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The Job Search Action Plan - 7 Steps to Success, Part 1

  • The Select Center | JS101 3300 Chimney Rock Road, Suite 102 Houston, TX, 77056 United States (map)

JS101: The Art of Marketing Yourself

The Job Search Action Plan - 7 Steps to Success

INTRODUCTION to JS101: The Art of Marketing Yourself

  • Seeing Yourself as Me, Inc.

  • The Value of a Plan

  • The JSAP: 7 Steps to Success


STEP 1: Understand the Modern Job Search

  • How Job Search Has Changed

  • Modern Job Search Basics

  • How Hiring Really Happens

  • Common Myths & Mistakes

  • Job Search Facts & Figures You Should Know

  • Why People Have Trouble Finding a Job


STEP 2: Build the Foundation

  • Accomplish Starting Tasks

  • Develop Job Search Tools

  • Practice Job Seeker Skills

  • Get Educated in Job Search

  • Research the Market


STEP 3: Get the Word Out

  • Identify Sub-Networks

  • Inform & Announce

  • Use the 7 Ways to Job Search

STEP 4: Activate Supporting Activities

  • Explore Temporary, Contract, or Consulting Work

  • Enhance Technical & Career Skills

  • Attend Job Fairs

  • Consider Volunteering

  • Schedule Informational Interviews

  • Join Groups



Note: Registration is not necessary. Parking is limited so please park in the back on the West side if possible.

Instructor: Royce Thomason & Sandy Adams

Earlier Event: September 28
Mentor Group
Later Event: October 3
Interviewing - Honing Your Skills