24-7 Job Development

Orange Food Truck iStock_000024115903SmallYou never know when a social or casual connection can net a great employer contact.

As a Job Developer before joining Higher, I scored leads that turned into jobs for clients  at the dry cleaners, at a party, during a water main break in my ‘hood and in line at a food truck.

Read this article from the Lancaster Republican Herald for an example from Lutheran Refugee Services in Lancaster, PA of exactly how it can work.  A casual conversation at the gym netted three great jobs for refugees, solved an employer’s workforce problems and begain a relationship that can be developed over time.

For more help as you craft your initial pitch to the next potential employer you meet, sign up for Higher’s On-line Learning Institute and take our Communicating with Employers:  Initial Pitch training.




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