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Landing a Job in a Difficult Economy Alumni Association Career Event

The UM Alumni Association will be holding a career development event here in Ann Arbor on June 15th and welcome alumni and student participation.

Landing a Job in A Difficult Economy, Presented by Tim Augustine, author of the best-selling book, “How Hard Are You Knocking?” The Job Seekers Guide to Opening Career Doors

Wednesday, June 15, 6-8:30 p.m.
Alumni Association of the University of Michigan
Alumni Center
200 Fletcher St.
Ann Arbor, MI

Join U-M alumni and students for a networking reception followed by a captivating and energizing seminar that will review the following areas:
• Developing a successful job search strategy
• Identifying and leveraging job search resources to uncover job opportunities
• Developing a strategy to differentiate and brand yourself during the interview
• How to begin and continue building your life long network of contacts
• How to successfully negotiate a great starting salary
• Developing your career strategy so you never have to look for a job again

Tim Augustine is an entrepreneur, business owner, author and professional speaker. He has written four books including his most recent titled “How Hard Are You Knocking?” The Job Seekers Guide to Opening Career Doors which was recognized as one of the “Best Business Books” on Amazon.com.

His seminars and books have been featured nationally on ABC, FOX and NBC and reviewed in USA Today, Wall Street Journal, LA Times, The Chicago Tribune, and The National Association for Campus Activities. He has made numerous radio and television appearances and has presented to more than 350 organizations and 100,000 people throughout the United States. He is a contributing writer to Inc. Magazine, Fast Company and Monster.com on topics pertaining to the people strategies of successful organizations. Similarly, he has published two “How-To” guides with Inc. Magazine focused on career development and corporate growth. Learn more about him and view other useful career search topics at www.howhardareyouknocking.com

This is a free seminar, but registration is required.
http://alumni.umich.edu/jobs/career-events/landing-a-job-in-a-difficult-economy

Contact:
Laura Turner| Senior Career Manager
www.umalumni.com

Posted by kkowatch at June 3, 2011 11:13 AM

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