July 17 - Job Searching Strategies for Students, Interns & Recent Grads (FREE for Students)


FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
HR Virtual Round Table

Adapting your job-search skills to the new business climate just became more important than ever for HR students. Do you know:

* How to evaluate potential companies?
* How to use LinkedIn to truly compliment your job search?
* Unique advantages students and recent grads have regarding interviewing for positions?
* The types of questions companies are asking during interviews and how to respond?
* How and when to negotiate an offer in the current business climate?
* What type of positions to expect when starting your HR career in a challenging market like this?


OBJECTIVES
Join our webinar and hear the strategies to help you boost your search effectiveness.
LO1: Understand how to streamline the job search while leveraging the student (or recent grad) status.
LO2: Identify key approaches to leveraging LinkedIn and professional association (e.g., SHRM) networking events to truly compliment the job search and reduce the time spent job hunting.
LO3: Prepare for, and successfully navigate, common fresh-from-college interview questions and approaches including behavioral, situational and case interviews.


PDCs: 1.25
Student Member: FREE
Member: $15
Non-member: $30 
Login information is sent 1-3 business days prior to the webcast date.


SPEAKER BIO

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Eric Knott owns FinePoint HR, an HR consulting firm based in Phoenix, AZ, is a lecturer at Arizona State University’s W. P. Carey School of Business, is a three-term president and current board member of Phoenix’s HR professional association (SHRM of Greater Phoenix), the vice chair of the Arizona Small Business Association, a director on the Arizona SHRM State Council, and has been involved with other private and government workforce planning committees.

Eric Knott has spent 20 years in various areas of operations management and senior human resources leadership including working as the global VP of HR for K-12 education firm BASIS (the Phoenix-based international firm which runs the world’s top-performing K-12 schools), the senior leader for the HR organization at Goodwill Industries of Central and Northern Arizona (the largest Goodwill in the country), and holding regional HR leadership positions with Cox Communications and Target Corporation.  Eric has most recently been awarded the AZ Business Leaders Who’s Who for 2018 and 2019, and the Al O’Connor Lifetime Achievement Award from the Arizona Society for Human Resource Management.

He is a PHR, a SHRM-CP, has his Certified Labor Relations Leader (CLRL) credentials from Michigan State University, and degrees from Arizona State University and the University of Arizona. 

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Contact

Wendy Fong
650-378-1328
wendy.fong@shrm.org