Communication skills are critical to any career. That’s because people who write and speak with confidence are able to move ahead faster than the competition. Join UVA alumnus and author Danny Rubin for a practical webinar on how to impress an employer at different stages of the hiring process. Danny will walk you step-by-step through […]
Career Event Tag: Interviews
Writing skills are a critical part of a career in any industry. When we learn to compose emails with impact, they can lead to new relationships and change our path forever. Join communications expert and author Danny Rubin for an engaging, practical webinar on how to write with poise and leave the reader wanting more. […]
Are you looking for advice on the best ways to plan for and present yourself for each type of interview? Join Patrick Payne, a recruiting director with experience at multiple top companies, as he provides the inside scoop on how to ace video, phone and in-person interviews. Patrick shares what recruiters are looking for in […]
You might be surprised to learn that the key drivers of successful in-person interviews have almost nothing to do with your resume, or even what you say during the interview. Simply put, it all comes down to presence. Since the 1960’s, studies have shown that up to 93% of communication is nonverbal, and these nonverbal […]
Stories humanize us. They put a face on an issue. They give life to data. And they help us connect with and relate to each other in a way that everyday words cannot. Study after study attests to the power of stories to move and persuade audiences. Storytelling can help you strengthen relationships, motivate people, […]
Do you consider yourself a good spokesperson? UVA alumna Diana Sun has trained hundreds of spokespersons, including CEOs, corporate executives, elected officials, and even an Olympic medalist along with his coach and family. In this seminar, Diana will give you the background, tools and tips to help you talk to the media – and any […]
Ever wonder what happens when you submit your resume to a corporate website? Do you want to know what gets a recruiter’s attention? Join Patrick Payne, recruiting manager at Amazon, as he shares insider secrets about what a recruiter really looks for in your application materials, and how you can best market yourself for your […]
This webinar goes beyond the basics of what to wear and how to answer certain questions. Larry Braman takes a strategic look at interviewing, offering advice and specific examples of what you can do before, during, and after an interview to best position yourself as a top contender for the role.
Executive search firms today are more proactive, more technologically agile and industry savvy than “headhunters” of the past. Join Mark Caldwell, Associate Principal at Heidrick & Struggles, for an upfront discussion on the current executive search and talent acquisition industry, how executive recruiters identify candidates and strategies for you to effectively connect with them. He’ll […]
What does your job title really mean? Does it convey all you can do? Avoid the trap of assuming your job title tells prospective employers what you know how to do; know and use your transferrable skills!