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9:30am-12:30pm

When it comes to employment, if you are someone who:

  • is unclear about what career path to take
  • has just left a position and needs a change
  • is returning to the workforce and your former job no longer exists
  • wants to do something different, for different rewards

Join JVS Chicago Career Moves' successfully proven exploratory seminar

UNCOVER YOUR FUTURE
The Cure for "I Don't Know What I Want to Do!"

Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 W. Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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1:30-3pm

In this seminar you will receive an overview of how the LinkedIn works, including recent updates to the site. This will include basics of site navigation, how to build and optimize your profile, and the more advanced uses including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs.

Seminar Fees:  
Career Moves Clients:  $10 per seminar
Non-Clients:  $20 per seminar

JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

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Sydney Hochsprung
847.754.5460

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Is Pleased to Announce the Everett Kovler Scholarship Program

Through the generosity of the Kovler Family Foundation, two $10,000 scholarships will be awarded to Jewish high school seniors who enroll in a four-year undergraduate program in the fall of 2018. Each scholarship is renewable every year, contributing a total of $40,000 over the course of the four years of study.

The Kovler Scholarship eligibility requirements are:

Kovler Scholarship Administrator
312.673.3444

Deadline March 1, 2018

10am - Noon

 

 

Are you 16-24 years old and out of school? Are you looking for employment?

Come to orientation for JVS Chicago’s Youth Services Employment Program – learn more about what we can do to find you part- or full-time employment and how you can become successful in your job search!  Call 855-463-6587 for more information and to register. 

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JVS Chicago
216 West Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

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8:30 - 9am | Registration and Light Breakfast

9am - Noon | Program

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In recognition of Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month, please join us for this sixth annual event which will highlight the importance of finding and sharing personal stories to promote change in disability and aging policy. This program will create a safe space in which to explore these stories and how to harness their power.


Featured Speakers

Erika Hagensen, MSW, Disability Policy and Advocacy Consultant

Amber Smock, Director or Advocacy and External Affairs at Access Living


Cost

Beth Hillel Congregation B'nai Emunah
3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091
United States

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CJE SeniorLife
773.518.1121

1:30-3pm

In this combined overview seminar, you will learn the key skills to professional interactions: in-person and via phone, Skype, or email. You will learn and practice networking techniques that expand your job search capabilities including how to develop "elevator speeches" and how to design handbills. You will also gain the knowledge and confidence necessary to enter an interview fully prepared, dressed appropriately and ready to engage in an effective conversation with the interviewer.

JVS Chicago
216 West Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

View Map
Sydney Hochsprung
847.745.5460

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Is Pleased to Announce the Everett Kovler Scholarship Program

Through the generosity of the Kovler Family Foundation, two $10,000 scholarships will be awarded to Jewish high school seniors who enroll in a four-year undergraduate program in the fall of 2018. Each scholarship is renewable every year, contributing a total of $40,000 over the course of the four years of study.

The Kovler Scholarship eligibility requirements are:

Kovler Scholarship Administrator
312.673.3444

Deadline March 1, 2018

10am - Noon

**The Orientation scheduled for February 16, 2018 will meet from 2 - 4pm.**

Are you 16-24 years old and out of school? Are you looking for employment?

Come to orientation for JVS Chicago’s Youth Services Employment Program – learn more about what we can do to find you part- or full-time employment and how you can become successful in the job search!  Call 855-463-6587 for more info and to register. 

Download the flyer

JVS Chicago
Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 N. Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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10am - Noon

**The Orientation scheduled for March 23, 2018 will meet from 2-4pm.** 

Are you 16-24 years old and out of school? Are you looking for employment?

Come to orientation for JVS Chicago’s Youth Services Employment program – learn more about what we can do to find you part- or full-time employment and how you can become successful in the job search!  Call 855-463-6587 for more info and to register. 

Download the flyer

JVS Chicago
216 West Jackson Blvd
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
United States

View Map

10am - Noon

**The Orientation scheduled for February 16, 2018 will meet from 2 - 4pm.**

Are you 16-24 years old and out of school? Are you looking for employment?

Come to orientation for JVS Chicago’s Youth Services Employment Program – learn more about what we can do to find you part- or full-time employment and how you can become successful in the job search!  Call 855-463-6587 for more info and to register. 

Download the flyer

JVS Chicago
Abe and Ida Cooper Center
6639 N. Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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