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The only way to a job is an interview. Join a group of professional interviewers and coaches to practice what you say in an interview. In this workshop you can hone your skills dealing with the initial screening interview all the way to how to talk to your boss's boss. If you simply want to listen to others' practice, you are welcome to do that as well. Light snacks will be served starting at 6:00. The program begins at 6:30. For those who would like to network informally, the room will be available at 5:30.
Have you always had an interested in IT careers but did not know how to afford the training? If so, this session is for you! https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2019/10/16/how-get-free-training-and-great-career-it
Are you looking to re-enter the workforce after unemployment? Teresa San Roman and Marzena Ermler provide an overview of practical tips to build your confidence, plan your job search, update your elevator pitch, adapt your resume and cover letters, prepare for effective interviews, and how to network when you are 50-plus. Get tips based on the presenters’ experience helping mature workers become job ready and find employment. Learn how to perfect skills used by younger workers to become competitive in your job search. Maximize your job search plan using job postings, networking, on-the-job training, and volunteering. https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2019/10/16/job-search-planning-and-tips-mature-workers
Success during an interview depends on how well you prepared beforehand. John Crant discusses how to research a job opportunity before you interview and become fully prepared for interview success. And, with the right follow-up, you remain memorable – not leaving your success to chance. The session is based on the secrets that executive recruiters use to prepare their candidates to win. https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2019/10/16/self-recruiterr-lecture-series-interview-intervention