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FYEN 103: The Working World: College and Transition: Find Books
Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors by Blythe CamensonA liberal arts degree offers abundant job possibities! You've worked hard for that liberal arts degree. Now what? Sometimes the choice of careers can seem endless; the most difficult part of a job search is narrowing down your options. Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors will help you choose the right career out of the myriad possibilities at your disposal. It provides detailed profiles of careers in your field along with the basic skills necessary to begin a focused job search. You'll soon be on the fast track to landing a job that satisfies your personal, professional, and practical needs. Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors will help you: Determine the occupation that's best suited for you Craft a résumé and cover letter that stand out from the rest Learn from practicing professionals about everyday life on the job Become familiar with current statistics on salaries and trends within the profession Go from liberal arts major to: Corporate Spokesperson * Author * Audiovisual Technician * Marketing Specialist * College Professor * Fundraiser * Statistician * Social Worker
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2007-10-02
Opportunities in Visual Arts Careers by Mark SalmonEach book offers: The latest information on a field ofinterest Training and educationalrequirements for each career Salary statistics for different positionswithin each field Up-to-date professional and Internetresources
Call Number: E-book
Publication Date: 2008-10-10
Careers for Bookworms and Other Literary Types by Marjorie Eberts; Margaret GislerTurn the page on a new career and live your passion Do you know the Dewey decimal system by heart? Do you look forward to long waits in the doctor's office so you can catch up on your magazine reading? Do you have enough books to start your own library? If you answered yes to any of these questions, your career choice has already been made. Now you need to choose an occupation. Careers for Bookworms & Other Literary Types provides all the information you need to launch a career as a: Librarian * Book editor * Television show producer * Genealogy researcher * Travel writer * Public relations representative Inside you'll find practical advice on deciding which calling is for you, along with firsthand accounts of everyday routines, information on working conditions on selected jobs, and a list of resources to help you get your foot in the door. Let Careers for Bookworms & Other Literary Types put you on the path to a dynamimc and rewarding career.
Call Number: E-book
Publication Date: 2008-10-09
Careers in Public Service
How to Land a Top-Paying Federal Job by Lily Madeleine Whiteman; Eleanor Holmes Norton (Foreword by)How to Land a Top-Paying Federal Job is the ultimate guide to securing a government job, internship, or fellowship. Written by a successful career coach who has climbed the federal career ladder herself and served as a hiring manager, the book steers applicants through every stage of their job searches-from finding unadvertised openings and getting interviews to sealing enviable deals and even get ting promoted. Drawing on interviews with more than 100 federal hiring managers, the book reveals the secrets to impressing these gatekeepers online, on paper, and in person-information that is available nowhere else. The updated second edition includes more get-ahead tips; new templates for writing winning applications; expanded directories for internships, fast-track management training programs and fellowships; and the latest helpful websites. Complete with a companion CD filled with sample resumes, checklists, and templates, this indispensable book gives readers the inside scoop on landing some of the nation's most secure, well-paying, and rewarding jobs-in all 50 states and abroad! "
Call Number: Ref. Career Coll. JK692 .W45 2012
Publication Date: 2012-06-13
Find Your Federal Job Fit by J. RuckMatch Yourself to the Right Federal Job and Agency With this book, you learn how to Assess your strengths and talents for federal job direction. Create a vision, goals, and plan for your ideal federal career. Match your interests, skills, and values to federal jobs and agencies. Discover and develop the skills needed for federal jobs that interest you most. Excel at Every Step in the Hiring Process Move to the front of the federal hiring line with this guide's help: Analyze vacancy announcements to determine your job fit. Tailor your resume and application materials to highlight your job qualifications. Use creative networking strategies to uncover leads in the federal job market. Prepare for all types and all stages of federal job interviews. Book jacket.
Call Number: Ref. Career Coll. JK716 .R85 2012
Publication Date: 2011-11-01
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Careers in Focus: Earth Science by Ferguson (Created by)
Call Number: E-book
Publication Date: 2008-02-01
Careers in the Social Sciences
Careers in Psychology by Tara L. Kuther; Robert D. MorganAre you considering a degree in psychology? CAREERS IN PSYCHOLOGY gives you exposure to careers in each of the areas of psychology and prompts you to explore whether or not a major and career in psychology is a good fit for you. Salary and career information, advice on getting a job after graduation, and information on applying to graduate school in psychology help you make decisions about the career that is right for you. CAREERS IN PSYCHOLOGY is a must read for anyone majoring in psychology or considering the degree.