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Crafting Effective Job Descriptions

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They say that it’s a job seeker’s market: what job seekers say and what they favor goes. Job descriptions are not exempt from this thought. If you have noticed a sharp decline in applications, you are likely not alone. Are you writing your job advertisements in a way that will attract and entice candidates to apply? Get the most out of your job descriptions by following expert advice presented in this webinar. You’ll be guided through the do’s and don’ts of job posting language, the most important elements to include, and what will send potential candidates to the “apply” button. Even learning about when to post can improve your job posting’s success. Gain applications from great candidates when you craft an effective job description.

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Internship Programs for Success - 2 Part Virtual Workshop
March 01, 2019 - March 04, 2019
Webinar, None,


Internships can be a great resource for building an engaged pipeline of talent for your organizations.  Getting your internship program right is critical.  This two-part virtual workshop for just $294, is a great way to keep up-to-speed with the ins and outs of today's students and their desires for an internship.  This two-part webinar series is a ‘can’t miss’ for those that are looking to develop an internship program or for those that need to re-assess some components within an existing internship program.  Part 1 of the series will focus on tips for a successful program. Part 2 of this internship virtual workshop deals with those responsible for managing or interacting with interns. 

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Diversity in Agriculture Virtual Career Fair
March 07, 2019
Virtual Career Fair, None,


Event to connect agricultural employers and job seekers. The Diversity in Agriculture virtual career fair will target diverse candidates interested in pursuing agricultural careers. Vitrual career fairs utilize chat rooms in lieu of the traditional career fair booth allowing job seekers to chat with multiple organizations during the event. 

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Crafting Effective Job Descriptions
March 29, 2019
Webinar, None,


They say that it’s a job seeker’s market: what job seekers say and what they favor goes. Job descriptions are not exempt from this thought. If you have noticed a sharp decline in applications, you are likely not alone. Are you writing your job advertisements in a way that will attract and entice candidates to apply? Get the most out of your job description by following expert advice presented in this webinar. You’ll be guided through the do’s and don’ts of job posting language, the most important elements to include, and what will send potential candidates to the “apply” button. Even learning about when to post can improve your job posting’s success. Gain applications from great candidates when you craft an effective job description.

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Crucial Conversations: Focused
April 24, 2019 - April 25, 2019
Minneapolis, Minnesota,


Whenever you’re not getting results, it’s likely a crucial conversation is keeping you stuck. What is a crucial conversion? A crucial conversation is a discussion between two or more people where the stakes are high, opinions vary, and emotions run strong. These conversations—when handled poorly or ignored—lead to strained relationships and dismal results. However, when you can speak and be heard (and encourage others to do the same), you’ll surface the best ideas, make the highest-quality decisions, and then act on your decisions with unity and commitment.   This one-day, condensed course provides participants with skills for creating alignment and agreement by fostering open dialogue around high stakes, emotional, or risky topics—at all levels of the organization. Whether it’s a problem with poor quality, slow time-to-market, declining customer satisfaction, or a strained relationship—whatever the issue—if you can’t talk honestly with nearly anybody about almost anything, y

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Bridging the Skilled Trade & 2 Year Recruiting Conundrum
May 31, 2019
Webinar, None,


Join us for a webinar discussion May 31 that will arm you with confidence to navigate recruitment among two-year and skilled trade program students. We’ll explore different strategies for building relationships with community colleges and skilled trade programs as a means to targeting and building this crucial talent pipeline. As there is no shortage of open roles in the skilled trades, there is no shortage of time to act now and reap the rewards for your organization’s future.

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Leadership Coaching for New Managers
September 27, 2019
Webinar, None,


Congratulations, you’ve been promoted to manager! This is an exciting time but also likely one of uncertainty and maybe a little nervousness. Becoming a new manager is difficult, and it doesn’t always come with an experienced mentor or a handbook. Rather, it comes with questions and challenges.

Luckily, we’re open to questions! Register for this AgCareers.com webinar and experience a virtual coaching session on becoming a effective new manager. You’ll learn about different leadership styles and approaches as well as how to acclimate yourself to working successfully with your new team.

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Total Wellness & Comprehensive Benefits
November 15, 2019
Webinar, None,


In a tight labor market, listening to employee’s desires is more crucial than ever.  Companies need to focus on retention efforts.  This webinar will provide insight into the latest trends in total wellness and comprehensive benefits.  From mental health accommodations to fitness incentives to flexible work schedules, creativity and adaptivity is needed to compete in this space.  This webinar will provide ways for your organization to win!

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