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WCG Summer Series: Resume and Transferable Skills

  • Houston Marriott Medical Center 6580 Fannin St Houston, TX 77030 USA (map)
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Each day of our summer series offers a 2-part workshop designed to help job seekers gain more than the essential skills to move forward with success. With the flexibility to attend the morning workshop, the afternoon workshop, or both, our series allows you to select the content you need.

On August 2nd, we will be offering the following workshops at the Marriott Medical Center: 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Your Resume Has 6 Seconds: What Does It Say?
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch on your own
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Using LinkedIn to Network and Apply for Jobs

Your Resume Has 6 Seconds: What Does It Say?
This interactive 3-hour workshop includes: 

  • An overview of what happens when a resume is reviewed; 
  • The various structures of a resume;
  • The critical information to highlight;
  • How to establish what is your critical information;
  • Where and how to highlight critical information within the structure of the resume; and
  • Active editing time with guided assistance from the expert consultant.

Transferable Skills and How to Use Them in Your Job Search
This interactive 3-hour workshop includes: 

  • An introduction: what are transferable skills, and why should I highlight them? 
  • A review of the transferable skills that professionals offer employers
  • Analysis of sample, real-world job descriptions from various employers to establish which skills transfer to various positions
  • An overview of how to highlight your transferable skills on your resume, CV, and/or LinkedIn profile.
  • Participants will analyze a job description of their choice, and practice appropriately tailoring their resume, CV, and/or LinkedIn content to reflect their transferable skills.

Upon completion of our workshops, each participant will have the opportunity to participate in a virtual “Ask Me Anything” session with one of The Wilbanks Consulting Group’s Expert Consultants.

For the 25% off Student or Unemployed Professional Discount, use code: summer16

Parking:
Self-Parking is available at the Marriott for $11 per day. Alternatively, participants can park at the Fannin South Park and Ride, and utilize the light rail to the Dryden/TMC stop. More information can be found here:
http://www.ridemetro.org/Pages/RedLine.aspx
http://www.ridemetro.org/Pages/TC-FanninSouth.aspx  

Workshops are offered on first-come-first-serve basis on eventbrite. Our workshops have limited seating, and sell out quickly, so please register ASAP. 

There will be no refunds once payment is made. Participants who cannot make the workshop as planned may apply the payment as a one-time credit transfer for a future workshop.

For more information on our Summer Career Development Series, visit: http://www.wilbanksconsulting.com/workshops/ 

Eventbrite - WCG Summer Series: Resume and Transferable Skills