Here are the presentations that we have used in the meetings which have covered a range of topics:
2016.10.28 Using your CV in an interview – Ways to anticipate interview questions from your CV
2016.10.21 Application Forms – How to approach filling in application forms
2016.10.14 Motivation for the search – How to build up motivation in general and to help get a job
2016.10.07 CV profile – A structure to help create a good profile
2016.09.30 Building a great CV – How to create an effective CV
2016.09.09 Getting the most out of a Job Fair – What to think about before during and after a job Fair
2016.06.24 Interview Checklist – Quick checklist of things to do to prepare for an interview
2016.06.17 Motivated skills – A way of discovering your best and most motivating skills
2016.05.06 Your elevator pitch – How to pitch yourself in casual meetings
2016.03.18 Increase the Impact of your CV and Application – Ways to improve the way to write a CV or application form
2016.03.11 Job Hunting Routines – Thinking about what routines are helpful while job hunting
2016.03.04 Networking and Job Hunting – An approach to finding out what your target job is really like
2016.02.05 Keeping motivated while looking for a job – Different approaches to keeping up motivation levels
2016.01.29 Using your CV in an interview – How to prepare for possible questions that may come up in interview based on your CV
2016.01.22 Choosing the right keywords – A look at what a difference search terms can make when using job websites
2016.01.15 Speculative Applications – What steps to take to uncover the hidden job market and how to apply.
2015.11.06 Finding Job Opportunities – Looks at the places where we look for jobs and where employers look to recruit
2015.10.31 Meeting Job Descriptions – How to match what you can do with the job description
2015.10.16 Interview Top Tips – Tips and things to consider before and during an interview
2015.10.09 Building a great CV – Suggestions for the main elements of a CV
2015.10.02 CV Profile – A suggested way to put together a profile section on a CV
2015.09.25 Building a Skills Inventory – Ways to understand your skills and build up the stories that support them for applications and interviews
CVs and Applications
Presentations that help with different aspects of putting together CVs and filling out application forms.
Hints and tops to help prepare for and perform as well as possible in an interview.
Suggestions for where to look for jobs and how to go about the process including setting up a Linked-in profile.
Choosing a direction
Exercises and suggestions to help think through the different options and possibilities for the sort of job that would be ideal.