Career Services

01March

Career Services Taking the Show on the Road

Employment Workshop Series going to Norcross Cooperative Ministries in March


JF&CS Career Services is taking the show on the road in March! Learn effective techniques from highly qualified Job Search Specialists.

MARCH 7, 2017 - JOB SEARCH TECHNIQUES 
Have you been submitting resume after resume into the bottomless pit of online portals? Come learn how to stage an effective job search. It’s more than applying for jobs on the Internet!

MARCH 21, 2017 – RESUME DEVELOPMENT
Have you heard that you should tailor your resume to each job? Come learn how to create a fluid resume that can catch the eye of a hiring manager.

APRIL 4, 2017 – INTERVIEWING SKILLS
So you've landed the interview...now what? Learn techniques and information to ace your next interview. 

Reserve your seat by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 770.263.8268

Light refreshments will be served. Gas cards will be given to all participants who arrive ON TIME and stay for the entire session.

Want 1:1 help with job search, resume development, or interview skills? Visit our careers page or email one of our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Posted in Career Services

03August

Ace Your Phone Interview

Almost every interview process will begin with a phone interview. This can seem easier than the in-person interview, but it is JUST as important. A phone interview is a first impression situation, and your invitation for the in-person interview depends on the outcome.

So let’s go over some ways to ensure you ace that first step and move on to the second.

Written by Mandy Wright, Posted in Career Services

06July

Finding Her Balance

Finding Her Balance
Sometimes things just fall into place, even when it seems like they’re falling apart. When Gloria White walked into JF&CS in January 2015, she was “a wreck, a ball of anxiety.” You wouldn’t know it now.

Gloria had been a carefree college student living on her own, “a millennial going out and having fun all the time.” Then her mom, who had been sick, needed to have a leg amputated. Gloria moved back home.

Written by Sheri Panovka, Posted in Aviv Older Adult Services, Career Services

08June

Are you making these common resume mistakes?

Are you making these common resume mistakes?
Writing the perfect resume can feel like being on a quest to capture a unicorn (but likely there is far more fun involved with that). It is not easy, and it is likely not your activity of choice in your free time. Here are five common mistakes we see on resumes that drive recruiters and hiring mangers crazy and be sure to avoid them.

Written by Mandy Wright, Posted in Career Services

08December

Starting on the gPATH to your career

Starting on the gPATH to your career

Many college graduates leave school hoping to land a great job. But before spending months sending hundreds of resumes into cyberspace, they need to ask themselves some questions, and they need to prepare. Obviously, they need to gure out what they want to do and which kind of job is right for them. But where to start? 

Written by Sheri Panovka, Posted in Career Services

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