The ultimate guide to creating your dream career and increasing your financial success, with valuable and insightful career information, personal stories and examples of others who have successfully created their Best Job Ever!
Offers students, parents, and even recent graduates the practical advice and insight they need to jumpstart their careers. Education expert Jeffrey Selingo answers key questions and offers a practical step-by-step plan every young professional can follow.
TED Talks have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and become the gold standard for public speaking. Public speaking coach and bestselling author Carmine Gallo has broken down hundreds of TED talks and interviewed the most popular TED presenters, as well as the top researchers in the fields of psychology, communications, and neuroscience to reveal the nine secrets of all successful TED presentations.
This book teaches students the things they need to succeed in the real world, such as how to organize a job search, how to ace job interviews, how to manage time effectively, how to manage and reduce stress, how to be an effective leader, how to run a meeting well, how to survive a bad performance review, how to become a powerful speaker, how to network, and many other skills that are the keys to success and fulfillment.
This fifth edition takes the stress out of job hunting and provides advice on every stage of the process including: preparing a powerful CV that will get you noticed; sample cover letters and emails that are really persuasive; making a great impression at interviews; dealing with offers and rejections in a positive manner.
Career and Employment Services, located in Howarth 101, also maintains an extensive collection of job and career resources, which are available to check out for two weeks.