Ikigai is a Japanese concept that means a reason for being. Learn how to apply it to your career journey.

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2021 July

Overqualified and Unemployed Workshop

Monday, July 26 | 9–11 a.m.

Overqualified And Unemployed Workshop

Unemployed people are often told they’re overqualified when applying for work. Learn how to address these concerns by knowing what to say and do if that happens to you.

Planning for Financial Success

Monday, July 26 | 1:30–3:30 p.m.

Financial Literacy

Become a wise consumer and gain control of your personal finances. Learn how to create a budget, pay off debt and start saving for the future.

Resume Strategies Workshop

Tuesday, July 27 | 9–11 a.m.

Resume Strategies Workshop

Learn how to build professional, attention-grabbing resumes from the employer’s perspective. Apply expert principles to present your value and showcase key skills by using examples of results and accomplishments.

Resume Building Workshop

Tuesday, July 27 | 1:30–3:30 p.m.

Location: online

Resume Building Workshop

Join in on a resume building session that will show you first hand how to develop a resume from scratch utilizing job postings, onetonline.org reports, and your own words!

Cover and Thank You Letters

Wednesday, July 28 | 9–11 a.m.

Cover Letters And Thank You Letters Workshop

Explore the steps to create impressive and attention-getting cover letters that employers want to read! Then learn to distinguish yourself by sending a “thank you” letter that will give you a competitive edge in the hiring process.

The Power of Networking Workshop

Wednesday, July 28 | 1:30–3:30 p.m.

Virtual Job Search (3)

Continue your job seeking momentum by leveraging the connections you made. Learn how to extend your network by using follow up tricks like informational interviewing, using the power of the 2nd connection and more.

What to Say During Job Interviews Workshop

Thursday, July 29 | 9–11 a.m.

Location: Online

What To Say At Job Interviews Workshop

Interviews are where preparation and opportunity meet. Gain confidence by knowing how to communicate your value effectively and identify potential gains and pitfalls when answering different types of interview questions.

Salary Negotiation Workshop

Thursday, July 29 | 1:30–3:30 p.m.

Location: Online

3 Rules To Salary Negotiation Workshop

Knowing how to negotiate salary offers is a valuable skill that can increase your earning potential throughout your career. Learn how to research salary ranges, ask for compensation packages and ensure you are being paid what you are worth.

Getting LinkedIn Workshop

Friday, July 30 | 9–11 a.m.

Getting Linkedin Workshop

Get started on your LinkedIn journey and learn how to create and maintain an account on this popular networking and career-focused social media site.

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