Upcoming Online Webinars

2019-04-19T08:49:51+00:00 April 18th, 2019|

Now You See Me

Monday, April 22, 2019

2:00 PM

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It is important to look the part in every stage of your interview process. You want to make sure you not only increase your visibility but ensure that the image you are projecting is a marketable one. Regardless of age, income or resources, you can present a winning image that will make a lasting impression on a potential employer. Having an attractive résumé, solid LinkedIn profile, strong communication skills, and physical presentation are all vital components to cement that you are seen. In this webinar, you will be provided with concepts, ideas, and methodologies to present the best you, making certain that employers indeed like what they see.

Crushing Stereotypes: The Power of Mature Workers

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

2:00 PM

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The webinar will discuss how to overcome common stereotypes that mature workers face during the job search. We will discuss how to best to position your experience to get the next job. Remember 50 is the new 30.

Labor Market Research

Tuesday, April 30

5:00 PM

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Understanding the labor market is a vital part of your job search. You’ll need to know which skills employers are looking for, the salary range for your position, and where to look for jobs that aren’t advertised. This is all important information you’ll need to have to be well equipped for the job search. The Labor Market Information webinar will teach you how to gather the aforementioned information. You’ll learn the difference between “traditional and “real-time” labor market research and how they are conducted. In addition, you’ll gain an understanding of employment trends and how to make wise choices regarding your job search. Finally, we’ll visit labor market information sites.

Introverts Strengths and Challenges in the Job Search

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

2:00 PM

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Are you an introvert? You won’t want to miss this workshop. Learn more about your strengths and challenges as a job seeker. We’ll look at four stages of the job search and how both dichotomies engage in each stage. Where do introverts and extraverts excel? Where do they need more work?

Who do Recruiters Work for?

Thursday, May 2, 2019

10:00 AM

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For many job seekers, working with recruiters is a vital part of the job search process. However, sometimes there exists a level of confusion about the relationship between candidate and recruiter. For this reason, a lack of understanding or trust may grow. In this webinar, we will speak about the truth in candidate recruiter relationships, expectations vs. realities and the true role and responsibilities of a recruiter. This webinar is a good supplement to those who met recruiters at the job fairs and want to know how to negotiate these new connections.

Master Online Networking with LinkedIn’s Mobile App

Monday, May 6, 2019

2:00 PM

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Do you know that at least 85% of recruiters are using LinkedIn to find talent and that they’re looking 24/7? Not only is it important to your job search to be a LinkedIn member; it’s important to be on LinkedIn frequently. If you’re not using LinkedIn’s mobile app to conduct your job search, you are missing out. The LinkedIn app will keep you connected when you’re away from your computer. You can apply for positions while you’re out and about. The app is becoming increasingly more powerful.

Nailing the Skype Interview

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

2:00 PM

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Interviews all present their own individual challenges regardless of type. However, with the introduction of the Skype interview, came a series of different concerns and new preparation considerations. We all know that presentation is important and in person take great pains to make sure that we present ourselves well. What things do we have to consider in a Skype presentation; is it merely how we look or so much more? Well one thing we know to be true is that Skype (along with other video interview platforms) is an increasingly more common style of interview.

Standing Out from the Crowd: Job Fair Preparation

Monday, May 13, 2019

10:00 AM

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In a setting where it is set up for many employers to have an opportunity to have their pick from among the many job seekers; it is important to know as the job seeker how to stand out. If you have never been to a job fair, if you haven’t been in a long time or if you are curious about how to make them work for you, this webinar will leave you prepared. We will discuss etiquette, do’s and do n’ts and other things that go into the preparation for a job fair.

The Changing Job Search – Employers’ Hiring Habits

Monday, May 16, 2019

2:00 PM

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Today, the job search is different than it used to be. No longer are most of the jobs listed in the newspaper; rather they’re online. But applying online only is not the best-proven way to conduct your job search. In this webinar, you’ll learn the best practices for the job search.

Earn What You Are Worth

Monday, May 20, 2019

2:00 PM

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Negotiating salary and benefits is about earning what you’re worth. Often times job seekers think they need to accept the salary companies offer. Guess what, companies expect you to negotiate. However to negotiate you have to prove your worth. Why should the company pay you more salary and better benefits? It’s about selling yourself.

Preparing for Telephone Interviews

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

10:00 AM

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Today most employers conduct telephone interviews, including initiating numerous rounds of phone interviews and placing calls to potential employees seven days a week.

Topics to be covered include:
• How a telephone interview is different than a face-to-face interview.
• How to prepare for a telephone interview.
• The types of questions to expect.
• How to prepare for tough questions.

Now You See Me

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

2:00 PM

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It is important to look the part in every stage of your interview process. You want to make sure you not only increase your visibility but ensure that the image you are projecting is a marketable one. Regardless of age, income or resources, you can present a winning image that will make a lasting impression on a potential employer. Having an attractive résumé, solid LinkedIn profile, strong communication skills, and physical presentation are all vital components to cement that you are seen. In this webinar, you will be provided with concepts, ideas, and methodologies to present the best you, making certain that employers indeed like what they see.

Writing Winning Cover Letters

Wednesday, May 23, 2019

2:00 PM

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The job seeker’s job is to express to a potential employer the value that they can bring to their organization. That value is typically expressed through the résumé. However, another document can add just the little extra that you may be looking for, and that is the cover letter. In this webinar, we will discuss the cover letter and ways to customize it. In addition, we will touch on the approach letter which is a proactive job search document and the closing document, known as the thank you or follow up letter.

Crushing Stereotypes: The Power of Mature Workers

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

2:00 PM

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The webinar will discuss how to overcome common stereotypes that mature workers face during the job search. We will discuss how to best to position your experience to get the next job. Remember 50 is the new 30.

Got an Interview, Now What?

Wednesday, May 30, 2019

10:00 AM

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Preparing for an interview can seem like a daunting task. There are many things to consider: getting to the location, making sure you that have solid answers to the questions, making a good first impression and much more. However, at the root of having a successful interview is the preparation that you put into it ahead of time. One such thing that is overlooked however is the type of interview that you are having and the difference that it can make on how you prepare. There are around eight different interview types and each one has a purpose/directive, some of which overlap and others which are entirely separate. In this webinar, we will cover the types of interviews, their purpose and the preparedness you need for each kind