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Free Job Help in Frisco, May 18
Free Job Help in Frisco, May 18
Please invite others and if you have any questions let me know.
Speakers for May 18
9am James Reed, MBA Job Coach, Using LinkedIn
9:45 Gladys Rosa-Mendoza, Resume Expert, Using Resumes
10:30 Fred Johnson, HR Director, Know Thyself and Get a Job
11:15 Foster Williams, Need I say more, Network To Get Job
JOB HELP in Frisco http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=4853384
9am – 12 La Madeleine at 121 & Parkwood in the Party room, 972-704-2000
Schedule in Projects Section, http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=16733369
May 18 …
Creating An Effective Resume – Free Video Training
Rather than offering a job, we’re offering training that will help you get a job wherever you apply.
Creating an Effective Resume – Free Video Training Tutorial
In Creating an Effective Resume, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance on creating a resume that highlights accomplishments and specifically targets potential employer’s needs.
The course covers how to build a resume that encompasses action statements, keywords, styling, and effective content, while addressing common stumbling blocks such as handling employment gaps and career changes. …
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What to Do If You’re “Overqualified” for The Job
I get a lot of emails from individuals that have been fortunate enough to either get phone calls or be brought in to discuss potential job opportunities with companies that are actually hiring.
Some aren’t so fortunate, and when they follow-up, the most common response that they receive for not being called in is that “we ‘d love to hire you, but you’re over overqualified for this position”.
Overqualified? What does that even mean? That’s almost like being turned down for being too …
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Crossroads Career Transition Workshop
May 11, 2013
Jobseekers definitely attend the number 1 jobseeker workshop in the US
The main components of any jobsearch are examined in detail.
I just created and posted a SlideShare presentation showing how to use LinkedIn Signal to view job leads and respond to them before they are posted on job boards. If you know anyone who is seeking employment please share this with them. I accept all LinkedIn invitations and have a large network containing many HR people.
Begin by submitting your application at our website.
Read about candidates who have successfully navigated our process to land employment at Success Stories.
WHO CAN APPLY?
North Texas LEAD is specifically designed for experienced, diverse individuals who can positively and substantively contribute to the operations of one of our partner employers. If you hold a four year degree and significant experience in the same field as the job for which you are applying, feel free to take the first step in your journey and submit your application. Your resume will be screened …
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Watermark’s job group, Careers-in-Motion, helps you handle unemployment. We meet
every Tuesday at 8am and on 2nd Saturdays at 9am, 8 story Watermark tower, 7540
Join us at
Nov 1 Joe Borden – Getting into the Game
Nov 8 Debbie MRazek – Referrals: who do you REALLY know
Sat Nov 12 Workshop on job interviews (with lots of recruiters)
Nov 15 Linda Howard – You lost me at hello
Nov 22 Dirk Spencer – Resume Psychology
Nov 29 Chris Hill – Employment to Empowerment
Dec 6 JR Atkins – Social Media & your Career
Dec 13 Hawkins …
1. Computer Class Assistant (on campus)
Campus computer lab assistants to help students and teachers, with hardware and software, providing them with basic problems of computer labs. If necessary, also monitor the students ‘work’ and tasks, and perform clerical duties assigned. They conduct presentations on various software and maintenance of laboratory equipment, cleaning hard drives, monitors, keyboards and scanning hard drives for viruses. Candidates for this function is expected to have some knowledge of Microsoft Office products, operating systems and hardware. However, some training is given in the early stages after …
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1. Why did you get fired/ terminated? – This question is tricky yet needs to be answered with full honesty. The interviewer would want to hear your honesty and your side of the story. Support your answer with a very good explanation. In case you get fired due to legal issues, explain that you were currently working on it and that it does not have anything to do with your performance. Your explanation in your answer is very important; it should be direct and should not contain intersections.
2. Tell …