GOODWILL UPPER GAGE CAREER CENTRE WORKSHOPS AND NETWORKING CLUB FOR AUGUST 2012
Workshops held at 1050 Upper Gage Avenue, Hamilton ON
To Register for our Upcoming Workshops contact Kelly at 905 526-8488 ext. 243 or John at 905 526-8488 ext. 307
Every Monday- except holidays (9:30 am to 11:00 am)
The group meets regularly to discuss job efforts, provide support, share job leads and improve job seeking skills. Networking helps you master your job search skills and stay focused on your job search. Consistently those who participate in networking activities find jobs faster than those who do not participate. EVERYONE WELCOME, NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
August 8th (9:00 am to 12:00 noon)
Have you sent your resume out to a lot of employers but have received no interviews? We can assist you. We will examine different styles of resumes and you will leave with a rough draft.
KICK START YOUR JOB SEARCH WORKSHOP
August 9thth or Aug 22nd (9:30 am to 3:30 pm)
Everything you wanted to know about getting a job but were too afraid to ask!!! Including, information on employer expectations and apprenticeships.
Get a kick start on your job search. Learn the secrets of accessing the hidden job market; marketing yourself; developing a killer resume and acing that interview. Capture a snapshot of everything that is important in job search and unlock the secrets of a successful job hunt.
COVER LETTERS WORKSHOP
August 16thth (9:00 am to 12:00 noon)
Once your resume is prepared and you’ve established which jobs you would like to apply for, a cover letter will increase your chances of being considered for an interview! Join us to learn how to develop a cover letter and alter it for every job you apply for; to make you a prime candidate!
SECOND CAREER INFORMATIONAL SESSION
August 17th (11:00 to 12:30 pm)
Information session about Second Career, come on in and see if you may qualify!
Bring all your questions and they will be answered by our specialist.
INTERACTIVE INTERVIEWS WORKSHOP
August 23rd (9:00 am to 1:00 pm)
Can’t seem to get beyond the interview to land the job? We will explore various questioning styles as well as the importance of presentation. Learn and practice the various styles of interviews and how to ace them. We will put your new skills to work for you! In this interactive workshop, you will be role-playing interview situations. So please come prepared to participate.
August 30th (9:00 am to 12:00 noon)
Exploring a new Career?
Did you know that 70% of people do not like their jobs and wish they could change career?
The Career Exploration workshop will help you explore your transferable skills and give you the tools you need to discover which career may be right for you. This interactive workshop will provoke discussion, help you think outside the box and point you on the right path to career success.