This book helps readers navigate their way to a successful job in law enforcement.""Ferguson Career Coach: Managing Your Career in Law Enforcement"" is an essential resource that provides readers with practical insight on a wide range of jobs in law enforcement, including police work, corrections and rehabilitation, loss prevention, risk management, and security. Acting as a personal coach for students who dream of a career in law enforcement or protective services, this new career guide offers a wealth of industry secrets, tips, and basic advice from professionals.The chapters include: Plan for Success; Job Search Strategies; Tools for Success; Getting Your Foot in the Door; Marketing Yourself for Success; Succeeding in the Workplace; and, Succeeding as a Law Enforcement Officer or Special Agent.
Shelly Field is the owner of The Shelly Field Organization, a public relations and management firm specializing in celebrity clients in the music, sports, and entertainment industries. She is a career consultant to educational institutions, employment agencies, corporations, libraries, women's groups, and individuals. She frequently lectures on empowerment and various career-oriented subjects. Field is also the author of Career Opportunities in the Sports Industry, Third Edition; Career Opportunities in the Music Industry, Fifth Edition; Career Opportunities in Health Care, Third Edition; and numerous other career-counseling guides for Facts On File and Checkmark Books. She resides in New York.