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Career Transition Institute: Upcoming Events For the Public

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Location for Monday Morning Speakers: 

North Broadway United Methodist Church
48 E North Broadway, Room 111
Columbus, OH 4321

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How I Got a Great Paying Job in 90 Days

Monday, February 19 at 9:30 a.m. 

The job market remains tough, but now is still an ideal time to find a job. However, the rules of finding a good job have changed dramatically. Traditional job hunt methods rarely work in today’s fast-paced world. Taking an entirely new approach to job-hunting, Cynthia Kincaid was able to find a great job in a matter of weeks. In her presentation, she will share powerful concepts to get you employed faster. Some of her points include:
  • How to approach a company, whether they have a job opportunity or not
  • Why it’s better to search for a job on heavy ground instead of deadly ground
  • What you can do to make hiring managers sit up and take notice of your credentials
Cynthia Kincaid is an experienced senior marketing and communications executive with a proven track record ofdriving revenue and growing market share.  Her strategic marketing, media relations and communications management and consulting expertise have been with Fortune 500 corporations, healthcare and financial services organizations, and nonprofits. Her specific areas of leadership expertise include strategic planning, insightful problem solving and compelling storytelling.

Get Started and Never Stop – basic networking for beginners. 1 hour Free to members; $15 for non-members

LinkedIn: Ask the Expert
Ask any question of Katie Swinehart with the Social Media Project. It doesn’t matter how basic or advanced the questions are. 2 hours Free to members; $25 for non-members

LinkedIn: Profile Review
A great opportunity to have an expert bring up your profile on the screen and make suggestions on how to improve it. If you don’t have a profile, feel free to come and listen. 2 hours Free to members; $25 for non-members

Resume Boot Camp
A great opportunity to have an expert look over your resume and make suggestions. Bring your resume on a flash drive and paper copies for other participants. Sharon Hamersley, The Resume Coach, is the facilitator. 2 hours Free to members; $25 for non-members

Company Research Step-by-Step
How to do research online. Steve Ulrich, Your Complete Web Presence, also sends you more information after the class. 2 hours Free to members; $25 for non-members

Click on the Training Schedule tab above for dates and times.

Non-members and members must register at least 24 hours before the course. To do so, please call the Career Transition Office at 614.297.0040 or