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careerfit-job-readiness-workshops

CareerFit is a workshop open to everyone looking to develop their job search skills. Community experts and NWFS staff cover topics including personal interest and skill assessments, writing an effective cover letter and resume, conducting a successful job search, proper interviewing techniques and the impact of social networking media. Our programs are in English and Spanish.

General Outline of CareerFit:

Session 1

  • Identifying your professional skills
  • Navigating the open and hidden job markets
  • Using your skills to write a cover letter and resume
  • Responding to the needs of the employer and the job posting

Session 2

  • Interview skills 
  • Professional clothing and communication
  • Social Networking 
  • Additional Community Resources

Individualized Assistance

After completing the two CareerFit sessions, we will offer you:

  • One-on-one assistance with applications and interviews
  • Tailoring of your resume for each job opportunity 
  • Post-employment support

To get more information or upcoming dates, contact NWFS at 503-546-6377 or Email us.