Workshop Style…offered multiple times throughout the semester!
Date: October 25 (Thursday)
Room: 3501 Peel Street, Montreal (Main Floor)
Course Description: Your resume is a key tool when applying for jobs and seeking the next step in your career development. It speaks on your behalf, and must convey the right message, while being aligned to your audience expectations. It is a major influencer in your job search success, which requires both quality content and sharp presentation. Let’s talk about how to align your resume to your career goals.
About the Instructor: Jessica Gohier is a resume expert, freelance writer, entrepreneur and facilitator of career objectives. She founded Profilia CV in 2008, growing her organization to offer resume writing services to professionals across all industries and seniority levels. In addition to her 10+ years of valuable experience interviewing job seekers to write their documents, her qualifications include an undergraduate degree in Applied Human Sciences from Concordia University and a Project Management certification from McGill University. Prior to launching Profilia, she also accumulated 15+ years of professional experience in the pharma, auto, retail, healthcare and beauty industries.
Her super power is helping others see themselves through a renewed light, highlighting relevant skills & expertise in a way they may not have yet considered. Ultimately, her own career passion is marketing people based on their own aspirations and career objectives. Wordsmith with a vision, she paints accurate yet impressive pictures, which match potential employees with employers!
Through her passion for helping people and encouraging their personal development, she has established herself as a trusted reference in terms of resume development and professional advice. In addition to writing for individual clients and organizations, her work is also featured on Monster.ca and Jobillico.com, highly reputable references in terms of online job search and career advice.
Materials Required: Laptop or Tablet.
Suggested Materials: Existing version of resume (paper or electronic) and sample job postings of interest.
Required Knowledge: There are no specific requirements to take part in this course. Ideally, participants have an existing version of their resume, and will bring it with them to the workshop. For an optimal experience, participants should also be able to verbalize their job search objectives & target market.REGISTER