How to Find Work When You're Over 50
Make the Most of Your Maturity and Experience to Find the Right Job
By (author) Jackie Sherman
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How to Find Work When You're Over 50 by Jackie Sherman
Book DescriptionThis book will help if you want to: find work but feel your age may be a limiting factor; and concentrate your job-hunting efforts in areas that genuinely welcome older people. Use it to: present your past experience in the best light; find places that advertise jobs specifically to older people; learn how to use modern technology to apply on-line or send off your details electronically; answer difficult questions on application forms or during interviews; prepare for telephone interviews; layout your letters and CVs most effectively; discover what changes are taking place to pension law and to age discrimination legislation; and identify a range of alternatives to conventional employment including running your own business or voluntary work. Contents: 1. Working with a computer 2. Knowing what you want to do 3. Finding vacancies 4. Is this the right job for you? 5. Applying in writing 6. Producing a CV 7. Application forms 8. Online applications 9. Convincing at interview 10. Should you take the job? 11. Glossary of job hunting terms
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781845280987
(215mm x 135mm x 12mm)
Imprint: How To Books Ltd
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 24-Feb-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Jackie Sherman
Graduate Guide to Job Hunting in Seven Easy Steps, Paperback (May 2014)
Use this systematic, seven step approach to find your first job after university.
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"With the help of this book you will be able to make the most of any garden glut. It includes over 250 recipes for using fresh produce in new and exciting ways, and explains how to pickle, preserve, dry, bottle or juice you surplus fruit and vegetables so they can be enjoyed throughout the year."--P.  of cover.
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Author Biography - Jackie Sherman
JACKIE SHERMAN has worked as a university careers adviser, run her own CV design business, tutored adults in the community, organised job-search workshops for the unemployed, run workshops for Women Returners, and written books and worked as a volunteer for Age Concern. She therefore has a wealth of experience in the fields of careers and job hunting and is particularly aware of the difficulties faced by older job applicants.
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