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Work Search Roundtables

These sessions are open to the public and provide ongoing networking, support, group problem solving, and coaching for individuals during periods of work search and career transition. When you attend you can expect hot coffee, bagels, muffins or ‘celebratory donuts’ when someone’s landed a new job–and a warm welcome.

These sessions are the longest, continuously meeting job clubs in West Michigan–over 12,000 have attended sessions since 1998.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Verbal Resume / Elevator Pitch
  • Personal Branding
  • “Golden Rule” Relational Networking
  • Reactive Job Search Tips
  • Proactive Search Strategies
  • Blending Re– and Pro-active Approaches
  • Resume Building & Cover Letter Tactics
  • Interviewing Preparation
  • LinkedIn Usage Recommendations
  • Online Work Search Resources
  • Remaining Positive, Persistent & Optimistic

WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Conference Room / Fellowship Hall

47 Jefferson St. SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

(across from old GR Public Museum at Jefferson & State)

Wednesdays, 9:30 to 11:30 a. m. alternating with the St Robert of Newminster (Ada) Roundtable. See dates below.

Remaining 2019 Wednesday dates: May 1, 15, 29; Jun 12, 26; Jul 10, 24; Aug 7, 21; Sep 4, 18; Oct 2, 16, 30; Nov 13, 26 (the Tuesday of Thanksgiving Week); Dec. 11.

Contact Ken Soper, ksoper@earn-network.org, (616) 813-4998 cell.

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ROBERT OF NEWMINSTER CATHOLIC CHURCH

Parish Center

6477 Ada Dr SE, Ada, Michigan 49301

(East of Spaulding Road 1.5 miles)

Wednesdays, 9:30 to 11:30 a. m. alternating with the Westminster Presbyterian (downtown Grand Rapids) Roundtable. See dates below.

Remaining 2019 Wednesday dates: May 8, 22; Jun 5, 19; Jul 3, 17, 31; Aug 14, 28; Sep 11, 25; Oct 9, 23; Nov 6, 20; Dec 4, 18.

Contact Bill Weitzel, bill@weitzellmsw.com, (616) 446-1873 cell.

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