For immediate release | April 19, 2012

The power of storytelling in your job search - a free online chat

CHICAGO — How many times have you heard the words, "Tell me about yourself"? Did you know that this interview question is a fantastic opportunity for you to distinguish yourself from other candidates? Did you know that powerfully written accomplishment statements on your resume can help you make the cut and get that interview?

Join the ALA JobLIST Placement Center for the next in a series of online chats from noon - 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, (Central Time) to discuss how you can make these opportunities work for you. In this session you will discover the secrets of a well-written resume and the power of a compelling career story. Bring along your resume and learn some strategies to enhance the way you present yourself. It doesn’t matter if you are a new graduate or someone who has years of experience. This session will provide useful tips that almost everyone can use to improve job search strategies.



Beatrice Calvin

Program Officer

Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR)

1-800-545-2433 ext.4280