“Over 70% of all jobs are never published. This book will help you discover and land these jobs!
-John Challenger, CEO, Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.
Your perfect job will never be advertised.
But you can find it-or create it.
Even now. Especially now!
TOP CAREER EXPERTS SHOW HOW TO:
Uncover hidden opportunities
Help companies design the perfect job for you
Network without sounding phony, lame, or desperate
Reinvigorate a dead-end job search
Break free from the frustration and tyranny of online job boards
Get the interviews that count and run them like a pro
Leap-frog salary levels or change professions
Turn your experience into hot new skills
Negotiate compensation from a position of strength
Fix a broken career
Get the great job nobody else knows about!
For nearly 18 years, as Vice President, Managing Director, and Senior Consultant for DBM, an international outplacement, coaching, and career management firm, Duncan Mathison advised companies and their employees through reductions in force (RIFs), reorganizations, acquisitions, and operation shutdowns. For the employees impacted by job loss as a result of these actions, he has developed and delivered career transition strategies to help them rapidly find work in their field or successfully reinvent their careers. His clients have ranged across industries including finance, technology, telecommunications, biotechnology, retail, and entertainment. Duncan is an author and speaker on organization performance, leadership, and executive career topics. He was a contributor to the three-volume book set Building High-Performance People and Organizations (Praeger, 2008) and an expert source in Rebound: A Proven Plan for Starting Over After Job Loss, by Martha I. Finney (FT Press, 2009). Mathison is frequently quoted on career and leadership issues in The New York Times, The San Diego Union Tribune, on CNN and MSNBC, as well as on online career advisors such as CareerBuilder.com and HotJobs.com.
Duncan Mathison may be reached at Duncan@unlockthehidddenjobmarket.com.
Martha I. Finney
Martha I. Finney is President and CEO of Engagement Journeys, LLC, and an internationally respected expert in employee engagement and leadership communications. A business journalist for 20 years before becoming a full-time consultant, she specializes in helping organizations achieve greater employee loyalty, retention, and passion for their work. Her original research on the American workplace has been featured on CNN, NPR’s Morning Edition, and major newspapers nationwide. Finney is the author or coauthor of more than 14 books, which have been translated into 5 languages. Her most recent book is Rebound: A Proven Plan for Starting Over After Job Loss (FT Press, 2009).
Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Follow Martha via twitter.com/marthafinney.
Get off the demoralizing treadmill of blind resume submissions via job site postings and HR@wherever email addresses and take proactive control of your job search. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Anthony W. Arnold
Surprisingly, I practiced some of the books methods long ago when I was getting good summer work in College. Read morePublished on January 17, 2012 by Courtland J. Carpenter
This is not only an outstanding read for the job seeker, but it should also be on the short list for those who want to enhance their careers who are not currently seeking. Read morePublished on September 23, 2011 by Andrew C. Marris
I was hoping for some new insights from this book, but there are no new ideas in the book. Networking has not been the Hidden Jobmarket since 2004, it's been eight years since... Read morePublished on August 25, 2011 by puccagirl73
As a current career counselor, I was delighted to find this timely and very practical book, written in such a clear and concise manner. Read morePublished on June 22, 2011 by Patty Armstrong, GCDF
In the current economic climate it is critical to use every tool, contact, website, and resource possible to land a new job or to recover from a stint of unemployment. Read morePublished on September 24, 2010 by D. Sun
Initially I had a hard time getting the right "mood" to read this book. I've read a few other job hunting books and they tend to be dry and hard to get through. Read morePublished on August 27, 2010 by C. Widman
Unlock the Hidden Job Market gives a lot of good advice about job hunting and networking and is well written. Read morePublished on August 19, 2010 by Michelf