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Making Your Resume Work for You

May 3, 2016 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm – Our resumes are given the impossible task of conveying our entire experience and our total value.  In many circumstances it is the only way people know us.  Let your resume speak in ways that serve you, to convey what it needs to and to sell you.  Career coach, Win Sheffield will focus on the essentials […]

Using Stories to Succeed in Your Interview

April 19, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm – How many times have we interviewed and not been invited back? Of course, this is often not our fault. Nevertheless, there is much that we can do to increase our chance of getting to the short list and getting to the offer. Join coach Win Sheffield for this workshop, part of the Career Success: Leading […]

Using LinkedIn to Get Answers to Your Career Questions

April 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Linked in is a source of confusion for many. Part of this is because it is new, part of this is because it is evolving at a rapid rate and can serve so many purposes. Career coach Win Sheffield will focus on building a strong profile and using your LinkedIn presence to find the answers […]

The Demise of the Elevator Pitch: Would you rather ‘pitch’ yourself or tell your story?

March 31, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – In our job campaign we need to communicate our value to any number of people in any number of circumstances. Keeping on top of what we want to say is hard enough and especially hard when we are not sure where exactly we are heading, if our targets are changing or if we have more […]

One-on-One Interview Practice

March 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Join a group of Coaching, Recruiting and Human Resources professionals who will be available to practice interviewing and answer your interviewing questions. All participants will be able to listen to the comments made to others.

How to use job listings to your advantage: What job ads can (and cannot) do for you

March 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – When we find ourselves in the job market, it is natural to turn to job ads and listings to find a job. Much of the effort put into responding to ads is misplaced. Learn the ins and outs of how and why employers place ads and what part they can play in your overall job […]

Making your resume work for you

March 10, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Our resumes are given the impossible task of conveying our entire experience and our total value. In many circumstances it is the only way people know us. Let your resume speak in ways that serve you, to convey what it needs to and to sell you. Career coach, Win Sheffield will focus on the essentials […]

Why being over 50 does not spell the end of your career

March 2, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Those over 50 are taking longer to find a job and yet their overall unemployment rate is the lowest for any age group. Whether you are currently employed or not, you need to be managing your career and job campaign to capitalize on your strengths rather than focusing on the negative. Join coach Win Sheffield […]

Resume Critique Panel

February 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Join a group of Coaching, Recruiting and Human Resources professionals who will be available to review resumes. In addition to reviewing individual resumes, all participants will be able to listen to the comments made to others for incorporating in their own resumes. Free

Networking Meetings: What do you say to the people you are meeting and why would you want to meet with them in the first place?

February 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – By hard work or luck you book a meeting with someone who could potentially help you in your job campaign. Now all you need is to know what to say to maximize the potential of the meeting and not feel like you are wasting their time. Join coach Win Sheffield and learn to: Approach contacts […]