• Skill Builder Workshop - Week 1

    Wednesday, April 3, 2024 at 10:00am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Zoom

    Skill Builder Workshops are optional but highly recommended workshops available to all job seekers, regardless of whether or not you have a mentor. They are held on the first 4 Wednesdays of every month, except during holiday weeks.Topics rotate…

  • Orientation for New/Returning Job Seekers

    Monday, April 1, 2024 at 10:05am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Hybrid - Lake Grove Church Room 204 and Zoom

    Orientation is required only for new or returning Job Seekers who want additional mentor services. If that is the case, you must (1) attend an Orientation session, (2) sign & email the Job Seeker Guidelines to info@jobseekerslo.org, and (3)…

  • DEI and the Job Search Process

    Monday, April 1, 2024 at 8:30am | Speaker: Rhianna Johnson | Lake Grove Church, 2nd Floor Hub Room

    What is “DEI” and why should I pay attention to it during the job application process?  In this session, participants will learn basics about how to apply the concepts of diversity, equity and inclusion during job searching.  We will discuss how to…

  • Orientation for New/Returning Job Seekers

    Monday, March 25, 2024 at 10:10am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Hybrid - Lake Grove Church Room 204 and Zoom

    Orientation is required only for new or returning Job Seekers who want additional mentor services. If that is the case, you must (1) attend an Orientation session, (2) sign & email the Job Seeker Guidelines to info@jobseekerslo.org, and (3)…

    Getting Started

  • Combatting Ageism in the Job Market

    Monday, March 25, 2024 at 8:30am | Speaker: Elizabeth Atcheson, Blue Bridge Career Coaching | Lake Grove Church, 2nd Floor Hub Room

    If you’re approaching 50 or over 50, or a new entrant to the job market, you’re likely to experience ageism during your job search or career transition. So it’s worth knowing how to prevent and combat it!Research shows that people of all ages harbor…

    Extras, Present Your Best Self, Resources for Older Workers, Dealing With Age Bias

  • Office Hours

    Monday, March 18, 2024 at 10:00am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Courtyard Room - Lake Grove Church

    Office Hours will be staffed with 1-2 mentors, and you are welcome to drop by to get your questions answered or seek advice. It is available only to job seekers who do not yet have a mentor assigned so there's a very good chance you will receive…

  • Orientation for New/Returning Job Seekers

    Monday, March 18, 2024 at 10:10am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Hybrid - Lake Grove Church Room 204 and Zoom

    Orientation is required only for new or returning Job Seekers who want additional mentor services. If that is the case, you must (1) attend an Orientation session, (2) sign & email the Job Seeker Guidelines to info@jobseekerslo.org, and (3)…

    Getting Started

  • Strategic Networking - For Better Results, Faster

    Monday, March 18, 2024 at 8:30am | Speaker: Ellen Recko, Job Seekers Mentor | Lake Grove Church, 2nd Floor Hub Room

    How do you find the best people to help inform or steer your job search process?According to Steve Dalton, author of The 2-Hour Job Search and The Job Closer, the people best able to help are those who have or have done something similar to the job…

    Search Planning, Skill Building (networking, interviewing, soft skills), Networking

  • Orientation for New/Returning Job Seekers

    Monday, March 11, 2024 at 10:10am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Hybrid - Lake Grove Church Room 204 and Zoom

    Orientation is required only for new or returning Job Seekers who want additional mentor services. If that is the case, you must (1) attend an Orientation session, (2) sign & email the Job Seeker Guidelines to info@jobseekerslo.org, and (3)…

    Getting Started

  • Office Hours

    Monday, March 11, 2024 at 10:00am | Speaker: Job Seekers Mentor | Courtyard Room - Lake Grove Church

    Office Hours will be staffed with 1-2 mentors, and you are welcome to drop by to get your questions answered or seek advice. It is available only to job seekers who do not yet have a mentor assigned so there's a very good chance you will receive…