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Wiley Announces New “Getting a Job” Series from For Dummies(R)

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Today Wiley announces a new “Getting a Job” book series from the world’s bestselling reference series, For Dummies(R). The Getting a Job For Dummies series is career-oriented, field-specific and covers everything from big data and web development jobs to social media, information security, networking and IT help desk careers. This new series covers a broad range of what is needed to land a job and build a career.

Through the Getting a Job series, readers will gain insight on key terms, roles and tools associated with various technology fields including big data, web development, information security, social media, networking and information technology. The books cover how to write a cover letter and resume that gets attention, how to prepare for an interview, as well as explaining which certifications may be required and where to seek the most helpful continuing education to keep advancing their career.

The first books publishing in the Getting a Job series include:

“As part of the For Dummies family, the Getting a Job series delivers on the same promises as the brand: to offer friendly, accessible information on a topic and provide a path toward clearer understanding and applications of the topic,” said David Palmer, marketing director at Wiley. “This extension focuses on the unique needs of career oriented individuals and delivers content in such a way that maintains reader interest and establishes a path for practical, immediate application.”

The Getting a Job For Dummies books are available for purchase online and at retailers nationwide in both print and all e-book formats. Visit for more information.

About For Dummies(R)

After 20 years, more than 250 million copies printed, and millions of e-books downloaded, For Dummies is the world’s bestselling reference series, well known for enriching people’s lives by making knowledge accessible in a fun and easy way. Loyal customers around the globe agree that For Dummies is “more than a publishing phenomenon … [it is] a sign of the times,” [The New York Times]. With more than 1,800 active topics covering everything from health to history, music to math, sports to self-help, technology to travel, For Dummies is dedicated to Making Everything Easier. The For Dummies brand presence continues to expand wherever there is a need to know, including e-books, mobile apps, e-learning courses, a corporate custom publishing program, a robust consumer website and a licensed product line that includes consumer electronics, culinary, crafts, video, software, musical instrument packs, home improvement, automotive, game and more. For more information, visit For Dummies is a branded imprint of Wiley.

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