The Job Transitions Group is open to anyone looking for a job, looking to increase their networking skills, or exploring career choices. You do not need to be a member of Easter Lutheran, and while we often open with a prayer, this is not a religion-affiliated group. Bring a friend!
7:15-7:30 a.m. is check-in
7:30-8 a.m. is welcome, prayer, celebration and announcements time
8-9 a.m. is the weekly speaker or breakout sessions
9 a.m. onward people often stay to visit and network
December 18: Holiday Potluck! Bring a dish or cookies or lefse or juice or whatever you have to share! Come early if you’d like to help set up. ALUMNI WELCOME!!
December 25: No Job Group
January 1: No Job Group
January 8: Stuck at GO? by Catherine Byers Breet. Can you tell me what job you want in 10 seconds or less? Will I understand instantly, and be able to connect you to hiring managers in that space? If not, then YOU ARE STUCK AT GO! If you stay there, you will lose precious time & add months of frustration and rejection to your job search. Recovering recruiter Catherine Byers Breet (arbez.com) can help. Since 1997, she has helped over 58,000 people break through the job hunt barriers. JOIN US to learn her simple, proven 7-step process to getting people hired – faster & easier. Just ask Faith- who got a job in just 3.5 weeks using Catherine’s approach. “My first job search took me 6 months. My next job search took me 7 months. My last job search took me just 3.5 weeks. The only difference? I used the ARBEZ approach to job search.” Hear her story here. https://app.arbez.com/video/testimonial/faith-howard-mooney
January 15: The Power of Presence by Denise Sjoberg. The research behind deep breathing, meditation, and doing the Wonder Woman pose. Watch the groundbreaking TED Talk by Amy Cuddy, “Your Body Language May Shape Who You Are” and learn more of her tips for using body language to improve your self-esteem.
January 22: TBA
January 29: LinkedIn Basics, by Jen Radke. Jen is the President and owner of the National Institute for Social Media and we are lucky to have her share her expertise with us! She will give us a basic understanding of LinkedIn and how to use it (and other social media) to your greatest advantage in your job search.