Entrepreneur, Author and Consultant to Discuss
"Landing the Job: Why First Impressions, Body Language and Online Presence Matter"
April 30, 2014
Reading, Pa. – Entrepreneur, author
and consultant Pamela S. Gockley will present a talk, “Landing the Job: Why
First Impressions, Body Language & Online Presence Matter,” on Tuesday, May 6, in Albright College’s Campus Center, South Lounge. The
event, which is free and open to the public, runs from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
of Vigilant Corp., a Reading-based web design, hosting and management company,
and as founder/president of PennsylvaniaJobs.com, Gockley has coached hundreds
of jobseekers and employers on interviewing, reputation assessment, and networking
online and in-person.
author of The Reputation Factor, Gockley addresses such topics as: Are employers
really looking at my Facebook page? Does my opinion of myself match up with how
other people see me? What are the do’s and don’ts of body language in an
interview? Should I hide my tattoos and piercings?
holds an associate’s degree in business management and a bachelor’s degree in
political science from Kutztown University. She has been involved in the
creation of eight businesses and has advised and mentored many others. In 2004,
Gockley was selected by then-Gov. Ed Rendell as one of 50 Outstanding Business
Women in Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1856, Albright
College is a selective, national liberal arts college enrolling 1,700 full-time
undergraduates and more than 800 adult learners and graduate students. The
College’s flexible interdisciplinary curriculum, strengthened by a close-knit
residential learning environment, encourages students to combine majors and
disciplines to create individualized academic programs. Close faculty
mentorship, numerous experiential learning options, and a diverse, supportive
community of scholars and learners help students exceed their own expectations
and graduate with a commitment to a lifetime of service and learning. Albright
College is located in Reading, Pennsylvania.
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