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26th February, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Why the Most Qualified Candidate Doesn't Always Get the Job!
The job interview is one of the most crucial elements of a job search. Yet, even with a combination of solid experience and relevant skills, the most qualified candidates may not secure the position they interviewed for and may be unaware of the reasons that they’re not selected. In this session, learn why even highly […]Read More >
28th February, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Preparing for Your Interview
For some people, even the thought of a job interview can be intimidating. However, with proper preparation, you can become a confident interviewee, an active listener, and someone who asks interesting, relevant questions. Gain an inside look at the different types of interviews, learn to develop customized interview strategies, and have an opportunity to be video recorded, where you will gain valuable […]Read More >
1st March, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Transferring Your Skills and Re-Careering
There are a number of factors that can contribute to the decision to transfer skills to a new work function or industry: the current job market, salary, lack of job satisfaction, and/or lifestyle changes. The decision to transfer your skills and re-career is an important one; however there is a great deal you can do […]Read More >
5th March, 2018 - 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 >
8th March, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
PeopleMap™ - Understanding the 4 Personality Types
The PeopleMap™ System, founded by E. Michael Lillibridge, Ph.D., was designed to help people enhance their “communication” skills. These skills apply to all areas of life – at work, at home, and in your relationships. The PeopleMap™ System provides a “map” that helps to enhance your communication skills – during informational meetings, job interviews, or […]Read More >
12th March, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
7 Keys to Take Charge of Your Interview
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 >
15th March, 2018 - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Is Your Network Working for You?
Experts report that 70% to 85% of jobs are filled through networking contacts and activities. Networking is defined as the cultivation of productive relationships – whether seeking employment, making 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 […]Read More >
19th March, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
LinkedIn From a Recruiter Perspective
Learn how a recruiter uses LinkedIn to “find” candidates and what actions a recruiter takes based on candidates’ profiles. Discover the “Dos” and “Don’ts” when networking on LinkedIn from recruiter perspective, too. Take away tips that will help you tweak your LinkedIn profile to present yourself as a qualified and desirable employee. Guest Speaker: Tiffanie Lopatin, […]Read More >