Mar

4 2020

TBJL: Switching Gears: A Roadmap for Career Transition – Session 3 of 4

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

TampaBay-Job-Links 1211 N West Shore Blvd
Suite 300
Tampa, FL

Contact Nikki Trent
nikki@tbjl.org

Switching Gears: A Roadmap for Career Transition – Evening Workshop Series Session 3 of 4

Manage Networking
Conduct Informational Meetings
Target & Research Companies

Facilitated by a TBJL Career Strategist.

Attend the full series, or select individual sessions.

Dinner will be provided.

Switching Gears – Evening Workshops are a 4-session series of 2-hour workshops targeted to individuals in career transition. Whether you are just beginning your career, returning to the workforce after an absence, or considering a career change, it’s essential to plan for your future with current, relevant, and practical tools and strategies that are indispensable to remaining viable in today’s job market. These 4 sessions cover the nuts and bolts of your career transition, at whatever stage you may be.

Supported by the Rooms To Go Foundation.

Session 3 – Outcomes:

  • Develop a career-long networking strategy.
  • Identify and prioritize your networking contacts.
  • Discover the best methods to make network connections, and arrange & conduct successful informational meetings.
  • Arrange & conduct successful informational meetings.
  • Develop a targeted company letter.

Session 3 – What We Will Cover:

  • The myths and realities of networking
  • The major networks and who’s in them
  • Keys to successful networking
  • Understand informational meetings and their benefit to job seekers
  • How to arrange & conduct informational meetings
  • Where and how to target companies and find company information

Session 3 – Materials to Bring:

  • Your résumé
  • Business cards (if you have them)

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

Who Should Attend:
Individuals who are in career transition, conducting a job search, considering changing careers; people returning to the workforce; people whose job search has stalled, or those who are at the early stages of their careers.

Cost to Attend:
$50 for the entire 4-part series or $15 per Switching Gears session.

Dress: Business casual. Out of consideration for other participants, we ask that all candidates refrain from wearing fragrances, perfume, and cologne.

Where:
OUR NEW LOCATION
TampaBay-Job-Links
Jack Roth Center for Career Development
1211 N. West Shore Blvd.  Suite 300
Tampa, FL 33607

Reservations Required: 
Seating is limited to 16 participants. Please register and prepay HERE.