Job Search Techniques:
In today’s job market, simply applying online to job postings is not enough. That is only one of a variety of techniques used to find employment.
Learn how to uncover information about the skills that are required, how to build and utilize your network, understand how the employers are seeking new hires and what they are looking for.
Whether you have a resume that needs critiquing or you need to create one, understanding the purpose of a resume in today’s job search is critical. Learn about how to make yourself stand out as a unique individual through “Personal Branding”. Know how to choose the right information to add about who you are and what you want to do so it presents a strong message about you and your skill sets, and what you bring to the position you are applying for.
Leveraging Job Search through Social Media:
Find out how employers are leveraging social media to find new hires. You will create your own LinkedIn account and discover how having a web presence can help you find your next job.
The workshop will cover topics such as:
• The basics of searching for postings that are relevant to your skill set.
• Finding out who you are and what the heck you actually want to do.
• How to find out what skills you need to acquire your “Perfect” job.
• The importance of networking.
• Why do I need to be on Social Media (Linkedin)?
The Job Search Bootcamp course is delivered in three, 3 hour sessions. The lessons include interactive activities and students will leave with new ideas and skills that they can apply to their job searching activities.