Job Search Skills

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 September 5th 2018 05:30:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 06:30:00 PM
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 Thursday September 6th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM

1.0 | JOB SEARCH: ONLINE APPLICATIONS MADE EASY 
Are you feeling confused and frustrated by the online application process? This workshop will offer techniques and insight into the process, providing you with the knowledge you need to successfully complete online applications. You will learn what information is needed, become familiar with different application formats and explore the best practices for responding to behavioral-based assessments. We will discuss how to better ensure your application gets you to the next step in the hiring process.

Event Date Thursday September 6th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Wednesday September 5th 2018 05:00:00 PM
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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 Thursday September 6th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 03:00:00 PM

This workshop focuses on the age-related issues that can arise when you’re looking for a job and provides practical suggestions for dealing with them. Through interactive exercises, you will identify the many ways that being your age can actually benefit an employer. You will learn strategies for “getting in the door” for an interview as well as strategies for handling age-related questions you may encounter once you go for the interview.

Event Date Thursday September 6th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Wednesday September 5th 2018 05:30:00 PM
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