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Job Search Boot Camp – Part 1

September 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

CareerPlace realizes there is a growing demand by those who are currently employed and interested in making a job change but are unable to attend our weekly daytime workshops. In response to this growing need, we are pleased to announce our new program Job Search Boot Camp.

This two-part workshop will be offered on Saturday, September 15 and Saturday, September 22, 2018.

The agenda is as follows:

Week 1:

  • 8:30am-10:30am – StrengthFinders
  • 10:45am-12:45pm – Creating a Job Search Project Plan
  • 12:45pm to 1:15pm – Lunch break
  • 1:15pm to 3:15 pm – Creating a Compelling Resume

Week 2:

  • 8:30am-10:30am – LinkedIn
  • 10:45am-12:45pm – Network to Success
  • 12:45 to 1:15 pm – Lunch break
  • 1:15pm-3:45pm – Interview Skills

Enrollees are asked to purchase and read Orville Pierson’s, “Unwritten Rules of the Highly Effective Job Search” and after enrolling, complete the online StrengthFinders’ assessment. A link and code will be emailed prior to the start of the Boot Camp. They will also be given assignments to complete in between sessions. Such as writing a SAR (Situation, Action, Results) story, an Elevator Speech, and a Value Statement.

 

 

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

CareerPlace
Phone:
224-836-7200
Website:
www.mycareerplace.org

Venue

Palatine Office
2401 Plum Grove Road
Palatine, IL 60067 United States
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Phone:
224-836-7200