✪ Prairie State College Student Veterans Center, Sept. 26, Veterans Forward: Job Readiness Training

Veterans Forward at National Able Network

Friday, September 26, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)

Chicago Heights , IL

✪ Prairie State College Student Veterans Center, Sept....

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Keywords: No Cost, Free, Military, Veterans, Unemployed, Underemployed, Jobs, Employment, Job Fair, Professional Networking, Hiring Event, Certifications, Career Mapping and Counseling, Resumes, Cover Letters, Chicago, Illinois, Workshop

This workshop will be facilitated by the Veterans Forward career coach team from National Able Network in association with Prairie State College's Student Veteran Center staff.  The Veterans Forward team is focused on providing current, informed, practical and effective advice in job search strategy, the hiring process, LinkedIn, interviewing, and designing effective application materials.  Each Veterans Career Coach brings a unique and valuable in skillset to the team.  All veterans, the career coaching staff includes backgrounds in digital media design, rhetorical communication, argumentation & persuasion, project management, staffing, acquisitions & mergers, business relations, grant writing, business partnerships,  training & development, executive level operations, and supply chain management. 


Details:

Exclusive job leads
 
Resume and cover letter assistance
 
Job interview preparation
 
Social media and networking techniques

 

Agenda:

9:30 – 10:30 am Welcome and overview

10:30 – 11:30 am Job search planning

11:30 12:00 pm Lunch (provided)

12:00 – 2:00 pm Resume writing/LinkedIn

2:00 – 2:15 pm Break

2:15 – 4:30 pm Interviewing and Next Steps

 

★ Required Documents

A. a valid driver’s license or photo ID

B. a DD214 (member 4) or NGB22

C. a copy of 1 to 2 job descriptions of positions that you are currently seeking

D. Several copies of your current, updated resume

Veterans Forward at National Able Network is a non-profit committed to helping veterans of all eras, education levels, experience, and skill sets to achieve success through our comprehensive civilian career transition services.


If you are looking for work, attending a training session with Veterans Forward is a strategic and essential step, especially if your current job search approach is not working. Our staff is veteran-heavy with a load of perspective about transferring military skills, entering the workforce out of college, or just making a change.

 

 

 

 

Have questions about ✪ Prairie State College Student Veterans Center, Sept. 26, Veterans Forward: Job Readiness Training? Contact Veterans Forward at National Able Network

When & Where


Prairie State College
202 S. Halsted St.
The Heritage Room
Chicago Heights , IL 60411

Friday, September 26, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT)


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Veterans Forward at National Able Network

✪Veterans Forward offers military-to-civilian employment transition services for veterans of all eras, skills sets, backgrounds, and educational levels.

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