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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Recession-Proof Careers by Jeff Cohen

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Chapter 3
What It Takes to Make Yourself Recession Proof
In This Chapter
◆ Why recession-proof careers are driven by your resumé as much as by stock market fluctuations
◆ How to build the work experience necessary to make you indispensable at the office
◆ Why your education and training can get you in line for promotions and interviews
◆ How to establish yourself as a high performer
◆ Why your computer can be your best friend when learning new software and making new networking connections
Have you ever been laid off? How quickly did you make a list of the reasons you got fired that had nothing to do with you? It’s the economy. Your boss had it in for you. The company is headed in the wrong direction. You were put on the wrong projects. ...

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