All Workshops and Events

Welcome to the JVS Calendar of Events!

 

Step It Up: Resume and Cover Letter Review

Tips and Ideas to polish your resume and cover letter

216 W. Jackson, Suite 700
Chicago, IL

Please bring your working resume and/or cover letter drafts (required)
1 hour personal session: $40
For more information and to schedule an appointment call: 312.673.3444

LinkedIn 1 - Skokie

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

A hands-on workshop for participants to learn to navigate the website, construct their profile, and manage privacy and settings.

 

Presented by Career Moves

Networking - Skokie

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
9:30 - 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

An interactive workshop for participants to learn and practice networking techniques that expand their job search capabilities including how to develop "elevator speeches", and how to design handbills.


Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing - Skokie

Tuesday, December 20, 2016
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

An interactive workshop for you to 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.

 

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 2 - Skokie

Thursday, December 22, 2016
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

A hands-on workshop for participants with 50% or more profile completion that describes the more advanced uses including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

Presented by Career Moves

Job Search Boot Camp

JVS Chicago Career Moves Challenges YOU:

Get ready for a job in 30 DAYS!

Job Search Boot Camp Calendar

Join our intensive, high energy, complete

30 Day job search Boot Camp.

Duman Start-Up Accelerator

The Duman Start-Up Accelerator is JVS Chicago’s 6-week accelerator for start-up entrepreneurs. The Duman Start-Up Accelerator helps aspiring entrepreneurs launch their new business by providing the tools and resources to help participants articulate their vision and business model. Participants will learn to develop an opportunity, identify start-up costs, and launch a successful business.

The Cure for "I Don't Know What I Want to Do!"

Six Meetings, over an eight week period;

Six Meetings, over an eight week period; Wednesdays, 9:30AM – 12:30 PM

February 1 – March 22, 2017 (No meetings 2/22 and 3/8, 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

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