November 14, 2019, Thursday
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
11 Park Place, Suite 701
New York, NY 10007
Please note this training is only open for enrollment by staff in programs currently contracted by the New York City Department of Youth & Community Development (NYC DYCD). If your program is not a contracted DYCD provider, you will be unable to participate in this session. If you are not a DYCD provider and are interested in this training, please contact Saki Mori at firstname.lastname@example.org or 646-278-5685.
This interactive full day training will introduce participants to the core elements of career coaching. The session will provide an overview of the first steps to preparing individuals for successful career paths that lead to self-sufficiency, as well as offer new techniques to effectively coach job seekers through the employment continuum and reduce obstacles encountered during the job search process. Participants will also learn new skills to increase their understanding of how to use labor market information to guide the job seeker in identifying viable career options across different sectors.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Use skills assessments, goal setting, and positive thinking techniques with job seekers;
- Hone an effective 60 second self-marketing pitch; and
- Develop résumés that impress employers.
Sabeen Pirani, Director of Training, WPTI