About Get Back To Work

Melissa Washington is the Author of the Get Back to Work book Smart and Savvy Real-World Strategies to Make Your Next Career Move

Job hunting: a phrase that might conjure up bleak images of firing off résumés into a void , only to have to wait, and wait, and wait blindly for a catch . . . Well, it’s time to step into today’s smart and savvy real-world strategies to make your next career move!

In this cutting-edge guide, recruiting, career and social media expert Melissa Washington kicks the myth of the “dreaded job hunt” to the curb, and shares the most effective current-day methods that put the unemployed back into the driver’s seat.

Get Back to Work is a no-frills book designed with practical, straightforward, and innovative tips to keep you ahead of the pack

  •  Learn how to effectively use social media to set yourself apart from the crowd.
  •  Leverage your existing network and how to build a stronger network
  •  Find out how to tap into commonly overlooked employment outlets to get a leg up on the competition.

Whether you’re a fresh college graduate, a military veteran, transitioning back into the workforce, or just someone, like so many, who is between jobs, this book lays out the essentials candidly and in a simple, step-by-step fashion to help you maximize your shot at securing your ideal position. Now it’s all about getting you back to work! 

Chapters: Support Resources, Your Brand, Networking, Business Cards, The Hidden Job Market, Contingent Workforce, Job Websites and Alerts, LinkedIn, Social Media, Volunteering, Resume, Interview, & Starting Your Own Business

BONUS!- LinkedIn Checklist, Looking for Work Checklist, Job and Networking Resource list, Veteran Resource list all included in the book.

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Books are available in both print and digital versions.