The College Grad Job Hunter

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-01-01
  • Publisher: Adams Media Corp

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The College Grad Job Hunter, 6th Edition offers hundreds of proven techniques that ensure you'll stand out from the crowd of recent graduates looking for their first job. Inside you'll find everything you need to know about how to land the position you're after: how to prepare, what to do and say, and what to not do and not say-all the way through the hiring process. Based on interviews with more than 10,000 job candidates and reviews of more than 60,000 resumes, The College Grad Job Hunter features the latest tactics on how to: Develop the best resume and cover letter, Use the Internet to broaden your job search, Get interviews with the best companies, on and off campus, Make a great impression at the interview and generate job offers. The College Grad Job Hunter, 6th Edition is essential reading for any college graduate who wants to find a great entry-level job! Book jacket.

Author Biography

Brian D. Krueger, a Certified Personnel Consultant, is the Vice President of Global Recruiting for a Fortune 500 company

Table of Contents

Introductionp. xv
Preparing for Your Job Searchp. xix
Job Search Prepp. 1
Real-World Experiencep. 20
Best College Resumesp. 31
Best College Cover Lettersp. 45
Best College Referencesp. 51
Job Search Centralp. 57
Maximizing Your Career Center Relationshipp. 66
Finding Hiring Companiesp. 73
Network Intelligence Gatheringp. 74
Employer Research Strategiesp. 98
Internet Job Search Strategiesp. 110
Job Fair Successp. 123
Setting Up On-Campus Interviewsp. 138
Getting Inside Hiring Companiesp. 144
Getting the Off-Campus Interviewp. 155
Gueerrilla Insider Techniquesp. 168
Interviewing Successp. 185
Competitive Interview Prepp. 186
Mastering the Interviewp. 203
On-Campus Interviewing Successp. 242
Phone Interviewing Successp. 249
Company-Site Interviewing Successp. 253
From Interview to Offer to Jobp. 265
After the Interviewp. 266
Successful Job Offer Negotiationp. 272
When the Offer Does Not Comep. 293
Graduation and Still No Jobp. 298
New Job Preparationp. 308
Indexp. 323
About the Authorp. 332
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