Virtual Education: Mastering the Interview: Tips and Tricks for Success

Friday, January 12, 2024
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (EST)
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January 12, 2024 | 1:00 - 2:30 PM ET | 0.1 CEUs  |  REGISTER
Mastering the Interview: Tips and Tricks for Success

Mike Massoglia, Recreation Supervisor, Charlotte County Community Services
Erin Murphy, Director, West Melbourne Recreation

Interviews can be a daunting experience, but with the right preparation and mindset, they can also be an opportunity to showcase your skills and impress potential employers. In this session, we'll share tips and tricks to help you ace your next interview and land your dream job. Whether you're a recent graduate just starting your career or a seasoned professional looking for your next opportunity, this session will provide you with valuable insights and practical strategies for mastering the interview and advancing your career.

Learning Objectives

  • Explore how to prepare for an interview.
  • Learn how to sell yourself and tailor your qualifications to the position. 
  • Learn strategies for handling difficult questions and communicating effectively with the interviewer.
About Mike: Mike Massoglia has been a Recreation Professional for over 15 years. He is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional and Aquatic Facility Operator. He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science from UW-Superior and a Master's Degree in Sport Management from SIU-Edwardsville. He has held supervisory positions with the YMCA of Southwest Illinois, the YMCA of Central Kentucky and Charlotte County Florida where he has overseen facilities, athletic programs, camps, facility and athletic rentals, and outdoor adventure programming. He is currently a Recreation Supervisor for Charlotte County Community Services. Mike has conducted numerous presentations at the state and local level.
About Erin: Erin Murphy serves as the Recreation Director for the City of West Melbourne. She earned degree in Public Relations form Central Michigan University and interned in ABC’s marketing department, gaining valuable insights into event management and promotional strategies. Erin’s leadership skills have enabled her to oversee aquatic facilities, fitness centers, summer camps, special events and community programs. As a seasoned administrator, Erin is also responsible for staffing a range of events, including spring training and summer camps, as well as recruiting and supervising recreation supervisors and support staff. Erin remains dedicated to bringing new and exciting programs to the community she serves.   

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