What Not To Do When Seeking Employment

by Jay B. Crawford



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/27/2004

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 132
ISBN : 9781418423490
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : E-Book
Page Count : 132
ISBN : 9781418481445

About the Book

If you were born in the last century, it is probable that you have been unemployed, or will be unemployed, in your lifetime! Lots of experts have written books on how to conduct job searches. This is the first book that identifies what not to do when seeking employment. The author has shared his 40-year career experiences as a job-seeker and employer. The book reveals the unpublished realities of some small, medium and large organizations. Flip through the book. At the end of each chapter you will find lists totaling over 180 “Don’ts” to avoid in a job search or in an under-employment situation. Topics include mindset, pressures, preparation, options, resume and cover letter writing, interviewing overview, telephone interviewing, in-person interviewing and a straight forward story of how the author’s real life experiences relate to his job-hunting advice.

About the Author

Jay Crawford is a human resource generalist who has provided problem-solving, security and management services for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies.

Jay offers a 40-year track record in successful security management.  He became Board Certified in Security Management in 1982 and was awarded the Certified Protection Professional lifetime designation in January 2002. His employment experience includes information security, investigations, physical security, integrated electronic systems and crime prevention for numerous industries, the United States Government, contract and proprietary security organizations. 

He has published numerous articles on security-related topics and has been active in many civic and professional organizations.

Jay holds a Business and Industrial Management Degree.

He is a USMC Vietnam Veteran.