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How to Interview Like a Rock Star

Achieving Success in the New Hybrid Workplace

SPEAKER:
Abby Kohut, President of Staffing Symphony LLC and founder AbsolutelyAbby.com
Interviewing Like a Rock Star (and More)
One day soon, you will be presented with an opportunity to interview for your dream job. Are you really ready to receive that call? Do you know how to answer the tricky HR questions? Are you sure that you’re prepared to land that job?

Join the fun as everyone in the audience learns how to interview like a rockstar! You will learn:
• How to interview in this new world of Teams and Zoom
• How to really wow a recruiter in the first 10 seconds of a phone screen
• Why your choice of clothing can make or break your chances of success
• How to answer questions like “What kind of tree are you?” and why we ask
• The topics to avoid at all costs during interview small talk
• Why you really do need to send a cover letter & what should/should not be included
• Networking to find a job
• The key to keywords on your resume
• Why thank you notes are critical to your success
• How and when to follow up

In this meeting we’ll cover how the landscape has changed in the last few years post-Covid. Your online image and behavior, including your LinkedIn profile, have risen in importance.
Become more effective at promoting yourself on social media to make this all happen.

Absolutely Abby has a critical message about marketing yourself effectively in interviews and via social media, and she’ll be available to respond to your questions during and after our meeting.

A VIRTUAL MEETING
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Networking: 5:30 PM to 6:15 PM (Pacific)
Presentations and Q&A 6:15 PM to 7:30 PM (Pacific)
ZOOM REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Register here.
After registering, you’ll receive a confirming email from Zoom

ABOUT OUR SPEAKER
Abby Kohut, President of Staffing Symphony LLC and founder AbsolutelyAbby.com
Abby Kohut is an award winning Human Resources professional with 26 years of corporate experience. As President of Staffing Symphony LLC, Abby is credited with offering over 10,000 people jobs from all industries and at all levels of employment during her recruiting career. Abby has delivered over 500 live workshops across 33 states on a variety of human resources, job search, social media and business-related subjects.

Abby is well known in the Human Resources and job search world as “Absolutely Abby.” Her website, https://AbsolutelyAbby.com, was selected as one of the “Top 100 Websites for Your Career” by Forbes because it teaches candidates the Absolute truth about the job search process that other recruiters typically don’t share. Abby was selected as one of the top 100 influential people online according to Fast Company Magazine. She has offered her Human Resources perspective on Fox 5, NBC, CBS, ABC, LinkedIn, Monster, Real Simple, The Ladders, Bloomberg Radio, and Forbes.

Advance registration for the ZOOM meeting is required. After registering, you’ll receive a confirming email from Zoom.
A VIRTUAL MEETING
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Networking: 5:30 PM to 6:10 PM (Pacific)
Presentations and Panel Discussion 6:15 PM to 7:30 PM (Pacific)
ZOOM REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED Register here.
After registering, you’ll receive a confirming email from Zoom

About AITP-LA:
AITP-LA is about technology – bringing experts in their field to share cutting-edge ideas with members. Helping members connect the dots, take the next steps, grow in their ability to apply technologies to competitive advantage.
AITP-LA is part of a national organization that provides leadership, professional development, certification and personal growth opportunities to IT managers and technologists. The core of the AITP experience is the chapter network, with 400 professional and student chapters throughout the country.
For more information, call the chapter telephone at 562-928-5353 or contact Roger Lux at 562-964-1888.

CONTACT INFO:
AITP-LA website: https://aitp-la.org.

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Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/AITP-Los-Angeles
Twitter: @AITP_LA

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