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    2-day Career Search Tools Part 2 (Basic)

    Title:2-day Career Search Tools Part 2 (Basic)
    Date & Time:Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Location:Workforce Development Center, 1900 Beauregard St. (Map This)
    1900 Beauregard St.
    Event Details:Job Search
    Finding a good position can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn search strategies that will enable you to find job openings via the internet, networking and professional associations.

    Job Search Using Social Media
    Having social media presence is one of the ways for you to market yourself, to develop networking connections, to join groups and be connected to resources in your field (s) of interest, and to be accessible to others who are seeking a person with your skills, qualifications, interests, and expertise.

    Dress for Success
    When looking for a job, first impressions are critical. This workshop is designed to offer participants techniques and simple steps that will assist job seekers in preparing for an interview.

    The Art of Interviewing
    The perfect workshop for those who have little experience with interviewing, or have not interviewed in a long time. Topics covered are: before the interview - preparation, proper attire, what to take; during the interview - body language, common interview questions, do's & don'ts; closing the interview - asking questions, next steps in the process, follow-up practices. Then, be prepared to practice interview questions and get useful feedback from other participants and the trainer.
    Contact Person:Betty Sewell
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.5890
    Contact Email:Betty.Sewell@alexandriava.gov
    Fees:Free
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Employment, Workforce Development


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