Breaking Into Publishing

Author: Kevin Sullivan
Editor:
ISBN: 9780990589709
Size: 20,75 MB
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The essential resource for anyone searching for a job in the dynamic field of publishing. From magazines, to newspapers, and various types of book publishing, this timely resource provides tips and tricks that will help you navigate this unique industry. Breaking Into Publishing provides a detailed industry overview including department and position descriptions, key terms to help you speak the industry's language, industry-specific interview questions, information and insight to give you a competitive edge in the job marketplace, tips on how to market yourself to hiring managers, how to use social media in your job search, and profiles of people that have secured jobs in the publishing industry and related fields.

Pick Me

Author: Nancy Vonk
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118040416
Size: 16,72 MB
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Advertising is a fantastic industry, but actually getting a job (or even your foot in the door) can seem next to impossible. Whether you're a student or a young professional loaded with questions, this one-of-a-kind guide shows you how to land a job and how to thrive once you're in and the pressure is on. Authors Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin are seasoned creative directors and longtime creative partners. In Pick Me, these industry leaders answer your toughest ad career questions, like: Is advertising right for me? How do I build a killer portfolio? How do I get an interview with the elusive creative director? Should I accept an unpaid internship? How do I find the right partner? How do I beat creative block? How do I avoid burnout? Plus, fourteen industry superstars share their insights and explain how they broke into the business. You'll hear from Bob Barrie, Rick Boyko, David Droga, Mark Fenske, Neil French, Sally Hogshead, Mike Hughes, Shane Hutton, Brian Millar, Tom Monahan, Chuck Porter, Bob Scarpelli, Chris Staples, and Lorraine Tao. Forget the clichés this is advertising as it really is. If you're hell-bent on making it, this informative guide will put you on track for a career in one of the most exciting businesses on the planet.

Getting A Job In Private Equity

Author: Brian Korb
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470292628
Size: 14,72 MB
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A rare look at how to navigate the difficult private equityhiring path A career in today's private equity (PE) arena—which alsoincludes venture capital as well as PE fund of funds, hybrid funds,and secondary funds—can be extremely rewarding. But with thepopularity of this profession on the rise and the number ofcandidates far outweighing the positions available, landing a jobin this field can be a difficult endeavor. Gaining a better understanding of the PE career path and how thehiring process works is a distinct advantage for those seeking tobreak into the business. And Getting a Job in Private Equityhas the targeted advice you'll need to achieve this goal. Here,you'll discover what it takes to make it in PE from different"entry points"—out of undergrad, as a pre-MBA, from businessschool, and even once you've been out of school for severalyears—what sort of experience is needed to set yourself upfor a position, and what can be done to improve your chances oflanding one of these limited opportunities. Along the way, Getting a Job in Private Equity alsooffers case studies of more than thirty people who havesuccessfully navigated the PE hiring path. These people candidlydiscuss what worked for them, what their interviews were like, andwhat, if anything, they would have done differently. Sample resumesfrom fifteen of these individuals are also included. If you're seriously considering a career in PE, you have tobecome familiar with how firms hire. With Getting a Job inPrivate Equity, you'll gain invaluable insights that will allowyou to stay one step ahead of other individuals looking to secure aposition in this field.

Great Jobs For Everyone 50

Author: Kerry Hannon
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118240707
Size: 15,69 MB
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The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after 50 Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment. Opportunities abound—the trick is knowing where to look and what to expect. Whether readers are interested in trying jobs they've long dreamed of doing, or just want something with flexible hours that brings in a little extra income, this book covers all the options. As Americans live longer and healthier lives, the desire to work longer—for the income, the mental engagement, or the chance to give back—has grown. But there is little guidance for the 50+ crowd looking for work and few role models who've blazed a path. In Great Jobs for Everyone 50+, author and personal finance, retirement, and career transitions expert Kerry Hannon shows the way, with compelling stories from people who've been there. Presenting the nitty-gritty details of available job opportunities, wages to expect, typical hours, and the qualifications and savvy needed to get hired, the book is loaded with practical advice on how to prepare both professionally and financially to start out on a new adventure. Shows where the best opportunities for new employment lie Helps readers find profitable and rewarding jobs to save for retirement Understands that different workers want different things from their jobs and shows how to cast a wide net to find an opportunity that fits Provides incredible insights into working after 50 from Kerry Hannon, a nationally renowned expert in personal finance, retirement, and career transitions Motivational, inspirational, and thoroughly practical, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ explains how to find part-time, temporary, work-at-home, or seasonal employment in profitable, rewarding jobs.

