The Science of Successful Job Hunting:
Practical strategies for landing ANY job you want
Successful job hunting is a scientific process, governed by facts and principles that when applied will lead you to the results you want. In this ground-breaking book, Mildred Talabi draws on many years of careers experience and some of her best blog posts to bring you 35 chapters and over 250 pages of practical, easy-to-read content you can use in your job hunting.
You will discover:
- 51 quick and easy ways to improve your CV and double your chances of hearing back from the employer;
- How to make recruitment agencies your allies to accelerate your job hunt and boost your employment prospects;
- How to confidently handle the 10 most common interview questions that most jobseekers fear;
- 3 killer reasons to include Twitter and other social media platforms in your job hunt;
- …and much, much more!
The Science of Successful Job Hunting is your bullet-proof blueprint for job hunting success!
“What you will quickly gather from reading Mildred Talabi’s book is that she has been there and walked the walk. From humble beginnings doing a Saturday job at Greggs the Bakers she built a career on the back of ideas and beliefs forged from her own experience. Her story is a very personal one but there are good messages here delivered with Mildred’s characteristic enthusiasm. Her chapters on making the most of low-paid jobs, working for free and volunteering are especially worth reading.”
7 Keys to a Winning CV
7 Keys to a Winning CV is packed full of good-quality, practical advice delivered in a straightforward manner. If you are new to the job market or returning after a career break or recent redundancy, this book will equip you with the tools, knowledge and confidence you need to move forward with your CV and in your work life.
“This is a great quick read which gives you exactly what you need to write a CV that not only engages employers but communicates your skills, knowledge, experiences and abilities in a structured and effective way. There were useful summaries at the end of each Key as well as specific advice for young job seekers. Mildred Talabi takes you through the process of writing the different parts of your CV with good examples and clear explanations. I think that after reading this book you could confidently write a CV that will actually get you the results you want…”