Careers 2018

Author: Trotman Education

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781911067474

Category: Vocational guidance

Page: 640

View: 1942


From jobs in IT and the NHS to apprenticeships and government jobs, give students a head start with this impressive guide to career choices. The only annually updated careers directory, this well-established school library staple is now in its 14th edition. With in-depth job profiles that highlight essential requirements and conditions of the role, students are given a comprehensible overview so they can find a job that is a good fit for them. Each job profile contains: Qualifications and courses required Personal skills and attributes needed Salaries Working conditions and future prospects Pros and cons of each job Related jobs Arranged alphabetically by job sector, Careers 2018 opens up a range of opportunities for students giving them the knowledge to pursue a career that is right for them.

Durchstarten zum Traumjob - Das Workbook

Author: Richard Nelson Bolles

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593391112

Category: Law

Page: 92

View: 994


Wer auf der Suche nach seinem Traumjob ist, sollte ganz genau wissen, welche Talente und Fähigkeiten er hat – denn nur dann lässt sich herausfinden, welcher Job wirklich zu einem passt. Das Workbook kann begleitend zu dem Bestseller »Durchstarten zum Traumjob« von Richard Nelson Bolles durchgearbeitet werden, es lässt sich aber auch unabhängig davon als eigenständiges Übungs- und Arbeitsbuch benutzen. Jetzt komplett überarbeitet und in neuer Übersetzung.

Horoscope for career 2018. Russian horoscope

Author: Alexander Nevzorov

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 5040523505

Category: Games & Activities

Page: N.A

View: 7168


Horoscopes in verse for all signs of the zodiac are published by Alexander Nevzorov annually. Their readership is constantly expanding. Poems of horoscopes of excellent quality. They are well rhymed, with humor, they strike accurately at the target and are well remembered. Horoscopes are best read aloud, in a large company, especially on the eve of the New Year. Funny predictions are of particular interest, smiles, positive mood. Horoscopes Nevzorova – a great gift.

Creating a Freelance Career

Author: Jill L. Ferguson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0429886209

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 268

View: 5635


Creating a Freelance Career covers everything anyone needs to know about becoming a freelance writer, graphic designer, copy editor, artist, musician or any other creative occupation. It includes chapters on how to get started with your career and where to look for work, how to write pitch or query letters, how to work with contract employers, and how to build and sustain your business. Lingo necessary for successfully navigating the freelance world is defined throughout. Author Jill L. Ferguson, an experienced freelance professional and educator, guides you through finding success in the gig economy, discussing how to pursue freelancing with an entrepreneurial spirit. Creating a Freelance Career includes examples of what to do, and what not to do, when pursuing freelance projects, and includes perspectives from additional real-life professionals who have found success in their fields.

Working in Parks and Recreation

Author: Carol Hand

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1499467311

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 8771


Working outdoors, getting exercise, playing games, and serving your community, all while earning a salary, what could be better? This comprehensive guide to the field of parks and recreation prepares readers for three individual career paths: recreation worker, park maintenance worker, and park ranger. It offers several "day-in-the-life" stories from these careers, stressing the great variation of jobs available in this career and the range of education, from high school diploma to graduate degrees, required for different jobs. Readers can also learn about education, job-hunting, and advancement, and a few part-time jobs that can help them break into the field.

The A-Z of Careers and Jobs

Author: Kogan Page Editorial

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749482311

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 376

View: 7714


From accountant to zoologist, this new edition of The A-Z of Careers and Jobs is your one-stop guide for insightful guidance on more than 300 different career areas in the UK. This book is a quick and informative way to find out about what jobs and careers are out there, from traditional roles to brand new opportunities in the digital world. For those looking for their first job after school or university, or for anyone considering a change of career, this book provides reliable and up-to-date advice on a wide range of professions to help you choose the right path for you. The A-Z of Careers and Jobs covers the practical issues you need to understand, such as the extent of job opportunities in each industry, what personal skills are needed, what experience is required, entry qualifications, training, as well as typical earnings and starting salaries. In an ever more competitive and changing job market, information will help maximize your chances of success. This book is designed to help identify what personal strengths fit to what kinds of work, what skills you should highlight on a CV and what you need to know about each job. The A-Z of Careers and Jobs is also a valuable resource for careers advisers working in schools, colleges and universities who need to keep track of new developments - such as new roles and routes of entry, professional associations and exams - to offer the very best guidance to today's job hunters.

