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Cover Letters, E-Notes & More

Discover two cover letter formats that attract quick attention to your qualifications. Also, learn the basics of e-notes and several other job search communication tools that can positively impact your candidacy. If you would like feedback on your current cover letters, bring a sample or two for peer feedback at…Read More

Phone and Pre-Employment Screening

Understand the hiring implications of a variety of pre-employment tests (samples provided) and background checks. Learn how phone screening interviews require a different set of skills and focus; a mock phone interview will be conducted. Presented by Jeanne Williams – jwilliams@jfcspgh.org Conference Room A/B There is a $20 fee for…Read More

Career Development Support Group

Mitigating Financial Anxiety Job loss can put a big strain on finances. Hopefully, you have a severance package or unemployment to fall back on, for a while. However, many job seekers experience a job search that takes longer than expected and outlasts unemployment benefits. Discuss tips to stretch finances while…Read More

Career Branding & Your Resume

Resumes have changed drastically! Learn how to create a resume that reflects your brand and clearly highlights your value proposition. Also discover what format changes are necessary for your resume to be successfully scanned by Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS). Presented by Pam Harris – pharris@jfcspgh.org Conference Room A/B There is…Read More