ERIC Number: ED396078
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
5 Steps to Your Next Job. Pocket Job Series No. 1.
This book is the first in a series of six pocket-sized books written for career changers and laid-off workers. Each book is written at a 7th- to 10th-grade reading level and contains examples, hands-on self-discovery exercises, and step-by-step advice for a successful job search. This book defines a simple strategy for success in getting a job in today's market. These five steps are covered: setting goals, gathering information, getting skilled, targeting companies, and contacting employers. The book concludes with a job search timeline, outline of the job search strategy, bibliography of 10 helpful books for job seekers, index, and space for notes. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Change, Career Education, Goal Orientation, Job Applicants, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Midlife Transitions, Underemployment, Unemployment
Prototype Career Press, 626 Armstrong Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55102 ($2.95 plus shipping, quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Students
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related documents, see CE 070 562-566.