Reserve – Part time work that helps the community/Interview techniques

Title: Reserve – Part time work that helps the community/Interview techniques
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-02-20
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Guest presenter, Doreen LoCicero, Director of ReServe South, which is an affiliate of ReServe Elder Service, Inc./Fedcap will discuss current placement opportunities and how to apply for them by joining ReServe through the new website on-line portal www.reserveinc.org. She will conduct a brief PowerPoint presentation, and will discuss job readiness, the importance of updating your resume, preparation for a phone interview and a face to face interview, interview follow-up and answer questions throughout session. Participants should bring a copy of their current resume.

How to Interview Like a Rock Star! Absolutely Abby

Title: How to Interview Like a Rock Star! Absolutely Abby
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-02-06
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: One day soon, a recruiter will call to interview you for your dream job. Are you really ready to receive that call? Do you know how to answer the tricky HR questions? Are you really sure that you have what it takes to land that job? Join the fun as everyone in the audience learns how to interview like a rockstar! You will learn:

• How to really wow a recruiter in the first 10 seconds of a phone screen

• Why your choice of clothing can make or break your chances of success

• How to answer questions like “What kind of tree are you?” and why we ask

• How to brag but not boast and why you MUST learn these skills

• The topics to avoid at all costs during interview small talk

• How to close the deal at the end

Abby Kohut, who is known in the job search world as Absolutely Abby, is the President of Staffing Symphony, LLC and author of “Absolutely Abby’s 101 Job Search Secrets.” In the past 22 years, Abby held corporate recruiting positions in a variety of industries and is responsible for helping 10,000 people get hired. Her website AbsolutelyAbby.com, which was selected as one of the “Top 100 Websites for Your Career” by Forbes, teaches candidates secrets the Absolute truth about the job search process that other recruiters won’t tell you. AbsolutelyAbby.com was also mentioned on CNBC as one of three top websites for career changers. Abby is one of the “Top 100 Influential People Online” according to Fast Company Magazine and is known as “Ask Abby” on LinkedIn. She has provided job search tips on SiriusXM, Fox 5, NBC, CBS, ABC, Monster, Real Simple, The Ladders, Bloomberg Radio, and Forbes. Recently, CEOWORLD Magazine rated Abby “One of the Top 25 Women for your Job Search” and Business News Daily rated @Absolutely_Abby as “One of Top 10 Twitter Accounts Every Jobseeker Should Follow”. Since 2012, Abby has been on a mission to help one million job seekers and is currently driving & flying around the USA on a nationwide tour to accomplish that goal.

Check out our upcoming events in our Davie, FL – Broward County chapter!

Title: Check out our upcoming events in our Davie, FL – Broward County chapter!
Location: St. Bonaventure Church – Davie, FL
Link out: Click here
Start Date: 2018-01-22
End Date: 2018-04-22
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Description: Guys and gals,

This is the line up of Back on Track meetings for the next few weeks.

January 22 – Joe Cruz – “Are you a good fit?”

January 29 – Bianca Moreiras “Tools for Your Toolbox…Employable Traits”

February 5 – Abby Kohut “Interviewing like a Rockstar”

February 8th – Father Mario Beverati – “Keeping the faith in challenging times” (Thursday)

February 12 – Crafting an attractive online and on paper Resume (Presenter to be determined)

February 19 – How to use LinkedIn (Presenter to be determined)

February 26 – “Networking in person and through the internet” (Presenter to be determined)

March 5 – Team – Interview speed dating

March 12 – Heather Mahoney “Finding your passion”

April 22 – Homer Reid – 4 hour Networking and Career Workshop (Saturday!!)

 

PLEASE NOTE EVENTS MAY CHANGE AT ANY TIME SO PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE BELOW FOR ANY UPDATES.

http://c.stbonaventurechurch.com/min…/back_on_track_network/

Reinvent Yourself – Author C.L. Valens

Title: Reinvent Yourself – Author C.L. Valens
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-16
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: C.L. Valens is the author of the Domestic Violence Survivor Handbook. A survivor herself, C.L. will share with us from her own experience and how she became an author. Also, she has set up a business in the wellness industry. Not intended as a sales pitch, she will explain how one could go about becoming an entrepreneur in this industry.

Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.

Title: Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-02
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: During times of career transition, we have an opportunity to look at where we are and where we want to go with our professional and personal lives. Come hear Lionel Baugh, executive coach, share knowledge gleaned from decades in business and in coaching various individuals in their job searches, from networking to negotiating the offer. Lionel is British, educated in Ireland and graduated from Trinity College in Dublin. Lionel’s experience includes not only career coaching, but he has had an extensive career in international banking, teaching, conflict management, and rugby (yes, rugby).

Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.

Title: Career transitions – How to make a successful change to a new and rewarding career – Lionel Baugh.
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2018-01-02
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: During times of career transition, we have an opportunity to look at where we are and where we want to go with our professional and personal lives. Come hear Lionel Baugh, executive coach, share knowledge gleaned from decades in business and in coaching various individuals in their job searches, from networking to negotiating the offer. Lionel is British, educated in Ireland and graduated from Trinity College in Dublin. Lionel’s experience includes not only career coaching, but he has had an extensive career in international banking, teaching, conflict management, and rugby (yes, rugby).

Back on Track Year-End Gathering

Title: Back on Track Year-End Gathering
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2017-12-19
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: We will look back on the past year, look forward to 2018, and spend time together. This will be a pot luck gathering. If you have a favorite dish for the holidays, please bring it and share it. At a minimum bring yourself. As always, we will meet at 7:00 at Havighorst Lounge of the Coral Gables Congregational Church.

Practical Suggestions on how to Deal with Career Transition – Mike Keane

Title: Practical Suggestions on how to Deal with Career Transition – Mike Keane
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2017-12-05
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Mike has found himself in career transition more than once. He learned effective ways to streamline the job search, and to enjoy himself while doing it. In this presentation, Mike will discuss the following:
· Interviews – Mistakes people make, and how to set yourself apart from others

· Amusing stories of past interviews, and people Mike interviewed

· How much time should be spent weekly in job search activities

· What to do with your time while in transition

· Positive aspects of being in transition.

Three Ways to Develop an Entrepreneurial Mindset

Title: Three Ways to Develop an Entrepreneurial Mindset
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2017-11-21
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: Kathy Dolbow Doran is herself an entrepreneur, author of the book “Finding Your Niche Can be a Real Bitch,” as well as the 50PlusReinvented blog site, for those over 50 who embark on new career choices. She has presented at Back on Meetings and conducted workshops on how to think like an entrepreneur.

Come hear Kathy talk about the entrepreneurial mindset, which she tells us is much more than starting a business. It is learning how to chase your passions, and how to think outside of the box!

How to handle career transition blues – Befriending the depression in order to overcome it – Piero Falci

Title: How to handle career transition blues – Befriending the depression in order to overcome it – Piero Falci
Location: Coral Gables Congregational Church
Date: 2017-11-07
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Description: In Tuesday’s meeting we will look at how we respond to pain. Fight it? Push it away? Get angry at it? Or do we accept it as a visitor and learn from it? We will explore ways to deal with pain as a visitor, and how we might be able to enhance the qualities of our lives, rather than let pain overcome us.

Piero Falci is a Management Consultant with DAPA Training Coaching Consulting Services. He facilitates courses, seminars, and retreats on mindfulness, active parenting, leadership, and diversity. Piero has been actively involved with Back on Track since its inception.