Career Development

CAREER CHANGE IN MID-LIFE
Are you a mid-life adult newly out of work?  Underemployed or working part-time?  Nearing retirement at another job?  A stay-at-home parent ready to rejoin the workforce?  Explore the possibilities of returning to the workforce via structured, short-term internships that help you explore new fields while gaining value work experience.  Test drive new career dreams in real-world settings!  We try to match Baby Boomers like you with business owners eager to mentor you in exchange for your time and a “roll up your sleeve” attitude.  That’s it!  A Win-Win!  No discounts apply.

Course # 6214 Tuesday NHS
6:30-8:00 PM Starts 10/2/18 1 Class
Fran Trelease Fee $39

Course # 6215 Tuesday NHS
6:30-8:00 PM Starts 10/9/18 1 Class
Fran Trelease Fee $39

Course # 6216 Tuesday NHS
6:30-8:00 PM Starts 10/16/18 1 Class
Fran Trelease Fee $39

FINDING A JOB IN TODAY’S MARKET
Do you want to search for a new job but don’t know where to start?  Or maybe you’ve been looking for a new opportunity with no luck?  Then this course is for you.  Through a series of 3 two-hour classes you will discover how to successfully prepare for a new role, including skills identification, resume development, search techniques and effective interviewing.  This course is limited to 12 participants, so sign up soon!

Course # 6452 Thursday NHS
7:00-9:00 PM Starts 10/11/18 3 Classes
Leigh Smith Fee $89

RESUME WRITING

This one-hour presentation teaches the do’s and don'ts of resume writing, myths, and outlines exactly what goes into a top-notch resume to make the best first impression to a potential employer.

Session 1
Course # 6433 Thursday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 10/4/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49

Session 2
Course # 6315 Wednesday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 12/5/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49


COVER LETTER WRITING
This one-hour presentation teaches the do’s and don’ts of cover letter writing, its purpose, and outlines exactly what goes into a top-notch cover letter to make the best first impression to a potential employer.

Session 1
Course # 6458 Thursday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 10/11/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49

Session 2
Course # 6349 Wednesday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 12/12/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49


LINKEDIN 101
This one-hour presentation teaches the importance of LinkedIn and the purpose it serves in the career world.  In addition, the instructor will walk you through the website, teach you how to create a profile, and show you some of its best features.  Bring your laptop ifr you’d like to follow along.

Session 1
Course # 6481 Thursday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 10/18/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49

Session 2
Course # 6322 Wednesday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 12/19/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49


MAKE THE BEST FIRST IMPRESSION
In this one-hour presentation we will discuss extraordinary resources, interview tips, the do’s and don’ts of applying for jobs, how to make the best first impression to potential employers, and much more!

Session 1
Course # 6419 Thursday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 10/25/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49

Session 2
Course # 6420 Thursday NHS
6:30-7:30 PM Starts 12/20/18 1 Class
Jaclyn Gartner Fee $49


FIT LIFE!—FIND A FLEXIBLE JOB AND MAKE IT WORK! - ONLINE COURSE
You want flexible, lucrative, resume-worthy work but how do you find it?  With any job search you need “sales” tools—a resume, a LinkedIn profile and more—but when you’re looking for a less traditional job you have to be even more precise about your personal brand and the specific jobs you can fill.  This quick, easy and inexpensive course gives you all the tools you need to Find A Flexible Job, which you can start and end at your convenience!  NOTE:  This is an online course that you do on your own anytime.  There are no “meeting times”—you will work totally independently for all course activity.  Once you register, you will receive an email with course access information.  The fee for this online course is $99.  No discounts apply.

Course # 1020 Online
Kathryn Sollmann Fee $99