HomeworkersNet Recommended Reads That Will Get You Hired

Posted by | July 1, 2010 | Blog, Home Tools

The staff at HomeworkersNet regularly reviews books, journals and other publications that might help home based job seekers and work at home candidates. The following is a concise list of the best of literature and resources that will help you get hired, prepare a job winning resume or start a new home business venture.


Guide To Making Money Online From Home

Imagine walking into a coffee shop and meeting 19 people at one large table, each of whom works from home for a living and each of whom does something different. Some sell mortgages, others write resumes, and some sell crafts, all from the comfort of their home. Now think for a minute if you could get each person, all 19 of them, to write a plan for building the online business that they perform from home complete with the rates they charge, the places they advertise, and the information they use to run their business.

Enter Guide To Making Money Online From Home, an absolute must have for those serious about starting a home-based business online or working from home. In the recession our country faces today, this book helps lift people up with inspirational stories of people making money from home in the most peculiar of ways, all true, all written by the people who actually make the money each day from home not journalists or spectators, but the players themselves.
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8 Simple Ways for Virtual Assistants to Get Work
Virtually Successful provides Virtual Assistants with specific and proven strategies to create a successful and satisfying business. Each year thousands of administrative professionals leave their employment in search of a better and more flexible life as a Virtual Assistant. Once the office is set up, the website is created and the business cards are ready to be handed out, the realization and struggle of finding ‘good’ clients and earning a decent living is experienced by (too) many.

This book is essential for the Virtual Assistant who is serious about building a successful and rewarding business with great clients. It is full of specific, proven, and easy-to-implement strategies to help you provide business owners what they look for and need from a Virtual Assistant.
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Fearless Resumes for Getting a Great Job Fast
Bestselling author and renowned career coach Marky Stein provides the edge you need in today’s ultracompetitive job market. With Fearless Résumés you will transform your résumé from words on paper into a vibrant self-presentation that tells prospective employers what they want to hear. In no time, you’ll be crafting a résumé that hooks prospective employers’ attention, turns boring past duties into dynamic personal statements, transforms weaknesses into strengths—and gets your name on top of the résumé heap in any HR office.

Unlike dry, run-of-the-mill guides consisting of little more than a sample résumé, Fearless Résumés is a quick and fun book that provides a proven résumé-crafting strategy from a top expert in her field.
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Customer Services and Call Center Job Interviews Including Answers to Interview Questions
Flexible working, attractive remuneration packages, a wide variety of opportunities working within a vast range of industries all go towards making Customer Services one of the most popular choices for many people looking for a long term career. Open any newspaper or search on the internet and you will come across thousands of jobs ranging from Call Centre Agents, Advisors, Supervisors, right up to Call Centre Managers and work at home customer service representatives. It is an attractive career option and it is a competitive one and this guide is designed to greatly improve your chances of success whether you are looking for your first job, moving up the career ladder or changing jobs into the Customer Services sector.

This guide has been written by senior managers, all of whom have extensive experience of the Customer Services and Call Center industries and is guaranteed to help you land a home based customer service or virtual call center job!
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Blogging Your Way to a Six-Figure Income
A complete how-to from two of the world’s top bloggers

Thousands of aspiring bloggers launch new blogs every day, hoping to boost their income. Without solid advice from experts, most will fail. This bestselling guide, now fully revised with new and updated tips and tricks from two of the world’s most successful bloggers, provides the step-by-step information bloggers need to turn their hobby into an income source or a fulltime career.

Earning a solid income from blogging is possible, but tricky; this book details proven techniques and gives aspiring bloggers the tools to succeed. Even novices will learn to choose a blog topic, analyze the market, set up a blog, promote it, and earn revenue
Offers solid, step-by-step instruction on how bloggers make money, why niches matter, how to use essential blogging tools and take advantage of social media and content aggregators, what a successful blog post should include, how to optimize advertising, and much more. Written by two fulltime professional bloggers, the updated edition of ProBlogger tells you exactly how to launch and maintain a blog that makes money.
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