Updated: May 7
Best HINTS & TIPS You Can’t Afford to Miss out about IT Recruitment, hr & job hunt An Incredibly Easy Method That Works
If you are an IT Professional who has to deal with human resources, IT agencies or headhunters then you can’t afford to miss out the course hints & tips.
Design with real life scenarios
You will know how to come up with a job-hunting strategy to build a searchable profile for employers & headhunters to find you.
You will identify pitfalls during the recruitment process as a jobseeker and as an entrepreneur. You will know how to cope with IT recruiters hiring IT professionals for your business.
What will you know in this course?
You will know how to use your social media profile to gain competitive advantage to increase your job opportunities.
You will know the difference between working as a contractor, independent contractor, self-employed or a freelancer and, you will know who takes the largest chunk out of your salary.
You will know how to use social media networks, job-boards and google free tools to help your profile stand out from the crowd, and rank well on search engines.
You will gain insight into lessons learnt when things go wrong such as rejection, resignation, mental bullying & favoritism at workplace.
You will know how to deal with telephone screen interviews, HR face to face interview questions, and how to deal with CV job gaps, outdated profile, and how to improve the look & feel of your CV.
You will participate as an HR moderator, coach and interviewer to provide constructive criticism to candidate's awkward situation & negative attitude.
What will you learn in this course?
You will learn from 4 real role playing scenarios:
1) The Software Test Engineer scenario:
How to avoid inefficient job hunting strategy
How to avoid negative phone interviews
How to avoid adopting the wrong attitude
How to avoid a bad reference from your last employer
How to avoid applying for the same job twice
How to avoid spamming your CV
How to deal with Human Resources face to face interviews
How to cope with interview questions
Understand your contractual obligations, early resignation & legal impact
How to participate and play a role of a coach, to analyze awkward situations
How to suggest improvement from Lessons learnt
2) The Business Analyst scenario:
How to apply the 7 step job hunting strategy
The Do's and Don'ts of Job-hunting strategy
How to stand out from the crowd
How to get employers & headhunters to find you
How to search for the right job using job-boards
How to narrow down your Google search terms
How to map your CV with job specifications
How collect useful information on your next employer
How to present your cover letter with your CV to your future employer
How to use social network platforms to help your profile rank well on search engines
How to grow your social media network
How to relate hashtag keywords in your profile so that employers & headhunters can find you
How to use your social media profile to gain competitive advantage to increases your job opportunities
3) The Software Developer scenario:
The difference between a contractor/independent contractor, self-employed/freelancer and a service company
The advantages of working for a services company or a recruitment agency
CV & Cover letter hints & tips
Participate and provide constructive criticism to avoid common mistakes when submitting CV & Cover letter
Understand recruiters point of view when they judge candidate's job application
The best way to explain gaps between jobs in your CV
How many pages should your CV contain?
Present your CV with a personal statement to attract employers
Improve the look and feel of your CV
Agency telephone screen interview and type of questions you might be asked
How the agency can help you to enhance & promote your CV to the end client
How to access resources and information about working and living in Switzerland
Lessons Learnt, hints & tips from my past experience as an IT professional contractor in the UK & Switzerland.
4) The Solution Architect scenario:
How to perform a thorough search using communication skills and own network
How to determine the right business model for your business as an entrepreneur
What business module should you choose to suit your needs
How to deal with IT recruitment as an entrepreneur to help your business with candidates hiring
You will participate in identifying pitfalls during the recruitment process as HR moderator