Special Edition - Introduction - How to Get and Keep a Job!Friday, August 31, 2012
Lots of people are coming to NOVA, and to assist the number wanting to come to NOVA, but can't, we have put together this program to guide people in finding their own employment. Those that may just need a bit of a hand and some support.
Who is program for?
Anyone, but primarily those with a disability, who has access to a computer
How will this program help someone with a disability?Career identificationWhat makes a good resume and how do we promote ourselves?Interview skills - How to beat out the competition?Resources available to you at no cost - need a hand to look over your resume, do photocopying & provide stamps.Disclosure of disability - mental illness keep quiet or tell?Breaking down barriers on employing people with a disability/ overcome myths
We will look at:
We will look at barriers and overcome them, such as, inertia (not doing anything)We want to improve job seeking and help you gain employment. How to market yourselfCold callingNetworkingResumesCover lettersInterview skills
By equiping you with job seeking tools and tips like:
Until next time,
Enjoy the journey!