Connecticut Department of Labor - Today's Youth - Tomorrow's Workforce! 












Make an Impression!group of teens

  • Dress - neat, clean, and presentable

  • Bring copies of résumé

  • Bring references

  • Offer firm handshake

  • Use eye contact

  • Sit straight in chair - don't lean back

  • Arms resting - don't fold arms

  • Control nervous behaviors (tapping feet, pen)

  • Respond by smiling or nodding your head - shows interest

  • Control giggling or laughing

Published by the Connecticut Department of Labor, Project Management Office
Last Updated: March 14, 2011