Tag: tips

6
Oct

Question on LinkedIn: Is your “Elevator Pitch” really THAT important?? In most interviews, you have to be prepared for a 30-minute to an hour-long conversation with a hiring manager. What if you have less than 5 minutes to convince a hiring employer that you are the most qualified candidate? Others’ Response: – I think a good elevator speech is an excellent tool, not only for an interview , but in a networking event telling a

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3
May

031011 JobStickers Podcast #6: Unusual Job Hunting Techniques with Guest Career Expert Mary Sevinsky The 6th installment of the MJW Careers’ JobSticker’s podcast series will be focused on unusual job hunting techniques. In this market, job-seekers need to be creative in order to showcase their skills to potential employers and this podcast will discuss ways to make yourself stand out amongst the competition and to think outside the box with your job hunt. We will

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24
Apr

You Better Work It (at the Next Networking Event) Work the Networking Events & Tips of the Icebreaker Get the most out of networking events and understand how to utilize your time to maximize your benefit. Also, some icebreakers to get you going at the networking event. Tips to remember at your next networking event:– Get the most out of networking events.○ Join industry networking functions by checking online with relevant associations.○ Research who is

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17
Mar

Using the Internet as a Job-Hunting Tool: Setting up Company Profiles & Creating a Personal Website Use the Internet to assist you with your job search includes more than just searching job boards. You need to also setup profiles on specific company portals (career’s section of the company’s website) as well as setup a personal website to showcase your resume and accomplishments. You need to self-market Brand: You. To order the full presentation or have

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14
Mar

Use the Internet to Find a Job ” Part 8: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Unfortunately with today’s online hiring and recruitment practices, some of the older job search methods, like only posting your resume on a job board like Monster, do not cut it anymore. Effectively standout by creating and managing an online presence that puts your name at the top of the recruiters’ search results. How? Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Large companies and organizations

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