Steve Dalton -- the author of the acclaimed book "The 2-Hour Job Search" -- is back at Illinois Tech with some of the latest cutting-edge technologies and tools student can use to gain an advantage in an increasingly competitive job market. Last year's presentation reached capacity quickly. Space is also limited this year, and an RSVP is required.
Steve Dalton: The 2-Hour Job Search Interactive Presentation
Monday, October 10, 2016
1-4 p.m. in Wishnik Hall Auditorium
Dalton will illustrate how to use technology to get the right job faster, using specific, tangible methods rather than general tips or advice, and bringing organization to what is often an ineffective and frustrating process.
In this presentation, you will learn:
- Why blindly submitting resumes online are ineffective
- A step-by-step method to quickly identify and rank your ideal employers
- A structured and systematic approach to networking
- How to contact and track all of your interactions, and why this is important
- How to turn strangers into advocates for your career success
- Specific ways to use technology (Excel, Google, LinkedIn, alumni databases, etc.) to save time and secure an interview