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance

Author: Ferguson

Publisher: Ferguson Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780816083138

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 4128

View: 1287


A multivolume resource includes up-to-date overviews of various job industries; completely revised career articles; the latest information on salaries and employment trends; on-the-job interviews; sidebars on industry issues and history, useful Web sites, industry jargon and more; more than 2,500 websites listed for further information; and much more.

Careers in Media and Communication

Author: Stephanie A. Smith

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1544320787

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 184

View: 3208


Skills for finding and securing a job in mass communication Careers in Media and Communication is a practical resource that helps you understand how a communication degree can prepare you for a range of fulfilling careers; it gives you the skills you will need to compete in a changing job market. Award-winning teacher and author Stephanie A. Smith draws from her years of professional experience to guide you through the trends and processes of identifying, finding, and securing a job in in mass communication. Throughout the book, you will explore the daily lives of professionals currently working in the field, as well as gain firsthand insights into the training and experience that hiring managers seek. Key Features: Real stories from current practitioners describe the day-to-day work experience you can expect in an entry-level position, as well as give you insight into the skills and aptitudes that hiring managers are seeking. Detailed career profiles introduce you to a variety of careers and help you identify the skills needed to be successful in each line of work. An overview of current industry trends familiarizes you with the hiring needs and practices in mass communication industries.

Die Traumjoblüge

Warum Leidenschaft die Karriere killt

Author: Cal Newport

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593420783

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 245

View: 310


"Folge deiner Leidenschaft, dann erntest du das große Geld", das klingt nach einem tollen Rat. Aber für die meisten führt es nur zu beruflichen Fehlstarts und ständigem Job-Hopping. Denn Leidenschaft allein reicht nicht, um in einem Job glücklich zu werden. Cal Newport zeigt anhand zahlreicher Fallbeispiele und mit vielen praktischen Hinweisen den verblüffend einfachen Ausweg: Wer Zeit und Mühe darauf verwendet, in dem, was er tut, immer besser zu werden, der wird mit zunehmender Meisterschaft immer mehr Gefallen an seiner Tätigkeit finden. Das ist der beste Baustein für Zufriedenheit im Job und eine große Karriere.

BIG Jobs Guide

Business, Industry, and Government Careers for Mathematical Scientists, Statisticians, and Operations Researchers

Author: Rachel Levy,Richard Laugesen,Fadil Santosa

Publisher: SIAM

ISBN: 1611975298

Category: Mathematics

Page: 158

View: 9750


Jobs using mathematics, statistics, and operations research are projected to grow by almost 30% over the next decade. BIG Jobs Guide helps job seekers at every stage of their careers in these fields explore opportunities in business, industry, and government (BIG). Written in a conversational and practical tone, BIG Jobs Guide offers insight on topics such as: - What skills can I offer employers? - How do I write a high-impact résumé? - Where can I find a rewarding internship? - What kinds of jobs are out there for me? The Guide also offers insights to advisors and mentors on topics such as how departments can help students get BIG jobs and how faculty members and internship mentors can build institutional relationships. Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student or a job seeker in mathematics, statistics, or operations research, this hands-on book will help you reach your goal—landing an internship, getting your first job or transitioning to a new one.

