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25th September, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
How to Work the Room at a Networking Event or Career Fair
Networking is one of the most important job-search tools! To derive the most benefit from a professional networking event, a career fair, or even a social gathering, you will need to do some preparation before you go. Learn how to develop an overall strategy before attending events and about the essential steps that will maximize […]Read More >
28th September, 2017 - 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 >
2nd October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
What’s Your Non-Verbal Communication Saying?
People form impressions of you every day, often based on your non-verbal communication (sometimes referred to as body language). Non-verbal communication plays a key role in your success in life – not only during your job search, but in everyday encounters. So, whether you’re networking, interviewing, at a social gathering, or just standing in line, […]Read More >
5th October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
5 Steps to Successfully Negotiate a Job Offer
Are you prepared to negotiate a job offer? Recent LinkedIn research indicates that 42 percent of job seeking professionals in the United States are uncomfortable negotiating; the study also indicates that many people report feeling nervous or anxious about negotiating. Failure to negotiate is like money lost; however, there are things you can do to […]Read More >
9th October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Define and Target Your Ideal Position
What’s the definition of an ideal position? It’s a job that holds a certain combination of elements that has the potential to bring you long-term professional and personal satisfaction, and as well as job retention. During career transition, it’s important to be able to identify the traits, characteristics, and components that comprise your ideal job: […]Read More >
16th October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
What to Do If Your Job Search Stalls!
What to Do If Your Job Search Stalls! There are a few reasons why you may experience a stall in your job search: (1) your job-seeking efforts have not produced a sufficient number of active leads; (2) you have not received responses to your e-mails, calls, or other forms of communication; (3) you have not […]Read More >
19th October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Mastering Change and Transition
We often hear people say that the only constant is change, and in today’s world – particularly in the world of work – that seems to be the case! However, while change may be ongoing, the transition process can ultimately provide balance, stability, and learning. Recognize how you react to change, and learn how to […]Read More >
23rd October, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Do’s and Don’ts from a Recruiter Perspective
So, what exactly do recruiters look for in candidates? Global talent acquisition experts will share a variety of real-world tips and “what not to do” advice to help you in your job search. The conversation will include guidance about résumés, the job posting process, networking, Interviewing, and more. Facilitated by Robyn Winters, TBJL Career Strategist […]Read More >