Mar

11 2020

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

Enhance Interviewing Skills & Techniques
Compose Cover Letters, Thank-You Notes & Email

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 4 – Outcomes:

  • Recognize the different types of interviews.
  • Increase your effectiveness in answering challenging interview questions.
  • Make your written communication jump off the page.
  • Develop cover letters and targeted email.

Session 4 – What We Will Cover:

  • How to respond to the most-asked interview questions
  • How to formulate questions during an interview that demonstrate your intelligence, curiosity, and experience
  • Develop written communication that gets attention and makes a positive impression
  • Customizing your written correspondence
  • Match your cover letters to the job description

Session 4 – Materials to Bring:

  • A copy of your résumé
  • Writing samples: cover letter, thank-you note, emails (if you have them)
  • Business (or networking) cards (if you have them)
  • A recent job description for which you’ve applied or which you are considering

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