Job Search Options - Looking for Work?
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Student Job Search Services - FAQ's
Resume Critiques, interviewing basics, job search and networking skills and employability skill attainment are some of the services available. Learn and practice the essential soft-skills necessary for employment by scheduling an individual appointment, attending our workshops and seminars and using OCC's online Virtual Career Fair, Jobline.
•Yes, I can critique your current resume and make suggestions for updating it.
•No resume? I can help you manage the process of writing your own resume.
Does your resume show that you meet the requirements of the job? Bring in your resume and the job posting and I will provide a critique.
• There could be one or more interviewers.
• Introduce yourself with a firm handshake, warm smile and make good eye contact.
• Questions are asked that determine your qualifications for the job, how motivated you are to perform the job, and whether you and the company are a good match.
At the end of the interview, you may be asked, “Do you have any questions?” Always have at least one or two questions to ask.
• When the interview is over, end with another firm handshake and good eye contact.
Yes, attend one of my workshops and/or make an appointment to meet with me individually.
I can inform you of job search trends and approaches.
An elevator speech is a short speech (less than 1 minute, typically 15-30 seconds) that tells who you are, your field of interest, and what you are looking to do. It is used in a variety of networking environments.
Sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter can be used as networking tools; they enable you to connect to larger numbers of people.
One way employers find out about your personality is to conduct an Internet search of your name.
•Exploring Self and Career Using Technology
•Intro to Resume Writing
•What Skills? Identifying Skills for the Resume
•Soft Skills Essential for Employment
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