Friday, January 22, 2021

Real-Resumes for Computer Jobs

$10

There are challenging and interesting jobs in the computer field, but how do you get to them, and how do you present yourself in the most favorable light so that you can be considered for the best jobs? This book will help you enter or advance in the computer field, and you'll make sure you "talk the talk" of the field in ways that are designed to get potential employers dialing your number or e-mailing you. If you want to know how to discuss LAN, WAN, MCSE, UNIX, network switching, and many other technical terms, this book is for you. Get the resume book that will help you professionally talk in language such as the following: network engineer; local area network; wide area network; Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE); management information system (MIS); fiber optics; C++; UNIX; software; hardware; network switching manager; wire and cable systems installer; switching team chief; technical inspector; and many other technical terms and job titles designed to communicate in the lingo of the computer field so that you will have an edge in the job market. A word of advice from Editor Anne McKinney: "If you want to enter the computer field or advance in the industry, you don't need just any resume book. You need an industry-specific resume book! You will love this book targeted specifically to the computer field. Every resume and cover letter we put in a Real-Resumes Series book has been tested and proven in the real job market. Don't play games with your career. Your choice of a resume book is one of the most important career decisions you will ever make."Praise for this book and other books in the Real-Resumes Series:"Distinguished by its highly readable samples." Library Journal"This book gathers real resumes which gained computer jobs of all kinds. Since many technical types aren't writers, this comes as a special gift: select a winning format, plug in your background specs, and away you go. It's that easy-with REAL RESUMES in hand." - The Midwest Book Revi

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Real-resumes for Restaurant, Food Service & Hotel Jobs: Including Real Resumes Used to Change Careers and Transfer Skills to Other Industries

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Is your goal related to advancing in the restaurant, food service, or hotel field? How do you land a job or advance in the restaurant, food service, and hotel fields? And how do you transition into a new field if you have specialized experience in waitressing and food service? This book can help. This valuable book shows how to communicate skills, experience, and potential by showing real resumes that worked for real people. Nearly every resume is accompanied by a companion cover letter, and the book offers readers advice and insights gained by hundreds of job hunters in actual job campaigns. Experience shown on these resumes include jobs such as Bartender, Waiter, Waitress, Dining Facility Supervisor, Restaurant Manager, Kitchen Manager, Convention Manager, Catering and Banquet Manager, Fast Food Server, Front of the House Manager, and many other jobs. Whether you are seeking work in these areas or attempting to transition restaurant and hotel experience to other industries, this book is essential. A word of advice from Editor Anne McKinney: "If you want to enter the hospitality industry OR if you want to leave that industry and transition into other areas, you don't need just any resume book. You need an industry-specific resume book You will love this book targeted specifically to the restaurant, food service, and hotel field. Every resume and cover letter we put in a Real-Resumes Series book has been tested and proven in the real job market. Don't play games with your career. Your choice of a resume book is one of the most important career decisions you will ever make." Praise for this book and other books in the Real-Resumes Series: "Distinguished by its highly readable samples." - Library Journal "These excellent new guides don't just provide the usual coverage on how to write a resume. They provide industry-specific examples, industry-specific tips and cautions, and industry-specific strategies based on real-world resumes. Since many technical types aren't wr

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Real-Resumes for Career Changers

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Finding a new career after motherhood, changing fields or industries, finding a completely different type of work to do, seeking a change but staying in the same industry, moving from self-employment to something totally different? At last there is a book dedicated to the unique needs of career changers Each resume and cover letter combination reveals a story of a successful job hunt and career change. A best-selling title in the Real-Resumes Career Series edited by Anne McKinney. The book shows actual resumes and cover letters that helped real people change fields or industries. At a time when research shows that most working people have three distinctly different careers, at last there is a book which reveals the successful techniques involved in changing fields. The title is based on the philosophy that an effective career-change resume must 'build bridges' to new opportunities. The Table of Contents is designed to show individuals in varying degrees of career change and seeking different goals: finding a new career after motherhood, identifying a new product to sell or represent, determining a completely different type of work to do, seeking a change but staying in the same industry, changing fields with absolutely no idea what's next, changing fields with a pretty good idea about what's ahead, and changing from self-employment to something totally different. Praise for other titles in the Real-Resumes Series: "Distinguished by its highly readable samples. essential for library collections." - Library Journal "These excellent new guides don't just provide the usual coverage on how to write a resume. They provide industry-specific examples, industry-specific tips and cautions, and industry-specific strategies based on real-world resumes. Since many technical types aren't writers, this comes as a special gift; select a winning format, plug in your background specs, and away you go. It's that easy-with Real-Resumes in hand."- The Midwest Book Review Testimonials

