Self Assessment & Exploring Career Options

Personal Packaging & Job Search Strategy

Professional Development

Self Assessment & Exploring Career Options

Clarify who you are so you can make an informed career decision. Research and explore your ideas of careers that match your personality type, skills, interests and values.

Effective Networking Strategies

Networking is still the best strategy to use for your job search even in these times of the pandemic. Whether it’s for social media now or having coffee or individual meetings with professionals in your field in the future now is the time to understand how to best build your network and cultivate productive two way relationships. This session gives insights and practical tips about what networking is and how to tap into the power of networking in a way so that everybody has a positive experience.

During this workshop you will learn: 

  • How to present yourself with confidence in social or business situations
  • How to create an introduction that will quickly describe who you are, what you can do and where you want to go
  • Effective networking tactics including how to grow your network
  • How to maintain your network and develop long term productive business relationships

You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.  All you need to attend is a computer access to the internet and a telephone.

Space is limited so pre-registration is required. Contact Terry to reserve your space in the auditorium

Feel free to email Terry if you have any questions.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1:00 to 2:00

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com

Exploring Career Options: Find Work You Can Love

Given the uncertainty of the future, it is critical to ensure your career is on the right track. Do you want to explore your career options and decide if you are ready for a new career path? Perhaps you don’t exactly know what you want to do next but want to identify work that will be more fulfilling and meaningful. Whatever your situation may be, we’ll show you how to use personal assessments and market assessments to define what’s important to you, what’s realistic, and how to select a new career path.

In this webinar you will:

  • discover how you can access online assessments to help you discover your unique personality traits, interests, values and skills and match them to career options
  • learn how and where to get the information you need to evaluate your options and understand the future trends for your industry and occupational area
  • learn how to research salaries to determine the going rate for the careers you are considering
  • see a demo of useful career sites that can be used to discover “a typical day” in the occupation, skills required, and additional resources available for more information

The information you receive in this webinar will enable you to understand how to ensure that your career plan is viable so you can feel confident in pursuing your goals.

You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.

Advance registration is required. Contact Terry for more information and to register

Date: Thursday, Aug. 27, 1:00 to 2:00

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com

Personal Packaging & Job Search Strategy

Ensure your resume, cover letter and other marketing materials differentiate you and showcase the qualities that are most important to your target job objectives. Use your time spent in job search most strategically and effectively to obtain your desired results.

Prepare for the Interview

Most interviews these days are virtual and it’s critical to understand how to best prepare so you can gain an advantage over other qualified candidates. In this webinar, you will earning what types of questions will be asked and how to prepare dynamic, memorable responses. You will also learn how to set up your virtual interview space and tips to perform well for video interviews.

Remember, every single interview question is really just part of the bigger, essential question, “Why should I hire you?” You need to be able to describe your achievements as well as your role in making them happen.

The focus of this webinar will be on how to answer behavioral questions by using powerful accomplishment stories that will distinguish you from your competition. We’ll also review the most commonly asked interview questions and, just as importantly, the best questions to ask during the interview.

What interview questions make you nervous? Let us know and we’ll help you with preparing your answer.

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Contact Terry for more information.

Date: Thursday, August 13, 11:30 to 12:30
Cost: $70.00
Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com

Writing Resumes with Impact!

Most people know that maintaining a current resume is important, yet don’t take the time to do it until they need one. Knowing how to describe your accomplishments is key in telling your story and conveying all you have done on the job. You also will need to know how to come to the top of the “electronic pile” when submitting resumes to companies that use software as part of their hiring process. In this session you will:

  1. Learn how to develop a resume that will grab the reader’s attention.
  2. Reflect your experience and reputation for maximum impact and gain the competitive advantage.
  3. Build a compelling resume with metrics that showcase your accomplishments.
  4. See an actual demonstration of an Applicant Tracking System.
Attend this session to learn how to write a resume that has impact.  The skills you learn will apply to upcoming transitions as well as to the ongoing management of your career.

Attend from the comfort of your home or office. All you need is a computer, access to the internet and a telephone.

Space is limited so pre-registration is required. Contact Terry to reserve your space in the auditorium.
Date:  Wednesday, August 19, 12:30 to 1:30

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com

Phone: 925-330-4959

Effective Networking Strategies

Networking is still the best strategy to use for your job search even in these times of the pandemic. Whether it’s for social media now or having coffee or individual meetings with professionals in your field in the future now is the time to understand how to best build your network and cultivate productive two way relationships. This session gives insights and practical tips about what networking is and how to tap into the power of networking in a way so that everybody has a positive experience.

During this workshop you will learn: 

  • How to present yourself with confidence in social or business situations
  • How to create an introduction that will quickly describe who you are, what you can do and where you want to go
  • Effective networking tactics including how to grow your network
  • How to maintain your network and develop long term productive business relationships

You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.  All you need to attend is a computer access to the internet and a telephone.

Space is limited so pre-registration is required. Contact Terry to reserve your space in the auditorium

Feel free to email Terry if you have any questions.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1:00 to 2:00

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com

Professional Development

Be able to advance your skills and expertise to become more successful in your career.

Effective Networking Strategies

Networking is still the best strategy to use for your job search even in these times of the pandemic. Whether it’s for social media now or having coffee or individual meetings with professionals in your field in the future now is the time to understand how to best build your network and cultivate productive two way relationships. This session gives insights and practical tips about what networking is and how to tap into the power of networking in a way so that everybody has a positive experience.

During this workshop you will learn: 

  • How to present yourself with confidence in social or business situations
  • How to create an introduction that will quickly describe who you are, what you can do and where you want to go
  • Effective networking tactics including how to grow your network
  • How to maintain your network and develop long term productive business relationships

You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.  All you need to attend is a computer access to the internet and a telephone.

Space is limited so pre-registration is required. Contact Terry to reserve your space in the auditorium

Feel free to email Terry if you have any questions.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1:00 to 2:00

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com