Careers in Self-Driving Car Technology

Author: Martin Gitlin

Publisher: Cherry Lake

ISBN: 1534131485

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1857


Readers get acquainted with the people behind today's most cutting-edge technologies in the self-driving car tech field--from bright ideas to cool new products--and inspires readers to consider a high-tech future career. Careers in Self-Driving Car Technology introduces six exciting careers and features sidebar activities that invite readers to Imagine That! and Dig Deeper! Includes table of contents, glossary, index, and supplementary backmatter.

Game Manager Red-Hot Career Guide; 2592 Real Interview Questions

Author: Red-Hot Careers

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781718625952


Page: 342

View: 7291


3 of the 2592 sweeping interview questions in this book, revealed: Career Development question: What do you do in your spare time? - Business Acumen question: How did you resolve the Game Manager problem? - Problem Solving question: Where everyone sees a Game Manager problem, what do you see? Land your next Game Manager role with ease and use the 2592 REAL Interview Questions in this time-tested book to demystify the entire job-search process. If you only want to use one long-trusted guidance, this is it. Assess and test yourself, then tackle and ace the interview and Game Manager role with 2592 REAL interview questions; covering 70 interview topics including Toughness, Career Development, Presentation, Business Systems Thinking, Time Management Skills, Teamwork, Integrity, Innovation, Leadership, and Analytical Thinking...PLUS 60 MORE TOPICS... Pick up this book today to rock the interview and get your dream Game Manager Job.

Careers For Dummies

Author: Marty Nemko

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119482348

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 4176


Feeling stuck? Find out how to work toward the career of your dreams If you’re slogging through your days in a boring or unrewarding job, it may be time to make a big change. Careers For Dummies is a comprehensive career guide from a top career coach and counselor that will help you jump start your career and your life. Dive in to learn more about career opportunities, with a plethora of job descriptions and the certifications, degrees, and continuing education that can help you build the career you’ve always wanted. Whether you’re entering the workforce for the first time or a career-oriented person who needs or wants a change, this book has valuable information that can help you achieve your career goals. Find out how you can build your personal brand to become more attractive to potential employers, how to create a plan to “get from here to there” on your career path, and access videos and checklists that help to drive home all the key points. If you’re not happy in your day-to-day work now, there’s no better time than the present to work towards change. Get inspired by learning about a wide variety of careers Create a path forward for a new or better career that will be rewarding and fun Determine how to build your personal brand to enhance your career opportunities Get tips from a top career coach to help you plan and implement a strategy for a more rewarding work life Careers For Dummies is the complete resource for those looking to enhance their careers or embark on a more rewarding work experience.


How Smart Professionals Change Careers - and Seize Success

Author: Dr. Dawn Graham Dr.

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 0814439659

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 2978


Don’t settle . . . SUCCEED in the right career! Are you stuck in an unsatisfying job? In the wrong profession? An industry that just isn’t a fit? Get unstuck! Land a new career—one you’re genuinely passionate about. Switchers helps you realize that dream. Written by celebrated career coach and psychologist Dr. Dawn Graham, the book provides proven strategies that will get you where you want to go. The first step is to recognize that the usual rules and job search tools won’t work for you. Resumes and job boards were designed with traditional applicants in mind. As a career switcher, you have to go beyond the basics, using tactics tailor-made to ensure your candidacy stands out. The book reveals how to: Understand the concerns of hiring managers—and think like they do • Craft a resume that catches their attention within six seconds • Spotlight transferable skills that companies covet • Rebrand yourself—aligning your professional identity with your new aspirations • Reach decision-makers by recruiting “ambassadors” from within your network • Nail interviews by turning tough questions to your advantage • Convince skeptical employers to shelve their assumptions and take a chance on you • Negotiate a competitive salary and benefits package—even as a “newbie” to the field Career changers face unique challenges that demand fresh approaches. Packed with psychological insights, practical exercises, and inspiring success stories, Switchers helps you leap over obstacles and into a whole new field. Want to pull off the most daring—and fulfilling—career move of your life? Read Switchers.

