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  • 101 Toughest Interview Questions...and Answers That Will Win the Job

    By Daniel Porot

    Our Price: $11.69
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781580088497
    • Publisher: TEN SPEED PRESS
    • Published: October 2009
    Provides a list of 101 commonly asked job interview questions with sample answers, plus interviewing tips and strategies.
  • 101 Ways to Enhance Your Career

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780979499272
    • Publisher: Self Improvement Online Inc
    • Published: March 2011
    In such a challenging workforce climate, “career enhancement” means many different things: procuring that first job, keeping an existing position, returning to the workforce after a long hiatus, riding the waves of unemployment, starting an entrepreneurial venture...We are fortunate to have so many collaborative authors to share expertise, impart wisdom and entertain us with relative anecdotes. In 101 Great Ways to Enhance Your Career, we have compiled a thoughtful collection of 101 unique chapters from some of the industry's leading experts. Our experts are varied with impressive backgrounds and credentials from previously published authors and television personalities to coaches, business owners and heads of associations. They are all stellar educators who have shared information on topics that are personally relevant and hope to inspire and motivate their readers.Our mission in bringing to you 101 Great Ways to Enhance Your Career, is that you will find chapters that speak to you on a personal level and can use what you find to enhance your career or someone else's.What Can You Learn From this Book? - You can find your passion and relaunch your career.- You can network effectively and secure your next position.- You can create a fabulous résumé and sell yourself in a difficult job-market.- You can identify and act upon opportunities for change.- You can fuel your own success.- You can learn the most effective job search strategies.And so much more! Whether you are seeking answers for yourself or working with a client on career objectives, this book offers solutions, suggestions, advice and support on a wide range of topics including: retirement, business development, career branding, difficult work environments, effective communication, goals, job hunting, leadership résumé strategies and telephone interviews. This book is a perfect tool for anyone who is looking to start a career, get ahead in their current position, returning to the workforce, starting their own business or in a role that assists others with career development.
  • 101 Weird Ways to Make Money: Cricket Farming, Repossessing Cars, and Other Jobs With Big Upside and Not Much Competition

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781118014189
    • Publisher: Wiley
    • Published: July 2011
    "Don't like working a boring 9-to-5 grind, sitting at a Dilbert cube desk under buzzing fluorescents, managing paper, or being a cog in a big assembly line machine five days a week? Then don't! Hundreds of thousands of nonconformists are earning a living in the niches oftoday's lousy economy with fun, unusual, and even weird money-making methods you never knew existed. This book will get you started on a path you'll enjoy: making money in fun, little-known ways with little cost or little training needed." --Danny Welsh, Internet entrepreneur, RealDealCommunity.com Drinking on the job, stealing cars, and mopping up blood and guts might seem like terrible ways to make a living, but there's plenty of profit potential in brewing beer, repossessing automobiles, and cleaning up crime scenes. Smart, creative people have already made millions of dollars chasing geese off golf courses and selling virtual real estate. A master of many weird trades, Steve Gillman shares his secrets for turning strange jobs into moneymakers. Using interviews with unconventional entrepreneurs, the author's own wide-ranging experience with weird jobs, and extensive research, 101 Weird Ways to Make Money reveals fun, sometimes dirty, occasionally dangerous, yet incredibly profitable jobs and businesses. If you're looking for work that suits your independent spirit and frees you from bosses and corporate cube farms, this book delivers 101 alternative ventures along with the keys to making them wildly successful.
  • The 108 Skills of Natural Born Leaders

    By Blank Warren

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780814433072
    • Publisher: Thomas Nelson
  • 11 Secrets to Selling Your Business

    By Gregory R. Caruso

    Our Price: $17.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781425988401
    • Publisher: Authorhouse
    • Published: April 2007
  • The 11th Element: The Key to Unlocking Your Master Blueprint for Wealth and Success

    By Robert Scheinfeld

    Our Price: $24.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781118659779
    • Publisher: Wiley
  • 12 Steps for Courageous Leadership

    By M. W. Kublin

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781456719371
    • Publisher: Author Solutions
    • Published: April 2011
  • The 12 Week Year: Get More Done in 12 Weeks than Others Do in 12 Months

