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.

What Career is Right for Me? Myers Briggs & Strong Interest Inventory- 1 meeting

This workshop will help you better understand how your personality and interests can direct you to a career path this is right for you. During the session you will:

  1.  Discover your Myers Briggs Personality Type and identify the strengths of your personality.
  2.  Learn how your interests, through the Strong Interest Inventory, can help you find the best work environment, roles, activities and career path for you.
  3.  Learn how to utilize your assessments to identify possible career paths and to research career options and the labor market through occupational databases.

Participants will receive a tutorial utilizing the results of their assessments to maximize use of the extensive O*Net database in their career planning.  Upon registration, participants will be set up to take the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and the Strong Interest Indicator online, prior to the workshop.

The “What Career is Right for Me?” workshop makes an excellent companion to the “Time for a Change!” workshop. These 2 workshops can be taken in any order and together allow you to assess the four cornerstones of career assessment: Personality, Skills, Values, and Interests.

Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018; 11:00 am – 2:30 pm

Cost: $180, includes MBTI assessment administration and personalized type reports: MBTI Interpretative Report, MBTI Career Preference Report, Strong Interest Indicator Report, O*Net tutorial and extensive resources – contact facilitator for samples of the reports you will receive at the workshop.

Advance registration is required. Group size is limited. Register by contacting facilitator.

Facilitator: Susan Jewkes Allen M.S.W., GCDF. 

Phone: (415) 728-8502 

Email: sjallen@lifepluswork.org

 

Time for a Change! Transfer your skills & values for a more satisfying career

The Time for a Change workshop offers an opportunity to:

1. Assess your transferable skills and identify your preferred skill set to research career paths and roles that are suited to what you do best and most enjoy.

2.  Explore and assess your personal and professional values and how they influence your career satisfaction and fulfillment.

3. Learn about the career planning process and to begin the creation of career exploration strategy.

4. Discover how you can use your skills and experiences to create a professional narrative for your job search; when writing your resume and answering interview questions.

This workshop makes an excellent companion to the What Career is Right for Me? Workshop. These workshops can be taken in any order and together allow you to assess the four cornerstones of career assessment: Personality, Skills, Values, and Interests. 

Group size is limited and groups fill up quickly – advance registration required. 

Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Cost: $150, includes skills and values assessments and all resource materials.

Facilitator: Susan Jewkes Allen M.S.W., GCDF

Phone: 415) 728-8502

Email: sjallen@lifepluswork.org

 

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.

LinkedIn: Building a Profile and Networking

LinkedIn is the most recognized online network for business professional with one new user added every second. Whether you are in career transition or not, building a strong presence on LinkedIn these days in a MUST! In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Build a personal profile that has a significant impact on your credibility and brand.
  • Use keywords to boost Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in the correct places to increase the chances of being found.
  • Find contacts and the best ways to approach them.
  • Search for contacts at specific companies
You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.  All you need to attend is a computer and access to the audio.

Feel free to email Terry if you have any questions.

Pre-registration and pre- payment are required.

Dates: Thursday, November 29, 12:30 to 1:30

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.

LinkedIn: Building a Profile and Networking

LinkedIn is the most recognized online network for business professional with one new user added every second. Whether you are in career transition or not, building a strong presence on LinkedIn these days in a MUST! In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Build a personal profile that has a significant impact on your credibility and brand.
  • Use keywords to boost Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in the correct places to increase the chances of being found.
  • Find contacts and the best ways to approach them.
  • Search for contacts at specific companies
You can attend this webinar from the comfort of your own home or office.  All you need to attend is a computer and access to the audio.

Feel free to email Terry if you have any questions.

Pre-registration and pre- payment are required.

Dates: Thursday, November 29, 12:30 to 1:30

Cost: $70.00

Facilitator: Terry Karp, MA

Phone: 925-330-4959

Email: tfkarp@gmail.com