Presentations

Job club meeting presentations

When our speakers share their job club meeting presentations with us you will find them stored here. Please make use of them to help you in your job search. Click on the link to open the file.

If you have any questions or any ideas about future topics you would like us to cover please contact us.

As a Careers Springboard Gerrards Cross member you are welcome to join the other Careers Springboard branch meetings.

Events prior to 2020

2020 Events

Winning CV – John Pope – Jan 2020
How to make your CV an Interview winning tool 

Linkedin – Sue Smith – Jan 2020
How to Understand the Power of LinkedIn in your job search.

Transferable skills – Mike Kavanagh – April 2020
Transferable Skills Homework – 2020
Identify your key assets, realise your true value, discover hidden talents & create your key skills profile as the basis for your job search.

Preparing for Interview – Fiona Mayhew May 2020
Focussing on what you need to do before the interview to ensure that you’re fully prepared 

Building a Winning CV – Julie Hodgson June 2020
How to make your CV an Interview winning tool. 

Design your best work life and unlock your potential  – Sarah Clarke – May 2020
Identifying the critical components you need to unlock your potential and find meaning and happiness at work.

The Interview Itself – Eddie Maguire – June 2020
Focusing on what happens at Interview & the strategies to compete  successfully

Preparing for Interview – Charlotte Speak – Sep 2020
Concentrating on the pre-interview activities to ensure that you’re fully prepared.

Creating Cut Through in the Market – Debbie Inglis – Sept 2020
Debbie made reference to the following document in her presentation:-
How to Find a Job in Today’s Market – Natasha Cleeve

Building a Winning CV – Pat Hartwell – Sept 2020
How to make your CV an interview winning tool

Goal Setting – Marianna Forro – Sept 2020
Creating smart goals and identifying your own ways to achieve them

Maintaining & Boosting Confidence & Resilience – Dave Everitt – Oct 2020
Practical techniques that reduce the negative impact of stress on your job search and boost your resilience

Winning Through Redundancy – Steve Preston – Oct 2020

Supporting professionals with a proven process to navigate the challenges of the career transition maze to achieve a bright new future 

TMAY – Tell Me About Yourself – Stephen Ostercamp – Nov 2020
Get the 60 second TMAY right! How to polish your response to this frequently asked and important interview question.

LinkedIn – A Winning Profile – Mark White – Nov 2020

LinkedIn not just from the perspective of an online CV, but as an active tool to help you tap into the hidden opportunities which exist in the marketplace and within your own network

To access the Zoom recording click on the link and enter the password. Please don’t share with non-Careers Springboard members.

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/Bf74jNCyiJWtfkZKygzTcXkjbwnXM9xdc7IG7qZARruxFRma8ZkDcsJm6Wbot5Lx.HU_ucOk4EYrV7Bac

Access Passcode: CVS*zz8n

Working with Recruiters in your Job search – Sarah Cooper – Nov 2020
How to work with Recruiters and get the best out of them

Time Management – Julie Hodgson – Nov 2020
Reviewing how you use your time and investing it more effectively in your job search
Time Management spreadsheet example

Networking – Andy Low – Dec 2020
An in-depth guide to successful networking – from defining your target contacts & key messages to further referral & new opportunities. See February 2021 presentation for latest slides.

Preparing for the Christmas Break – Martin Garrity – Dec 2020
How to plan and manage your job search activity effectively during the Christmas period.

2021 Events

Making a Good Impression – Jack Milner – Jan 2021
No slides used in this presentation

Success is an Inside Job – Alison O’Dornan – Jan 2021
No slides used in this presentation

Get to Know your Transferable skills – Mike Kavanagh – Jan 2021
Transferable Skills Homework – 2021
Identify your key assets, realise your true value, discover hidden talents & create your key skills profile as the basis for your job search.

Building a Winning CV – Julie Hodgson Jan 2021
How to make your CV an Interview winning tool. 

Effective Networking – Andy Low – Feb 2021
An in-depth guide to successful networking – from defining your target contacts & key messages to further referral & new opportunities.
Andy Low profile
Presentation
Network phone call and meeting outline
40 Questions to ask in Networking Interviews
Referral Letter
Letter
Excel spreadsheet tracking Example

LinkedIn – Getting The Best Out Of This Essential Tool – Sue Smith – Feb 2021
How to Understand the Power of LinkedIn in your job search.

To access the Zoom recording click on the link and enter the passcode. Please don’t share with non-Careers Springboard members.

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/k-ChWvrfTrDGnU-oB7_gexSSItRw6O507z9X0HKOPhqPouG9DOxjlJHV99llj22y.-GhktZSIvSB78UsA

Passcode: f^H7tM0T

Personal Branding – “Just who Do You Think You Are” – Graham Smith – Feb 2021
A fresh look at presenting your personal brand in order to achieve the Olympian heights that you deserve in your job search.
Personal Brand Pyramid – homework handout

Maintaining & Boosting Confidence & Resilience – Dr Rosie Miller – Feb 2021
Practical techniques that reduce the negative impact of stress on your job search and boost your resilience.

Preparing for Interview – Fiona Mayhew – Mar 2021
Focussing on what you need to do before the interview to ensure that you’re fully prepared.

TMAY (Tell Me About Yourself) – Diane Richardson – Mar 2021
Get the 60 second TMAY right! How to polish your response to this frequent and important question.

Future Proofing Yourself – David Yeabsley – Mar 2021
Techniques to take control of yourself in your professional career by managing your skill sets, proactivity, clever thinking and maximising opportunities.

Changing Track / Transferable Skills – Oyvind Helgerud, Sarah Clarke, Robert Tearle – April 2021
Identifying your key skills and enabling a new direction.
No slides used but Audio recording of the session is available by clicking here.