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Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts & Jobcase - We're Stronger Together!
This group is a place for the Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts community to come together and share all things related to work - job seeking, career info, opportunities, tips and more. Join the conversation and make this the go-to place for all members! Joining this group indicates your interest in the Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts (ULEM), and they may email you directly outside the Jobcase platform.
Career transition 55+
What advice can you give someone who is over 55, hasn't worked for three years and is trying to transition to a different career?
How to connect to employers
Instead of staying silent during a job fair or interview SPEAK UP and let your voice be heard!
By building a rapport with the employers before getting into the nitty-gritty details of the job it can give you a major competitive edge over other candidates. Plus it will feel more like a friendly conversation which can certainly help calm those nerves. You can also use this information later on when following up.
Remember, these questions are not... see more
Big Boston job fair coming!!
The Boston job fair is COMING up on Thursday, June 6th from 1-4!
If you haven’t already, be sure to register HERE so you have the chance to meet and interview with some GREAT companies like Apple and Boston Children's Hospital. Full company list coming soon!
ULEM (Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts) is also offering several FREE career workshops onsite before the event begins to help you stand out and get hired. Be sure to take advantage!
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Great to stat change in my life
Advocating and Demonstrating for Diversity & Inclusion for 100 years
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Relocating what to do
I am moving across the country to Mass in a few months. Just wondering what do you do when you are starting over from scratch?
what should i wear
I have an interview coming up. do you think nice dark jeans and a colared shirt works to wear to it? it says semi-casual attire in the email. please advise!!
A guide to nailing your interview!
Check out these tips to help you feel prepared and confident so you can land the job during your next interview!
1- Are you dressed to impress?
Check out this great post on what to wear during your next interview! Make sure to lay your clean clothes out the night before and check for wrinkles/stains (it happens).
2- What to bring?
Write down 3-5 questions you want to ask the employer during the interview in a notebook and pack it with your... see more
Make YOUR resume desirable to employers!!
Your resume showcases all the things an employer is looking for and each has certain expectations that they would like you to fulfill. It’s important to show them in your resume how/why you are the perfect fit.
Check out these tips on how to make your resume stronger and desirable to employers!
1- Have the qualifications for the job
Increase your chances of being hired by tailoring your resume specifically to jobs that you are qualified for... see more
How To: Write A Great Cover Letter
A lot of jobs now require cover letters with their online applications. This makes a little more work for you to apply, but it gives you a great space to distinguish yourself from other applicants. Here’s how:
1. Personalize it
You should NEVER send the same cover letter to different employers. Apply your experience to the job duties & responsibilities you see in the job listing to increase your chances of a call-back!