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Getting the Job You Want After 50 For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-119-02284-8
Paperback
360 pages
August 2015
(E-book also available)

Your guide to navigating today's workplace and snagging that perfect job

Whether you're searching for a new job by choice or necessity, consider this book your life raft. You'll find all the resources you need to job-hunt—from building an online presence and revitalizing your résumé to negotiating a salary and landing that job!

  • The power of people — harness the power of the people you know — friends and family, former colleagues, social media contacts, and more — to network your way to your next job
  • Mirror, mirror on the wall — rehab your résumé and cover letter, build a positive online presence, acquire social media street smarts, and market yourself on LinkedIn
  • Hang your own shingle — join the growing ranks of the self-employed with advice on launching your own business, working as a freelancer, turning a hobby into a profit, and cashing in on your natural gifts
  • Scope it out — discover which jobs are in demand and expected to grow, what they pay, and whether you're qualified

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Getting the Job You Want After 50 For Dummies (1119022843) cover image

Getting the Job You Want After 50 For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-119-02284-8
Paperback
360 pages
August 2015