ERIC Number: ED189425
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
On Second Thought: A Career Change Handbook.
Developed primarily for teachers, this career change handbook is divided into seven chapters. Chapter 1 discusses the phenomenon of career change. Information and activities on assessing skills are presented in chapter 2. Transferable skills and procedures for writing accomplishment statements are discussed in chapter 3. The fourth chapter presents information and examples on how to prepare a resume, while chapter 5 discusses the important facts to cover in both a formal and informal interview. Chapter 6 discusses five ways to find a job. The final chapter includes a career change log for recordkeeping and a bibliography of resources helpful in the job search. (BM)
Descriptors: Career Change, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Guides, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Portfolios (Background Materials), Self Evaluation (Individuals), Skill Analysis
On Second Thought, P.O. Box N554, Northfield, IL 60093 ($5.00; 10 or more copies, $4.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Multicopy, Inc., Northfield, IL.