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 March 7th 2018 06:00:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday March 7th 2018 07:00:00 PM

2.0 | JOB SEARCH: STRESSED OUT! REDUCING STRESS IN THE JOB SEARCH AND BEYOND
Does your job search have you stressed out? Would you like to learn coping strategies? Learn to identify self-sabotaging thinking patterns along with simple techniques to manage the psychological and physiological symptoms of stress while maintaining energy and motivation in your job search.

Event Date Thursday March 8th 2018 10:30:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday March 8th 2018 12:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Monday 01-29-2018
Cut off date Wednesday March 7th 2018 10:30:00 AM
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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 Thursday March 8th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday March 8th 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 Thursday March 8th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Thursday March 8th 2018 03:00:00 PM

2.0 | JOB SEARCH: JOB SEARCH WITH BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL

Did you know that most jobs in this type of economy are “hidden?” That means networking and using social media are some of the best techniques to uncover opportunities. Join Abby Grant, a former recruiter and career service professional, now at the Boston Business Journal (BBJ), to discuss unique tips, strategies and techniques to invigorate your job search. We will discuss how to “think outside the box” and how being original will help you stand out above other candidates. Each attendee will receive a current issue of the BBJ and the opportunity to win a current copy of BBJ’s “Book of Lists.”

Event Date Thursday March 8th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Thursday March 8th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Monday 01-29-2018
Cut off date Wednesday March 7th 2018 01:00:00 PM
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