Montgomery County Commission for Women Counseling & Career Center
401 North Washington Street, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850-1703
PHONE: 240-777-8300 | TTY: 301-279-1034 | FAX: 301-279-1318
fees vary for each workshop please check the cfw website
INTRODUCING THE CAREER PEN: A NEW TECHNOLOGY-ASSISTED CAREER SEARCH TOOL
Wednesday, November 1, 2006, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Wednesday, November 1, 2006
1 session. Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in before the workshop.
Melissa Fireman will demonstrate a new exciting tool - the Career Pen - that will assist you with your internet job search and career exploration. The Career Pen is a customized, comprehensive career management tool that provides an interest inventory, helpful advice, sample documents (resume, cover letter), dynamic networking advice, and instructions on how to locate any company of any size in the United States. It has a USB flash drive and space for storage of your essential career materials.
With the Career Pen you will be able to:
* research companies
* identify openings
* make contacts
* search for positions
* post your resume
Registration fee: $16.00
Career Pens will be on sale the night of the workshop at the special price of $40 each.
STRONG INTEREST INVENTORY
Friday, November 3, 2006, 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Fridays, November 3 & 17, 2006
Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in before the workshop.
The Strong Interest Inventory is a basic career assessment tool that will provide you with a personal profile of your vocational interests and characteristics plus occupations which seem best suited to you. This personalized report will identify your optimum career choices based on your interests.
One of the most respected and widely used career planning instruments in the world, the Strong Interest Inventory is recommended for anyone making decisions about occupational choices, career direction, and job satisfaction.
* 1st session - test
* 2nd session - group interpretation of test
Registration fee: $48.00
This workshop is offered every month.