Job Search & Resume Writing

Use our computers to search and apply for jobs and also write your resume.

Books at GHAL

Knock ‘em Dead Resumes 11th edition by Martin Yate, CPC

Presents detailed information on resumé writing, including step-by-step instruction for creating effective resumes, advice for online job searching, and examples of successful resumes with their cover letters.

What Color is Your Parachute 2016 edition by Richard N. Bolles

This 2016 edition features the latest studies and perspectives on today’s job-market, including proven strategies for finding jobs even when everyone tells you there are none. Career expert Richard N. Bolles reveals surprising advice on what works–and what doesn’t–so you can focus your efforts on tactics that yield results. This helpful manual shares proven tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, as well as guidance for effective networking, confident interviewing, and the best salary negotiating possible. But it goes beyond that by helping you to zero in on your ideal job–and life–with its classic Flower Exercise

What Color is Your Parachute 2017 edition by Richard N. Bolles

The world’s most popular job-search book is updated for 2017 to tailor its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today’s job-hunters and career-changers,”–

Job Smarts by Lucy O'Neill

A guide to determining one’s own skills and career goals, finding helpful resources, writing a cover letter and resume, and interviewing for what could be–or lead to–a dream job.

Lean In: For Graduates by Sandberg, Sheryl

Expanded and updated exclusively for graduates just entering the workforce, this extraordinary edition of Lean In includes a letter to graduates from Sheryl Sandberg and six additional chapters from experts offering advice on finding and getting the most out of a first job; resume writing; best interviewing practices; negotiating your salary; listening to your inner voice; owning who you are; and leaning in for millennial men.