Over 40 & You're Hired!

Over 40 & You're Hired!

Secrets to Landing A Great Job

Book - 2009
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"Robin Ryan has the inside track on how to get hired." - ABC NEWS

If you are over 40 and struggling to land a new job, you're not alone. It's a whole new ballgame out there, so America's top career counselor has perfected a market-tested program to help you stand out effectively and appeal to employers amid age discrimination and floods of competition. In Over 40 and You're Hired! , Robin Ryan draws on her 30 years of direct hiring experience, 20 years as a career counselor, and her extensive relationships with hundreds of recruiters, decisions makers, and HR professionals to give you the skills and tools you need to revitalize your career and secure a new, better-paying job. She covers:

* How hiring has changed and what you need to do to compete
* Ways to tap into the the 80% of all jobs that are never advertised
* LinkedIn strategies you to need to use
* Successful formats for creating a winning Resume and Cover Letter
* Answers to tough interview questions
* Effective strategies to overcome age discrimination
* Proven salary negotiation techniques
* Effective strategies to present yourself as the candidate to hire
* Networking techniques to get in front of decision makers
* Inspiration and motivation to foster your success!

"Targeted and strategic--a real winner." -- Business Radio Network

"Loaded with great tips and a valuable bonus section available only to book buyers." - Long Island Press

"If you use Robin Ryan's advice, you definitely fly by the competition." - - KING-TV News

"Robin Ryan is America's leading authority on how to get hired in today's job market." -- The Arizona Republic

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2009
ISBN: 9780143116981
Branch Call Number: 650.14 Ry
Description: xvi, 234 pages ; 20 cm
Alternative Title: Over forty and you're hired


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