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Author Villiers, Ann D

Title How to address selection criteria : improving your chances of being short-listed for a job / Ann D. Villiers
Edition Third edition
Published Canberra, A.C.T. : d.m. Press, 2000


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Description xviii, 206 pages ; 22 cm
regular print
Contents Understanding the system : the selection process -- Preparing and researching a position: two methods to improve your application preparation -- Six key points to note about an advertisement -- Seven ways to gain more information about a position -- Ten questions to ask the contact officer about the job -- Addressing selection criteria: preparing your application -- Key expressions used in selection criteria -- Five key functions covered by selection criteria -- Skills and abilities frequently sought -- Eight techniques to improve how you address selection criteria -- Three ways to help your referees write useful referee reports -- How to tackle some generic selection criteria: Government policies - equity and diversity -- Communication skills -- Flexibility and willingness to change -- Customer service -- Figures and finance -- Putting it all together: a case study -- Tips on interview preparation: six opportunities for improving your interview performance -- Nine ways to create a good impression at the interview -- Beyond the Public Service: applying this book's ideas to private sector jobs -- Take action : twenty-five actions for self-improvement -- Sixteen must-read books -- Mental nutrition for job applicants
Summary The only book available that focuses in depth on selection criteria. It is a practical step-by-step guide that enables a job applicant to successfully understand the rationale, interpret and address selection criteria in the written and oral part of job applications
Analysis Applications for Employment
Job Hunting
Resumes (Employment)
Notes Includes index
Title of 2nd ed: How to write to selection criteria
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 180-181
Subject Applications for positions.
Job hunting -- Australia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Job hunting.
Résumés (Employment)
R©♭sum©♭s (Employment)
Author Villiers, Ann D
ISBN 0957792409
Other Titles How to write to selection criteria : improving your chances of being shortlisted for a job