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
About Deborahann Smith
Deborahann Smith is a livelihood visionary who has had a variety of careers and who has taught workshops on alternative workstyles at Radcliffe College, the New York Open Center, and community centers across the country. She is the author of five books, including Temp: How to Survive and Thrive in the World of Temporary Employment.