Online Job Searching, Resume Writing Skills and Interview Techniques.
Session I – Online Job Search and Resume Techniques
Learn how to use the Internet to find that perfect job! In this lecture and demo workshop, you will learn how to create accounts, search for employment opportunities with online job sites, learn how to complete applications, discuss industry do’s and don’ts, and much more. Bring your questions.
Session II – Create a Winning Resume – In this hands-on class, you will learn powerful techniques to create a resume that stands out to potential employers. In addition, you will learn how to create, style and format your resume using MS Word. Prerequisites: Online Job Search and/or Basic Computer Knowledge
OPTION 2 – Resume Writing with MS Word – Includes Email/Upload – In this hands-on class, you will learn how to use MS Word to create, style, and format a resume, as well as how to email and upload your powerful resume to employment websites. Prerequisites: Computer Kindergarten, Computer 1st Grade, and Intro to the Internet or equivalent knowledge.
Session 3 – Interviewing Techniques and Communication
In this lecture and discussion class, learn about the job search process including responding to ads and forms of communication. Interview topics discussed will be appearance, pre-interview research, responses to interviewers’ questions, follow up and much more.
Intro To LinkedIn
Navigate the website and learn how to create your profile, use LinkedIn for networking by seeking opportunities and inviting people to your network, search for people, companies and jobs, acquire advanced search information about recruiters and companies, prepare for upcoming interviews and much more.MS