HBR Guide to Changing Your Career

Author: Harvard Business Review

Publisher: Harvard Business Press

ISBN: 1633693112

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 4147


Your next act starts now. You're ready for something new, but it's hard to start over. Just the idea of trading the security you have now for the unknown or throwing away the education and time you've invested in your current career can plunge you into a swirl of indecision and anxiety. But mixing things up every few years is an increasingly normal and cyclical part of a healthy work life--a way to gain new skills and stretch your existing ones by applying them to different contexts. Whether you know what you want to do next or you're still evaluating options, the HBR Guide to Changing Your Career will help you: Imagine other professional selves Identify the skills you need--and those you already possess that will transfer to another industry Assess the financial implications of the change you're considering Try out new roles without endangering your current job Explain a seemingly winding career path Pitch yourself into a new role

Coaching with Careers and AI in Mind

Grounding a Hopeful and Resourceful Self Fit for a Digital World

Author: Adina Tarry

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0429837046

Category: Psychology

Page: 218

View: 6079


Coaching with Careers and AI in Mind presents an integrated overview of life and career options for individuals caught in the transition to a new world of work - impacted by the fourth digital revolution - and the tension this creates. The book synthesises extensive career coaching experience, relevant models, scientific thinking, practical tips and research-based information about the future of work in a digital world. This is followed by a positive message and call to action, to build a strong personal core as a point of reference that enables change and flexible adaptation, to meet the future with hope and a better chance for success.

Mach, was Du willst

Design Thinking fürs Leben

Author: Bill Burnett,Dave Evans

Publisher: Ullstein eBooks

ISBN: 3843713634

Category: Self-Help

Page: 288

View: 3177


Design Thinking hilft, kreative Lösungen für komplexe Probleme zu finden. Die Autoren übertragen dieses Prinzip auf das Leben und die Berufswahl. Denke wie ein Designer: Stelle Fragen, suche Verbündete, mache Fehler, baue Prototypen, denke interdisziplinär – und werde zum Designer deines eigenen Lebens! Diese Ideen präsentieren die beiden Professoren seit sieben Jahren an der Stanford University,was zu chronisch überbuchten Kursen führt.

Konflikte im Job

Der ultimative Leitfaden

Author: Dr. Elke Staehelin-Witt

Publisher: tredition

ISBN: 3746923239

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

View: 3147


Lassen Sie nicht zu, dass Konflikte Sie am Arbeitsplatz unnötig belasten. Dieses Buch lässt Sie Schritt für Schritt Konflikte besser verstehen und richtig lösen. Sie erfahren: 1.Worin sich Menschen unterscheiden und wie daraus Konflikte entstehen können. 2.Wie Sie in emotional belastenden Situationen richtig reagieren und den Überblick behalten. 3.Wie Sie sich im Klaren darüber werden, was Sie genau brauchen und welche Möglichkeiten Sie haben. 4. Wie Sie Ihre Bedürfnisse richtig kommunizieren und mit schwierigen Situationen umgehen. 5.Wann ein Konflikt unlösbar ist und wie Sie damit ins Reine kommen. Das Buch basiert auf den aktuellen Erkenntnissen der Neurowissenschaften, der Verhaltensökonomie, der Verhandlungstheorie, der Kommunikationswissenschaften und des Selbstmanagements. Nach der Lektüre verfügen Sie über alle Informationen, die Sie zum Verständnis und zur Lösung von Konflikten im beruflichen Umfeld benötigen und erfahren nebenher viel über sich selber und den Umgang mit anderen Menschen im Allgemeinen.

Careers in Nanomedicine

Author: Martin Gitlin

Publisher: Cherry Lake

ISBN: 1534131450

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1372


Readers get acquainted with the people behind today's most cutting-edge technologies in the nanomedicine field--from bright ideas to cool new products--and inspires readers to consider a high-tech future career. Careers in Nanomedicine introduces six exciting careers and features sidebar activities that invite readers to Imagine That! and Dig Deeper! Includes table of contents, glossary, index, and supplementary backmatter.