Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

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Current hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

  • Visits are limited to a maximum of 45 minutes per person.
  • Total occupancy in the building is limited to 10 visitors at any given time, so short waits outside may be necessary.
  • Please go here for more information on what services are currently available.
  • Email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org, or call 508-238-2000.
  • Check out our list of online programs here!

Grow with Google Digital Skills Workshops: Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview

Prior to COVID-19, many companies were implementing phone and video interviews as part of their hiring process. Now virtual interviews are becoming commonplace as it relates to remote hiring.

In this Grow with Google Digital Skills Workshop on Wednesday, December 30 from 6:30 - 8 p.m., Senior Employment Specialist/Career Coach Gary Gekow will address many topics including ideal locations and conditions for conducting the interview, the importance of body language, technology overviews, appropriate dress codes, and strategies to build confidence.

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcscuuupjotGNGe62_Y5HXOAQNgtIwDM51y

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Visit our Niche Academy Tutorials page for step by step instructions on using Zoom!

This series was made possible by the Libraries Lead With Digitals Skills grant from the American Library Association and the Public Library Association.

About Gary Gekow
Gary Gekow is a Senior Employment Specialist/Career Coach with 30 years of recruiting and employment services experience in the New England staffing industry. He partners with job seekers across a wide range of specialties and assists with a variety of employment search strategies including resume creation, interview coaching, LinkedIn profile branding and career counseling. He also works with client companies in various industries.

Event Location: 
Online