Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

Essential Managers: Writing Your Resume [Paperback]

By Robert Heller (Author) & Simon Howard (Author)
Our Price $ 5.95  
Retail Value $ 7.00  
You Save $ 1.05  (15%)  
Item Number 146630  
Buy New $5.95
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock

Item Specifications...

Pages   72
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 6.7" Width: 4.9" Height: 0.3"
Weight:   0.27 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jan 31, 2000
Publisher   DK Adult
ISBN  0789448602  
EAN  9780789448606  

Availability  0 units.

Item Description...
Outline ReviewAt last, a guide to rsum writing whose every page is as quickly scannable as they say a good rsum should be. In 72 brightly designed pages, this pocket-size career helper walks you through the entire rsum writing (or rewriting!) process, from determining your overall career objectives and strategy and targeting your rsum to specific fields or employers to drafting and refining your rsum's content, selling your experience, deciding on the overall format and look, and adapting your rsum for a career change, a midcareer job move, or a return to the job market after an absence. Throughout, loads of rsum samples, examples, checklists, and flow charts help you piece it all together, including tips on replying to job advertisements, canvassing employers, using the Internet, keeping up your job search, and analyzing your own career profile.

It's worth mentioning that the book is also part of reference publisher Dorling Kindersley's Essential Managers series--20 itty-bitty li'l books on business and career topics ranging from communication, leadership, and decision making to the management of time, budgets, change, meetings, people, projects, and teams. Combining the For Dummies book series's talent for breaking down a lot of information into bite-size bits and sidebars with Dorling Kindersley's signature design style of crisp, classy graphics on a gleaming white backdrop, they don't represent the cutting edge of business thinking and they don't necessarily reflect any unique individual perspective. Instead, it's as though someone collated the best general thinking on these 20 topics and rolled them out into 72 brightly designed and easy-to-read pages, studded along the way with boxed tips, color shots of a multiracial cast of "coworkers" animatedly hashing through the workplace issues of the day, and a self-test of one's skills in the topic at hand on the last few pages of each volume. Again, they're not for anyone looking for more in-depth or focused help on any of the subjects they cover, but they're perfect as a quickie general-interest reference... and let's face it, they're so cute and look so smart in a neat little stack or row that you'll probably want to buy a whole bunch to give to your entire staff or department. --Timothy Murphy

Product Description
Everything a job hunter needs to know about creating and using a resume to land an offer.

Learn all you need to know about creating and using a resume successfully, from summarizing your achievements to targeting potential companies and replying to job advertisements. Writing Your Resume not only shows you how to decide on your career objectives, but also provides practical techniques for selecting and presenting information and creating the right impression. Power tips help you to develop first-class presentation skills that will dramatically improve your resume's chance of standing out from the competition. The Essential Manager have sold more than 1.9 million copies worldwide! Experienced and novice managers alike can benefit from these compact guides that slip easily into a briefcase or a portfolio. The topics are relevant to every work environment, from large corporations to small businesses. Concise treatments of dozens of business techniques, skills, methods, and problems are presented with hundreds of photos, charts, and diagrams. It is the most exciting and accessible approach to business and self-improvement available.

Buy Essential Managers: Writing Your Resume by Robert Heller & Simon Howard from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9780789448606 & 0789448602

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of Essential Managers: Writing Your Resume by Robert Heller & Simon Howard today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Robert Heller & Simon Howard

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Robert Heller is himself a prolific author of management books. The first, The Naked Manager, published in 1972, established Heller as an iconoclastic, wide-ranging guide to managerial excellence -- and incompetence. Heller has drawn on the extensive knowledge of managers and management that he acquired as the founding editor of Management Today, Britain's premier business magazine, which he headed for 25 years. Books such as The Supermanagers and In Search of European Excellence address the ways in which the latest ideas on change, quality, and motivation are providing new routes to business success. In 1990 Heller wrote Culture Shock, one of the first books to describe how IT would revolutionize management. Since then, as writer, lecturer, and consultant, Heller has continued to tell managers how to "Ride the Revolution," the title of his 2000 book, written with Paul Spenley. His books for Dorling Kindersley's Essential Managers series are international bestsellers.

Robert Heller was born in 1932.

Robert Heller has published or released items in the following series...
  1. DK Essential Managers
  2. Financial Times (DK)

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Careers > General   [3182  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Careers > Job Hunting > Resumes   [222  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Careers > Job Hunting   [1067  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Industries & Professions > Human Resources & Personnel Management   [2399  similar products]
5Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Reference > General   [3559  similar products]
6Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Reference > Office Skills   [363  similar products]
7Books > Subjects > Business & Investing > Reference   [287  similar products]

Similar Products
Essential Managers: Communicate Clearly (DK Essential Managers)
Essential Managers: Communicate Clearly (DK Essential Managers)
Item: 146660

How to Delegate (Essential Managers Series)
How to Delegate (Essential Managers Series)
Item: 146675

Manage Your Time (DK Essential Managers)
Manage Your Time (DK Essential Managers)
Item: 146681

Reviews - What do our customers think?
Concise And Practical Resume Advice  Feb 2, 2006
The DK "Essential Managers" series is a great value in the world of business publications. They are all very goal oriented and full of practical, real-world advice that is universally applicable.

In this volume Simon Howard (Robert Heller is often incorrectly credited with authorship) details the basics of resume writing and job search skills. The advice is generally excellent and is concisely delivered with separate chapters focusing on important resume writing skills such as format (mainly chronological versus functional), dealing with employment agencies, formulating cover letters, presentation of education and experience, etc. In the final few pages he provides samples of resumes of differing focus for diverse situations such as first time job seeker, returning to work, career changers, etc.

This is not a book of numerous differing sample resumes to be used as templates, rather, it is a quick reference guide to the basics of resume writing and job searches. The book is not exhaustive, but is not meant to be: it is compact, practical, and easy to use. I recommend this book, especially to people just beginning to formulate their resume.

Write your own review about Essential Managers: Writing Your Resume

Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support