However, every once in a while, I run into candidates who have answers so readily available that they sound more like actors delivering a monologue than potential colleagues having a conversation in the moment. Remember that a job interview is at its essence a person-to-person conversation . You are with a potential future colleague, so you want to relate and communicate with that other person, not talk at them. Read More.
Where Do You Start Your Search? You can’t even start searching for a job unless you know what you’re looking for. Read More.
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The greater the emotional connection you make, the more likely people will take an interest in you and you will snag opportunities. The more human you act, the more people will gravitate to you. Here are six opportunities you can leverage to humanize your LinkedIn profile and standout:
1. Include a clear, professional picture of you.
A LinkedIn profile without a picture is like a body without a head. Include a picture. Your picture should be professional but not sterile. Your photo puts a face to your profile and should be one that invites others to read your profile. Read More.
Step 1 in the Ready To Work NJ Program – Job Readiness Workshops!
Improve your chances of getting a new job and complete the first step after registering (and being accepted) by taking advantage of the Ready To Work NJ 2 Day Workshop! These 2 day workshops help with resume & cover letter writing, interviewing techniques, networking & social media tips.
Upcoming workshops are scheduled at:
- County College of Morris – Dec. 8 & 11 – Contact Jaci Teune
- Essex CC – Dec. 12 & 14 – Contact Monica Rock
- Brookdale CC – Dec. 15 & 16 – Contact John Radvany
Candidates may also receive a phone call from the participating Colleges. Note: if email link doesn’t work, please use the first initial last name @ njworkforce.org to send an email.