ERIC Number: ED159440
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
You Can Get There from Here/The Job Hunters' Guidebook.
Taylor, John H.
Designed to aid the job hunter in making career decisions, this workshop guide is divided into two parts. In part 1, "You Can Get There from Here," five of the fourteen section titles are "You Live Where You Work,""You Are What You Do,""You Are a Success,""What Do You Look for in a Job," and "Chart Your Career." The following are content examples from part 1: (1) in "You Live Where You Work" the workshop participant is urged to choose his work location aided by an exercise and a lifestyle rating chart which are included; and (2) in "You Are a Success," the participant is asked to write down ten successes and to pick out skills involved in those successes. In part 2, "The Job Hunter's Guidebook," five of the ten section titles are "Where Do I Go,""The Employment Application,""The Resume,""The Interview," and "The Organized Job Hunt." Content examples from part 2 are (1) "The Resume," which provides resume rules, suggestions, and samples and also covers letter rules; and (2) "Your Job Hunt Schedule," which contains a job hunt form, job target form, and an interview worksheet. Job information sources, references, and other resources are provided. (CSS)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Education, Career Planning, Decision Making Skills, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Job Applicants, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Life Style, Program Guides, Success, Vocational Aptitude, Vocational Interests, Vocational Maturity, Work Attitudes, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Vermont State Dept. of Education, Montpelier.
Authoring Institution: North Country Union High School, Newport, VT.