Perfecting the Job Description: A Modern Artform - Recording (.MP3)

Perfecting the Job Description: A Modern Artform - Recording (.MP3)

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Recorded 2/21/2019
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 90 min.
Format MP3
SKU WS2019-02-21-DL

In the midst of USCIS’s challenges to job descriptions and wage leveling, the art of drafting the job description for employers has become increasingly important. Seasoned and new practitioners alike are playing a greater role providing guidance to employers crafting real-world descriptions, taking into account the many factors that must be considered. Join our panel of experts as they discuss the importance of job descriptions, provide real-life examples, and examine the interplay between nonimmigrant (NIV) and immigrant visa (IV) categories.

Featured Topics

  • Providing Guidance to Clients as They Develop Effective and Accurate Job Descriptions
  • Matching Real-World Occupations to Appropriately Descriptive Descriptions
  • Evaluating and Identifying the Actual Requirements (Keeping in Mind the Intersection Between NIV and IV)
  • Thinking Ahead and Proper Documentation
    • Maintaining Realistic Job Advertisements and Sources That Analyze Entry into the Occupation
    • Collecting Resumes from Others in the Same Role
    • Considering Using Prior Recruitment

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