Sometimes additional training can be the barrier that stands between you and your next job. Attend this session to learn if you are eligible for training assistance to develop useful skills for the workplace or to make the skills you already have more marketable. Dislocated workers from Boston based companies and income eligible adults from the city of Boston are especially welcome. This session will provide an overview of the Workforce Investment Act, a federally funded skills training program that pays for job skills training to eligible individuals who meet specific criteria.

Event Date Tuesday June 5th 2018 02:00:00 PM
Event End Date Tuesday June 5th 2018 03:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Monday 04-23-2018
Cut off date Monday June 4th 2018 02:00:00 PM
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In less than an hour, the Welcome Session will give you an overview of all the services that can help you launch a career, find a job, build your skills and advance to a better job. Please bring your resume, if you have one.

During this workshop you will:
• Become a member of JVS CareerSolution
• Sign-up for a one-on-one meeting the same day with a Career Navigator to develop your personal career action plan 
• Learn to navigate the Career Center calendar and register for workshops and services
• Discover the on-site resources available to help you research career options, search for jobs and work on your resume and job search correspondence

Welcome Sessions are walk-in events; no pre-registration required.

Event Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event End Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM

Meet one-on-one with a career coach on a first-come, first served basis to discuss any employment issues that you may have. Perhaps you're looking for some clarity on your career direction or need some help to re-energize your job search. Or maybe you have a question about an interview coming up or would like some advice on how to take your resume to the next level. You define how to use your time with a CareerSolution team member. Sessions are 20-30 minutes.

Drop In Hours: Sign up a half hour early for a first-come first-served slot.

Event Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 03:00:00 PM

2.0 | RESUME: CREATING A TARGETED RESUME
If your basic resume contains all the facts about your employment history, but isn’t yet capturing employers’ attention, attend this workshop to learn how to target your resume to a specific position. Learn how to read the job description for “must have skills,” effectively describe your relevant experience, and use your “resume real estate” well.
After completing this workshop, you will be able to:
1) Adapt your resume for today’s resume readers
2) Read a job description for required skills/experience
3) Target your resume to a specific job title/goal
4) Show employers what you can do for them!
CAPACITY: 20 FEE: NO COST DURATION: 1.5 HOURS

Event Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Wednesday 04-25-2018
Cut off date Tuesday June 5th 2018 01:00:00 PM
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Learn How to Dress Professionally for Your Next Job Interview

DATE: Wednesday, June 6, 2018

TIME: 5:00 PM—6:30 PM

LOCATION: 75 Federal Street, 3rd Floor

 

★Make a great first impression at your next job interview. This Dress for Success workshop provides men and women with expert advice and tips and tricks for how to dress professionally. Dress for Success offers free referral appointments to women who are actively seeking a job or who have an upcoming interview. Although Dress for Success does not offer similar services to men, JVS will provide men with resources to access similar services and deals around the city.

↳For more information go to:
https://boston.dressforsuccess.org

Event Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 05:00:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday June 6th 2018 06:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 04-26-2018
Cut off date Tuesday June 5th 2018 05:00:00 PM