Debra Angel and Elisabeth Harney
(Soft Cover, 274 Pages)
acclaimed, notably practical book reveals a proven ten-step process and secret
strategies for overcoming any barrier to employment.The
of No One is Unemployable makes it the perfect resource tool for
busy employment counselors, concerned vocational teachers and involved family
members. It contains over 150 real-life stories, practical tips, and creative
solutions for more than 80 barriers commonly faced by the difficult-to-place.
Using No One is Unemployable
effectively, career professionals and their clients can meet employment barriers
head-on and develop effective strategies to overcome them, redefine them, and
and/or turn them into job-search assets.
WHAT THIS BOOK OFFERS YOU
An overview of concepts, programs,
language and other basics of job development/job search.
A detailed, yet simple 10-step process
for helping job seekers to deal comfortably and effectively with their personal
employment barriers throughout the job search process.
A straightforward guide for
understanding employers and approaching them with confidence.
An insightful analysis of 80+ common
employment barriers and tips on how to manage them successfully.
No One is Unemployable does not
shy away from the real-life challenges that job seekers with employment
barriers, and their advisors face. Here is a small sampling of the wide range of
barriers that are directly addressed in this book.
your run-of-the-mill job-search manual, this book is both brilliant and
inspiring. Every excuse for calling someone 'unemployable' — from body odor to
burglary, is met with savvy creativity and solutions that turn your head around.
Angel and Harney don't let up until they got you convinced that No One Is
Unemployable. The best part is, this stuff clearly works in the REAL WORLD."
— Yana Parker, Author The Damn Good Resume Guide
"No One Is Unemployable should be required reading
for service delivery professionals in the employment industry who deal with
difficult or hard-to-employ populations."
— Dan Jusino, Director of Job Development, STRIVE Academy, East Harlem Employment Service
"No One Is Unemployable is one of the few books
that I recommend . . . even though it competes with some of my own materials. It
is not only an addition to our field, it's my reference book of choice for
working with the most difficult populations. Even more importantly, it's a point
of view that every agency should consider as their core working philosophy."
— Dick Gaither (The Wizard of Work), President, Job Search Training Systems
"No One Is Unemployable is a great tool for those
of us who have accepted the challenge to work with people that many have
concluded are not yet ready to work. Your ten point approach is easy to read and
implement. The examples are enlightening and motivating. The format is
user-friendly and fun. I will be recommending it as a valuable resource to the
75 offices we have around the country."
— Dean H. Curtis, Chairman, Curtis & Associates, Inc.
"No One Is Unemployable is delightfully practical
and the suggestions and model functional. Those of us in organizations serving
on the front-lines of the battle to get people employed need No One Is
— Lt. Col. Paul E. Bollwahn, ACSW, National Social Service Secretary,
The Salvation Army, US National Headquarters
"This book was written by people who have been on the
front-lines, and it shows. No One Is Unemployable presents a practical
approach to empowering people to build on their strengths, and demonstrates the
effectiveness of this approach through dozens of case examples."
— Jerry Hill, National Program & Funding Development Consultant
"No One Is Unemployable covers the full range of
un-employment problems (many of which are widely overlooked) and provides
numerous specific and constructive scenarios and solutions. The book offers
GREAT OPTIMISM to all job candidates, based on SOUND JOB-SEARCH STRATEGIES."
— Howard Figler, Best Selling Author, The Complete Job Search Handbook and The Career Counselor's Handbook