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GOING BACK TO WORK, 4th edition

A practical guide to re-enetering the job market

By Sally Longson
ISBN 9781845280758
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265 Pages
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Helps you to work out what you want from a job and how to go out and get it. This book shows how to find out where to get help and support, how to acquire new skills, and even how to turn a hobby or interest into your own business venture. It intends to offer confidence needed to go out and make a new start. This book will help you work out exactly what you want from a job and how to go out and get it. You will find out where to get help and support, how to acquire new skills, and even how to turn a hobby or interest into your own business venture. It'll give you all the confidence you need to go out and make a new start. REVIEWS: "'An absolute must for anyone who feels they wish to discover their potential and begin a new phase of life.' Institute of Management 'Good sound advice...valuable not only to women returners but also anyone seriously seeking work or new directions as a whole...a useful read and a helpful guide.' T Magazine" AUTHOR BIOG: Sally Longson is an experienced careers adviser. She has written this book for those who have been out of the workplace for some time - particularly for women who have stopped working due to family commitments. She is based in Horsham, West Sussex. CONTENTS: 1. Moving on 2. Considering your lifestyle 3. Dealing with barriers 4. Making it happen 5. Leaping into action 6. Analysing your skills 7. The sort of person you are 8. What work do you want to do? 9. Researching your future 10. Starting back through study 11. Getting up to date with the workplace 12. Improving your skills through voluntary work 13. Seeking out opportunities 14. Producing your CV 15. Writing to apply 16. Handling interviews 17. Coping with those initial weeks 18. Managing your new lifestyle 19. How far do you want to go?