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Preparing for Success in Corporate America - College Guide is a basic guide for college students as well as anyone trying to break into the job market for the first time. It takes readers through a comprehensive planning and preparation process, covering every stage of the transition from college to career in order to ensure professional achievement.
Preparing for Success in Corporate America – College Guide is a basic guide that provides fundamental and practical information to help college students effectively prepare for success in the corporate job market. This guide is a must for college students and was designed to help them understand the active role they must take in planning for life after college and the steps required to posture themselves for corporate success. It takes the reader through a comprehensive planning and preparation process, which covers every stage of the transition to ensure professional achievement.
Samuel offers a step-by-step, easy-to-read method on the principles of career success and provides readers with the unwritten corporate rules that cannot be found in most other guides. She illustrates techniques for building a résumé, preparing for an interview and remaining competitive in an ever-changing job market. Included in the guide are sample cover letters, résumés, thank you letters, acceptance letters and resignation letters aimed at producing maximum results. Readers will learn how other successful professionals are thriving in the work force and what is needed to meet and exceed an employer’s expectations.
What makes Preparing for Success in Corporate America – College Guide unique is that most of the material in this guide offers proven and effective advice and guidance for succeeding in the work force, based on the author’s twenty-plus years of professional experience in the areas of career planning, professional development, and human relations. Readers will learn what other successful professionals are doing to thrive in the work force, and what is needed to meet and exceed an employer’s expectations. The tips and techniques are here:
How to build a slam-dunk résumé.
How to prepare for an interview and to land a job.
How to keep a job after landing one.
And most of all:
How to remain competitive in an ever-changing job market.
This book offers a step-by-step, easy-to-read guide to the principles of career success and provides the reader with unwritten corporate rules that can’t be found in most other guides.
Preparing for Success in Corporate America – College Guide offers straightforward samples of professional cover letters, résumés, thank-you letters, acceptance letters, and resignation letters that produce maximum results. The samples alone supply a wealth of good ideas that save the reader precious time and provide proven methods of getting the attention of potential employers.
Writing this book has allowed me to share my story through personal and professional experiences, and my only hope is that my story will help others succeed as they go through their own professional career journey. After reading this book, students will be able to amply prepare and market themselves as they begin to transition from college life to seeking employment in the corporate work force. It is my desire that this book will inspire others to go where there is no path…and leave a trail.