60 Seconds and You're Hired!
Now fully revised and updated-the must-have guide to acing the interview and landing the dream job
For the past decade, 60 Seconds & You're Hired! has helped thousands of job seekers get the perfect job by excelling at the crucial job interview. Now, in this new edition, America's top career coach Robin Ryan offers proven strategies to help readers take charge of the i...more
I found a similar problem with this as with many other resume-writing and prepare-to-get-a-job type resources in that they seem to assume I've got a lot more work experience than I have. No, I've never been CEO of a multinational corporation nor have I increased their bottom line by 60%. It wasn't ridiculous though, because they at least offered different examples.
This isn't the sort of book you can easil ...more
When going through the long and arduous process of applying for jobs and participating in the interview process, it is necessary to have a seamless game-plan. The authur, Robin Ryan, shows how effective a prospective employee can convey/"sell" who they are to any employer in 60-seconds. I have learned to use Ryan's 5-Point agenda method to prepare for interviews. In choosing your 5 ...more
The examples also felt repetitive to the extend I'm too lazy to read all the exemplars.
some of the advice seemed good, but for an individual in the public administration field - i felt the focus on business examples were largely not applicable.