Career Exploration

Career Exploration: Opportunities In Healthcare 1.0
The healthcare industry, one of the biggest employers in the Boston area, is expected to change and grow in the future as a result of population shifts and the Affordable Care Act. Attend this workshop to explore career options beyond the typical physician and nursing roles and the hospital setting. Training, average salaries, barriers to employment, competencies and skills required for a variety of roles will be addressed. Handouts will be distributed.

Event Date Thursday September 6th 2018 10:30:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Wednesday September 5th 2018 01:00:00 PM
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Careers

Session I: Your New Career: Find New Options 2.0  |  Friday September 7 at 9:30 AM –11:30 AM

Thinking of changing jobs/careers? Want to find more options? In this workshop, we will use assessment exercises and access resources to help you better understand your own unique combination of skills and interests and help identify job options that fit you and your needs.

After completing this workshop, you will be able to:
1) Understand how your different interests and skills fit together
2) Use the results of 2 career assessments and your sharpened understanding to continue identifying additional job/career options that might work for you
3) Gather essential information on the practicality of each major option

This two-hour session is free.

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Event Date Friday September 7th 2018 09:30:00 AM
Event End Date Friday September 7th 2018 11:30:00 AM
Registration Start Date Thursday 08-02-2018
Cut off date Thursday September 6th 2018 10:00:00 AM
Individual Price $45.00
$45.00

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 September 18th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Tuesday September 18th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Tuesday 08-07-2018
Cut off date Monday September 17th 2018 02:00:00 PM
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2.0| CAREER EXPLORATION: SKILL SCAN ASSESSMENT I
For those changing careers, the biggest question is, “What occupations value my skill set?” During this session, you will have the opportunity to use a skills card sort assessment to determine your proficiency and interest in various skill sets, including your capacity to learn new skills. You will learn about the fields and industries in which your skills are most commonly used.
 

Event Date Monday September 24th 2018 09:30:00 AM
Event End Date Monday September 24th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Sunday September 23rd 2018 02:00:00 PM
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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 September 25th 2018 02:00:00 PM
Event End Date Tuesday September 25th 2018 03:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Tuesday 08-14-2018
Cut off date Monday September 24th 2018 02:00:00 PM
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