Workshops and Events

Welcome to the JVS Calendar of Events!

 

Networking

Wednesday, April 23, 2014; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Wednesday, April 23, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

Get Recognized by Search Engines – Learn about SEM and SEO

Tuesday, April 29, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Skokie Public Library
5215 Oakton St., 2nd Floor Business Center
Skokie, IL  60077

Want customers to find you on the Internet? Reed Scott Adler of Chicago’s Camrade Web Agency demystifies Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM), and cuts through the jargon to help you win the Search Engine Game.  FREE. Register here.

 

How to Write a Business Plan

Tuesday, April 29, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Boulevard, 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL  60606

Are you planning on launching or growing your business?

Career Identity

Monday, May 5, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Identify your career path whether you are a recent college graduate or a seasoned professional looking for a new career direction.

Presented by Career Moves

Career Identity

Tuesday, May 6, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, Il  60077

Identify your career path whether you are a recent college graduate or a seasoned professional looking for a new career direction.

Presented by Career Moves

Branding

Tuesday, May 6, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Differentiate yourself from the competition.  Discover your unique value and learn how to sell what an employer is buying

Presented by Career Moves

Branding

Wednesday, May 7, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077 

Differentiate yourself from the competition.  Discover your unique value and learn how to sell what an employer is buying

Presented by Career Moves

Introduction to QuickBooks

Thursday, May 8 2014; 3 – 5 p.m.
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Boulevard, 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago,  IL  60606

QuickBooks has become the industry standard for businesses of all sizes to track their income, expenses, and banking.

LinkedIn 1

Thursday, May 8, 2014; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 1

Thursday, May 8, 2014; 1  - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job

Presented by Career Moves

Resumes

Tuesday, May 13, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Craft a relevant and impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through the clutter.

Presented by Career Moves

Resumes

Tuesday, May 13, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Craft a relevant and impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through the clutter.

Presented by Career Moves

Starting Your Small Business in Illinois

Tuesday, May 13; 10 - 12 a.m.
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Boulevard, 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL 60606

This workshop will acquaint you with the basic procedures for opening a business in Illinois and answer many questions about the legalities, regulations, and requirements of operating a small business.

Cover Letters

Wednesday, May 14, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver.

Presented by Career Moves

How to Write a Business Plan

Thursday, May 15, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Want to launch or grow your business? Do you plan to enter the 2014 Chicago City Treasurer’s Business Plan Competition to win prize money for your business?

Cover Letters

Thursday, May 15, 2014; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver.

Presented by Career Moves

How to Write a Business Plan

Tuesday, May 20, 10 – 12 a.m.
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Boulevard, 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL  60606

Are you planning on launching or growing your business? Come learn about the key components

Networking

Tuesday, May 20, 2014; 1  - 4 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

Networking

Tuesday, May 20, 2014; 1  - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  6606

See how each person you meet can become a connection who can help you land your next job.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Wednesday, May 21, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing

Thursday, May 22, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Learn how to turn an interview into a winning conversation that can turn into an offer.

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 2

Wednesday, May 28, 2014; 1 - 4 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job market.

LinkedIn 2

Thursday, May 29, 2014; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Navigate the site and construct your profile in two separate workshops.  This networking tool is a must for anyone in the job market.

Presented by Career Moves

How to Write a Business Plan

Thursday, June 12, 2014; 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL 60634

Want to launch or grow your business? A business plan is an essential tool for developing your business.

Core 4® Small Business Planning Boot Camp

June 16 thru 19; 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL 60606

This 10-hour business planning course will give you the information and skills that you need in the four “CORE” elements of planning and sustaining a business:

Crowdfunding

June 17, 2014; 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Skokie Public Library
5215 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL  60077 

Find out about the newest way to utilize social media to raise funds to launch your business.

Starting Your Small Business in Illinois

Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., 2nd Floor Training Room
Chicago, IL  60606

This workshop will acquaint you with the basic procedures for opening a business in Illinois

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