Sep

13 2017

TAMPABAY-JOB-LINKS: SWITCHING GEARS: A ROADMAP FOR CAREER TRANSITION 4 OF 4

6:30PM - 8:30PM  

TampaBay Job Links
contact: Nikki Trent 4100 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609
813-344-0200 x307 nikki@TBJL.org
http://www.TBJL.org

Contact Nikki Trent
nikki@tbjl.org

ENHANCE INTERVIEWING SKILLS & TECHNIQUES COMPOSE COVER LETTERS, THANK-YOU NOTES & EMAIL

  • Evening Workshop Series – Session 4 of 4 
  • Enhance Interviewing Skills & Techniques
  • Compose Cover Letters, Thank-You Notes & Email

Attend the full series, or select individual sessions.

Switching Gears – Evening Series is 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 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.

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 targeted cover letters and emails.

Session 4 – What We Will Cover:

  • How to answer the most-asked interview questions
  • How to formulate questions during an interview that demonstrate your intelligence, curiosity, and experience
  • Writing that gets attention and makes a positive impression
  • Customizing your written correspondence

Session 4 – Materials to Bring:

  • Your résumé
  • Writing samples: cover letter, thank-you note, emails (if you have them)
  • Business cards (if you have them)

Facilitator:
Robyn Winters, M.A., TBJL Career Strategist

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.
Free for TBJL program participants.

Dress:
Business casual

Where:
TampaBay-Job-Links
4100 West Kennedy Blvd., Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609

Reservations Required:
Email rsvp@tbjl.org, or call (813) 344-0200.