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Job Search Skills
Mock Interview Workshop
Make a winning impression by using verbal and non-verbal techniques to highlight your strengths. This interactive class will discuss proper interviewing etiquette, how to respond to difficult questions, the importance of researching the prospective employer, and follow-up procedures after the interview. Resumes will be reviewed and evaluated. Practice interviewing and get individualized feedback. Bring paper copy of current resume.
CE-JBPRP 2023, 1 Sat., Mar. 24, 12:30-4:30 pm, KNC-3, $50. H Cuevas. #12887
New Career Directions: Individual Sessions
Meet individually with Nationally Certified Career Counselor Gloria Goldstein to explore, clarify, and generate your personal career objectives or develop a resume and job search plan. A 90-minute session is $110. To schedule your appointment, call 914-606-6528 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exploring Career Options
New! Become a Certified Hypnotist
Like to help people? Looking for a new career? Want to add hypnosis to your current practice? Then this introductory course is for you! Come learn how you can become a certified hypnotist. Discover how a small investment will qualify you to have a whole new career or add to your knowledge. Also, learn a simple self-hypnosis technique you can apply immediately.
CE-CRXPL 2000, 1 Thurs., May 3, 6:00-9:00 pm, KNC-4, $35 (+ $10 optional materials fee for Self-Hypnosis booklet and CD, payable to instructor). J Abrahamsen. #12937
New! Learning to Fly
Do you dream you are flying and wish the dream would never end? The wonder of flight can be yours, through options ranging from computer simulations to flight motion simulators to flying with an instructor to become a private, commercial, corporate, or military pilot. Come explore the magic of flight from ground school to solo and beyond! Suggested reading: A Gift of Wings by Richard Bach. Email instructor at email@example.com with questions.
CE-CRXPL 2027, 1 Sat., Jan. 20, 2:00-4:00 pm, KNC-2, $30. B Rauch. #12991
Slicing the Big Apple
A course for lovers of urban history that will dynamically combine the history, ethnography, and architecture of a complex, diverse city. It will also prepare you to become a certified NYC tour guide.
CE-TRVL 2005, 5 Sat., Feb. 3-Mar. 3, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, Room TBD, $100. H Fischer. #12886
Create a Powerful Profile with LinkedIn
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking site and is a valuable tool for creating and maintaining a list of contacts with others. Job seekers, employers, and those looking for business opportunities all benefit from the power of LinkedIn. Find out how to improve your profile to be most effective and how to navigate LinkedIn. Prerequisite: Computing Fundamentals for Windows or equivalent experience.
CE-COMP 2099, 1 Sat., Mar. 10, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-209, $70. #12868
Social Media and Your Job Search
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn…employers are actually hiring candidates they meet online! And it takes more than just applying through a “jobs” tab. Learn best practices for managing and promoting your online profiles. Create and expand a community of virtual contacts who can provide introductions to hiring managers and/or recruiters. Take a brief tour of the LinkedIn site and develop a social media plan. Prerequisite: Computing Fundamentals for Windows or equivalent experience.
CE-JBPRP 2024, 1 Sat., Apr. 7, 9:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-209, $60. #13079
Displaced Homemakers/Project Transition
Office Technology Training Program for Career Re-Entry
This intensive program provides qualified displaced homemakers the opportunity to learn current, marketable skills to return to the workforce. There is no cost to eligible participants (single parents, widowed, disabled spouse, divorced, separated, unemployed spouse). All applicants must be unemployed or underemployed, and must provide proof of Displaced Homemaker status according to NYS Department of Labor guidelines.
LEARN CURRENT COMPUTER SKILLS: LEARN JOB SEARCH SKILLS:
MS Word Resume Writing
MS Excel Interviewing
MS PowerPoint Online Job Search
MS Outlook Group & Individual Career Counseling
Contact us to find out if you are eligible; call 914-606-5628 or email Alice.Walsh@sunywcc.edu