Launched ebook and paperback

Don't let the pandemic keep you from getting launched

It's a scary time for college students and new grads who are fretting over how they'll enter the working world after graduation. Launched is a practical COVID-era guide to how you can stand out and get hired to start a career you'll love.

"This book should be required reading for every university student or parent of one.

Rob Feinstein offers the kind of practical advice, straight from hiring managers, that’s needed to navigate the ever-changing landscape of today’s job search process."

Sean Treccia, Director of Global Campus Recruiting Programs at KPMG

What You'll Learn:

A job search is a product marketing exercise, and you're the product. Learn how to market yourself.

Use a unique method - Sandwich Questions - to strategiclly craft questions in job interviews.

How to thoroughly prepare for a job interview in 30 minutes or less.

The professional skills employers really want, and think most college students don't have.

Tips for negotiating a job offer in a way that makes your new employer like you even more.

How to find a career that will ignite your passions and support you financially.

Praise for Launched

“Rob Feinstein really gets it. Launched is a thoughtful and insightful book that should guide all students through the start of their career journeys.”

Kaitlin Greene
Chief Recruiting Officer & Internship Development Officer
at Northwestern Mutual

"Filling your mind with knowledge isn’t enough. You need to fill your life with experiences to channel into your unique “hire me” story. In Launched, Rob Feinstein helps young people do just that."

Mary O’Keefe, VP
Creative Director and Director of Creative Internships
at BBDO Atlanta

"Rob Feinstein draws upon his extensive experience as an innovator, manager and talent broker to deliver pragmatic advice every young person should heed. The examples provided in this book make the insights easy to understand, and Rob presents a compelling case for starting career preparation early."

Kelley Bishop
Career Center Director, University of Maryland

Praise for Launched

"Rob Feinstein really gets it. Launched is a thoughtful and insightful book that should guide all students through the start of their career journeys."

Kaitlin GreeneChief Recruiting Officer & Internship Development Office at Northwestern Mutual

"Filling your mind with knowledge isn’t enough. You need to fill your life with experiences to channel into your unique “hire me” story. In Launched, Rob Feinstein helps young people do just that."

Mary O’Keefe, VPCreative Director and Director of Creative Internships at BBDO Atlanta

"Rob Feinstein draws upon his extensive experience as an innovator, manager and talent broker to deliver pragmatic advice every young person should heed. The examples provided in this book make the insights easy to understand, and Rob presents a compelling case for starting career preparation early."

Kelley BishopCareer Center Director, University of Maryland

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Meet Rob

Rob Feinstein is a pioneer in the online recruiting industry, a longtime software industry executive, and a former award-winning journalist. Through those experiences, he’s gained a unique understanding of the real world of today’s technology-driven employment marketplace from a hiring manager’s perspective.

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Interested in Coaching?

Rob is available for one-on-one coaching to help students and new grads execute the lessons from the book in their own career planning. Get in touch to learn more and build a custom plan for you.

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