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Learn How To Stand Out

Learn How To Stand Out

Posted July 31, 2009 B By John Saccenti


Use the Library’s online software to make you a standout candidate for employment
Thursday, August 13th, 7 - 9 p.m.

Learn how to shine during your job search from the comfort of your own home. Get a lesson on how to use the Library’s OptimalInterview and OptimalPortolio to refine your interviewing skills and create your own professional portfolio website during a seminar on Thursday, August 13, at the East Brunswick Public Library. This online software allows you to practice one-on-one and group interviews and to create your own practice interview questions. You’ll be able to record and play back your responses and see how you’re doing. You’ll also learn how to use Optimal tools to create your own portfolio and website, giving you the tools to you need to make employers take notice.
 
This course is open to Library cardholders. Prerequisite: Internet I and MS Word I or basic Internet and word processing experience. By signing up you are certifying that you have the basic skills required to complete this class. Register by visiting www.ebpl.org.  Then click on August 13th on the Library Calendar on the home page and then the Optimal Resume class.  Click on the Sign Me Up link and supply your library card and PIN numbers.  Once your card is validated, supply your information in the form and click the Submit button and you are set.

For more information, please call 732-390-6789.