Client Activities are available to eligible Project HIRED clients only and are not open to the public.
If you have a verifiable disability and would like to apply for services please contact our office. You must receive a written letter of approval from Project HIRED prior to registering for these activities.
Building Career Confidence:
May 2, 2017 @ 10am
Whether you have been out of work for a while, are changing careers, or learning to overcome job barriers, you need to understand your strengths and weaknesses, and your strongest traits to align your values with an organization. This workshop will help you clarify your skills, values and interests, as well as give you language that will prepare you to build confidence in the workforce.
May 4, 2017 @ 10am
Learn tools and resources for developing career opportunities that fit your skills, interests, values, and needs. Learn how to get organized and motivated in your career search.
Resume Development & Targeting:
May 9, 2017 @ 10am
A resume is your self-marketing tool, as well as a snapshot of what you can do to contribute to an organization and make a positive impression. Learn how to create and tailor your resume for the job you want by matching your skills and experience to an employer’s needs. Make your resume stand out and work for you. Please bring your current resume.
Networking for Success:
May 10, 2017 @ 10am
80% of jobs are found through networking; and many of those jobs are never posted! Now that you know what you want and the company for whom you want to work, it’s time to polish you’re online and face-to-face skills. “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” Learn how to sell yourself and develop network leads.
May 11, 2017 @ 10am
Negotiating your salary will be one of the most important financial decisions you make. It can also be an uncomfortable process. You want to get what you’re worth but also you don’t want to offend or scare off your future employer. This workshop reveals ways to dramatically improve salary negotiation.
Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act
& Job Accommodations:
May 16, 2017 @ 10am
This workshop explores the legal requirements and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Upon completion, you will have a better understanding of the employment requirements in the ADA, including the rights under Title I of the ADA, and the process for identifying and requesting reasonable accommodations.
Day 1 - May 18, 2017 @ 10am
Day 2 - May 23, 2017 @ 10am
Learn about the different types of interviews and how to be prepared for them. Polish your interviewing skills through practice and feedback in a safe environment to improve your skills. NOTE: You must complete Day 1 prior to attending Day 2.
Job Retention & Creating a
Positive Professional Image:
May 25, 2017 @ 10am
Surveys show a 50% upward increase in employee turnover as the economy improves. What positive, conscious, vigorous steps are you taking to retain your current position? This workshop will present a list of practical and adaptable tools you will use in job retention and career advancement.
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Note: Registration for any Project HIRED event or activity is required, preferably at least 24 hours in advance, .
To respect the instructor and other attendees, workshops will begin promptly. Late attendees will not be allowed to attend more than 15 minutes after the event’s designated start time.
Do you need accommodations of any kind? Please contact reception at 1-408-557-0880 or firstname.lastname@example.org at least five business days prior to a meeting to let us know what you need.