If you look to the left and scroll down, you’ll see a linked graphic leading to a book by Alison Green of Ask A Manager.
This handy guide to getting hired is called How to Get a Job: Secrets of a Hiring Manager. It’s chock full of tips to help you polish your resume, prepare for your interview, and advice on what NOT to do.
I’ve read it. In fact, I liked it so much I have become an affiliate for the book. That means if you purchase it through the link on my blog, I get money! And Alison gets money! And you get a plethora of useful advice to help you not completely blow your next interview!
If you already have a job, yay for you. If you know someone who is looking, steer them here and we’ll all be happy. Meanwhile, check out Alison’s blog. She’s got the straightforward career advice you’ve been looking for and her commenters are some of the best.