Events

Creating a Stand Out LinkedIn Profile with Joanna Tyler

LinkedIn is an often overlooked tool that can help us build our networking skills and add value to our job search. It’s important to know how to use LinkedIn to network, job search, and show off your skills! In this workshop, Joanna Tyler will cover:
  • The sections of your LinkedIn Profile
  • How to Create Your LinkedIn Banner
  • How to Optimize Your Profile for SEO
  • How to Use LinkedIn’s Settings To Make Your Profile Work for You

A note from Joanna: I personally believe our personal and professional network is such a valuable resource and LinkedIn is a great way to untap the hidden job market.  I have been working with LinkedIn for many years as a recruiter and job seeker and have many tips and tricks to share to help you get your profile to stand out and have it work for you. I look forward to sharing my insight with you!

Job Interview

HireHER Workshop: Interviewing 101: Preparing & Presenting Yourself

Prepare to rock your upcoming job interview, whether it’s in-person, over the phone, or via Zoom. Learn tips & tricks for making a great first impression, and interview with confidence.

Job interview

HireHER Workshop: Interviewing 102 – Navigating the Q&A like a STAR

There’s an art to answering interview questions. In this workshop, we’ll be discussing the types of questions interviewers ask and showing you how to answer the most commonly asked questions. This workshop will give you the tools and techniques you need to rock your next interview.

Writing an Effective Resume

HireHER Workshop: Writing An Effective Resume

Let’s talk about your resume! This resume writing workshop will provide you with detailed strategies and step-by-step guidance to creating an effective resume. In this workshop, you will gain a clear understanding of how to confidently write a winning resume. 

Cover Letter

HireHER Workshop: Crafting a Compelling Cover Letter

What makes an effective cover letter? Resumes and Cover Letters make your first impression with your future employers when you’re not there, so you want to be sure these materials represent you well. This workshop breaks down exactly what a cover letter needs to include so that you can effectively market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job market!

Applicant Tracking System

HireHER Workshop: Understanding the Applicant Tracking System (ATS)

Did you know that only about 30% of all resumes and applications are seen by a pair of human eyes? This is because the majority of businesses and organizations use Applicant Tracking System (ATS) software to screen resumes and applications as they come in. Roughly 70% of applications are “cut” during the ATS process.

In this workshop, you’ll gain a better understanding of (a) what the ATS is, (b) how the ATS screens and scans your materials, and (c) how to revise your resume so that it’s ATS approved, giving you a better shot at landing an interview!

Job Search

HireHER Workshop: Managing Your Job Search

Learn about about job search strategies and explore popular job boards. Discover new ways to track your progress and applications. Gain access to Dress for Success Quad Cities exclusive job search resources and Job Search Management template.

Networking

HireHER Workshop: Networking for Success

This workshop will help you develop the mindset, skillset, and toolset necessary to become a successful networker! Networking is an incredibly useful strategy that can help you achieve your professional goals; it’s also an excellent way to connect and build relationships with others!

personal branding

HireHER Workshop: Command Your Brand

You are your most important asset. We are living in a digital world and whether we like it or not, potential employers have easy access to our online persona. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to optimize your online presence so that you can stand out in a digital world.