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Getting from College to Career Rev Ed: Your Essential Guide to Succeeding in the Real World Paperback – January 31, 2012
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“A well-written, lively and easy to follow guide.” (Time.com)
“Pollak’s thorough research reveals some startling facts that the modern job-searcher may be overlooking.” (Metro New York)
“I find Lindsey’s advice on how to stand apart from the competition to be extremely valuable - especially as it relates to entrepreneurs…Getting From College to Career is a great read and a book I thoroughly enjoyed!” (Cari Sommer, Forbes.com)
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Get Ready for the Real World
How do you get a job without experience and get experience without a job? It’s the question virtually every college student or recent graduate faces. Now newly revised and updated, Lindsey Pollak’s Getting from College to Career is the definitive guide to building the experience, skills, and confidence you need to succeed in the job search, offering action-oriented tips and strategies ranging from the simple to the expert. Learn how to:
- Get the best tools for career prep and job hunting
- E-mail like a professional
- Go global
- Practice the eight essentials of internship achievement
- Perform five minutes of stand-up
- Overprepare for interviews
- Persist without being a pest
Getting from College to Career gives you the essential information and guidance you need to get your foot in the door of the real world. Don’t start your first job search without it!
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Book was very helpful and insightful. Easy reading and it came promptly.Published 1 month ago by Kat
Lots of great information that is useful for college seniors and recent grads.Published 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book is really helpful. As an international student, it's especially challenging to start a career in the US. This book acts as a career coach and a pathfinder to me. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kewei Xu
It would be difficult to find a book with more career tips than this volume. Lindsey Pollak (by the way, a great speaker at any event that addresses Millennials in the business... Read morePublished 7 months ago by William G. Stuart