Strategic Career Engagement
By Donn LeVie Jr.
Reviewed by Angie Mangino
Rating: 5 stars
Readers looking to be hired or promoted will find the author
an excellent advisor for their careers.
Engagement is about developing a strategy for eliminating the competition
for a job or promotion by making your expertise and the benefits of that
expertise so much in demand by a hiring manager that you become the only
logical choice of candidate.”
With practical and up-to-date information, the author, a
former hiring manager, shares insights from that perspective. He instructs in a
comfortable, conversational style how to raise one’s likeability, what strategy
to follow, tips on cover letters, resumes, and interviews, post interview
strategy and more.
As a freelance journalist, this reviewer found the
professional brand sections especially relevant and applicable, not only to
traditional job seekers, but additionally for those self-employed.
“Promoting your professional brand requires the same
approach whether your interest is in pursuing a permanent position (internal
for external), seeking contracting opportunities, or expanding a consulting
Cover letter, resume, and social media tips find
application value across careers, making the author a valuable asset on career
advancement in today’s work environment.