9. Littleford, D., Halstead, J., Mulraine, C. (2004). Career skills. Opening Doors into the Job Market. Palgrave macmillan.
Career Skills will help you see yourself through recruiters' eyes. It's a workbook that contains lots of valuable insights helping you to identify your personal selling points and use them on your CV, at interview and beyond.
■ It explains what recruiters look for and the techniques they use to identify potential employees.
■ It helps you work out what you have to offer.
■ It includes detailed guidance on CV production and letter writing.
■ It offers tips on presentation skills and managing your interview nerves.
■ It gives a wide range of interview questions and clarifies what recruiters really want to know.
■ It provides techniques to assess your performance.
■ It creates a basis for your continued career development.
David Littleford, John Halstead and Charles Mulraine together have over 60 years' experience of working with young people who are at the start of their careers. Their book Career Skills covers everything from getting started through to interview and beyond. It's the only book you'll need, and in a competitive job market, you can't afford to be without it!