This post was written by Amanda Haddaway, author of Destination Real World: Success after Graduation and Interviewer Success: Become a great interviewer in less than one hour, on behalf of the Happy Grad Project. It’s time to turn the tables on the way that we think about employment and the integration of college hires into the workplace. New grads need to be the employees that they would want to hire if they owned the business. Related: How To Be The Ideal Employee For Any Company What do I mean by that? Quite simply, be the best employee you can be when you’re given the opportunity to start a career with a new employer. College teaches you skills in your chosen career field, but there’s often little emphasis on those ever crucial soft skills. Successful employees master these traits early on in their careers. Soft skills include things like being professional, being punctual, being flexible and using effective communication skills. Let’s talk more about these things:
8 Ways You're Being SHUT OUT Of The Hiring Process
1-hour workshop to help job seekers figure out what's getting them tossed from the hiring process
September 28, 2022
Are you terrified of screwing up a job interview? Does the thought of writing a cover letter horrify you? Are you scared to network with others? What do you even say, anyway? If you're struggling to overcome your job search fears, this live event is for you.
We get it. Looking for work can be scary, especially if you’ve been at it for a long time and haven’t gotten any results.
Understanding which fears are getting in the way and how to overcome them will make all the difference. Sometimes you might not be aware of which obstacle is getting in the way of your goals. If you want to overcome these fears once and for all, we invite you to join us!
In this training, you’ll learn how to:
- Utilize strategies for coping with your job search fears
- Be confident in your job search—from writing your resume to networking
- Face your fears and move forward
Join our CEO, J.T. O'Donnell, and Director of Training Development & Coaching, Christina Burgio, for this live event on Wednesday, October 5th at 12 pm ET.
CAN'T ATTEND LIVE? That's okay. You'll have access to the recording and the workbook after the session!
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