The Knock Out Resume
Monday, October 21, 2019
5 Steps to Reignite Your Job Search
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Everyone has their own style of searching for employment and puts different things in places of importance. However, one thing is true of every job seeker; they want to do an effective job search. They want to do what it takes to find the right next employment opportunity. But what happens when time passes, a good amount of time and the job search doesn’t seem to be gaining traction? That’s typically when a job seeker may get frustrated, become concerned or even feel like giving up. Don’t give up, attend this webinar where will share great tips to light some new fire into your job search.
Is Your LinkedIn Profile Strong Enough?
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
This webinar will address the LinkedIn profile. If you are wondering if your profile is strong enough to draw visitors to you, this is the webinar for you. The webinar will address more than the following sections:
- The background image
- The Headline
- The Summary
- The Experience section
- The Education section.
The webinar will dig deeper into the LinkedIn profile. You will learn about the components of the profile that you probably haven’t thought of. Ask yourself, “Is my LinkedIn profile strong?”
Labor Market Research
Monday, October 28, 2019
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.
Now You See Me
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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, October 30 2019
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.
I Can Do It: Skills Show & Tell
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Presenting your skills is important in every component of your job search, from the writing of your résumé and cover letter, to testing and the interview. In this webinar, we will address the different types of skills that each person possesses and develops based on their employment experiences. In addition, we will discuss how to take those skills from paper and bring life to them, through the use of examples and accomplishments.
Introverts Strengths and Challenges in the Job Search
Monday, November 4, 2019
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?
Preparing for Telephone Interviews
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
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.
Surviving the Holidays while Job Searching
Wednesday, November 13,2019
Holidays are a time for joy, family, and giving. However, for a job seeker, it may mean a host of other things. So in addition, to enjoying this time of year, a job seeker may be managing newfound stress, trying to navigate the job search and planning for the quickly approaching new year. All of those areas are very real and important topics to address. So in the webinar, we will address:
- Holiday expectations and stress
- The changes in the job search process during the holidays
- Structuring things/devising a plan for your job search in the new year
Writing a Winning Cover Letter & More
Monday November 18,2019
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.
Earn What You Are Worth
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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. In this webinar we’ll talk about pre-negotiation and the final stages of negotiating. You’ll be surprised to learn that companies can pay you more than they offer; sometimes much more.