All Workshops and Events

Welcome to the JVS Calendar of Events!

 

The Language of Business

January 19-April 19, 2016
Tuesday 6 - 9 p.m.
3525 Peterson Avenue, Chicago, IL

The fundamentals of business ownership are covered in this new FREE class from the Duman Center for Entrepreneurship. Our business education experts will help you improve your reading, writing and math skills as you learn the language of business ownership and management. 

Cover Letters - Skokie

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

An interactive workshop for you to learn why cover letters matter with techniques for developing targeted communications that help land interviews.

 

Presented by Career Moves

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

Six Consecutive Wednesdays,
February 10, 2016 through March 16, 2016
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
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

 

LinkedIn 1 - Skokie

Thursday, February 11
9:30 - 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

Interviewing - Skokie

Thursday, February 18
9:30 am - 12:30 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

Wednesday, February 24
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

Networking - Skokie

Thursday, February 25
1 - 4 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

Policy, Advocacy and You

Have the Consent Decrees Met The Hopes and Dreams for Community Living?

February 25, 2016
8:30 - 9:30 am | registration and light breakfast
9:30 - 12:30 | Program
UIC School of Nursing
Event Center, Third Floor
845 South Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL  60612

Come celebrate Jewish Disability Awareness Month with this fourth annual policy event. This program will highlight the successes and challenges of the implementation of the Ligas, Williams and Colbert consent decrees.

Branding - Skokie

Wednesday, March 2
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

An interactive workshop designed to teach participants how to differentiate themselves from the competition, how to discover their unique value, and how to sell what an employer is buying.

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 1 - Skokie

Thursday, March 3
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

Branding - Chicago

Monday, March 7
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

An interactive workshop designed to teach participants how to differentiate themselves from the competition, how to discover their unique value, and how to sell what an employer is buying.


Presented by Career Moves

Cover Letters - Chicago

Tuesday, March 8
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

An interactive workshop for you to learn why cover letters matter with techniques for developing targeted communications that help land interviews.

 

Presented by Career Moves

LinkedIn 1 - Chicago

Thursday, March 10
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

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

 

Presented by Career Moves

Cover Letters - Skokie

Monday, March 14
1 - 4 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

An interactive workshop for you to learn why cover letters matter with techniques for developing targeted communications that help land interviews.

 

Presented by Career Moves

Resumes - Skokie

Tuesday, March 15
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL  60077

Hands-on workshop that provides resume best practices so you can begin constructing an effective, branded, customizable, and focused resume that highlights your unique value.

Presented by Career Moves

Interviewing - Chicago

Thursday, March 17
1 - 4 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

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

Networking - Chicago

Monday, March 21
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

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

Resumes - Chicago

Wednesday, March 23
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

Hands-on workshop that provides resume best practices so you can begin constructing an effective, branded, customizable, and focused resume that highlights your unique value.

 

Presented by Career Moves

Networking - Skokie

Thursday, March 24
1 - 4 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

LinkedIn 2 - Chicago

Monday, March 28
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL  60606

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

LinkedIn 2 - Skokie

Wednesday, March 30
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

Interviewing - Skokie

Thursday, March 31
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

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