Career Moves Workshops and Events

Welcome to the Career Moves Workshops and Events!

Networking for Success - The Jewish Connection

JVS Chicago's program, Career Moves, along with its Jewish Executive Network, invite you for an opportunity to expand your Jewish Networking possibilities.

Free of charge.

  • Job Seekers - Expand your contacts for employment opportunities
  • Business Professionals - Develop viable connections that bring results
  • Business Owners - Meet potential candidates for new hires and promote your business

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Career Moves: BRANDING, RESUMES, AND COVER LETTERS

Job hunting doesn't mean applying for jobs online and hoping for an interview.
Our workshops provide proven job search strategies developed and tested over time.
Our curriculum takes you through the seven key components every job seeker needs today.

Register for Career Moves workshops!
Learn more about the workshops, call 847.745.5460 or email andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org.

Workshop Fees:
Career Moves Clients:  $10 per workshop
Non-Clients:  $20 per workshop

JVS Chicago accepts cash, checks and credit cards. Payment is required at the time of the workshop.

In this combined workshop, you will understand the need and skills to create a cohesive message that will allow you to differentiate yourself from the competition, how to discover your unique value, and how to sell what an employer is buying. Learn resume and cover letter best practices so you can begin constructing an effective, branded, customizable, and focused resume that highlights your unique value and targeted cover letters that leave the reader wanting more and help land interviews.

Monday, May 8; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
5150 Golf Rd, Skokie, IL

UNCOVER YOUR FUTURE

Six Meetings, over an eight week period;

Wednesdays, 9:30AM – 12:30 PM

May 10 2017 to June 28 2017 (No meetings 5/31 and 6/14, 2017)

(The two open weeks are regarded as working weeks for class assignments)

Facilitated by Roberta Glick, LCPC, NCC, JVS Chicago Career Counselor
JVS Chicago, 5150 Golf Road, Skokie, IL 60077

When it comes to employment, if you are someone who:

  • *  is unclear about what career path to take
  • *  has just left a position and needs a change
  • *  is returning to the workforce and your former job no longer exists
  • *  wants to do something different, for different rewards

Career Moves: LINKEDIN 1 & 2

Job hunting doesn't mean applying for jobs online and hoping for an interview.
Our workshops provide proven job search strategies developed and tested over time.
Our curriculum takes you through the seven key components every job seeker needs today.

Register for Career Moves workshops!
Learn more about the workshops, call 847.745.5460 or email andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org.

Workshop Fees:
Career Moves Clients:  $10 per workshop
Non-Clients:  $20 per workshop

JVS Chicago accepts cash, checks and credit cards. Payment is required at the time of the workshop.

In this combined workshop, you will understand the need and skills to create a cohesive message that will allow you to differentiate yourself from the competition, how to discover your unique value, and how to sell what an employer is buying. Learn resume and cover letter best practices so you can begin constructing an effective, branded, customizable, and focused resume that highlights your unique value and targeted cover letters that leave the reader wanting more and help land interviews.

Monday, May 15; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
5150 Golf Rd, Skokie, IL

Career Moves: NETWORKING & INTERVIEWING

Job hunting doesn't mean applying for jobs online and hoping for an interview.
Our workshops provide proven job search strategies developed and tested over time.
Our curriculum takes you through the seven key components every job seeker needs today.

Register for Career Moves workshops!
Learn more about the workshops, call 847.745.5460 or email andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org.

Workshop Fees:
Career Moves Clients:  $10 per workshop
Non-Clients:  $20 per workshop

JVS Chicago accepts cash, checks and credit cards. Payment is required at the time of the workshop.

In this combined and interactive workshop, you will learn the key skills to professional interactions – in-person and via phone, Skype, or email. You will learn and practice networking techniques that expand your job search capabilities including how to develop "elevator speeches" and how to design handbills. You will also gain the knowledge and confidence necessary to enter an interview fully prepared, dressed appropriately and ready to engage in an effective conversation with the interviewer.

Monday, May 22; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
5150 Golf Rd, Skokie, IL

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