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Encore Career Search Strategies-Free

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Encore Career Search Strategies: 9 week Series

Job search skills and career search strategies have changed significantly for those interested in a second or "encore" career because of a desire or need to find a job. Those reentering the workforce may need to develop new job search skills to compete effectively for job opportunities. This 9-week course is designed to bridge the gap in knowledge and skills. Classes include lecture, discussion and time for hands-on practice and to explore resources introduced in class. A week-by-week schedule will be available in class or online at www.TheresAlwaysHopeConsulting.com.

When: Tuesdays, August 29 – October 24, 2017

Where: San Francisco Public Library - 5th Floor Computer Training Center
100 Larkin Street (at Grove)
Easily accessible by MUNI and BART

Cost: FREE - Join us anytime!

Aug 29
· Introductions: A Strength-Based Approach to Your Job Search
· Let Us Amaze You! Useful Tools for Your Job Search

Sept 5
· Online Job Search 101
· Digital/Gig Economy Opportunities

Sept 12
· Career Exploration
· How I got from There to Here: Stories, Challenges and Strategies: Panel Discussion

Sept 19
· Networking
· Informational Interviewing

Sept 26
Creating a High Impact Resume with Hands-On Practice

Oct 3
· LinkedIn for Job Search
· Researching Companies Online

Oct 10
· Coping with Job Search Stress
· In-class Networking

Oct 17
Preparing for the Interview

Oct 24
· How Do I Get Hired-An HR Professional’s Perspective
· Pulling it All Together and Next Steps

To Enroll: Simply attend the class, and fill out a registration form on site. If you would like additional information please contact Hope Levy at 415.931.8679 or hopelevy0@gmail.com; or the Older Adults Department at 415.452.5838.

The Encore Learning Department of City College sponsors this class in partnership with the San Francisco Main Library. The Encore Learning Department of City College offers classes designed for adults 55 years old or better, though all are welcome to attend. All classes are FREE.

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