Books

Susan’s Books

Resume Magic — Resources from the book

resume-magic“Whitcomb has created the gold standard in resume guides.” — Katherine Hansen, author of Dynamic Cover Letters, Dynamic Cover Letters for New Graduates, and A Foot in the Door: Networking Your Way into the Hidden Job Market

Filled with “before and after” resume examples that not only teach the author’s special techniques but also show why they work, “Resume Magic” divulges the secrets of better resume writing from an expert with more than a decade of experience producing powerful, effective resumes.

Job Search Magic

job-search-magic“Any job seeker who follows the formula in this comprehensive, entertaining, and clearly written guide should expect success.” — Laura A. DeCarlo, President, Career Directors International

A complete, coaching-oriented system for finding the perfect job. Includes tips on resumes, cover letters, interviews, career choice, salary negotiation.

Interview Magic

interview-magicOne of the finest and definitely the most user-friendly book on interviewing that I’ve ever read. — Wendy S. Enelow, CCM, MRW, JCTC, CPRW, Author and Founder/Past President, Career Masters Institute

Interview Magic 2nd Edition is a companion to the very successful Resume Magic and Cover Letter Magic. More than an interview how-to, this “career dictionary” holds A-to-Z secrets from America’s most trusted career coach. Future-proof your career as you learn to provide value to employers, create a memorable career brand, quadruple your interview opportunities, tap into the most overlooked interview “must,” demonstrate your ability to do the job, and bottom-line the return-on-investment employers will receive for hiring you. In addition, identify your Achilles Heel and maintain a mindset that will increase your confidence and success.

The Christian Career Journey

christians-career-journeyFinding a new job can be an overwhelming experience. Instead of becoming flustered and losing hope, many job seekers find comfort in knowing God has a plan and a purpose for their life and career.Not only does this book reveal the seven-step process to discovering the Master F.I.T. for one’s career, it offers Christ-Centered coaching questions and spirit-inspired “pocket prayers” for power and peace every step of the journey. The guide helps Christians discover the new definition of a J.O.B.-a Journey of Becoming!

30-Day Job Promotion

30-day-job-promotion“The code for successfully creating a powerful job promotion plan has been broken. Its secrets are revealed in this book!” — Perry Rhue, Certified Professional Coach and Senior Talent Manager–IBM

30-Day Job Promotion gives experienced professionals and first-time workers insider strategies for standing out and demonstrating their value to employers. These quick tips put readers on the fast track to a promotion – and more money – in just a matter of weeks!

The Twitter Job Search Guide

twitter job search guideThis groundbreaking guide from three leading career experts will show you how Twitter can energize your job search and advance your career in just 15 minutes a day.

Join millions of users who in few characters than a standard text message have exponentially increased the size of their personal and professional networks by changing ideas, demonstrating subject matter expertise, enhancing their reputation, and developing a fan club.

Winner of 2010 Career Innovator Award

1st place CDI Career Innovator Award 2010

Decisions, Decisions for MBAs

 If we knew the right questions to ask ourselves in life, we’d always have the answers!  This Fast-Fix, Quick-Tip books shows you how to:

  • Pinpoint what’s getting in the way of career clarity
  • Beta test your inclinations, interests and intuitions.
  • Move forward with the confidence that makes employers want to choose you.

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