Career Services

Career Services

Speaker Event: Creating an Environment of Change

Join Andrea Holyfield for an evening focused on evaluating your professional surroundings and positioning yourself for success. May 13, 2021 from 7:00 - 8:30 PM

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Build Your Best Chance for Success with Job Workshops

During these challenging times, JF&CS is here to help. Career Services offers a series of four, free monthly job readiness workshops. These virtual career workshops help job seekers create and build upon a solid strategy to gain employment.

Workshops include:

Job Search Workshop explores strategies to conduct a successful job search that will help secure employment more effectively. Topics include how to handle the emotional roller coaster, job choice and self-assessments, identifying potential employers, creating a personal branding statement, networking strategies and more.

Resume and Cover Letters Workshop details how to create an effective resume, or improve the one they already have. As well, Identify the different parts of a resume and their purpose, create a master profile of core competences and accomplishments and provide a checklist of resume do's and don’ts. This workshop will also help job seekers develop a cover letter to accompany the resume.

Interviewing Workshop will help job seekers to better prepare for an interview, understand the different types of interviews and answer common interview questions. This workshop will address how to tackle difficult interviewing moments as well as help job seekers gain strategies on the do’s and don’ts of salary negotiation.

LinkedIn Workshop, in which job seekers and those in career transition will receive valuable information on how to create and strengthen their brand on LinkedIn as well as how to use the power of LinkedIn as a networking tool.

Career coaching and resource assistance is available over the phone or video conference by appointment. For more information, call 770.677.9311.

Visit our Calendar Page for upcoming workshops. After registering, download this Career Services Orientation file to familiarize yourself with our guidelines, hours of operation, Client's Rights and Responsibilities, Grievance Policy, and Notice of Privacy Practices.

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