Now more than ever, job seekers need current and relevant information to secure a position. Perrot has résumé books, interview books, books about networking, and more. In today’s economic climate, the competition can be tough.
Here is a sampling of the books we have on display in the Reading Room– which is also where we keep the current newspapers:
- 48 Days to the Work You Love, by Dan Miller: A book that helps readers see clear patterns from which they can make successful career and job decisions.
- Amazing Résumés: What Employers Want to See– and How to Say It, by Jim Bright: With its emphasis on what motivates employers, this resource is a great alternative to traditional résumé books. Readers will learn the basics of how to present their credentials and experience in the most effective way.
- Excuse Me, Your Job is Waiting: Attract the Work You Want, by Laura George: Helps you identify the qualities you want in a job and shows you how to stay focused and upbeat to draw that perfect job to you. It offers information on résumés, cover letters, internet job boards, interview strategies, and more.
- The Savvy Part-Time Professional: How to Land, Create or Negotiate the Part-Time Job of Your Dreams, by Lynn Berger: This book includes real-life examples of people who have made the switch to part-time, as well as ideas and options for these positions and tips for working part-time within an organization or at home.