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31st July, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
How References Can Help to Get You Hired
References can be among your most valuable assets. Why? Because they can be the difference between your landing a job – or not. Based on who you select and what they have to say about you, your references can become a positive asset, and can convincingly demonstrate your suitability for a job. Attend this session […]Read More >
3rd August, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Power of Informational Meetings & Advice Appointments
Targeted meetings, such as informational interviews and advice appointments, have the potential to connect you with individuals who can provide first-hand information about industries, trends, job titles, and skill sets. In addition, they can (1) expand your network, (2) uncover employment opportunities, and (3) increase clarity regarding your career path. By participating in this interactive […]Read More >
7th August, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
How to Write a Robot-Friendly Résumé
According to HireRight, Inc., a company specializing in background checks, larger companies such as Google, receive more than 75,000 job applications every week. To help identify the best applicant in a stack of résumés, many hiring companies use an Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), or “robots,” that scan and sort résumés before a human even looks […]Read More >
14th August, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
8 Things Only “Successful” Job Seekers Can Say
Looking to gain more control over your job search? An awareness and understanding of 8 specific “practices” will help accelerate your career transition. For example, do you know how to answer a range of behavioral-based interview questions with examples of measurable results? Can you name 10 companies in your geographical region that hire people with […]Read More >
17th August, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Transferring Your Skills and Re-Careering
In an ever-changing job market, you need to be resilient and your skills need to be on-trend. What’s important is to identify the combination of skills you prefer to use, are highly competent in, and that are also marketable. In this workshop, you will identify both generic and specific skills that can most easily be […]Read More >
21st August, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Interview Tips & Techniques That Work!
While job interviews can be somewhat intimidating, there are things you can do – and say – to quickly improve the way you are perceived as a candidate, no matter what the position. This LINKS session will help you to develop a list of intelligent questions, to use compelling communication methods, and to be viewed […]Read More >
23rd August, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Switching Gears: A Roadmap for Career Transition
Evening Workshop Series – Session 1 of 4 Master Change & Transition Conduct Self-Assessments Develop Your Professional Brand Attend the full series, or select individual sessions. Switching Gears – Evening Series is a 4 session series of 2-hour workshops targeted to individuals in career transition. Whether you are just beginning your career, returning to the […]Read More >
24th August, 2017 - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Is Your Network Working?
Experts report that 85% of jobs are filled through networking contacts. Networking is defined as the cultivation of productive relationships – to seek employment, to make business connections, or for personal use. Yet, for all its benefits, there are many job seekers who are not comfortable – or who may even avoid – taking part […]Read More >