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Every year, thousands of people change careers. Whether you are arecently graduated student looking to put what you studied to gooduse or an experienced professional looking for a change in routine,finding a career that really suits you can be a daunting task.

Cool Careers for Dummies helps you discover what youreally want out of life, what your passions are, and how well youperform in different environments, and then shows you how to usethis information to find a career that suits you. Now revised andup-to-date, this easy-to-use guidebook helps you explore your joboptions and make clear-minded decisions. This new edition gives youthe tools you need to:

Search for and find a career that fits your talents Land the job you want Train for your new found career Mold your resume into a masterpiece Put on a stunning interview Improve your career by making the most out of your job Explore the fun and profit of self-employment

Along with these features, Cool Careers for Dummiesprovides a self-assessment section to help you identify yourinterests. After answering a few questions about yourself,you’ll apply your answers to the Cool Careers Yellow Pages,which profiles more than 500 great careers. It also lets you in onsome unwritten codes of the office, such as having integrity,defusing saboteurs, and maintaining office relationships. So whatare you waiting for? Get Cool Careers for Dummies and findthe job of your dreams today!

Topics: Career, Career Changes, Job Search, Professional Development, Informative, and Guides

Published: Wiley on
ISBN: 9781118051306
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