Damaging Dialects: Could the Way you Sound be Keeping You from Getting the Job you Want?
03/2/2013, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
You’ve got the knowledge, the skills, the experience, and the background. Your resume is polished, and you have an outstanding cover letter to boot. Why then does it seem that you can never get past the telephone interview? Come and learn how sociolinguistic cues, dialect, and other seemingly harmless individual characteristics can negatively impact the job selection process.
Date: Saturday, March 2
Time: 1:30- 3 p.m.
Place: ASU-Jonesboro, Delta Center, Room 103
Cost: $25.00; ASU Students may attend for FREE but must register early; free spaces are limited
Instructor: Dr. Faye K. Cocchiara