Have you ever thought about what you want to do for your career? I don’t mean marketing or accounting, I mean in detail… specifically what you want to do and what topics it involves?
The STAR method is way to sell yourself by communicating your strengths and skills through telling a story about a time where you applied them. You may have to engage in some self exploration because while a story might not seem interesting to you, it may be interesting to an employer. While you are aware of your capabilities, remember the hiring manager is not! The STAR method helps you communicate your abilities in a way that is engaging and easy to follow. This method can be used in interviews and resumes! There are four parts to the STAR method: situation, asks, actions, and result.
Picture this: you’re entering your last and final semester in university. You’ve worked your butt off the last 3 ½ year, between exams, tedious group projects and your part-time job to help pay for the rent and overpriced textbooks. But now as this chapter of your life is ending, you are in a panic to figure out what to do with the next 30 years of your life. If this sounds anything like you, sit back and relax. This is your road map to entering the adult world!
Topics: Self exploration