Is it time for a career change? Are you feeling stuck in your current job and want to explore regional employment opportunities?
Come along to this three hour workshop to map out a career plan, with practical steps you can start straight away plus a job search strategy that will set you on track to reaching your career goals.
Genevieve Ward is a Career Coach who supports people with their career plans by finding clarity in their decisions, developing change strategies and the practical skills to be competitive in today’s employment market.
This workshop promises to be engaging, motivational and action focussed so you leave with:
A better understanding of your values, motivators and achievements
Tools to help you analyse options and gain clarity with your career goals
A professional two minute pitch that answers the question, ‘Tell me about yourself’
Networking approaches that are genuine (not salesy)!
The bonus of this workshop is all the activities create content that can be used in your resume and LinkedIn profile!
Join us on Saturday 28 July from 1pm to 4pm at Cohoots to position yourself for career success!
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