DEVELOPING  MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Yinka olaito<br />www.yinkaolaito.com<br />
THE REALITY<br />In today’s economy, the  job market is very competitive. A job seeker needs to set him/herself apart from...
THE BAD NEWS<br />Major industries are cutting down jobs<br />
THE BAD NEWS<br />4.4millions are laid off between Dec. 2007-March 2009- us Fed govt<br />
THE BAD NEWS<br />Most jobs are taken before being advertised.<br />
THE GOOD NEWS<br />There are good jobs<br />
THE GOOD NEWS<br />Managers work hard to retain good job<br />
THE GOOD NEWS<br />Managers do not remove jobs at random<br />
WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME?<br />Good grades, No skills<br />
WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME<br />No deliverables, No value proposition<br />
WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME<br />Acting like you are entitled to a paycheck<br />
MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Have competitive advantage<br />
MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Have some insanely great credentials.<br />
MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Be an opportunity<br />
MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Createa compelling offer.<br />
MARKETABLE  SKILL  DEVELOPMENT<br />… The most important thing to do in college is not to focus on getting good grade…but ...
MARKETABLE  SKILL  DEVELOPMENT<br />Having in-demands skill is not what employers really value.<br />
MARKETABLE  SKILL  DEVELOPMENT<br />Think in term of what skills your desired industry values, and then start your learnin...
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Internship<br />
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Volunteer  service<br />
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Become a project committee member<br />
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Self education: Google reader- I have learned more from my Google readers th...
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Association/Mentorship<br />
STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Seminars/workshop<br />
BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Business ethics/financial<br />
BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Writing skills<br />
BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Public speaking/ presentation<br />
BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Communications<br />
BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />People management/leadership skills<br />
BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Professional certifications<br />
BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Basic Microsoft office tools<br />
BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Online presence.<br />
MARKET YOUR SKILL…<br />Your networks:                        Friends<br />                                               ...
MARKET YOUR SKILL<br />Narrow  your  focus<br />
MARKET YOUR SKILL<br />Reach your target and reach out.<br />
WHAT YOU  ACHIEVE<br />The economy will not dictate the job you take<br />
WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You are not forced to take any job<br />
WHAT YOU   ACHIEVE<br />You have control over your life.<br />
WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You stand in a better advantage<br />
WHAT YOU  ACHIEVE<br />You can earn yourself a reserved shoe<br />
You become  a most  valuable  asset<br />WHAT YOUCAN ACHIEVE<br />
CONCLUSION<br />You don’t have to be an expert, just be good<br />
CONCLUSION<br />It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, the world become great for...
CONCLUSION<br />When you have done all, give, sow a seed for great future.<br />
NEXT STEP<br />Download my  e-book: Personal branding for first class professionals<br />Prepare for “Developing Marketabl...
NEXT STEP<br />Join the planning committee and enjoy benefits<br />
THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME<br />
CONTACT ME:<br />Website:www.yinkaolaito.com<br />E-mail:yinka@yinkaolaito.com<br />Twitter:@pathfindernig<br />Facebook: ...
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  1. 1. DEVELOPING MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Yinka olaito<br />www.yinkaolaito.com<br />
  2. 2. THE REALITY<br />In today’s economy, the job market is very competitive. A job seeker needs to set him/herself apart from the crowd<br />-Amy Welther<br />
  3. 3. THE BAD NEWS<br />Major industries are cutting down jobs<br />
  4. 4. THE BAD NEWS<br />4.4millions are laid off between Dec. 2007-March 2009- us Fed govt<br />
  5. 5. THE BAD NEWS<br />Most jobs are taken before being advertised.<br />
  6. 6. THE GOOD NEWS<br />There are good jobs<br />
  7. 7. THE GOOD NEWS<br />Managers work hard to retain good job<br />
  8. 8. THE GOOD NEWS<br />Managers do not remove jobs at random<br />
  9. 9. WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME?<br />Good grades, No skills<br />
  10. 10. WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME<br />No deliverables, No value proposition<br />
  11. 11. WHY WOULDN’T ANYONE HIRE ME<br />Acting like you are entitled to a paycheck<br />
  12. 12. MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Have competitive advantage<br />
  13. 13. MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Have some insanely great credentials.<br />
  14. 14. MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Be an opportunity<br />
  15. 15. MAKE A DIFFERENCE<br />Createa compelling offer.<br />
  16. 16. MARKETABLE SKILL DEVELOPMENT<br />… The most important thing to do in college is not to focus on getting good grade…but to get out of the classrooms and start working for people to build solid portfolios.<br />
  17. 17. MARKETABLE SKILL DEVELOPMENT<br />Having in-demands skill is not what employers really value.<br />
  18. 18. MARKETABLE SKILL DEVELOPMENT<br />Think in term of what skills your desired industry values, and then start your learning.<br />
  19. 19. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Internship<br />
  20. 20. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Volunteer service<br />
  21. 21. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Become a project committee member<br />
  22. 22. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Self education: Google reader- I have learned more from my Google readers than any graduate school-Ryan Stephen<br />
  23. 23. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Association/Mentorship<br />
  24. 24. STEPS TO DEVELOPMENT OF MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Seminars/workshop<br />
  25. 25. BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Business ethics/financial<br />
  26. 26. BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Writing skills<br />
  27. 27. BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Public speaking/ presentation<br />
  28. 28. BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Communications<br />
  29. 29. BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />People management/leadership skills<br />
  30. 30. BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Professional certifications<br />
  31. 31. BASIC MARKETABLE SKILL<br />Basic Microsoft office tools<br />
  32. 32. BASIC MARKETABLESKILL<br />Online presence.<br />
  33. 33. MARKET YOUR SKILL…<br />Your networks: Friends<br /> Family<br /> Lecturers<br /> Associations<br /> Clubs<br />
  34. 34. MARKET YOUR SKILL<br />Narrow your focus<br />
  35. 35. MARKET YOUR SKILL<br />Reach your target and reach out.<br />
  36. 36. WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />The economy will not dictate the job you take<br />
  37. 37. WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You are not forced to take any job<br />
  38. 38. WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You have control over your life.<br />
  39. 39. WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You stand in a better advantage<br />
  40. 40. WHAT YOU ACHIEVE<br />You can earn yourself a reserved shoe<br />
  41. 41. You become a most valuable asset<br />WHAT YOUCAN ACHIEVE<br />
  42. 42. CONCLUSION<br />You don’t have to be an expert, just be good<br />
  43. 43. CONCLUSION<br />It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, the world become great for most adaptable<br />
  44. 44. CONCLUSION<br />When you have done all, give, sow a seed for great future.<br />
  45. 45. NEXT STEP<br />Download my e-book: Personal branding for first class professionals<br />Prepare for “Developing Marketable skill annual conference in April 2010”<br />
  46. 46. NEXT STEP<br />Join the planning committee and enjoy benefits<br />
  47. 47. THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME<br />
  48. 48. CONTACT ME:<br />Website:www.yinkaolaito.com<br />E-mail:yinka@yinkaolaito.com<br />Twitter:@pathfindernig<br />Facebook: YinkaOlaito<br />
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