Webinars

 

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Webinars include a 40-min presentation and 10 min of Q&A. For DC or Boston metro area job seekers, we will have an additional 10 min of networking time in small breakout rooms with our staff. Come learn, connect with us, and network with fellow job seekers. 

Friday meetups are focused on networking with FlexProfessionals staff and fellow job seekers, and include a brief, 15-minute presentation about how we work with candidates during their job search process.

FRIDAY MEETUP: NETWORKING AND Q&A WITH FLEXPROFESSIONALS

Are you new to FlexProfessionals and live in the DC or Boston metro area? Do you have questions about how we work or in general about your job search? Join us at a Friday Meetup, which we hold once a month. Our staff will be there to tell you about how we work, answer your questions, and meet by video so we can learn more about you and your job search.

Free event but registration is required and limited to 20 attendees.

Date: Friday, October 7, 2022
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location: Online via Zoom
Cost:  FREE but registration is required and limited to 20 attendees.

RETURN TO WORK WITH CONFIDENCE AND CLARITY AFTER A CAREER BREAK

Whether you are strategizing about how to get back to work or concerned about maintaining your professional identity while on career break, this info-packed session is for you! You will leave this webinar energized, motivated, and confident to begin (or plan for) your successful return to work.

Date: Thursday 9/22/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location: Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost:  FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

CREATE A COMPELLING AND CONCISE RESUME - FOR RETURNERS AND CAREER PIVOTERS

There is nothing worse than feeling like your resume is going down a black hole. We will share a wealth of resume best practices, designed with returners and career pivoters in mind, that will help you catch the attention of a hiring manager. This webinar breaks down the resume development process step by step and is the perfect refresher course whether you are revising a dusty resume or starting from scratch.

Date: Thursday, 10/6/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location:  Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost: FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

TOP LINKEDIN TIPS FOR JOB SEEKERS

Having a complete and current LinkedIn profile is critical to a successful job search. Equally important is knowing how to effectively engage on the LinkedIn platform. Why? Today’s recruiters use LinkedIn as their primary source for finding candidates for open jobs. This webinar will teach you how to best use LinkedIn for job searching and career growth.

Date: Thursday 10/13/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location:  Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost: FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

NETWORKING: UNCOVER THE HIDDEN JOB MARKET

Data shows that most jobs are found through networking. So why do most job seekers spend countless unproductive hours behind their phones and laptops applying for jobs? The answer is that they fail to recognize the critical role that networking plays in a successful job search. Attend this webinar to change the way you job search and land a job you love!

Date: Thursday, 10/20/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location:  Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost: FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

INTERVIEW WITH PURPOSE AND COMMUNICATE YOUR VALUE

A resume may get you the interview, but the interview gets you the job. Join us for interview tips and best practices for getting clear on your value and communicating it, along with your career goals, with confidence during an interview.

Date: Thursday 10/27/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location:  Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost: FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

STRATEGIES FOR CAREER TRANSITION

Career transitions can be challenging in the best of times. Add a layer of economic uncertainty, and they can feel overwhelming. If you find yourself considering a career transition – whether chosen or by circumstance – there are concrete steps you can take to successfully land a job in a new field or industry.

Date: Thursday 11/10/22
Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Location:  Online with Recording of Webinar/Q&A
Cost: FREE. Space is limited, and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.