview Questions.
Deluca, Matthew J. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1997.
The most crucial part of your job search is responding
well to the toughest job interview questions. Since
the best candidate does not necessarily get the job,
but it is the best interviewee that does, the preparation
before an interview is very important. The author of
this book reveals the secret behind every kind of question
that interviewers ask and prepares you turn negatives
into positives, sell yourself with style and win the
Magic. Whitcomb, Susan Britton, Indianapolis: JIST Works,
The author of this book explains how you can use simple
advertising techniques to make your resume stand out
above the competition. You will find out what top Human
Resources Managers say is the most important resume
feature they’re looking for. In this book, more than
250 questions will help you identify your contributions
to past and present employers and over 600 action verbs
and sample sentences will give you fresh ideas to help
you in writing.
Careers in Law. Munneke,
Gary A., VGM Career Books, 1997, 2nd Edition.
Before you invest your time, money, and effort pursuing
a legal career, let Careers in Law provide you with
an accurate portrayal of what various specialties entail
as well as tips for finding and keeping the job that's
right for you. Whether your interest lies in a solo
practice, corporate team, or nonprofit agency, this
book will help you:
• Develop a comprehensive understanding of the
legal profession throughout history
• Match your skills and personality to the law
specialty that's right for you--environmental, labor,
entertainment, and much more
• Assess your qualifications and create a professional
game plan for success
• Prioritize your law school options and determine
how to finance your education
• Familiarize yourself with current salaries,
benefits, and the best job prospects
Careers portraits, Electronics. Chirico, JoAnn, VGM
From Aviation to Zoology, Electronics touch every aspect
of our lives. VGM’S Careers Portraits, Electronics
offers an inside view of careers in this exciting field
such as electronics in power plants, medicine, communication,
robotics and manufacturing, cars, buses, trains, as
well as aerospace. In addition, the book provides interesting
portraits of people on the job and real – life
stories of different companies. Moreover, the book leaves
the reader to find more about electronics in the above-mentioned
careers through answering certain question.
Ferguson’s Careers In Focus,
Biology. Ferguson Publishing, 2001
Opportunities in Television and Video Careers covers
a range of professions, from acting to writing, and
encompasses traditional as well as cutting-edge careers.
It offers job seekers essential information about a
variety of careers within each field and includes training
and educational requirements, salary statistics, and
professional and Internet resources.
Opportunities in Television and
Video Careers. Noronha, Shonan, VGN, 1998.
This resourceful directory contains information on more
than 6,240 contacts at 2,400 top foreign companies in
the UAE. Access an elite of corporate decision-makers
at leading multinational subsidiaries and joint ventures
in the United Arab Emirates. Key information listed
for each company includes: company name and full address
and contact information, senior contact personnel, company
classification by 32 major industry sectors, full description
of business activity, nationality and ownership details,
number of employees, establishment date and (where available)
US$ sales volume, and parent head office with full contact
Letters That Knock ‘em Dead. Yate, Martin, Bob
Adams, Inc., 1992.
Does your cover letter have the right stuff to grab
a hiring manager's attention and get you valuable face
time with a potential employer? Martin Yate, America's
leading advocate for working professionals-guides you
on how to create a compelling cover letter that will
land you the interviews you want.
More Best Resumes. Block & Betrus, McGraw Hill,
Land Your Dream Job with the Perfect Resume! From the
authors who brought you the best-selling 101 Best Resumes,
here are more of the resumes that get you the interviews
that get you the jobs you want! Prepared by the top
writers of the Professional Association of Resume Writers,
101 More Best Resumes offers proven advice from experts
with the best track records. Bursting with helpful insights,
phrases and formats that generate excitement and high-energy
ways to sell yourself to employers, this essential guide
gives you a wide variety of examples of outstanding
resumes for every type of job, at every level of skill,
and it shows you the necessary ingredients that every
resume must have.
2005 US Business Directory, Egypt.
US Commercial Service- The American Embassy in Cairo,
2005 US Business Directory, Egypt contains information
and contacts of 200 US firms and 650 Egyptian agents/distributors
for US companies operating in Egypt. An industry sector
classification is also available.
to Internet Job Searching, Riley, Margaret, Roehm, Frances
and Steve Oserman, VGM Career Horizons, Lincolnwood,
While using the Guide
to Internet Job Searching, absolutely anyone with access
to a computer can immediately conduct a timesaving,
low-cost, high-impact job search. The Guide to Internet
Job Searching offers you expert advice on how to find
and use online bulletin boards, job listings, recruiter
information, discussion groups, and resume-posting services.
Furthermore, the book includes local, state-by-state,
government, and international resource listings and
opportunities, online career resources, specific career
path information, and reviews of some of the most popular
job listings and recruiting websites.
the Best Job For You, Krannich, Ronald L. and Caryl
Rae, Impact Publication. Woodbrige, VA, 1993.
Discover the Best Job
for You offers you the chance to assess your interests,
values, abilities, skills, and goals. This book takes
you through the process of relating information about
yourself to specific jobs before going on to other job
search steps that ultimately result in job interviews
and offers. Discover the Right Job for You explains
the job search process and guides readers to find the
job that fits them.
The Resume Solution, Swanson,
David, JIST Works Inc., Indianapolis, IN, 1995.
How can you write a resume that
gets you results? The Resume Solution helps you to answer
this question by taking you through the process of preparing
a resume. This is accomplished by first introducing
the readers to the basics of writing a resume. Then
the book takes you to the crucial step of collecting
your thoughts and explicitly explains how to “sell”
yourself in a resume. Furthermore, The Resume Solution
informs the readers of how to design an outstanding
resume that employers want to read and that makes your
resume rise above all others. Finally, The Resume Solution
emphasizes the importance of cover letters and helps
you to write one. The Resume Solution includes sample
resumes to provide ideas for your own resumes as well
as tips regarding how to get ahead in current job markets.
Resumes for Engineering Careers, Mclean, Cheryl, VGM
Professional Resumes, 1994.
Resumes for Engineering Careers helps engineering students
write an effective resume by first introducing readers
to the fundamentals of resume writing. This book guides
you step by step through the process of actually writing
the resume which is illustrated by 100 sample resumes
and various sample cover letters showing different styles
in terms of graphic layout, presentation of information
and representing people with various educational backgrounds
and work experiences.
Resumes for Banking and Financial
Careers, VGM Professional Resumes, 1993.
Resumes for Banking and Financial
Careers helps you identify the essential ingredients
of a successful resume specifically tailored for business
careers. This is accomplished through guiding readers
through the process of preparing your resuming from
introduction to the basic elements of a good resume,
to writing your resume and designing the layout. To
provide better illustration of resume writing, Resumes
for Banking and Financial Careers includes 100 sample
resumes of real people who pursued a wide variety of
jobs and careers within the business field. Additionally,
Resumes for Banking and Financial Careers introduces
readers to writing cover letters and provides various