FREE Job Readiness Seminars
Enlightening Management Consultants, Inc. in partnership with Salaam Restaurant (706 West 79th Street (79th and Union)) will provide job readiness seminars Free to the Public, beginning October 2, 2013.
In June 2013, The Chicago Tribune reported that Chicago’s unemployment climbed to 10.3 percent. As a public service, the sessions are for individuals who have lost a job, are looking to change jobs, are underemployed, are students wanting to know how to enter the job market, are tired of their current career and looking to make a change and/or are looking to launch their own business.
The seminars will run from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (check-in is from 8 a.m.-9 a.m.) and there are 21 sessions between the months of October and December to insure that an ample number of people can participant. The maximum capacity per session is 275 people.
People attending the seminar will learn:
· What constitutes today’s job market, how has it dramatically changed and how can individuals can effectively compete via a personal strategy, which participants will begin developing during the sessions
· What are the required core competencies and skills for today’s jobs and how can you acquire and develop these core competencies and skills
· How to write a marketable resume and cover letter , which participants will begin developing during the sessions
Each participant can optionally purchase:
The book “Preparing for Today’s Global Job Market”, by Dr. Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley, CEO of Enlightening Management Consultants, Inc., (published by the global academic publishing house, Palgrave Macmillan-$60.00 per copy-hardback)
Lunch ($6.00 payable during the check-in hours of 8 a.m.-9 a.m. to insure an accurate lunch count), provided by Salaam Restaurant.
Participation in the optional lunch is recommended. The 8 hour day will include a working lunch session. The book, which incorporates critical follow-up information, is also recommended as a reference upon leaving the seminar.
To understand the beauty of the Salaam Restaurant venue, and its historical and ongoing commitment to the Chicagoland community, is to see and experience it for yourself.
Online registration begins September 15, 2013 on Enlightening’s Web site www.enlighteningmanagementconsultants.com. Participants will have their choice of date and menu options, which must be selected in advance.
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