by Donald L. Wilkes With Viola Hamilton-Wilkes



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 10/13/2006

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 122
ISBN : 9780595841028
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 7.5x9.25
Page Count : 122
ISBN : 9780595396962

About the Book

Teen Guide was updated 2020 Advance praise for Teen Guide Job Search: Ten Steps to Your Future

"The basic tools presented in your book have far-reaching uses "
-Pamela Simon, human resources generalist

"The book should benefit students tremendously."
-Anne Duffy, career education, Alhambra School District

What is one important lesson not being taught in schools today? How to get a job! In the easy-to-read guide Teen Guide Job Search: Ten Steps to Your Future, authors Donald L. Wilkes and Viola Hamilton-Wilkes share everything you need to know about finding a job and offer helpful advice about what to expect once you start working.

Teen Guide Job Search outlines ten steps to prepare teens for a successful job search and subsequent employment, including the following:

  • Learning your likes and dislikes
  • Putting together a resume
  • Considering employment sources
  • Dressing for success
  • Preparing for interviews
  • Understanding on-the-job dos and don'ts

Also provided are definitions for difficult words used in interviews and on employment applications. Teen Guide Job Search prepares students for successful, fearless job hunting and provides tips for professional behavior.

About the Author

As a job search trainer, Donald L. Wilkes has hired and trained in private industry for all sizes of companies, ranging from small businesses to national retail chains. He lives in California with his wife and coauthor, Viola.

Viola Hamilton-Wilkes has a broad interviewing and managing background, and specializes in training and motivating young people. We also assist with job search coaching and resume development.