Fall 2016  JOB SEARCH TRAINING ACADEMY WITH INDEED.COM-CUSTOMIZED TRAINING BY THE NATION'S LEADING EXPERTS IN OPTIMIZED JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES
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One on One Training by Indeed.com's Job Squad led by Alana D'angelica

One on One Training by Indeed.com’s
Job Squad led by Alana D’angelica

Class Dates: November 10,15,22,29,Dec 6 and 13

Location:  55 Greens Farms Road, Suite 200, Westport,Ct

 

Our Academy participants get jobs!  This transformative career academy is a “hands on” one-stop-shop educational experience and learning community with one clear goal…. for women to re-build their professional relevance and confidence by learning, practicing and gaining comfort with current knowledge and skills necessary to optimize  your job search. Master today’s online Job Search Skills led by global job search leader indeed.com and our leading expert in building winning resumes.   Unlike any other training experience for mothers in the nation,  our curriculum provides the perfect combination of hands on learning, group and one on one coaching partnered with practice applications between sessions and unmatched expertise by our academy faculty and partnership with indeed.com. The entire academy experience is grounded in the Work Like a Mother®Career Development Method which has proven to be life changing. Beware.  Like many of our alumni, you are very likely to have several interviews or get hired before the academy ends. Many of our participants found the jobs they otherwise had no access to before joining this transformative program. Space is limited.

 

Team-Leslie

November 10

What You Must Know About Writing Resumes in 2016

Instructor:  Lesley Vanderlee

A crash course in everything you need to know to have a strong resume in this technical age.You will learn:

  • How writing resumes have changed in every way possible.
  • Understand the application tracking system that screens you out before you even get looked if you are not informed
  • Create resume with keywords and to draw recruiters to you.
  • Know the difference between uploading a resume online and sending it directly to a person
  • Strategies on “closing the gap” since having kids
  • Make your resume easy to scan

November 15Team-Leslie

Resume Hands On Lab: Your Resume Make Over Before and After

Instructor:  Lesley Vanderlee

Go through the process with Resume Writer Lesley Vanderlee to re-write a resume from pre-kids to your resume today. Bring your old resume if you have one, although this is not necessary in order to participate. Learn how to transform your resume to make it strategically competitive and in compliance with all the latest online logistics so that you may be seen and maximized online and in person. This program is a must for any mom working on a resume

November 22Team-Leslie

LinkedIn Basics Lab

Instructor: Lesley Vanderlee

To build a professional presence in this economy, LinkedIn is an essential component to your toolkit It is projected that LinkedIn will someday replace the résumé. Beyond this factor, it is a great place to put your expertise on display and be noticed by the right companies and networks

Participants in this workshop will be able to:

Create a LinkedIn profile
Understand the art of sharing content on this platform
Introduction to searching and jointing the targeted groups

*Participants should come in professional attire and photo ready. We will shoot temporary LinkedIn photos during this lab. Participants should also come with a laptop and their résumé pre-loaded on a zip drive if you have one.

November 29alanaheadshopupdated

Online Job Search With indeed.com: Introductory class on how to use Indeed for a successful online job search

Instructor:  Alana D’Angelica, Indeed.com

Indeed.com is the world’s most comprehensive job search engine.  We’ll walk you through how to upload your resume for inclusion in Indeed’s Resume database, give pointers on refining your resume to be “search engine” friendly, and show you how to search for open jobs on Indeed. We’ll show you how to run targeted searches on Indeed to find the right fit for you, discuss best practices for communicating with potential employers, and share tips for navigating your post­ motherhood job search. Women of all experience levels and professional backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to attend.

December 6alanaheadshopupdated

Hands-on Online Job Search Training with Indeed.com

Instructor:  Alana D’Angelica and the Indeed.com Job Squad

Put all of your skills to work and begin your online job search! The
Indeed.com team will return to provide you with one-on-one coaching for streamlining your search, and staying organized and efficient with your online applications. Bring your laptop and online resume for a productive session that will leave you feeling hopeful and accomplished.

 

December 13

Instructed by Dr. Hilary Berger

Instructor:  Dr. Hilary Berger

Building a Winning Elevator Pitch: Five Steps to Regaining Your Edge And Your Confidence followed by Holiday Reception

What do you want to do? What value do you bring? What’s important to you now? We will be looking at where you come from and where you want to go. We will roll up our sleeves and begin work on your elevator story. Your elevator story will be succinct and compelling. By the end of the session you will leave with more clarity and have a chance to organize and practice telling your story to create a top quality pitch.

 

Registration

Bookings are closed for this event.