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How to Get a Great Job: A Library How-To Handbook

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In our difficult time, or at any time, knowing how to find a great job is a necessary
skill. All the resources you need for a successful job search are at your
fingertips—and completely free—at your public library. It can be a daunting
task, so here is expert advice on how to conduct proper research, build networks
of friends and colleagues, put together a
Hardcover, 172 pages
Published April 1st 2011 by American Library Association
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A modern publication talking about some very important parts of your job search. I love that it mentions Toronto, Ontario Canada. Cute pictures and easy to read text. Effective for first time job hunter or one with experience. Loved that it outlined things NOT TO ASK during potential job conversations. Worth your time.
I thought this was going to to contain more information. I already knew most of what was written in here though it was nice to brush up on a few things. This would be a great graduation gift. I don't regret buying this book but if I had known what it contained I wouldn't have bought it in the first place.
Beth Wood
Well-laid-out, concise approach to job hunting.
Not much in here I didn't already know but thought it'd be good to bone up on modern library resources since I grew up in the card-catalog age! Very good tips on resume writing and great links for job searching.
This is a great book for someone coming out of college or a person that has never held a job outside the home.
This was FAR too basic for my needs. However, it would be good for someone just starting their search.
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