Mar

12 2018

TAMPABAY-JOB-LINKS: 7 Keys to Take Charge of Your Interview

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

TampaBay-Job-Links 1211 N West Shore Blvd
Suite 300
Tampa, FL

Contact Nikki Trent
nikki@tbjl.org

While job interviews can be somewhat intimidating, there are things you can do – and say – to quickly improve the way you are perceived as a candidate, no matter what the position. This LINKS session will help you to develop a list of intelligent questions, to use compelling communication methods, and to be viewed as the person a company or organization should hire.

WHAT IS LINKS: LINKS is an acronym for Leads, Information, Networking, Know-how, and Strategies. It is an educational and motivational program designed to help candidates prepare for the week ahead and to share conversation, contacts, and job-search information in a relaxed, friendly environment. For the unemployed professional, LINKS is a “place to go” to focus on the job search when others go to work on Monday Mornings. LINKS sessions are free and open to the public. Reservations are required.

Supported by the Vinik Family Foundation, Jeff and Penny Vinik, Trustees

Goals:
•Kick-start the week with renewed energy and focus
•Learn career transition tips from career strategists and industry experts
•Practice a 30-second commercial in a relaxed, safe environment
•Exchange ideas, information, and experiences with participants
•Create an action plan for the week

What We Will Cover:
•30-Second commercials
•The topic of the week
•Candidate successes and challenges
•Individual action plans for the week

Materials Needed:
No materials are needed.

Program Length:
 1½ hours.  Plan to arrive 15 minutes early.

Who Should Attend:
Unemployed and underemployed individuals looking to work in a professional environment and seeking relevant and practical information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path. This includes individuals in mid-career transition, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, recent college graduates launching their careers, and mature workers not ready or able to retire.

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

Dress:
 Business casual.

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

Reservations Required:
Seating is limited. Please email rsvp@tbjl.org, or call (813) 344-0200.