Career Sessions - LIVE on Facebook and On-Demand

 

TUESDAY November 17, 2020


11:00am Conversation with Orlando Mayor Jerry Demings on Jobs, Orlando’s Diverse Population and Post COVID-19 Growth

This session is a very candid interview with Mayor Demings. He will share his thoughts on many topics, including his views on the current job market and what the future looks like once COVID-19 passes. He will also share numerous assistance programs to help job seekers and citizens navigate this pandemic and beyond. Spoiler alert- Orlando has a great future! On Demand: https://youtu.be/2W2ALyOSntw


12:00pm Optimize Your Resume so You Can Get More Interviews- Resume Makeover!
Roger Lear, President OrlandoJobs.com

This session will show you exactly how you need to format your resume and skills so humans and robots can instantly recognize you are a great candidate for any job you apply. Your resume is your license to get an interview, and that is what most job seekers need. Stop applying to jobs and never hearing back...make employers want to hire you! On Demand: https://youtu.be/Ws9R4We8RzI

 


2:00pm Soft Skills Training- Life Works Program- Jobs Partnership
Jessy Correa-Student Experience Coordinator

This powerful session is for anyone who needs help finding their path in a career and life. LifeWorks by Jobs Partnership is an intensive, free training and development solution for people who are under- or unemployed. Participants are equipped with both life and work skills that employers are looking for to hire. If you’re seeking a better career path, learn about this unique program. Visit their website: www.JobsPartnership.org/lifeworks No cost for this training! On Demand: https://youtu.be/ksmeYZ8ZWjs

 

 


WEDNESDAY November 18, 2020


10:00am Valencia College Accelerated Skills Training Program Will Get You a Great Job!
Christina Foreman, M.Ed.- Managing Director of Professional & Continuing Education

Imagine the opportunity to learn new skills in 2020 and beyond that will yield you a higher paying job in growing industries. This session will teach you how Valencia College’s Accelerated Skills Training programs will teach you new skills in advanced manufacturing, medical office specialists, welding, electric powerline training, heavy equipment operations, apartment maintenance, and commercial trucking (CDL), and many more. The great news is these programs or at no cost because of many grants and scholarships available. Very important session. On Demand: https://youtu.be/EB1EsM20xxw

  


12:00 PM The Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media While in the Middle of a Job Search or College Admissions!
Donovan Cohen- Program Coordinator and Career Coach | Central Florida Urban League

This session is a very timely session with so many people in the middle of a job search. Your social media (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) is open to the public. Learn what you should and shouldn’t be doing with your social media so you can get a great job! On Demand: https://youtu.be/wBdr6iBYQks