The World Of Work - Module 7


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The World Of Work - Module 7

  1. 1. Lifelong Learning Programme Comenius Application form 2010 For theComeniusRegionPartnershipWorld of Work The teacher: Mª João Freitas 1
  2. 2. English: a Universal LanguageListen to the following song: Eros ramazzotti and Anastacia “I belong to you” 2
  3. 3. Teenage World 3
  4. 4. Brainstorming of Newthe unit: technologies Solutions for Job unemploy- interview ment World of Tele Living in the work city/ working countryside Men/ Dream women’s job jobs 4
  5. 5. Find out the job: Do you work…  Do you work at…  inside?  a hospital?  outside?  an office?  a school? Do you work…  an airport?  as a team?  alone?  Do you need…  tools? Is your job…  uniforme?  dangerous?  creative?  Do you have…  boring?  a degree?  interesting? 5
  6. 6. Different jobs And your dream job? 6
  7. 7. Job interview:dos and don’ts 7
  8. 8. Interview: Dos Dress appropriately Know the exact time and location of your interview. Arrive early; at least 10 minutes. Treat other people with courtesy and respect. Offer a firm handshake, make eye contact. Sit still in your seat. Be honest and be yourself Exhibit a positive attitude. Have intelligent questions prepared to ask the interviewer. 8
  9. 9. Interview: Dont’s Dont make excuses. Take responsibility for your decisions and your actions. Dont make negative comments about previous employers or professors (or others). Dont be unprepared for typical interview questions. Dont allow your cell phone to sound during the interview. Dont act as though you would take any job or are desperate for employment. 9
  10. 10. Top 10 interview questions: 1. Tell me about yourself. 2. What are your strengthts? 3. What are your weaknesses? 4. What do you know about our company? 5. Where do you expect your career to be in 10 years? 6. What skills do you have that would benefit our company? 7. Why did you leave your last job? 8. What are your career plans, and how does this job fit in? 9. What did you like/dislike most about your last job? 10. How do you plan to achieve your career goals? 10
  11. 11. Men/women’s jobsMen are getting crushed in this unemployment crisis way more than women.Read more: 11
  12. 12. Living in the city:advantages and disadvantages 12
  13. 13. Living in the countryside:advantages and disadvantages 13
  14. 14. Teleworking: Positive aspects:  Negative aspects: 14
  15. 15. IQ Test Can you raed tihs? Olny srmat poelpe can. I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosnt mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Amzanig, huh? Yaeh, and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! 15
  16. 16. Arrivederci… Banksy art 16