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  • Keywords
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    • Job-hunting,
    • Job-seeking,
    • Employment tips,
    • Finding work,
    • Career management,
    • Career best practices

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Careers AF! (2nd Edition)
New Rules, New Tools for the Post-Pandemic Gig Economy
by M. Michelle Nadon

It’s a Whole New Job World Out There! So many things have changed yet so many things still apply to your getting the right job at a salary that works for you. This is true whether you want a staff position or you’re looking to freelance—or even if you want to monetize a hobby or talent. That’s why Careers AF! 2nd Edition is the go-to resource for you if you’re a… New Grad and want to get a foot in the door Millennial looking to move up the corporate ladder Boomer intending to transition or reinvent yourself, or New Immigrant trying to get a handle on the local business culture Reading Careers AF! is a pleasure. Its relaxed, everyday language feels like you’re sitting down with a friend who’s really smart, has decades of experience as a recruiter and job coach yet is totally in tune with 21st century job realities. But don’t let the casual tone fool you; this is powerful, practical stuff. And there are many powerful, hands-on takeaways: • Valuable information you will use to assess specifically which jobs are a fit for you so you don’t waste time applying for a job you can’t get or really don’t want • Easy guidelines for writing your cover letter, bio and even recommendations (in case someone is willing to recommend you but wants you to write the actual letter) • Up to the minute tips on how to effectively make today’s technologies, like Twitter, LinkedIn and other platforms, really work for you • Insightful techniques for preparing yourself mentally and emotionally for your search • Insider insights into how to kill at the interview (along with “the 3 biggest mistakes people make at interviews” so you can avoid them) • Clear advice on how to ask for the salary you want and maximize your chances of getting it • Real inspiration and encouragement to actually do the things that will position you at the top of the list when you apply for a job. If you’re in the job market—or thinking of entering it—maximize your efforts and avoid potential discouragement by setting yourself up for success with the knowledge, savvy and experience available on every page in Careers AF! 2nd Edition. P.S. The chapter on networking alone is worth the cost of the book! P.P.S. Check out the accompanying Career Toolkit here:

"An inspired and inspiring look at careers, designed to help job seekers chart a path in the new normal." —Alisyn Camerota, Anchor, CNN New Day "Nadon provides a powerful, much needed framework—now more than ever—on how to be in the driver’s seat of your career. Pick up this book and re-master your future with purpose!" —Hassan Akmal, Executive Director, UCLA Career Center & Author: How to be a Career Mastermind™

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M. Michelle Nadon’s company links today’s businesses with top talent through innovative recruitment models and cutting-edge career enrichment programs. Nadon lives north of Toronto and spends all of her spare time, goodwill and company profits on animal rescue and animal advocacy.


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