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Robert K.

Houston, TX

$75/hour

Job Search and Career Coaching

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$75/Hour


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Southern Methodist University
Economics, Political Science
SMU Cox School of Business
MBA
Rice University
Other

Education

Southern Methodist University (Economics, Political Science)

SMU Cox School of Business (MBA)

Rice University (Other)

About Robert

Bob King is a creative, empathetic and experienced job search professional who is seeking the opportunity to help make your job search experience less painful and more fruitful. He has five years of job search ministry experience with clients of all ages, educational backgrounds and career objectives. Prior to this Bob has 20+ years of experience in the banking and corporate finance sector of the economy. He has hired numerous professionals and support staff and has provided them with career guidance and support.

Whether you are a high school student, a college student, a recent graduate or a mid-career worker, finding a job is a complicated matter. Many people work hard at their job searches but struggle to achieve results. This points out the need to not only work hard, but also to work smart. Bob will help you to spend your time most productively.

Bob will not find a job for you. Instead, Bob will teach, coach and motivate you to spend your time wisely finding a job for yourself. This goes far beyond reviewing your resume. Finding a job requires a significant commitment of your time and energy. You will evaluate alternatives for "branding" yourself, selecting the one brand that best describes why you are qualified for the position you seek and how you will add value to that particular employer. You will learn to use social media wisely, how to target and penetrate employers that were previously difficult to approach. You will learn to network with ease and uncover opportunities you would never before have known to exist. You will learn to prepare for job interviews and impress prospective employers with your appearance, demeanor, preparedness and intelligent questioning.

Every client is different. Bob's introductory session will be 2x the normal length at the same price in order to understand your individual objectives and for you to understand his process. Bob prefers clients who commit to multiple sessions to cover multiple topics. Why? Because those clients are far more likely to succeed in their job searches. Each session will have a homework assignment that can be submitted to Bob by email and with a follow-up conversation at no charge.

Most tutors you will find on WyzAnt tutor a large number of subjects. Bob focuses entirely on Job Search and Career Coaching. It is his specialty.

Bob looks forward to meeting you and helping you to succeed.
Bob King is a creative, empathetic and experienced job search professional who is seeking the opportunity to help make your job search experience less painful and more fruitful. He has five years of job search ministry experience with clients of all ages, educational backgrounds and career objectives. Prior to this Bob has 20+ years of experience Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required

Package rates for multiple hour commitments: $60 per hour for package of 5 hours; $50 per hour for package of 10 hours.

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Houston, TX 77057
In-person lessons
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Business:
Career Development

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Career Development

Bob K. is currently Program Advisor to a collaborative that offers job search assistance and advice to clients of certain nonprofit agencies in Comal County, Texas. Prior to this Bob was Director of Employment Services at a faith-based job search assistance program in Houston, Texas, where he developed a curriculum that was judged by the United Way of Greater Houston to be among the highest rate of return program in its investment portfolio. Bob is a graduate of WorkFaith Connection, an intensive faith-based employment assistance program in Houston, Texas.

Bob has an MBA in Finance from Southern Methodist University, and holds a Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership from Rice University.

Prior to Bob's nonprofit and ministry career, he was a banker, corporate finance officer and Chief Financial Officer of a NYSE-traded corporation. He has served on numerous charitable boards of directors.

Southern Methodist University
Economics, Political Science
SMU Cox School of Business
MBA
Rice University
Other

Education

Southern Methodist University (Economics, Political Science)

SMU Cox School of Business (MBA)

Rice University (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $75.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Package rates for multiple hour commitments: $60 per hour for package of 5 hours; $50 per hour for package of 10 hours.

Travel policy

Robert will travel within 15 miles of Houston, TX 77057.