HBR Guide to Your Job Search: HBR Guide

  • 4h 10m 13s
  • Harvard Business Review
  • Gildan Media
  • 2024

You're ready to take the next step in your career. But securing the right role can take a lot of work—and a lot of time and energy. How do you move forward without getting overwhelmed by the process?

The HBR Guide to Your Job Search is here to help. Whether you're new to the workforce or have a well-established career, this book contains practical advice for navigating your job hunt.

You'll learn how to: structure your search strategically; translate your strengths into a strong personal story; activate your network to find opportunities; write a résumé that gets callbacks; craft answers to common interview questions; and set yourself up for success in your new role.

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About the Author

Harvard Business Review is the leading destination for smart management thinking. Through its flagship magazine, 12 international licensed editions, books from Harvard Business Review Press, and digital content and tools published on HBR.org, Harvard Business Review provides professionals around the world with rigorous insights and best practices to lead themselves and their organizations more effectively and to make a positive impact.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1 - A Framework for Structuring Your Job Search
  • Chapter 2 - Job Hunting While Working Full-Time
  • Chapter 3 - Get the Most Out of Informational Interviews
  • Chapter 4 - How to Reach Out to a Recruiter
  • Chapter 5 - Managing the Emotional Roller Coaster of a Job Search
  • Chapter 6 - Write a Résumé That Stands Out
  • Chapter 7 - Take These Four Steps Before Applying to a New Job
  • Chapter 8 - How to Write a Cover Letter
  • Chapter 9 - The Key to Landing Your Next Job? Storytelling
  • Chapter 10 - Ten Common Job Interview Questions and How to Answer Them
  • Chapter 11 - Figuring Out If a Company’s Culture Is Right for You
  • Chapter 12 - Nailing a Remote Interview
  • Chapter 13 - Interviewing Internally? Here’s How to Stand Out
  • Chapter 14 - Get a Great Recommendation from a Job Reference
  • Chapter 15 - Four Ways to Follow Up After a Job Interview
  • Chapter 16 - Fifteen Rules for Negotiating a Job Offer
  • Chapter 17 - Strategies for BIPOC to Negotiate Equitable Pay
  • Chapter 18 - Managing a Job Offer When You’re Still Interviewing Elsewhere
  • Chapter 19 - Quitting Without Burning Bridges
  • Chapter 20 - What to Say in an Exit Interview
  • Chapter 21 - Five Questions to Ask When Starting a New Role
  • Chapter 22 - Starting a New Job Remotely