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October 2019 CRASH COURSE at Mount Paran Church

Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 1:00 AM


CROSSROADS “CRASH” COURSE FOR CAREER TRANSITION   What you learn in these 7 sessions could change your life!    Step by step, this class will help guide you how to find a job if you are unemployed or anticipating a career transition. Our Crossroads "Crash" Course for Career Transition is based upon Crossroads Career Network's "Seven Steps Workbook”  (www.crossroadscareer.org). We call it the “Crash Course” because it is an intense version of a class often taught over 7-14 weeks.    Here's our schedule for this month's class:      DATE DAY BEGIN END TOPIC OCT 15 TUES 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Attitude: Intro/Reaching to What Lies Ahead OCT 17 THUR 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Aptitude: Discover/Develop Your Strengths OCT 19 SAT 9:00 AM Noon Altitude:  Your Brand/Resumes for Results OCT 22 TUES 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Searching: Networking/Finding Jobs/Careers OCT 24 THUR 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Sorting: WOW-ing Interviewers OCT 26 SAT 9:00 AM Noon Workshop: Mock Interviews/Resume Feedback OCT 29 TUES 6:00 PM 9:00 PM Selecting: Negotiating Offers/Linkedin    For more information about the Crash Course, visit our website.   The Crash Course consists of 7 sessions conducted over 2-1/2 weeks. Please plan to attend ALL sessions as the class is cumulative and missing one session can put you seriously behind. Topics covered during the seven sessions include:    Building a Positive Attitude Discovering Your Gifts, Passions and Calling Developing Your Brand and Writing Resumes for Results Methods for Finding Opportunities Having Engaging Interviews Evaluating and Negotiating Offers Using Social Media   As part of this course, you will also: Take an online career assessment Get a personalized resume review Have a realistic mock interview with a hiring professional Share ideas and opportunities with others in career transition   LOCATION   This month’s class will be hosted by Mount Paran Church, located at 2055 Mount Paran Road, Atlanta GA 30327.  You can reach Mount Paran Church by taking the Mount Paran Road exit off of I-75, or from Northside Parkway.  The class will be in the Walker Center, second floor, Room 202.  For easiest access, park on Level 2 of the parking deck.    WHO TEACHES THIS CLASS?   We have assembled a team of expert facilitators -- leaders in career ministry programs at area churches, all experienced both in business and in helping others learn effective ways to search for new career opportunities! Our team has been in career transition and  understands the challenges you are facing.  You will find more information about our Crash Course all-volunteer team on our website HERE.   The course tuition covers our direct costs of offering this program (online career assessments, printed materials, credit card processing) and supports our scholarship program. Our volunteers are not compensated, and facilities are provided by our sponsoring church. No one profits but you!   IMPORTANT CLASS PREPARATION NOTES: Attendance at ALL 7 sessions is required, this is not a "drop-in" class Several hours of outside preparation will be needed for most of the sessions  Outside requirements will require use of a computer with internet access  Register only if you agree to complete the outside work and attend all sessions . WHO CAN ATTEND?   This class is open to EVERYONE. While there is an emphasis on Christian beliefs in our class, you will benefit from this class regardless of your faith.  You do not have to be a member of any church to attend. You are always welcome to attend the career ministry programs and all activities at any of our churches.   If this month's class is full, add your name to the waitlist. We'll let you know if we can accommodate you and if not, you will receive information on future classes.   A limited number of partial scholarships area available for those who could not otherwise attend this class. Email registrar@atlantacrossroads.org and we will reply with a form to request tuition assistance based upon your ability to pay.   HOW DO I REGISTER?  

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