Want to ace your job or college interview and have your résumé or application stand out from the rest? This unique and productive guide will show you how. In one hour, you will immediately learn how to apply simple techniques that work and do practice drills to refine your impact. Find out how to prepare at home and discover what to do (and not do) during each phase of the interview. Learn résumé specifics that work. Lynnworth’s 40 successful years in corporate life are condensed into this listener-friendly manual for results. Invest in your future now!
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Tips for Resumes and Interviews traces the origins of the essence of not only how to prepare for a interview but also makes you think about what the employer is also seeking from the job candidate. The book clearly illustrates the resume and interview process and is a must have for a prospective job seeker and educator seeking to enlighten students at the college level about the "skills needed for sucess" in today's job market.
This book far surpasses any other comparative narrative in human resources and job hunting. The book examines the array of concepts and skills that apply to the study of occupational careers.
The most important aspect's of the book are the three key concepts regarding the critical skills for sucess;the best predictor of future performance is past behavior and how to communicate your life experiences with the STAR approach.
That a prospective employee must remember the resume's purpose is only to get the interview for the position, it does not get you the job!
The book is essential reading for person's looking for employment and how to perform with expertise in the job interview.Also, it is a great handbook as a supplemental text in the college classroom.The full text "Slice the Salami-Tips for Life and Leadership" by Mr. Lynnworth is also a must read as well.
I enjoyed that this audio was brief and to the point. This audio fit my limited times schedule perfectly.
Artie mentioned writing to him to obtain sample resumes and the STAR sheets. I emailed him and in less than an hour he wrote back with the samples he promised he would send. What a joy and an honor that the author would personally respond back. I was very impressed!
How to conduct oneself during the interview and having the STAR worksheet completed before of the interview. I think preparation ahead of time will be key for any successful interview.
Yes, it was a book that I wanted to listen to all in one sitting. I have also heard it again several times to enforce what Artie shares.
Thanks Arite for the useful tips!! It was great meeting you. ;)
Absolutely. Very concise and an easy method to follow.
The STAR approach and preparation tips could not be beat. Also, the author Artie, is so open and available to give you help and advice. What a breath of fresh air in what could normally be an unpleasant stressful endevour.
A must read for anyone ready to career hunt
Every time I have looked up how to wright a resume it’s been contradicting ideas of what is the “right way” to do that. This book explains why and what you need and how to make your resume stand out.
This book made me rethink the whole proses of how to prepare my resume and preparing for interviews.
this is the first book I have ever read or listened to where the author invites you to email him I did and he responded to both my email the day I sent them and responded with helpful tips a worksheet and sample resumes. and look at the price isn't it worth it if it gives you that one tip that gets you the job.
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