Jun

14 2018

TAMPABAY-JOB-LINKS: Transferring Your Skills & Re-Careering

9:30AM - 12:30PM  

TampaBay-Job-Links 4100 W. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 206
Tampa,

Contact Nikki Trent
nikki@tbjl.org

There are a number of factors that can contribute to the decision to transfer skills to a new work function or industry: the current job market, salary, lack of job satisfaction, and/or lifestyle changes. The decision to transfer your skills and re-career is an important one; however there is a great deal you can do prior to making this decision through research, assessments, planning, and preparation.

Facilitated by Robyn Winters, Career Strategist

Workshop Goals:
•Determine if re-careering is the right move for you
•Identify your transferrable skills
•Explore potential skill uses and career changes
•Identify the best networking contacts to help you re-career

 What We Will Cover:
•Assess and analyze your work values and skills
•Determine your competency and interest level for many types of skills
•Identify potential new target careers or industries
•Understand the 5-step career-change plan
•Identify specific network contacts for your career-change options

Materials Needed:
Please bring a copy of your résumé.

Workshop Length:
3 hours.  Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early.

Who Should Attend:
Unemployed and underemployed individuals looking to work in a professional environment and seeking relevant and practical information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path. This includes individuals in mid-career transition, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, recent college graduates launching their careers, and mature workers not ready or able to retire.

Cost to Attend:
Free for TBJL Full Program Participants and $15 for guests.

Dress: Business casual

Out of consideration for other participants, we ask that all candidates refrain from wearing fragrances, perfume, and cologne.

Where:
TampaBay-Job-Links
Jack Roth Center for Career Development
4100 West Kennedy Blvd. Suite 206
Tampa, FL 33609

Registration Required:
Seating is limited. Please email rsvp@tbjl.org, or call (813) 344-0200.