A Job or a Career: How to market yourself to land on your dream job

Title

A Job or a Career: How to market yourself to land on your dream job

Subject

Professions -- Marketing; Career development; Job hunting; Employment interviewing

Description

What is your dream job? Different people will have different opinions of a dream job, more money, more conformable, more fitting your life style or …? Getting a dream job is your most important investment. You should plan your search very carefully and be ready to execute your strategy. You need to know how to brand yourself demonstrating who you are and what you are. Your resume, interviews and correspondences with potential employers must be consistent and delivered in a clear and concise manner showing your skills and professionalism. All messages should be easily understood by your future hiring managers, prospective companies and also professional colleagues. / This presentation will talk about how to define your own dream job and make your dream come true. It will focus on how to search for your ideal job and put together an attractive resume and cover letter. It will also discuss interview skills both online, by phone and in person.

Creator

Chen, Qi

Publisher

Chinese American Librarians Association

Date

2016-05-13

Rights

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Type

text

Is Part Of

2016 CALA Midwest Chapter Annual Conference "Innovate! Advocate! Integrate! – Reinvigorating Your Library in a Digital Age"

Citation

Chen, Qi, “A Job or a Career: How to market yourself to land on your dream job,” CALASYS - CALA Academic Resources & Repository System, accessed April 24, 2019, http://ir.cala-web.org/items/show/191.