This technique works well for those in the Business Administration and Marketing fields. Write a standard product introduction in the format of a press release or a product brochure. The kicker is that the product being introduced is you.
A Marketing major wrote a brochure introducing a product that was currently under production and ready to be introduced to the market, including full specifications about himself as this new product. He ended up getting a job as a Marketing Representative with a Fortune 500 manufacturer who had previously not replied to his inquiries.