First Impression

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First Impression

  1. 1. First Impressions
  2. 2. Management series
  3. 3. Inspiration from Management book M tb k
  4. 4. I often listen “ First impression “ is the “ Last impression” L ti i ”
  5. 5. If you know your basic direction,
  6. 6. Recognize what you need
  7. 7. Value
  8. 8. Strengths
  9. 9. Weaknes
  10. 10. you will be in a position to sort out what kind of organization you should work for.
  11. 11. Most important is to try to match your strengths with the company’s needs.
  12. 12. Success in one company does not guarantee success in another
  13. 13. The first link with a company often occurs when you read its recruitment advertisement in a newspaper
  14. 14. Such ad tend to glorify the company
  15. 15. The job
  16. 16. The person needs to fill the post. t
  17. 17. You need to find out much more about a company you are considering joining.
  18. 18. Talk to friends, colleagues, people who have left the company
  19. 19. If possible
  20. 20. Those who are currently working there You might pick up some company gossip from the local bar.
  21. 21. Keep your eyes and ears open to the media and specially the pages of the financial press.
  22. 22. Get hold of the company s annual company’s reports from the last two or three years and those of its chief competitors and compare them
  23. 23. Remember
  24. 24. However, that their report is p prepared primarily for shareholders or potential shareholders, bankers and financial institution and the financial press.
  25. 25. Consequently, it tries to show the company in the best possible light.
  26. 26. The company reports will contain much accounting jargon; don’t let it put you off.
  27. 27. With careful read thought and some common sense, you should be able to deduce a considerable amount about the
  28. 28. Company’s products People, Customer Markets, Physical Location, Objectives
  29. 29. Financial strength The comparative analysis over several yeas is often the richest source of information
  30. 30. Reputation What is the company s reputation company’s in the market?
  31. 31. Strength How fast and how much is the company expanding?
  32. 32. Requirements What exactly does the job require?
  33. 33. Expectations E t ti Don’t be put off by high demands, you may not be perfect, but nobody else is either?
  34. 34. Needs and wants Does the company have reputation for efficiency and profitability?
  35. 35. Size How big is the organization unit in which you will work?
  36. 36. Perfection Where exactly will you fit in the chain of command?
  37. 37. Self actualization To what extent will you be on your own?
  38. 38. Self worth How generous is the salary in comparison with other companies in the same field?
  39. 39. Thank you, amirsaiftaz@gmail.com amirsaiftaz@gmail com www.amirsaiftaz.blogspot.com www amirsaiftaz blogspot com

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