Why Should Someone Hire or Promote You?

When: Fri., Dec. 3 @ 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Host: BCS
Event contact: Helene Bumbalo, hmbumbalo@vcu.edu
Audience: Graduate students, Alumni
Address: Snead Hall 301 W. Main St. Richmond, VA 23220
Room: B2166

Because you want a role or a promotion, or think you deserve one, is never enough reason for you to land one! Can you read a job description and anticipate the questions you might be asked? Can you articulate and sell the skills that link yourself to an employer’s needs?  Do you understand the Personal Brand you advertise? Do you know which personal values align with the culture where you work or hope to work? Let’s explore these areas together and unpack the reasons someone is hired or promoted.