THINKING ABOUT WORKING™
Thinking about taking that first plunge back into the job market?
You've been out of work for a while. You may have been facing:
- Time off to raise children
- Care of ill or older adult
- Failing retirement
- Life - It gets in the way.
Your navigation system for getting back into the market has arrived!
On three mornings in March and April you'll receive assessment, training, materials and ideas from new connections and feedback to develop your action plan.
Session One: Friday, March 24, 2017, 9:30am-11:30am
- What do I want to do?
- What are my needs and how do they fit with the needs of companies?
- How do I wisely respond to job openings?
Session Two: Friday, March 31, 2017, 9:30am-11:30am
- How do I best communicate that I can meet a company's needs in a:
- LinkedIn Profile
- Elevator Story
Session Three: Friday, April 7, 2017, 9:30am-11:30am
- Can I really create a job?
- Networks 2.0: How do I build networks that keep giving?
- Negotiation practice
These are content-packed sessions with new learning and new connections!
Thinking about Working™ is led by Pam Lassiter, Lassiter Consulting and author of The New Job Security, a recipient of a Wall Street Journal Editor's Choice Award. Pam has been on Harvard Business School's "Charting Your Course" faculty for women re-entering the workforce for 13 years and has taught similar programs in multiple universities and professional groups. She leads a global executive career transition firm and started it when her children were one year old and one on-the-way.
This workshop will also include insights and support from Melissa Vallarelli, a Life Coach with a practice focused on professional growth, balancing parenthood and empowering women in all areas of their lives.
Attendees will all have professional work experience, be college graduates, and will be able to carve out time to do 1-2 hours of homework per week to prepare for meetings.
Location: Weston Community Center, Weston, MA. Details wil lbe sent after registration.
Dates/Times: Friday mornings March 24, 31, and April 7, 2017; 9:30am - 11:30am
- 3 Training sessions
- Assessment tools
- Resume feedback and group work
- A copy of The New Job Security by Pam Lassiter
- Follow up telephone session with Lassiter Consulting
- In-class materials
CLASS SIZE WILL BE LIMITED TO ALLOW FOR BETTER CONVERSATIONS;
FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
Hope you can join us! Start planning today for the future you want tomorrow.