Job search workshop

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Job search workshop

  1. 1. Marco A. García, PHR Outreach Coordinator (928) 329-0990 Ext. 173 mgarcia @ypic.com Opening Doors Between Job Seekers and Employers
  2. 2. Effective Job Search Techniques
  3. 4. Job Hunting It’s a full time job! <ul><li>Focus </li></ul><ul><li>Narrow down search </li></ul><ul><li>Keep a log </li></ul>
  4. 5. Resume <ul><li>What is its purpose? </li></ul><ul><li>Application </li></ul><ul><li>Cover Letter </li></ul><ul><li>Get help! </li></ul>
  5. 6. Make business cards. <ul><li>Use a phrase or an image to give your cards personality and make sure they're appropriate to the industry you are targeting. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Real - and Virtual - Social Groups <ul><li>Social networking Websites </li></ul><ul><li>Professional and industry associations and societies </li></ul><ul><li>School Alumni/ae Associations </li></ul><ul><li>Employer Alumni Associations . </li></ul><ul><li>Join a job hunting support group </li></ul><ul><li>Online discussion groups </li></ul>
  7. 8. Content <ul><li>Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>Linkedin </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail Address (format, grammar) </li></ul><ul><li>Voice Mail Message </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter </li></ul>
  8. 9. Evaluate your personal network. <ul><li>Make a list with contact information for relatives, neighbors, classmates, community leaders and co-workers — anyone who can serve as a contact for you. </li></ul>
  9. 10. Networking <ul><li>Start out with a Positive Attitude Snack before you arrive </li></ul><ul><li>Nametags Are Useful </li></ul><ul><li>Stand-Up Introduce Yourself </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t Assume You May Give Another Person a Nickname </li></ul><ul><li>Forgetting Names </li></ul>
  10. 11. Networking (Cont..) M ix and Mingle Holding a Drink Do Not Overindulge Less is Best A Conversation Requires Closure Skip the Men’s Black Suit Hand Out Business Cards with Discretion Don’t Forget to Write
  11. 12. Volunteering <ul><li>Story </li></ul>
  12. 13. BACKGROUND CHECKS <ul><li>Credit Record </li></ul><ul><li>Driving Record </li></ul><ul><li>Criminal Record </li></ul>
  13. 14. Local One-Stop Center One-Stop Services in Yuma County <ul><li>Yuma Career Center </li></ul><ul><li>3834 West 16 th Street </li></ul><ul><li>Yuma, AZ 85364 </li></ul><ul><li>(928) 329-0990 </li></ul><ul><li>(Fully ADA Compliant) </li></ul>Somerton Career Center 201 North Bingham, Suite 19 Somerton, AZ 85350 (928) 627-9396
  14. 15. Get to know us <ul><li>Find out everything about us: </li></ul><ul><li>www.ypic.com </li></ul><ul><li>Visit our job links pages constantly </li></ul>
  15. 16. Stay Updated <ul><li>Become a fan of our Facebook page: </li></ul><ul><li>www.facebook.com </li></ul><ul><li>Under pages search for YPIC Yuma </li></ul>
  16. 17. Follow us www.twitter.com Twitter is without a doubt the best way to share and discover what is happening right now Full Name User Name Password E-Mail Address
  17. 18. Contact Information <ul><li>Marco A. Garcia, PHR, CSP </li></ul><ul><li>Community Outreach Coordinator </li></ul><ul><li>Yuma Private Industry Council, Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>(928) 329-0990 Ext. 173 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>

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