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Dirty Jobs: Collection 7

$13

In "Dirty Jobs: Collection 7", Mike Rowe takes on more of America's unsavory undertakings - from Animal Control Specialist, Worm Grunter, Chicken Buster and Exotic Nanny - Mike Rowe does it all! There's a lot to learn as Mike Rowe introduces us to an elite assortment of men and women who make their living doing the most unthinkable and unimaginable jobs.

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Dirty Jobs: Collection 6

$29

Usually when Mike Rowe raises an eyebrow and says he smells a rat, he's not tossing around a random cliche. there's actually a beady-eyed rodent within spitting distance. In "Dirty Jobs Collection 6", Mike Rowe, the nation's guinea pig of grime, immerses us in his extraordinary quest to find some of the filthiest, most fascinating jobs on the planet. Mike continues to celebrate the people behind the world's toughest jobs, his ever-evolving relationship with poo and his unexplainable affinity for dirt. Featured Jobs: "Tofu Maker", "Glass Maker", "Reindeer Farm", "Marble Maker", Fireworks Technician", "Maple Syrup Maker", "Animal Control Specialist", "Cricket Farmer" and "Soo Locks Technician". Bonus Episode: Safety Third.

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Odd Jobs: Portraits of Unusual Occupations

$17

Presents portraits and profiles of sixty-five unique jobs in the United States, including a page turner, a bugler, a golf ball diver, and a doll doctor.

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Ridge Racer Unbounded Extended Pack: 3 Vehicles and 5 Paint Jobs

$3.99

A super sports car, 2 classic 60s machines and 5 paint jobs (PAC-MAN™, GALAGA™, TEKKEN™, SOULCALIBUR™, ACE COMBAT™), this pack has it all! Ridge Racer Unbounded Extended Pack: 3 Vehicles and 5 Paint Jobs

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The Idler book of Crap Jobs: 100 Tales Of Workplace Hell

$11

From one of the geniuses behind The Idler comes a hysterical compendium of people who do the the most humiliating, soul-destroying, immoral, and crappiest jobs out there.

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Same Difference: How Gender Myths Are Hurting Our Relationships, Our Children, and Our Jobs

$17

From respected academics like Carol Gilligan to pop-psych gurus like John Gray, and even the controversial Harvard President Lawrence Summers, the message has long been the same: Men and women are fundamentally different, and trying to bridge the gender gap can only lead to grief. But as the New York Times Book Review raved, Barnett and Rivers "debunk these theories in a no-nonsense way, offering a refreshingly direct (i.e. unashamedly judgmental) critique of traditional parental roles, tututting at the couples they interviewed who cling to stereotyped ideas of the family." "Blending case histories, new research and thoughtful analysis, the writers describe the divide between the sexes as a crevice, not a chasm. The good news: We're all a lot more flexible than the gender clich8Es let on."- Psychology Today

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Essential Computer Skills eCard

$39.95

Learn all the essential technology computer skills and applications that are commonly used in school and the workplace. This includes Microsoft apps such as Word processing, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, Outlook email and more. They will also be introduced to using Google apps such as Google drive as well as some basic computing and networking concepts. Lastly, the youth will learn necessary components to a computer and how they work to build their own machine. Essential Computer Skills eCard

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CA-3908 Computer Speaker System

$89.99

The CA-3908 is the perfect computer speaker system for gamers and movie watchers. The burly subwoofer will blast you out of your seat, and the finely tuned satellite speakers keep everything even and crisp. CA-3908 Computer Speaker System

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