202D CH9 Q&A - 7) What are some forms of employment...

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Nate McKnight 1) What are demographics? Age – gender – job – income – education 2) What are psychographics? Attitude – lifestyle – personality 3) What are some things to remember when writing a persuasive piece? Simple language Support with facts Name sources Prove your knowledge Find common ground Stay objective Keep good intentions 4) What is the AIDA model? A model used in persuasive writing Attention – Interest – Desire – Action 5) What is emotional appeal? Uses the audience’s feelings and sympathies subtly 6) What is an application letter? Also known as a cover letter, states what is being sent, to whom and for what
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Unformatted text preview: 7) What are some forms of employment interviews? Open-ended Group Video Situational Stress Structured 8) What tests/checks need to be made before employment for most jobs? Background check Substance/drug test Job skills test Personality test 9) What are some good questions to ask the interviewer? What are the major responsibilities of this job? Why is this position vacant? What are the markets for this organization? What is the first task or issue to be done in my position? 10) What CANT the interviewer ask about? Race, religion, political stance, marital status, height, weight, age...
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2008 for the course ENGL 202D taught by Professor Crimmins,kemdavi during the Spring '07 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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