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Tech Employability Bootcamp: Elevate Your Resume, Ace Interviews

Join this intensive session designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in the tech industry.

Event Start: Tue 28 Nov 06:30 AM
Event Finish: Tue 28 Nov 08:30 AM

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Registration End Date: Mon 27 Nov 11:00 PM


<p><em>*If you are a non-member, please contact events@acs.org.au with your name, email, job title and organisation. One of our staff will assist you with your registration.</em><br><br><strong><em>Please note: The Bootcamp will be recorded. If you cannot attend and would like to receive a copy of the recording, you will need to register for the event.</em></strong></p> <p><strong>Session 1: How to look good on paper in your CV</strong></p> <p>Recruiters spend an average of 7 seconds reading each CV, so how do you make yours stand out?</p> <p><strong>Session 2: Mock Interviews</strong></p> <p>Making a memorable impression in your interview requires practice. Graham Cummins, QLD General Manager, KJR, will prepare you for the curly questions you may be asked in your next interview. Learn the techniques and find out what employers are looking for in your application.</p> <p>By attending this bootcamp, you will develop your personal toolkit to help you succeed in your next interview. Learn about:</p> <ul><li>the elements of an outstanding resume/cv</li><li>what employers are looking for beyond your cv</li><li>how to make an impression from paper and into the interview room</li><li>what are the typical interview questions when applying for a tech role</li><li>the 3 P&#39;s for acing your interview</li></ul> Plus, all attendees have the chance for a mock interview by KJR, and a free resume review by Hudson. Follow the link below and sign up today! <p><strong>Speakers</strong></p> <ul><li><strong>Graham Cummins</strong>, QLD General Manager, KJR</li><li><strong>Brett Elliott</strong>, Principal Talent Specialist – Testing, Hudson Technology Projects &amp; Transformation </li></ul>

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Knowledge -> Level 3

Speaker

Brett Elliott

Brett Elliott

Brett is a Principal Talent Specialist for all Software Testing related roles across Australia.  He has established an excellent footprint in the Australian testing market by specialising in this area for over 11 years. Brett has built up quality talent pools in all the various locations across Australia. Currently he manages a national desk of over 75 contract testing resources across government, not-for-profit, and private sector clients. Brett has also successfully supplied a range of permanent Testing positions across numerous clients. He is recognised for his insight and advice to clients and has proven that he knows the Testing market very well by continually delivering quality candidates that excel in their roles.
As a subject matter expert, Brett brings with him an extensive background in ICT including a Bachelor of Computer Science. His early career as a Secondary Teacher in ICT has provided deep insight to the resources required in such a fast changing industry environment. 
Brett excels in forming solid and successful relations within the ICT sector. His strong work ethic, interpersonal and leadership skills gained over the past 11 years, along with his desire to continually improve professionally, makes him an excellent provider of leading edge service to clients and candidates in today’s workforce.
Brett is an active networker within the Testing community hosting a monthly Brisbane Software Testers Meetup Group and has regularly been acknowledged for his excellent service and for the results he delivers to his clients. 

Specialisation: 
Software Testing Specialisation, which includes; 
-    Test Analyst / Senior Test Analyst 
-    Test Automation Engineer 
-    Test Lead / Test Manager
-    Program Test Manager / Test Director
-    Test Environment / Release Manager 

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Graham Cummins

Graham Cummins

Tech Employability Bootcamp: Elevate Your Resume, Ace Interviews

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