Tell Stories Get Hired

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DAISY WRIGHT has gained a reputation as one of Canada's top career and employment strategists and has received several awards for her achievements. Through her company, The Wright Career Solution, she helps mid-career professionals, managers and executives tell their career stories and get hired FASTER!

Her corporate work experience began in Jamaica, includes a stint with UNIFEM, (now UN Women) in New York, and continued in the corporate arena in Canada. A former instructor in the Faculty of Business at Sheridan College, she honed her training and facilitation skills while teaching Business Communication and other courses to the executive administration group.

Some of Daisy's work have been published in nine of the more popular résumé, cover letter and career books. Recognized as a subject matter expert, Daisy is often contacted for career advice by Canada's national newspaper, The Globe & Mail, as well as the Toronto Sun. She is a founding member of Career Professionals of Canada, and has been honoured several times by the organization as Outstanding Canadian Career Leader.

Daisy holds a BA in Public Administration from Ryerson University, a Post-graduate Diploma in Career Development from Conestoga College and was recognized by the College with the 2011 Alumni of Distinction award.

She has been a mentor to women and internationally-trained professionals, and was nominated for a 2011 Zonta Women of Achievement award by the Brampton-Caledon Chapter of Zonta International.

Read more about her at www.daisywright.com and www.thewrightcareer.com.

Tell Stories Get Hired
 

Innovative Strategies to Land Your Next Job And Advance Your Career

Authored by Daisy Wright

We tell stories every day - to family, friends, and colleagues - and we do it with ease. Yet, when it comes to the job search, or our careers, we fail to use these natural storytelling techniques to our advantage. Tell Stories, Get Hired demonstrates that the way to a hiring manager's heart is through storytelling.

Storytelling is the foundation on which your career marketing efforts are built. Your résumé, LinkedIn Profile, elevator pitch, personal website and blog are all telling your story. Learn how to coordinate these elements of your story into an authentic personal brand and advance your career.

Tell Stories, Get Hired features advice and insight from individuals who have experienced some of the job search and career challenges you have faced. None found their experience easy, but they used their stories to get ahead.

The book addresses how to:

* Create a storytelling résumé and biography
* Prepare for the interview using stories
* Build a social media job search campaign
* Advance your career through sponsorships
* Network and build professional relationships
* Work with recruiters

The storytelling techniques in this book will boost your chances of landing the job or career you want.


Publication Date:
2014-11-10
ISBN/EAN13:
0981310443 / 9780981310442
Page Count:
202
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
6" x 9"
Language:
English
Color:
Black and White
Related Categories:
Business & Economics / Careers / Job Hunting




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