WorldCat Identities

Farr, J. Michael

Overview
Works: 264 works in 766 publications in 1 language and 116,436 library holdings
Genres: Classification  Handbooks and manuals  Dictionaries  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HF5383, 650.142
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Michael Farr
The quick resume & cover letter book : write and use an effective resume in only one day by J. Michael Farr( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informative guidebook for creating your own resume and cover letter
Best jobs for the 21st century by J. Michael Farr( Book )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: This book features the 500 jobs with the best pay, fastest growth, and most opening and presents more than 70 "best jobs" lists. In just two steps this helps readers quickly and easily focus their career options (step 1: the lists) and learn more about jobs of interest (step 2: the job descriptions)
300 best jobs without a four-year degree by J. Michael Farr( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore and compare '300 Best Job Options'. Good jobs exist for people without a four-year degree, and this book helps you identify the best options. It ranks the best jobs by level of training and education, including on-the-job training (short-term, moderate-term, and long-term); work experience in a related job; postsecondary vocational training; associate degree; apprenticeship; and military training"--Back cover
The O*NET dictionary of occupational titles by Inc JIST Works( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers over one thousand job descriptions, including information on education requirements, salary, working conditions, earnings and growth projections, and includes other ways to cross-reference jobs
50 best jobs for your personality by J. Michael Farr( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides fifty job descriptions for each of six different personality types
100 fastest-growing careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs with the most growth and openings by J. Michael Farr( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides descriptions of the fastest-growing careers with details on working conditions, earnings, training, projected growth, and related jobs, and advice on career planning and job search techniques
Next-day job interview : prepare tonight and get the job tomorrow by J. Michael Farr( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides quick tips to help you prepare for an interview, research the employer, make a lasting impression, and follow up
200 best jobs for college graduates by J. Michael Farr( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You invested time in college, so make it pay off. Identify the best jobs that may be right for you, with good earnings and growth potential
15-minute cover letter : write an effective cover letter right now by J. Michael Farr( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mike Farr and Louise Kursmark present proven methods to find better jobs in less time. They give you the essentials for building effective cover letters - without getting bogged down in the details."--Back cover
The very quick job search by J. Michael Farr( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on innovative job-search strategies and techniques
Same-day resume : write an effective resume in an hour by J. Michael Farr( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features worksheets to organize work history, step-by-step instructions to write a resume, and over sixty examples
Enhanced occupational outlook handbook by J. Michael Farr( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the only reference book that combines the three most valuable and authoritative sources of occupational information: the 2004-2005 OOH job descriptions, plus related job descriptions from the O*NET and the dictionary of occupational titles (DOT)
Top 100 careers without a four-year degree : your complete guidebook to major jobs in many fields by J. Michael Farr( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides descriptions of one hundred careers that do not require a bachelor's degree, each with information on the nature of the work, training and other qualifications, employment, job outlook, earnings, and related occupations; and includes seven-steps to getting a good job as well as essays on employment trends
Top 100 computer and technical careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs in many fields at all training levels by J. Michael Farr( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: Explore 100 careers focused on computer and other technologies, assess which ones match your skills, and get the job you want quickly with this authoritative resource. In one time-saving volume, job seekers and students find everything they need to research careers; learn about pay, outlook, education, and skills for the 100 jobs; match their personal skills to the jobs; and take seven steps to land a good job in less time
250 best-paying jobs by J. Michael Farr( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents descriptions of the 250 best-paying jobs in the United States, providing details on number of openings, earnings potential, responsibilities, skills, and education and training programs
America's top resumes for America's top jobs by J. Michael Farr( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a guide to writing a variety of resumes and cover letters for over two hundred professional jobs, with over three hundred resume examples
America's top jobs for people without a four-year degree : detailed information on 190 good jobs in all major fields and industries by J. Michael Farr( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree
Getting the job you really want : a step-by-step guide to finding a good job in less time by J. Michael Farr( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is one basic difference between this book and the many others on similar topics: This one works! For over 20 years, the author has refined techniques presented here, and they have helped over a million people find better jobs in less time. These techniques increase results in job search programs -- even in areas of high unemployment -- for career changers, students, unemployed professionals, and anyone planning a career or looking for a job. In a project demonstrating the techniques in this book, 96 percent of the participants got jobs in an average of 21 days. Remarkable, this occurred in the city with the highest unemployment rate at the time -- over 25 percent. This completely revised book provides practical and easy-to-use advice in a lively, interactive, and interesting format. Whether you have a clear job objective or not, Getting the Job You Really Want will help
Overnight career choice : discover your ideal job in just a few hours by J. Michael Farr( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents advice about choosing an ideal career, with exercises for identifying skills, interests, environmental needs, and financial considerations, and lists of industries, job titles, and training requirements to narrow down the choice
America's fastest growing jobs : detailed information on the 141 fastest growing jobs in our economy by J. Michael Farr( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides descriptions of the fastest-growing jobs with details on working conditions, earnings, training, projected growth, and related jobs, and advice on career planning and job search techniques
 
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The quick resume & cover letter book : write and use an effective resume in only one day
Alternative Names
Farr, J. Michael

Farr, James Michael

Farr, M.

Farr, Michael

Farr, Michael 1946-

Languages
English (247)

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Best jobs for the 21st century300 best jobs without a four-year degreeThe O*NET dictionary of occupational titles50 best jobs for your personality100 fastest-growing careers : your complete guidebook to major jobs with the most growth and openingsNext-day job interview : prepare tonight and get the job tomorrow200 best jobs for college graduates15-minute cover letter : write an effective cover letter right now