Getting a Job in America: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Work in the USA

Getting a Job in America: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Work in the USA

by Roger Jones

Hardcover(8th ed.)

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Overview

1. Land of opportunity; 2. Getting into the US: the red tape; 3. Vacation jobs and exchanges; 4. Arranging a job before you leave; 5. Preparations before departure; 6. Looking for a job on arrival; 7. Working conditions and financial obligations; 8. Working for yourself.

1. Land of opportunity; 2. Getting into the US: the red tape; 3. Vacation jobs and exchanges; 4. Arranging a job before you leave; 5. Preparations before departure; 6. Looking for a job on arrival; 7. Working conditions and financial obligations; 8. Working for yourself.

REVIEWS:
"'A very useful book indeed.' The Independent; 'Essential for anyone who is thinking of working in the US.' Going USA; '... contains a wealth of information for anyone serious about making their living in the USA. The lists of major employers, recruitment agencies, newspapers, websites and other useful addresses are worth the cover price alone.' Pathfinder; 'Updated and revised, this popular title explains the employment possibilities open to non-USA citizens, describes the range of jobs available, the locations, pay and conditions and how to get hired.' Overseas Jobs Express"

AUTHOR BIOG:
Roger Jones has worked overseas for many years and is a specialist writer on expatriate topics. His other books include Getting a Job Abroad and Retire Abroad. He lives in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK.

CONTENTS:
1. Land of opportunity
2. Getting into the United States
- the red tape
3. Vacation jobs and exchanges
4. Arranging a job before you leave
5. Preparations before departure
6. Looking for a job on arrival
7. Working conditions and financial obligations
8. Working for yourself
9. Looking ahead
Appendices
- - Job sectors
- UK & US recruitment organisations
- Newspapers and specialist journals
- Job applications
- Useful addresses in the UK and US
- Bibliography - Internet directory.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781845280161
Publisher: How To Books
Publication date: 11/25/2007
Series: Living & Working in the USA
Edition description: 8th ed.
Pages: 295
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

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