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Friday Jul 12

Let's Talk Job Search. July 12.


Job Search Etiquette – Avoiding Common Pitfalls
Friday, July 12th 9am - 11am.

Don't Let Small Mistakes Sink Your Job Search!

Join our next Let's Talk Job Search workshop: Job Search Etiquette – Avoiding Common Pitfalls

First impressions matter in the job search, and even minor missteps can hurt your chances. This workshop will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to navigate the application and interview process like a seasoned pro.

We'll cover:

  • Crafting professional communication: Learn best practices for emails, thank you notes, and phone calls throughout your job search.
  • Acing the interview: Discover how to make a strong first impression, answer common questions confidently, and avoid common etiquette blunders.
  • Online professionalism: Understand the importance of maintaining a positive online presence that aligns with your career goals.

Leave this workshop feeling prepared and ready to impress potential employers!

Featured presenter:

Jyoti Rao, M.B.A.
Pipeline Partnership Liaison
Illinois Tollway

Jyoti Rao serves as a pipeline partnership liaison at the Illinois Tollway, where she engages in community job fairs and hiring events to educate job seekers on the Tollway’s hiring process and career opportunities available.

Rao has more than 10 years combined of career planning and development experience in higher education and government sectors. She was designated as a program lead for the Tollway’s Professional Services Internship, which brings college students and recent alumni into the organization to perform work activities in various departments that drive Tollway projects forward. 

Rao holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Illinois State University, a master’s degree in Academic Advising from Kansas State University and is a Master of Business Administration candidate from Southern New Hampshire University.

Let's Talk!

This will be an in-person event.
Location: workNet DuPage Career Center
2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302, Lisle, IL 60532

Register now for this Let's Talk Job Search that will take place on Friday, July 12th 9am-11am.


The goal of workNet DuPage's ongoing Let's Talk Job Search series is to:

  • Create a supportive community in which to openly discuss the real experience of today's job market
  • Educate job seekers on important employment topics
  • Facilitate a sense of community and camaraderie for job seekers
  • Provide valuable resources, insight, and advice to help demystify and facilitate the job search process 


Let's Talk Job Search is FREE and open to the public. Advance registration is recommended, but not required.

Come on in to our center at 2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302, in Lisle and check in at the front desk.

workNet DuPage
2525 Cabot Dr
Lisle, IL 60532 United States