Lawrence OLeary, PhD, found through his research that up to 90 percent of Fortune 1000 organizations use very similar formats for employment interviews. He reveals that format and draws upon his more than thirty-five years of experience conducting employment interviews to help job seekers get the positions theyre targeting. Learn how to: Identify what the interviewers are after in your specific interview, well before you participate in the interview Develop an awareness of the types of questions your interviewer(s) will ask and how to prepare Prepare your answers to many of the anticipated questions in your specific interview prior to being interviewed. Avoid a number of behaviors that weaken job interview performance. Identify the types of employment tests that may accompany your interview, what they measure and how to do your best on the tests. With a special chapter devoted to military veterans they can learn how to communicate the value of many of their military experiences in support of their qualifications for the specific civilian job they are pursuing. In combination with the other seven short chapters, the veteran will go into the entire selection process thoroughly well informed. An added value to this book is that it not only prepares you for many types of employment interviews but also the interview for the specific job you are pursuing. Just as important, youll learn why competencies are such a focus during the interview, and why employers tend to follow the same format when seeking job candidates. Get the insights and tools that will help you get the job you are pursuing with Five Steps to Take Before Your Next Job Interview.“p>p> This book gives you a peak behind the curtain of the employment interview to reveal those essential elements all job seekers need to learn in order to best showcase their skills and abilities in the interview. Therese Macan, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences at the University of Missouri-St. Louis The military veteran will find in Chapter 4, Using Your Military Experience as an Asset, an unusually practical guide for translating military language and accomplishments to the civilian world. Any veteran who takes the time to study this chapter and work through the examples can walk into the job interview with confidence. Ed Gaydos Ph.D., veteran of the United States Army, Vice President of a Fortune 1000 organization - retired
Canada also tried to exterminate the Indians just like the USA but used subtle methods like diseases, starvation, Residential Schools and oppression. Then when we tried to do something for ourselves we were held back by the Govt. and many Canadians wouldn’t hire us or didn’t treat us very well when we got hired. Canada kept the truth well hidden by not exposing the truth or distorting stories so much that when they were exposing what happened there was very little, if any truth to what they’re saying. My story will expose some of these issues and how we had to struggle against overwhelming odds to do something with our lives but still weren’t able to work to our full potential.
This book provides numerous biblical examples of listening in the Holy Scriptures. There are also personal examples of listening in the life of the author, Norman Audi. You will be taught how to listen to God, ways to test the Spirit, and questions to ask the Lord. Also included are problems in listening to the Lord, such as not hearing, misinterpretation, unbelief, fears, sin and mistakes.
"The TSW program is an evidence-based intervention that enhances people's cognitive functioning in order to help them get and keep competitive jobs. This book explains how to provide the TSW program, and includes materials for implementing it, such as educational handouts and assessment tools. In addition, the book contains a wealth of information about overcoming common cognitive obstacles to steady employment that may be useful to the broad range of professionals helping individuals return to work"--
Book two of the Palo Alto Dreamer series told the story of a generation experiencing the sparkling revolution of the '60s and early '70s, and of Jane's life then; this third book, The Transformation, continues her journey.The Transformation chronicles Jane's life as a mother, her struggles for workplace equality, and how social issues continue to shape Jane. Her world keeps on expanding, but with a new focus on family as she experiences the next decade of her life as the Palo Alto Dreamer.
You know you have the right skills, a curious mind, the drive and discipline to make your career goals a reality. And yet, do you find yourself lost in a maze of job portals, social networking, online applications, call with agents and futile rounds of interviews? That 'dream job' does not come easily. At the beginning of your career and unguided by a mentor, the challenges are manifold: getting it right during the phases of application, the interview and the negotiation can be tricky. Relevant for both entry-level jobseekers and those planning a change, Winning the RIght Job - A Blueprint to Acing the Interview shows you how to approach a potential employer and answer questions on attitudes, life skills, ambitions and expectations. The book guides you through the interviewing and negotiating days, helps you decide whether the role on offer is right for you, and provides tips on making a gracious exit from your current and a powerful entry into the new organization.
This book is an intimate account of an ordinary individual’s extraordinary life journey that transcends both cultural and social boundaries. The author was born and lived in Korea during his formative years, and has been living in the United States for the following 47 years. This individual’s unique story of his environment is informative and his approach to his life time challenges highlights every passage of the book. The book is thought provoking as well as enlightening...a rare gem in its subject, style and exposition. This book enlightens and entertains its readers at the same time effortlessly.
This hands-on book will equip your students with the tools needed to be effective communicators in the workplace. It increases students' awareness and understanding of how their brain works and how it interprets information, thereby helping them to process information more effectively and create stronger relationships and networks. Chapters take students through all the core areas of communication, from face-to-face encounters and email to social media and online conferences, and contain top tips and activities throughout. Practical Business Communication is an essential resource for students of all disciplines looking to boost their communication skills.
In Turbulence - When Life Challenges Strike you will discover Elbert C. Fox, the author's creative writing and how he shares his methods to overcome and depend upon God for strength and guidance. The author shares with his readers his hardship and abandonment suffered as a child, the consequences of falling away from the Christian faith and the betrayal and defamation of his character. References are made to biblical characters to share how Elbert's faith was strengthened and he conveys in his writings how he was motivated when everything around him was pushing him to quit. We all have some sort of turbulence in our lives and this book is a very good read to assist you in overcoming life's challenges.