Don't Send a Resume: And Other Contrarian Rules to Help Land a Great Job
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Date: March 2003
Duration: 2 hours 38 minutes
Counterintuitive commandments for hungry job-seekers from the bestselling author of How to Become CEO and How to Become a Rainmaker
Anyone who thinks getting a good job is easy in this booming economy should think again. Greater prosperity has made the work force smarter and more competitive than ever. The real plum jobs are out there, but they're harder to get than ever. Now, bestselling author and innovative thinker Jeffrey J. Fox, who has helped thousands of listeners rise to the top of any organization, steps up to the plate once again with this no-nonsense collection of surprising and daring rules for landing the right job.
Easy to listen to, inspiring, and often counterintuitive, these concise directives reflect the values of creative thinking and persistence that have made Fox one of America's most emulated businessmen. He has had proven success with all his rules, such as:
don't ask for directions
make a big splash...not a bunch of little ripples
don't talk in an interview
Fox also offers a Job Getting Blueprint, a Job Seeker's Glossary, several first interview questions, as well as the basic form and variations for a 'boomerang letter.' His rules not only help today's job seekers devise a winning strategy, but also show them how to prepare for and make the best impression in an interview. This wisdom-packed program gives listeners the edge on the competition, and helps prepare them for the challenges and rewards of landing not just a good job, but a great one.