May at Lisle Township Job Club

May at Lisle Township Job Club

NETWORKING MEETINGS

Job Club Every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Community Career Center, 1815 Diehl Road, Suite 900, Naperville 60563

It’s a fact: More people land jobs through active networking—upwards of 85 percent—than by any other job search method. Expand your network with other job seekers (everybody knows somebody), find out who is hiring and about jobs that may never be advertised, share successful strategies and contact names, and practice your “elevator speech”—a brief two-minute verbal resume about positions desired and target employers—and let us help you. Free. No need to RSVP.

 

JOB CLUB BONUS!

Sell Yourself First

Wednesday, May 24 at 10:30

Join us at the Lisle Township Job Club to hear Job Club member Sharon Jedd speak on:

  • The interview is just a conversation
  • Using the Socratic Method in the interview
  • Staying positive
  • Give yourself credit
  • Believe you will land

A Training, Development and Coaching Specialist, Sharon is also an aspiring motivational speaker who is winning ribbons at Toastmasters. A testament to her salesmanship, Sharon has been awarded eight Mary Kay pink cars for consistently ranking in the top ten for sales and recruiting performance. Sharon will speak at 10:30 a.m. before networking begins. FREE.

 

JOB CLUB NETWORKING AND SPEAKER

Nine Things That A Smart Job Seeker Should Know

Friday, May 26, 10 a.m.

Lisle Public Library

777 Front St., Lisle—Meeting Room B

Accomplished Career Transition Specialist and Executive Coach Jim Fitzgerald has given hundreds of presentations on the job transition process.  Jim’s directness and candor has been well received and helped many people to “land” meaningful employment. Jim, who is one of the founders of the Career Transitions Center in Chicago, has written over 3000 articles about the job search process. He promises to make this presentation a very positive and helpful session for those looking to make a career transition. Networking will precede the presentation. FREE.

For more information, contact Sarah Breithaupt, Director of Youth and Family Services, at Lisle Township by calling (630) 968-2987, ext. 14, or emailing sarahb@lisletownship.com.

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