Dating and job searching are two activities everyone has experienced. Owens, the lead college recruiter for AOL, shares her years of experience by communicating the similarities between these common, frustrating and unpredictable experiences in a new language job seekers are surely to understand.
The 99-page book highlights the basics in the job search process – resumes, networking and interviewing – by offering many examples and illustrations to follow. Each chapter ends with “Deal Breakers” every seeker should avoid like do not make repeat calls or emails to recruiters asking if your resume has been received.
Her commentary also mentions recruiter truths such as: recruiters normally do not read cover letters, and touches on recruiter’s volume of applications and workloads and one can stand out from the rest.
Job seekers neglecting the insight from this book are receiving a career kiss of death.