Career Moves Workshops and Events

C.O.R.E. Weekly Schedule
(Career Options for Reshaping Employment)
C.O.R.E. is a required interactive 90 minute group session for all clients who have completed an intake through the JVS access number only.   If you have not done so, please call 855.INFO.JVS (855.463.6587) and speak to an intake counselor before attending C.O.R.E.

Skokie Location Information
August 16, 2017
August 23, 2017
August 30, 2017
September 6, 2017
September 13, 2017
September 20, 2017
October 4, 2017
October 11, 2017
October 18, 2017
October 25, 2017
November 1, 2017
November 8, 2017
November 15, 2017
November 22, 2017
November 29, 2017
December 6, 2017
December 13, 2017
December 20, 2017
December 27, 2017


C.O.R.E. Weekly Schedule
(Career Options for Reshaping Employment)
C.O.R.E. is a required interactive 90 minute group session for all clients who have completed an intake through the JVS access number only.   If you have not done so, please call 855.INFO.JVS (855.463.6587) and speak to an intake counselor before attending C.O.R.E.

Chicago Location Information
August 17, 2017
August 24, 2017
August 31, 2017
September 7, 2017
September 14, 2017
September 28, 2017
October 19, 2017
October 26, 2017
November 2, 2017
November 9, 2017
November 16, 2017
November 30, 2017
December 7, 2017
December 14, 2017
December 21, 2017
December 28, 2017


Career Moves: Branding Resumes, and Cover Letters
September 5, 2017

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.

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Career Moves: Linkedin 1 & 2
August 14, 2017
September 12, 2017

A combined, hands-on workshop where you will learn to navigate the website, construct your profile, and manage privacy and settings. Those with little LinkedIn experience will learn how to build their profile and those with more familiarity will learn how to optimize their profile. The workshop additionally describes how to navigate LinkedIn for what it is most useful for: including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

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Career Moves: Networking & Interviewing
August 21, 2017
September 19, 2017

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.

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Career Moves: Uncover Your Future
August 16, 2017
August 23, 2017
August 30, 2017
September 6, 2017
September 13, 2017

Facilitated by Roberta Glick, LCPC, NCC, JVS Chicago Career Counselor 

Through the use of the MBTI personality assessment and the Strong Interest Inventory assessment, this focused step-by-step process will help you choose a direction, so necessary to beginning a successful job search. You will progress from not knowing what you want to do, to finding the right title and industry to pursue.  It will require your full attendance and participation (yes, there is lots of homework) to complete this journey successfully in eight weeks. Read More>>>

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Career Moves: Uncover Your Future
September 11, 2017
September 18, 2017
September 25, 2017
October 9, 2017
Octember 16, 2017

Facilitated by Lisa Tucker, M.Ed., JVS Chicago Career Counselor

Through the use of assessments and exercises including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and the Strong Interest Inventory assessments, this focused step-by-step process will help you choose a direction, so necessary to beginning a successful job search. You will progress from not knowing what you want to do, to finding the right title and industry to pursue. It will require your full attendance and participation (yes, there is lots of homework) to complete this journey successfully in six weeks. Read More>>>

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