28 2016

TampaBay-Job-Links: Tranferring Your Skills and Re-Careering

9:30AM - 12:30PM  

TampaBay Job Links
contact: Nikki Trent 4100 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609
813-344-0200 x307 nikki@TBJL.org

Contact Nikki Trent

In a volatile job market, you – and your skills – need to be resilient. What’s important is to identify the combination of skills you prefer to use and that are also highly marketable. In this workshop, you will identify both generic and specific skills that can most easily be transferred to a new job, work function, or industry and, once identified, how to make the best use of them.

Sponsored by Accenture

Workshop Goals:

  • Identify your transferrable skills
  • Determine the industries and job functions where those skills are applicable
  • Identify the networking contacts to help you re-career

 What We Will Cover:

  • How to analyze and assess many types of skills
  • Determine your competency and interest level for each type of skill
  • Identify potential new target careers or industries
  • Explore 9 different career-change options
  • Complete a 5-step career change plan
  • Identify specific network contacts for your career-change options

Materials Needed:
Please bring a copy of your résumé.

Workshop Length: 3 hours.  Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early. 

Who Should Attend:
Individuals in career transition, conducting a job search, considering changing careers, or contemplating entrepreneurship.

Cost to Attend:
Free for TBJL Program participants and $15 for guests.

Dress: Business casual

Jack Roth Center for Career Development
4100 West Kennedy Blvd. Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609

Registration Required: Call (813) 344-0200 or email nikki@tbjl.org.