Search Site


How to Survive and Thrive in the World of Temporary Employment

SKU# 9780877739340




Shambhala Publications | 02/01/1994
Pages: 144 | Size: 5.5 x 8.5
ISBN: 9780877739340


Drawing on her experience at more than one hundered companies, Deborahann Smith guides the reader throughout the world of temporary employment with humor, common sense, a Zen-like appreciation for the ever-changing present moment—and a healthy dose of enlightened self-interest. Among the topics are:
  • Marketing yourself
  • Dealing with agencies
  • Negotiating pay and benefits
  • Getting through the first day
  • Community in the workplace
  • Difficult relationships
  • Job recognition
  • Surviving job lulls
  • Going permanent

Reader Reviews