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How to get a great job : a library how-to handbook / editors of the American Library Association.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 1616081546 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 9781616081546 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0838910769 (ALA)
  • ISBN: 9780838910764 (ALA)
  • Description: 172 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, c2011.

Available copies

  • 8 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Career Career HF 5382.7 .H68 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 650.14/How (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Nonfiction 650.14 HOW 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) HF5382.7 .H68 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -
North Shore - Lynn Campus Stacks HF 5382.7 .H68 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus Stacks HF5382.7 .H68 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem State University Reference Ref. HF 5382.7 .H68 2011 (Text to Phone) Library Use Only -
Saugus YA Nonfiction YA 650.14 How to.. (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Career/College (in Magazine Room) Career/College 650.14 How (Text to Phone) Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references, Internet website resources (p. 163-168), and index.
Contents Note: "Beyond the books" in today's public libraries -- Before you begin -- Researching the job market -- Getting down to brass tacks : the ongoing job search -- Writing résumés right -- Crafting effective cover letters -- Mastering twenty-first-century networking -- Examining potential employers -- Honing your interview skills -- Negotiating the best pay and benefits for your new job.
Summary: In our difficult time, or at any time, knowing how to find a great job is a necessaryskill. All the resources you need for a successful job search are at yourfingertips-and completely free-at your public library. It can be a dauntingtask, so here is expert advice on how to conduct proper research, build networksof friends and colleagues, put together a great resume, research industries thatare constantly changing, prepare for an interview, negotiate a contract or a salary,and more. This could be the turbo-boost your job search needs.
American Library Association. (Added Author).


"How to get a great job : a library how-to handbook," New York : Skyhorse Publishing, c2011.

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