Aug

7 2024

JFS Job Seekers Success Group

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties is offering a Job Seekers Success Group for active job seekers who are unemployed, underemployed or seeking a career change.  The next group will be held on Wednesday, August 7, 2024 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. via Zoom. The topic for this session is   “The Stories That Get You Hired" presented by John Hadley, Job Search Strategist, JHA Careers.

What truly resonates with an interviewer? It's not just your qualifications, it's the journey that shaped them!  You have incredible experiences to share in interviews, even if you've been out of the workforce for a while, but how do you translate them into compelling stories that showcase your skills and passion?

Join Job Search Strategist John Hadley (https://jhacareers.com/) as he guides you through turning your experiences into engaging narratives. These stories will capture the interviewer's attention and demonstrate your unique value.

You'll discover:

  • Unearthing Your Gems: Learn how to identify valuable lessons and transferable skills from all your experiences, even those outside of traditional work settings.
  • The Power of Storytelling: Master a simple framework to craft stories that highlight your strengths and achievements.
  • Your "Hero's Journey": Develop a captivating "2 Minute Pitch" that introduces you and sets the stage for your story.
  • Results that Speak Volumes: Learn to integrate concrete examples of your accomplishments, demonstrating your track record of success.

By the end of this workshop, you'll be equipped with a toolbox of powerful stories ready to share and the confidence to ace your next interview!

This group is offered free of charge and are open to the entire community.  Funding for this program is provided by a grants from The Arnold A. Schwartz Foundation. Registration is required to receive the Zoom invitation and to be admitted to the group. To register or for information about Career Counseling Services, please contact Elise Prezant at eprezant@JewishFamilySvc.org or 908-725-7799X108.

 

Sponsor: Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties