Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World by Lindsey PollakGetting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World by Lindsey Pollak

Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World

byLindsey Pollak

Paperback | March 22, 2007

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How do you get a job without experience and get experience without a job? It's the question virtually every college student or recent graduate faces. In Getting from College to Career, Lindsey Pollak offers the first definitive guide to building the experience, skills, and confidence you need before starting your first major job search. Her 90 action-oriented tips include strategies ranging from the simple to the expert, including:

  • Avoid the biggest mistake in career prep and job hunting
  • Subscribe to a daily newspaper
  • E-mail like a professional
  • Make every event a networking success
  • Practice the eight essentials of internship achievement
  • Perform five minutes of stand-up
  • Overprepare for interviews
  • Persist

Getting from College to Career gives you the essential information and guidance you need to get your foot in the door of the real world. Don't start your first job search without it!

How do you get a job without experience and get experience without a job? It's the question virtually every college student or recent graduate faces. In Getting from College to Career, Lindsey Pollak offers the first definitive guide to building the experience, skills, and confidence you need before starting your first major job search...
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Title:Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real WorldFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.75 inPublished:March 22, 2007Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006114259X

ISBN - 13:9780061142598

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“A well-written, lively and easyto follow guide.” (Time.com)