The complete guide to finding work for anyone aged 50 and over. Whatever your circumstances – from a change of career, a move to self-employment, a need to earn a decent income, or wishing to decrease your hours to free up time for other pursuits, this invaluable book helps readers to define their individual work needs and learn the modern techniques for successful job hunting. Helping readers to refocus and build confidence in the job market, the contents include getting in the right mindset, establishing clear goals, social media, networking, CV writing, interviews, stereotypes and how to deal with them, and self-employment. Published March 2016
Introducing Getting the Job You Want: A Practical Guide
Introducing Getting the Job You Want supports you through all the stages of finding your perfect job – from organisation and preparation to the different ways to implement a job search campaign. In a challenging job market, you need to create a CV that will sell you, and to be well prepared for interview. Both new graduates and those returning to the job search will learn simple yet effective techniques from award-winning career psychologist, Denise Taylor. Published January 2013
Fat To Fantastic
An inspirational diary of how I lost over 10.5 stone of fat. More than my detailed diary, I explain why I ate what I did and challenge myths through over 170 callout boxes with details on key facts such as alcohol, consistency, eating clean, fish oil, setbacks and sleep. I’ve also included motivational tips and quotes. Published January 2012
How To Get A Job In A Recession, 2nd edition
My fifth book, a second edition brought out to bring the book up to date plus numerous bonuses. Mindful of helping people who can’t afford one to one work with a career coach this time I created a book which came with masses of downloadable bonuses including forms and 6 MP3 audio files. 2nd Edition published October 2011
Now You've Been Shortlisted
My fourth book takes the reader from getting the letter to invite them to interview/ assessment centre to being successful in the job. There is extensive help with assessment centre preparation; psychometric testing and interviews. Published February 2010.
My third book, aimed at first time job hunters. It was fun to write this book, with plenty of coaching with younger clients to help them develop effective interview answers. Published September 2009
How To Get A Job In A Recession, 1st edition
I wrote this book following my involvement as the career coach on the ITV Tonight Programme – How Safe Is Your Job. With the recession, many more people are losing their job and struggling to find another job. Too many people don’t know the steps to take to help find a job and make them a credible candidate. I have brought together the key details from all the eBooks I sell and what I discuss with my clients to help with job search.
Published March 2009
A second edition was published in 2011.
17th Century Wedding Customs
I was asked to write this book after the publisher heard about the research I had undertaken to prepare for my 17th Century Wedding. It covers the history, a historical perspective and plenty of details on customs of the day.