Sunday, February 22, 2009

Blog topic for the week of February 22

This blog post is due on February 28, by 11:59 pm.

Select any three presentations that your classmates gave in the last few classes; base your selection on how much you enjoyed the presentation.  Write about what made this presentation so enjoyable.  What did you learn?  What made this person an effective presenter?

Monday, February 16, 2009

Blog topic for the week of Feb. 15

This blog topic is due on February 22 by 11:59 pm.

Your portfolio draft is due on March 23. So far, we have worked on your resume and your are currently doing your first presentation. You have also found a job description, which you used in the group meeting that you had in which you gave resume feedback to your team members. After the presentation, you'll want to begin writing your cover letter, if you have not already done so. Your cover letter should be geared towards the job description you used in your group meeting.

For this week's blog, visit this link - Read the advice that is offered about writing cover letters.Do you agree with all of the advice given here? Are the points with which you disagree?Which section of this tutorial is the most useful to you?Is there anything of which you were not aware that you plan to use when you write your cover letter for your mock interview in this class?

Sunday, February 08, 2009

Blog topic for the week of February 8

This blog post is due by 11:59 pm on Sunday, February 14.

This week, you will have a visit with from our client.  Now, it's finally time to get started with the work on the client project.  For this blog post, I'd like you to blog about that.  What ideas do you have so far?  What are your biggest concerns?  How are things coming along in your group?  What questions do you have for me about how to complete this project?

Sunday, February 01, 2009

Blog topic for the week of February 2

This blog post is due by 11:59 pm on Sunday, February 8.

Then, respond to the article.  Do you agree that these are the biggest mistakes that you could make in a job interview?  Have you ever had a job interview?  Describe what it was like?  What can a person do to be well prepared for a job interview?