Career Opportunities In Biotechnology And Drug Development

Author: Toby Freedman
Editor: CSHL Press
ISBN: 0879697253
Size: 20,78 MB
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Offers detailed information on over one hundred careers in such areas as regulatory affairs, product development, information management, and sales.

The Day Of The Duchess

Author: Sarah MacLean
Editor: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062379461
Size: 13,10 MB
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The one woman he will never forget… Malcolm Bevingstoke, Duke of Haven, has lived the last three years in self-imposed solitude, paying the price for a mistake he can never reverse and a love he lost forever. The dukedom does not wait, however, and Haven requires an heir, which means he must find himself a wife by summer’s end. There is only one problem—he already has one. The one man she will never forgive… After years in exile, Seraphina, Duchess of Haven, returns to London with a single goal—to reclaim the life she left and find happiness, unencumbered by the man who broke her heart. Haven offers her a deal; Sera can have her freedom, just as soon as she finds her replacement…which requires her to spend the summer in close quarters with the husband she does not want, but somehow cannot resist. A love that neither can deny… The duke has a single summer to woo his wife and convince her that, despite their broken past, he can give her forever, making every day THE DAY OF THE DUCHESS

All You Need To Know About The Movie And Tv Business

Author: Gail Resnik
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684800640
Size: 20,14 MB
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Provides advice on jobs, training, and the pitfalls of the television and movie industry, focusing on breaking into Hollywood

In The Country

Author: Mia Alvar
Editor: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780749805
Size: 12,66 MB
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A pharmacist living in New York smuggles drugs to his ailing father in Manila, only to discover alarming truths about his family and his past. In Bahrain, a Filipina teacher drawn to a special pupil finds, to her surprise, that she is questioning her own marriage. A college student leans on her brother, a labourer in Saudi Arabia, to support her writing ambitions, without realizing that his is the life truly made for fiction. And in the title story, a journalist and a nurse face an unspeakable trauma amidst the political turmoil of the Philippines in the 1970s and ‘80s. In the Country speaks to the heart of everyone who has ever searched for a place to call home. From teachers to housemaids, from mothers to sons, Alvar’s powerful debut collection explores the universal experiences of loss, displacement and the longing to connect across borders both real and imagined. Deeply compassionate and richly felt, In the Country marks the emergence of a formidable new writer.

Careers In Media And Communication

Author: Stephanie A. Smith
Editor: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1544320809
Size: 12,12 MB
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Skills for finding and securing a job in mass communication Careers in Media and Communication is a practical resource that helps you understand how a communication degree can prepare you for a range of fulfilling careers; it gives you the skills you will need to compete in a changing job market. Award-winning teacher and author Stephanie A. Smith draws from her years of professional experience to guide you through the trends and processes of identifying, finding, and securing a job in in mass communication. Throughout the book, you will explore the daily lives of professionals currently working in the field, as well as gain firsthand insights into the training and experience that hiring managers seek. Key Features: Real stories from current practitioners describe the day-to-day work experience you can expect in an entry-level position, as well as give you insight into the skills and aptitudes that hiring managers are seeking. Detailed career profiles introduce you to a variety of careers and help you identify the skills needed to be successful in each line of work. An overview of current industry trends familiarizes you with the hiring needs and practices in mass communication industries.

6 Steps To Breaking Into Pharmaceutical Biotech And Medical Sales

Author: Aaron Beyer
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ISBN: 9781618630094
Size: 12,79 MB
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In "6 STEPS TO BREAKING INTO PHARMACEUTICAL, BIOTECH & MEDICAL SALES: HOW TO GET A JOB AS A PROFESSIONAL SALES REPRESENTATIVE IN 2 WEEKS OR LESS," I have made it easy by detailing the entire process in 6 Easy Steps so that, in as little as 2 weeks, you can have a job offer and a great career ahead of you. With these proven interviewing and hiring strategies, you will be prepared, confident and ready to break into the highly competitive and lucrative Medical Sales field career as a Professional Sales Representative in Medical Sales, Pharmaceutical Sales or Biotech Sales. You may be thinking: Is this really the right career for me? Let me help you out. If you are outgoing and energetic, like the flexibility to work on your own, like to work hard, and like to be rewarded for your hard work, and want opportunities for advancement, then this is the right career for you. In this book you'll discover: Industry Insights, Company Links, Sales Representative Resumes, Job Search Resources, Interviewing Strategies, and Preparing for All Phases of the Job Interview.