Overqualified & Experienced Job Seekers: How to Rebound and Get Noticed” Free Webinar
LearningExpress Library is one of the many Pierce County Library resources available for job seekers and lifelong learners. You can access these courses from the comfort of your own home or on a public computer at your local Pierce County Library branch. In addition to the self-paced courses on the library website, LearningExpress Library is presenting the following free webinar:
August 29, 2012 11:00 p.m. -12:00 noon PST
“Overqualified & Experienced Job Seekers: How to Rebound and Get Noticed”
With Career Expert Andrea C. Santiago
Overqualified is a term given to job seekers when their background, education, experience, or previous title and/or salary are well beyond what the job requires. While this may seem like a roadblock at first, there are strategies that can turn this negative perception into a positive asset, which can lead to increased opportunities for the job seeker and employer.
Attendees will learn:
- Why taking time to reevaluate their careers and goals for the future will aid greatly in the job search
- How to effectively position their skills and experience
- Techniques for answering tough interview questions
- Ways to take advantage of available resources
- How networking is a most valuable asset in the job search process
- And much more!
Register here today:
Andrea C. Santiago is a career expert and the Guide to Health Careers for About.com, a New York Times Company, where she has contributed numerous articles on career advancement and job searching. Her work has been featured on WNYC, JobRadio.fm, WSTR-94 FM, and WXIA-TV, and has been cited by Fox News, Associated Press, Washington Examiner, and Forbes.com. As a professional recruiter for over ten years, Andrea has provided career assistance to hundreds of medical and executive professionals in commercial real estate, manufacturing, banking, and hospitality.
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