Career Moves Workshops and Events

Career Moves: Uncover Your Future
October 23, 2017
October 30, 2017
November 6, 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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Career Moves: Linkedin
October 25, 2017

In this workshop you will receive an overview of how the LinkedIn works, including recent updates to the site. This will include basics of site navigation, how to build and optimize your profile, and the more advanced uses including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

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Career Moves: Uncover Your Future
November 1, 2017
November 8, 2017
November 15, 2017
November 29, 2017
December 6, 2017
December 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: Resumes and Cover Letters
November 7, 2017

Learn resume and cover letter best practices so you can begin constructing effective, branded, and focused documents that highlights your unique value. These customized resumes and targeted cover letters will leave the reader wanting more and help land interviews.

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Career Moves: Branding
November 14, 2017

An interactive workshop designed to teach you how to create your own unique brand while differentiating yourself from the competition. In-class exercises will assist you in designing your brand and tagline for use in all of your marketing materials.

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Nexus: Where Technology & Employment Intersect
November 16, 2017
6-8:30pm

The critical impact of rapidly changing Technology on the Employment process, from talent acquisition to on-boarding, demands an in depth examination. JVS has assembled a panel of experts representing each part of the employment process as seen through the lens of Technology. Those who attend this forum will walk away with the most current information and resources available to:

  • Prepare the Job Seeker to leverage technology in their employment search
  • Inform HR Professionals on how to make their recruiting and hiring faster and more efficient
  • Educate Employed Professionals on the latest trends and tools to advance their career
  • Formulate a more effective approach for Entrepreneurs to locate and attract the right talent
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Fee: $25 per person
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Career Moves: Networking & Interviewing
November 21, 2017

In this combined overview 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: Linkedin
November 28, 2017

In this workshop you will receive an overview of how the LinkedIn works, including recent updates to the site. This will include basics of site navigation, how to build and optimize your profile, and the more advanced uses including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

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If you have any questions or require additional information contact our Access Intake Team at: 855-INFO-JVS (855-463-6587)

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