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Presented by Karen Kodzik, Cultivating Careers, St. Paul. Register online or at the front desk. Register for one or both.

Part 1 – 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Part 2 – 7:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
 
Part 1 Title: Job Searching in the Tech Age: Scanning Software, Social Media and Networking
 
Topics in Part 1: 
  • How the hiring process changed in the last few years, from online applications to hiring software that scans key words in your resume.
  • New cover letter and resume-writing practices.
  • Importance of social media like LinkedIn.
  • Cleaning up your online presence
  • Networking strategies
Part 2 Title: Embarking on a Career Transition: Strategies and Pitfalls
 
Topics covered in Part 2:
  • Assess transferable skills for a new industry or a new career
  • Determine possible skill development or enhancement needs
  • Learn about prospects associated with getting a new degree (bachelors, masters, tech) and develop a cost-benefit analysis.
  • Discuss how to research career options to ensure viability and employability

 

Now What? A Career Transition Workshop

Date:
October 16
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location:
ROOM 219
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