    By Brian P. Moran

    Our Price: $11.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781118509234
    • Publisher: Wiley
    • Published: May 2013
    Praise for The 12 Week Year "This book takes all the core business principles I believe are so valuable--discipline, consistency, focus, intensity, ownership, accountability, and planning--and puts them together in a straightforward system that actually works. What more can you ask for?" --MATTHEW E. WINTER, President, Allstate Auto, Home and Agencies "The 12 Week Year is a book you can open to any chapter and find valuable insights and practical actions you can put into practice today. Read it; study it; apply it!" --TOM IZZO, Head Coach, Michigan State University men's basketball team "Brian Moran and Michael Lennington have persuaded me that focusing on shorter time periods--four 'year ends' instead of one--brings clarity and urgency to individuals and teams. I've already drawn up my own 12-week plan. Exciting!" --SUSAN SCOTT, author of Fierce Conversations and Fierce Leadership "If you are an executive or entrepreneur and you are serious about creating a high-performance culture that executes well, then read this book and have your team read it too." --JOHN VACCARO, Senior Vice President, MassMutual Financial Group "The 12 Week Year is a powerful system for achieving extraordinary results both professionally and personally. It's a simple yet proven approach to creating breakthrough results. If you're committed to making lasting changes, this is a must-read!" --TOM BURNS, Chief Distribution Officer, Allianz
  • 15 Businesses with Little or No Cash: Self Help

    By Danny Tucker

    Our Price: $9.99
    • ISBN-13: 9781722420949
    • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • 150 Tips and Tricks for New Nurses

    By Kathy Quan

    Our Price: $11.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781598697766
    • Publisher: Adams Media Corp
    • Published: February 2009
    With long hours, huge responsibilities, and average pay, nursing is often as challenging as it is rewarding. By teaching new nurses what to expect, how to get what they want, and how to succeed in today's medical environment, this book is the one-dose treatment to prevent burnout. Written in an easy-to-read, direct, and honest way, this helpful handbook will teach new nurses what they didn't learn in nursing school. Veteran R.N. Kathy Quan offers readers information on how to: balance a hectic new schedule (for work, sleep, and life) deal with doctors avoid illness themselves continue education while working cope with death of patients (the first time, and after) and more With this book, nurses get real-life advice on how to cope, perform, and excel in their field--one shift at a time!
  • 17 Top Secrets for How to Keep Your Job or Find New Work Today

    By Gini Graham Scott

    Our Price: $9.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781440144257
    • Publisher: Author Solutions
    • Published: May 2009
  • 175 High-Impact Cover Letters

    By Richard H. Beatty

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780471210849
    • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Published: March 2002
    The ultimate guide to cover letters that will set you apart from the pack-revised, updated, and ready for anything . . . 175 HIGH-IMPACT COVER LETTERS Third Edition 175 High-Impact Cover Letters, Third Edition arms job seekers with an arsenal of highly effective professional cover letter models that, with minor modification, can be rapidly deployed as needed. You'll find a full chapter, complete with numerous models, dedicated to each of five different types of cover letters: employer broadcast letters, search firm broadcast letters, advertising response letters, networking cover letters, and resume letters. With step-by-step instructions and a wealth of samples, 175 High-Impact Cover Letters shows you how to prepare a well-written, professional letter that will help you land the interview every time. For the Third Edition, almost every letter has been substantially rewritten or fine-tuned to reflect the current thinking and terminology in the field of staffing, while an entirely new chapter provides proven "do's" and "don'ts" of effective cover letter writing. You'll find: * Examples of more than 175 winning cover letters * Cover letters appropriate for junior and senior experience levels in twenty-eight different occupations * Sample job ads and the appropriate cover letter response * Results of an authoritative survey of employment professionals that highlight what employers look for in cover letters No matter how impressive your resume, it's your cover letter that employers read first. With 175 High-Impact Cover Letters, Third Edition, you can make sure they'll be eager to turn to the next page.
  • 2 Keys to Business Success: Why an Ounce of Common Sense is Worth a Room Full of Cosultants

    By Paul E. Jr. Anders

    Our Price: $15.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781432750947
    • Publisher: OUTSKIRTS PRESS
    • Published: December 2009
  • The 2-Hour Job Search: Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster

    By Steve Dalton

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781607741701
    • Publisher: Ten Speed Press
    • Published: March 2012
    "A job-search manual that gives career seekers a systematic formula to efficiently and effectively target potential employers and secure the essential first interview"--Provided by publisher.
  • 20 Tips for Corporate Chicks

    By Angela Pierce

    Our Price: $10.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780741474070
    • Publisher: Infinity Publishing
    • Published: April 2012

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