Marilouise Carlisle of UCI Department of Continuing Education

Marilouise Carlisle of UCI Department of Continuing Education




About Marilouise:

Marilouise Carlisle’s professional experience encompasses over 25 years in both the public and private sectors. She is an expert in the field of organizational communication and specializes in two essential areas of workplace training and development: interpersonal communication and business writing skills.

Marilouise holds a master’s degree in Communication Studies from California State University, Long Beach, where she was recognized by that University for outstanding research in organizational communication. She also holds two BA degrees: one in Liberal Arts and one in Communications. In 2014, the University of California, Irvine Extension awarded Marilouise the Distinguished Instructor Award.



What to expect in this session:

Your ability to interview effectively is essential to your career success. Additionally, your communication skills play a critical role in this important process from beginning to end. Whether you’re entering a new industry sector or changing career paths, knowing the mechanics of marketing yourself during an interview is a skill you can practice and learn before the stakes are high.

This interactive workshop will provide you with practical and relevant interviewing tools including the following:

  • Before: How can you take steps before the interview to create rapport?
  • During: What’s the number one characteristic most employers look for and how can you make sure you convey it clearly during your interview?
  • After: What is the best protocol for following up after an interview?