Tuesday Talks Episodes:
Episode 1: WSRCA 101
Our new weekly Tuesday Talks series aims to give you need-to-know information to help your job search or career exploration. The best thing is that we designed these videos to let you learn on the go. This week, WSRCA Talent Development Facilitator, Rachel White, breaks down how we're able to help with no-cost recruiting, employment, and information services to jobseekers for nine counties in Central Texas.
Episode 2: What is LMI?
The power of information! Before you begin your job search or take the first step to jump to another career, check out labor market information. Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Facilitator, Rachel White, breaks down how this information is key to looking at job salaries, finding out which careers are in demand, and in which cities those jobs are thriving. Oh, and did we mention Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area can walk you through how you can apply this information to your job needs?
Episode 3: Career Lattices
Figuring out what job to apply for or which career field to switch to is one thing, but what does growth look like once you take that leap to a new position? Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Facilitator, Rachel White, talks about a custom tool we built that shows you possible growth pathways.
Episode 4: Job Search Tips
The success of your job search could boil down to one word: keywords. This week, Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Facilitator, Rachel White, gives you three tips you can use today to make the most of this tactic to take your job search to the next level.
Episode 5: Job Search Strategies
We've talked about what to search for when you are starting your job hunt. This week, we talk about *where* exactly you should be searching. In this competitive job market, you do not want to miss when the perfect job is posted. Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Specialist, Ashlee Davis, talks about some easy job search strategies you can apply to your search today.
Episode 6: Job Search Bad Habits
Thanks to the handy 'Easy Apply' option, you've switched your strategy to apply for all the jobs....well stop! On this week's Tuesday talks, Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Specialist Ashlee Davis breaks down the top three bad job search habits you should be breaking today.
Episode 7: Cover Letter 101
You know what needs to be in an attention-getting cover, but you're staring at a blank page because nothing you write could possibly be good to get that dream job. Keep watching because, on this week's Tuesday Talks, Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Specialist, Ashlee Davis, gets you past that writer's block.
Episode 8: Cover Letter 201
You have a couple of good cover letter templates in your job search tool kit, that's great! Today's video is Part 2 on cover letters and it's a deeper dive into how to make your letter stand out. Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Talent Development Specialist Ashlee Davis gives you a list you need to keep in mind when you're writing and a checklist to go over once you've got a draft written.
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