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CLOSING THE GAP: PREPARING FOR A SUCCESSFUL FEDERAL INTERVIEW

August 9 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM EDT

Free

CLOSING THE GAP: PREPARING FOR A SUCCESSFUL FEDERAL INTERVIEW

With Chris Westbrook

August 9 @ 6:30PM – 8:00PM EDT

FREE

So, you have finally been asked to interview for a federal job! Now that it’s your turn; are you prepared? From knowing what stories to highlight to anticipating the questions you should ask, you need to get ready to close that gap from job seeker to new hire. Come hear from a longtime federal recruiter and hiring manager how to give a winning interview. Also learn some tips to navigate the federal hiring process from job offer through clearance processing to your start date.

Webinar objectives:

At the end of this webinar you will be able to:

  1. Discuss what to expect in a federal interview.
  2. Describe how to use the STAR method to highlight work accomplishments.
  3. Prepare good questions to ask when it’s your turn in the interview.
  4. Identify your options if you don’t get a job offer.
  5. Describe the process of navigating the process of moving from job offer to start date.

This session is FREE.

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This event is on ZOOM.

When: August 9, 2022 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this webinar:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NGcLuLOVTEiUvX2kRIT8JQ

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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About your presenter

Christine (Chris) Westbrook is a talent-development leader who guides individuals and organizations to achieve maximum performance through high-impact, strategic personal and organizational change.

Chris currently facilitates leadership, management, and professional skills training for public, private, and nonprofit audiences. She also consults and provides career counseling services through a variety of nonprofits. She serves as Curriculum Director for the Federal Career Connection, Inc.

Ms. Westbrook served in three directorates of the Central Intelligence Agency as an intelligence analyst, manager, and talent leader. She served last as Deputy Director of CIA’s premier foreign-language school. Prior to this, she served on the CIA Director’s team to create a Talent Center of Excellence to hire, develop, and oversee management of CIA’s workforce. For her last nine years at CIA, Ms. Westbrook also created and facilitated leadership and management training, with a focus on change leadership. Following the tragic events of September 11, 2001, Ms. Westbrook recruited a new generation of analysts for the Central Intelligence Agency.

Chris received her BA in Government from The College of William and Mary. She earned a Master’s degree in Political Science and a second Master’s degree in Human Resource Development from The George Washington University.

Details

Date:
August 9
Time:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NGcLuLOVTEiUvX2kRIT8JQ

Organizer

Federal Career Connection, Inc.
Email:
info@federalcareerconnection.org
View Organizer Website

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