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HOW TO KEEP A JOB

In this session, participants will discuss characteristics that employers expect employees to have and positive behaviors on the job.

TOMORROW’S JOBS

Knowing what types of jobs are projected to grow helps participants prepare for the future.

Project Management

This session will present an overview of the project management discipline and will allow Explorers to participate in a project management case study.

JOB INTERVIEWS

Participants take part in a mock interview and then discuss the questions and answers, and the message appearance sends to a prospective employer.

CONDUCTING A JOB SEARCH

Participants will conduct a job search using a professional search website. Explorers will examine how their professional interests factor into the skills and qualities associated with jobs they may wish to pursue.

RESUME WRITING

Having a resume is the first step toward getting a job. This session provides an introduction to writing a resume.

ONLINE PRESENCE PART 1: CURRENT PERCEPTION

A young person’s online presence can be a professional strength or a disaster that may be difficult to overcome. This session examines how the group members are currently being perceived on social media sites and online.

ONLINE PRESENCE PART 2: BUILDING A BRAND

Your online presence is a method to convey to the world what you want to be known for. Use social media and an online presence to promote your personal brand and share with others your interest and expertise.

DRESS FOR SUCCESS

Knowing the appropriate clothing for the job will help you “dress for success.”

Setting Priorities: What’s Important to You?

Getting the most out of your day is an art. Knowing what is important to you and being aware of time robbers can make a big difference in what you achieve in your day.