Job Coach Randy Wooden, Director of the Professional Center by Goodwill, gives us some practical tips for students seeking out that first job or Summer job.
Teens: Tips for Landing that Summer Job
- Be realistic
Won’t make much money
Won’t be glamorous.
Working with the public? Away from people?
Friends already working
Hard and/or soft skills
Show up in person
Bring a resume
Handshake / Eye contact
Interview and Follow Up
Be on time / early
Attitude / enthusiasm
Research the company
Practice your answers
Send thank you
The ‘Professional Center by Goodwill’ is located inside the Goodwill Industries building off University Parkway and Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem (336) 464-0516
Check out Randy’s articles http://www.goodwill.org/author/randy-wooden/
*LinkedIn event every Thursday from 9 to noon…
VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150
QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”
MON-SAT 6A-10A(& Sunday@5 host)