When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m.
Where: Career Thinker
280 Park Hill Ave
Staten Island, NY 10304
Cost: Free w. RSVP
9:00 am – 10:30 am
“Writing a Winning Resume that Brands & Markets YOU”.
♦ The real 5 purposes of your resume.
♦ Understanding branding & marketing in your resume.
♦ Putting Jane Doe’s before resume to the test.
♦ What really happens with your resume when applying to online job postings?
♦ Tips on getting your resume through Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS).
♦ Why a typical Jane Doe resume doesn’t work?
♦ Understanding resume keywords & how to find them.
♦ How to show your Return on Investment (ROI) value on your resume.
♦ Formatting tips for your resume.
♦ Putting Jane Doe’s new winning resume to the test.
♦ Top do’s & don’ts for resumes.
You will receive hand-outs at the workshop (before & after resume sample and ROI)
10:30 am – 11:30 pm (Open Q&A Session / Break)
Bring your resume for review.
11:30 pm – 1:00 pm
“Job Searching Skills –
It’s more than just hitting the enter key on your keyboard”
- How has searching for a job changed
- Tapping into the hidden job market
- Traditional methods are still alive
- Job searching online
- Targeting companies not only job postings
- The Importance of networking
- Social Media (LinkedIn in Job Searching)
- Job and career fairs
- Recruiters and Headhunters
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (Open Q&A Session & Wrap-up)