How to succeed in your job search and secure your next role
Job Search, CV and Interview skills strategies for experienced job seekers
–half-day seminar and Action Planning workshop
Being out of work is traumatic! For the more experienced job seeker it can be much more challenging because they have not looked for a new job for 10 or more years, they do not understand how to work with recruitment agencies and find them impersonal, they are clueless on how new media can be used in their job search. While some experienced job seekers struggle to come to grips with new media, others have spent countless hours using it without any success in even getting an interview. The result is shrinking of Confidence AND the bank balance!
This half-day workshop will provide insights, tips and strategies on how experienced job seekers can develop a cv that gets the attention of prospective employers, best strategies for working with agencies, how to prepare for the next interview and using new media to show competence and job readiness.
Ideal participants for this seminar
The ‘Returning to work –a focus on experienced job seekers’ is designed especially for:
v people who have many years work experience to their credit
v managers who previously were often on the interviewing side of the panel, and have not adjusted fully to feel comfortable being interviewed for a job by seemingly less experienced persons.
v professionals who have worked as managers, supervisors, specialists (over 5 – 25 years)
v experienced job seekers who have faced the ‘over qualified’ rejection response when they do manage to secure an interview.
Topics covered in workshop:
v CV development for the experienced job seeker
v How to work with agencies
v Job search strategies and techniques for the digital age
v Completing application forms –using a STAR in presenting your evidence
v Interview skills -preparation and confidence building
v Creating the shift in your mindset and dealing with rejection
v Developing a 21-day key priorities Action Plan to secure the next interview
At the end of the seminar
Each participant would have developed a personalised 21-day Job Search Action Plan.
Cost to attend workshop: £75
(includes handouts and FREE 15-minute 1-2-1 telephone session at convenient time after workshop)
Payments can be made by direct bank transfers (BACS), credit or debit cards.
Veronica is an experienced and qualified Trainer & Business Coach and Lewisham resident,
a brand partner of Executive Solutions Training Ltd
(reg in England and Wales no. 06219890
17 Ensign House, Admirals Way, Canary Wharf, London E14 9XQ, United Kingdom