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Employment Support Resources: Interview Prep

Tewksbury Job Seekers

VIRTUAL PROGRAM: TEWKSBURY JOB SEEKERS NETWORK --     Refresh Your Interviewing Skills

MON., AUGUST 2, 2:00—3:30 PM

Online Tewksbury 

VIRTUAL PROGRAM: TEWKSBURY JOB SEEKERS NETWORK -- Refresh Your Interviewing Skills

**PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM THAT WILL TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM. Registrants will receive a link to access the Zoom Meeting via email.** 

Receive a refresher on the key skills that are required when interviewing for any job -- (1) speaking confidently, (2) constructing answers to off-the-cuff questions, (3) receiving feedback and (4) rehearsing. The session will be followed by a live demo. Led by MJ Khan, a seasoned Toastmasters member and leader. As a member of four different clubs during her 17 years in Toastmasters, Khan has earned several educational awards, among other accolades, and currently provides technical leadership and guidance to consulting clients and internal team members as the SVP of Technology at OpFocus, a Salesforce consulting partner. At various times throughout her career, she has been both an interviewer/hiring manager and a candidate. 

Register directly on Zoom HERESponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Registration required via Zoom link.

Gtr Lowell Job Seekers Over-50 Resources

INTERVIEWING RESOURCES

Informational Interviews

  1. 15 Questions to Ask in an informational Interview – Career Contessa, 8/1/2020

https://www.careercontessa.com/advice/questions-to-ask-informational-interview/

  1. How to Get the Most Out of an Informational Interview

Harvard Business Review - by Rebecca Knight, February 26, 2016

  1. 3. How do you prepare for an informational interview?
    https://www.forbes.com › jacquelynsmith › 2013/12/11

If and when you land an informational interview, here's how to ace it:

  1. Research the company. ...
  2. Research the individual you're meeting with. ...
  3. Dress to impress. ...
  4. Don't be nervous. ...
  5. Don't ask for a job; ask for advice. ...
  6. Impress the interviewer. ...
  7. Get referrals. ...
  8. Follow up with a thank-you note or e-mail.

Job Interviews

Practice your answers in a mock job interview

Have a job interview coming up? Doing a trial run can give you the preparation you need to nail the real thing.

By: Daniel Bortz, Monster contributor

https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/practice-makes-perfect

Video Interview Guide: Tips for a Successful Interview

Video Interview Tips

https://www.indeed.com/career-advice/interviewing/video-interview-guide

Top Video Job Interview Tips                     By Robert Half 

https://www.roberthalf.com/blog/job-interview-tips/screen-time-how-to-nail-your-next-video-interview

HOW TO ANSWER: Tell Me About Yourself

by Pamela Skillings | Interview Questions & Answers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mH3DaeJSwy4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ubE405nVkZg&t=276s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmFuWmzeiDs

Interviewing Resources