Workshop Name: “Help! I Have a Job Interview!”
Preparing for job interviews is a complex task and people often lack the skills to do this well. As a result they may not be the successful candidate, even though they are well qualified. This workshop covers the entire process of preparing for, and completing job interviews. Applicants will gain the knowledge, tools and confidence to sell themselves in an interview. Participants are asked to bring their resume, the job competition they are applying for, past performance appraisals and award certificates.
| Preparing for the Interview
Based on the metaphor of traveling as part of career growth, participants will gain a better understanding of their personal style, career interests and learning preferences.
Types of Interview Formats
Phases of the Interview
Interview Tips & Cautions
Following Up After the Interview
“What was most valuable for me was learning how to present myself and what to do or not to do… plus how to prepare for situational and behavioral questions. The role playing and exercises were very helpful too..”
David M., Federal Govt
“I became aware of more interviewing techniques and preparations to win an interview…and I was more confident in my last interview, for which I qualified!”
Patricia W., Bank of Canada
“Very good instructor – I really enjoyed the course and what I liked most was the insight I gained about the reason behind interview questions and how to handle curve balls when in an interview.”
G. Symons, Public Works & Govt Services