A self-assessment, three-hour workshop that helps participants make career choices based on life goals, personal skills, abilities, preferences, and work values. Open to military personnel and family members.
EFFECTIVE RESUME WRITING
These days, only a top-notch resume will get you an interview. Learn how to market your skills, knowledge, accomplishments, and experience with an impressive resume. This single-session workshop includes tips on translating military terminology.
FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT SYSTEM
In this single-session workshop you will gain insight and information on locating and applying for federal government positions.
Want to feel more confident at your next job interview? This single-session workshop teaches you how! Topics include positive answers to difficult questions, dressing for success, and the importance of body language and positive attitude. Interview follow-up and salary negotiations are also discussed.
Job Network is a monthly one-hour employer panel. Ask local and national employers what they like to see on resumes and how to prepare for interviews. Find out about open positions, their application process, and what benefits are available. Transitioners, separatees, and military family members are invited to attend.
JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES
Learn more about the crucial steps in the job search process. This single-session workshop covers everything from assessing the hidden job market to finding a job long-distance, as well as job searching on the Internet. Many of the resources and services available to job seekers are also discussed, including major employers in the Hampton Roads area and the Virginia Employment Commission (VEC).