Feb

23 2017

TAMPABAY-JOB-LINKS: 5 STEPS TO SUCCESSFULLY NEGOTIATE A JOB OFFER

9:30AM - 11:30AM  

TampaBay Job Links
contact: Nikki Trent 4100 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609
813-344-0200 x307 nikki@TBJL.org
http://www.TBJL.org

Contact Nikki Trent
nikki@tbjl.org

Are you prepared to negotiate a job offer? Recent LinkedIn research indicates that 42 percent of job seeking professionals in the United States are uncomfortable negotiating; the study also indicates that many people report feeling nervous or anxious about negotiating. Failure to negotiate is like money lost; however, there are things you can do to take the lead and get the compensation package you want.

Workshop Goals:

  • Understand the importance of negotiation as a job search tool
  • Develop a negotiating strategy and plan
  • Identify the elements of your ideal job
  • Increase your skill at negotiating

What We Will Cover:

  • How to mentally prepare for a negotiating session
  • The importance of research prior to negotiating
  • The components of a negotiation strategy
  • Determining the most important negotiable elements

Materials Needed:
Please bring a copy of your résumé and a relevant job description.

Workshop Length:
2 hours. Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early.

Who Should Attend:
Unemployed and underemployed professionals, recent college graduates, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, retired professionals returning to work, or any individuals in career transition looking for information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path.

Cost to Attend:
Free for TBJL Program participants and $15 for guests.

Dress: Business casual

Where:
TampaBay-Job-Links
Jack Roth Center for Career Development
4100 West Kennedy Blvd. Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609

Registration Required:
Email nikki@tbjl.org, or call (813) 344-0200.