Tuesday Evening Networking

Job Search Networking Group
When: Every Tuesday of the month.
Time: 4 to 5:30 p.m.
  Guest speakers present on the second Tuesday of the month.
Location: The Career Place
Price: $15 for Lifetime Membership
Registration: Stop by the center, or call 781.932.5518.
networking

Stay focused and motivated.

Network with other job seekers.

Guest speakers present new job search topics.

Events:

February 9, 2016

"Helpful Tools for a Successful Job Interview"

Job interviews can be a nerve-wracking experience for the applicant and time-consuming for the hiring company. However, they play a key role in determining whether the company and candidate will make an effective match.

This session will cover:

  • Realizing that the interviewer is excited to meet you!
  • Getting ready and enjoying the process!
  • "Best foot forward" for a successful interview- review what it takes to be a "Stand Out"
  • Interviewing "Do's and Don'ts" - being comfortable and well prepared
  • Learn about what employers are looking for when asking specific questions
  • Review typical Human Resource questions and suitable answers
  • After the interview - the Follow-Up and Thank You note

Guest speaker, Patricia Craig, has 15 years of professional recruitment and consulting experience.

Who should attend:

  • Anyone looking for new employment opportunities
  • People currently working but 'under-employed'
  • Managers
  • Support Staff
  • Entry-Level

Why should you join the group:

  • Employment experts estimate 60% to 75% of ALL jobs are found by networking
  • Meet and hear from local industry representatives
  • Get on-going job search advice from staff and members
  • According to a Career Transition Study done by Drake Beam Morin, 64% of the almost 7,500 people surveyed said they found their new jobs through networking
Past speakers:
  • Lahey Clinic
  • Bank of America representatives
  • Fresenius Medical Care
  • John Galt Staffing
  • Mettler-Toledo
  • Raytheon
  • Monster.com
  • Internal Revenue Service

Previous topics:

  • Overcoming the Deadly Dozen Obstacles to Effective Job Hunting, presented by Dr. Paul Powers, author of "Winning Job Interviews" (Career Press) and "Love Your Job!" (O'Reilly Media)
  • Selling Yourself - What Makes You Stand Out
  • What Recruiters/HR Look for in a Candidate
  • How to Prepare for Phone Interviews
  • Stay Motivated in a Job Search
  • Making a Career Change

To register as a member: Stop by the center, or call 781.932.5518.

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