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The First 60 Seconds: Win the Job Interview before It Begins
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In the first 60 seconds, interviewers can decide whether you will be moved to the top of the list... or dropped from consideration!

In today's crowded job market, The First 60 Seconds is an innovative book that shows job seekers how best to impress in that crucial first minute and gives strategies to constantly differentiate themselves from the competition. From preparing a credentials package to connecting with the interviewer, candidates will learn how to set themselves apart every time���especially essential with a 5% national unemployment rate.

Author Dan Burns has provided consulting and employee placement services to Fortune 500 companies for the past fourteen years. He'll show you how to tackle:

  • The 60 Days before the Interview
  • The Next 60 Minutes (after the First 60 Seconds)
  • The Close and the Follow-Up
  • The 60-Month Career Plan
  • Whether you're a new job-seeker or out on the market after years of steady employment, The First 60 Seconds gives you the best tools to win your next great career opportunity.

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  • The 60 Days before the Interview
  • The Next 60 Minutes (after the First 60 Seconds)
  • The Close and the Follow-Up
  • The 60-Month Career Plan
  • Whether you're a new job-seeker or out on the market after years of steady employment, The First 60 Seconds gives you the best tools to win your next great career opportunity.

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    Author Dan Burns has provided consulting and employee placement services to Fortune 500 companies for the past fourteen years. He'll show you how to tackle:

  • The 60 Days before the Interview
  • The Next 60 Minutes (after the First 60 Seconds)
  • The Close and the Follow-Up
  • The 60-Month Career Plan
  • Whether you're a new job-seeker or out on the market after years of steady employment, The First...

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    Introduction: It All Happens in 60 Seconds

    Section 1: The 60-Day Plan

    Chapter 1: Overview of the 60-Day Plan

    Chapter 2: Assessing and Understanding Your Job and Career Market

    Chapter 3: The Company Profile

    Chapter 4: The Job Profile

    Chapter 5: Your Personal Profile

    Chapter 6: Your Professional Experience Inventory

    Chapter 7: Preparing Your Credentials

    Chapter 8: Presenting Your Credentials

    Chapter 9: Arranging the Job Interview

    Chapter 10: Honing Your Communication Skills

    Chapter 11: Preparing for the Interview

    Chapter 12: Dressing Up Your Image

    Section 2: The First 60 Seconds

    Chapter 13: What You Can Accomplish in 60 Seconds

    Chapter 14: The Final Countdown

    Chapter 15: The First Look

    Chapter 16: The Greeting

    Chapter 17: The Relationship

    Chapter 18: The First 60 Seconds: Final Thoughts and Considerations

    Section 3: Managing the Next 60 Minutes

    Chapter 19: Setting the Stage for the Interview

    Chapter 20: Summarize Your Qualifications

    Chapter 21: Continue Developing a Relationship with the Interviewer

    Chapter 22: Understand What's in It for You

    Chapter 23: I'm Available! What's Next?

    Section 4: The Close

    Chapter 24: Post-Interview Communications

    Chapter 25: The Offer Letter and Employment Agreement

    Chapter 26: Your First Day

    Section 5: Your 60-Month Career Plan

    Chapter 27: The Future Begins Now

    Chapter 28: Goals and Plans

    Chapter 29: Prospecting for Career Growth and Opportunity

    Chapter 30: Preparing Yourself for Your Next Career Opportunity

    Chapter 31: The First 60 Seconds for Life

    Epilogue : The First 60 Seconds for Life

    List of Exhibits

    Index

    About the Author

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