Office Hour on Critical Mistakes Job Seeker Makes and How to Avoid Them

Office Hour on
Critical Mistakes Job Seeker Makes
and How to Avoid Them

Presenter:  Patricia Cross
Date: August 8, 2017
Time: 10-11am PST  / 12-1pm CST/ 1-2pm EST

 

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Abstract:

This ‘Office Hour’ event provides an open-ended interactive live Q&A virtual forum for you to ask your specific question to and get personalized answers and suggestions from our expert Career Coach on the topic of “Critical Mistakes Job Seeker Makes and How to Avoid Them”.  

The webinar previously held covered the following:   Are you unintentionally making preventable mistakes in your job search that can take you out of the running? This webinar will highlight avoidable errors in several areas including job search strategy, resumes, cover letters, interviewing, and networking. We’ll discuss several case studies (based on real situations) identify what went wrong, and identify actions and strategies to prevent you from making the same critical errors!

We recommend you review the on-demand archive recording of the webinar before attending this event. 

About Patricia Cross:

Pat Cross, MA Ed, is an experienced career coach with over 15 years of experience working with job seekers at levels from individual contributors to executive level staff.  In addition to one-on-one coaching, she also is an experienced trainer and facilitator in the areas of job search, emotional intelligence, leadership development, management skills, presentation effectiveness, and customer service.

Pat also created content for the mobile application “Interview Prep” (for Android phones)  which have sold worldwide on five continents.  Additional apps include “Telephone Screen”, “Interview Prep for Retail” and “Telephone Screen.”

Since her first career as a health care professional, her career has crossed both different functions and different industries including healthcare, building trades, manufacturing, education, public utilities and high tech.  Prior to becoming an independent consultant, she was a Vice President of Career Management at Right Management, a division of Manpower. In this role, she worked individually with clients in job search, conducted workshops, designed unique new workshops, and facilitated senior level “success teams”, providing support and focus for senior level executives in transition. Prior to Right, she managed the education and training function for Komag, a high tech manufacturing organization in California.

Pat has an RN (active), BA in Psychology from Marymount Manhattan College, New York, MA Ed from Washington University, St. Louis, is certified in the Birkman Assessment, and Achieve Global. She also certified in TESOL (Teaching English as a Second or Other Language) from University of California, Santa Cruz Extension.

When not engaged in work, Pat enjoys performing in local theater and working towards reaching her goal of traveling to 100 countries.