Tools for Tigers

Get the tools you need for your job search.

  • Resume & cover letter writing
  • Interview skills
  • Personal branding
  • Business & dining etiquette
  • Job search & networking
  • Measure and communicate strengths

"This workshop helped so much; I developed clearer goals and a better game plan after taking it, and once I had those goals in place, I was able to then really target the job market I fit into. I went on my first live interview, and got the job -- thank you so much for giving me the tools to succeed beyond The Plains." -- Summer 2011 Participant


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DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2.


SESSION TOPICS
Draw Your Blueprints: Welcome & Goal Setting
Learn how to establish short and long-term goals to equip you for planning an effective job search.

Measure Your Strengths: StrengthsQuest Interpretation
The Clifton StrengthsFinder instrument assesses and identifies your individual top five strengths based on 34 talent "themes." In this session you will learn how your strengths can help you achieve career and personal success. Once your registration payment is received, you will be sent an email with directions on how to login and complete the 30 minute StrengthsQuest instrument.

Hammer out the Details: Resume, Cover Letter Writing, Reading Job Descriptions
Learn how to effectively read a job description and write a resume and cover letter to get the job.
Dinning Etiquette Lunch
Learn basic dining etiquette rules and guidelines presented by a certified etiquette instructor. Lunch will be served and instruction will take place as participants enjoy a three course meal.
Employer Panel Q & A
Learn how to catch an employer’s attention and stand out among fellow applicants in the hiring process from a panel of corporate recruiters and hiring managers.
Drill into Your Network: Personal Brand / On-Line Job Search / Networking Strategies
Learn how to network and search for jobs using up-to-date resources like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, CareerShift and Tiger Recruiting Link, jobs.auburn.edu.

Nail the Interview: Interview Strategies
Learn how to effectively prepare and navigate the interview as well as weigh pros and cons of various interview question answers.
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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2012

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