[NFBWATlk] Job Seeker Seminar at the NFBW State Convention

Kristina Colcock tishgifts at gmail.com
Wed Oct 23 05:12:59 UTC 2019

Fello Federationists,

Be sure to share this with friends, family and colleagues who are
interested in improving their resumes, interviewing skills and career
search opportunities.

Job Seeker Seminar
Friday, November 1, 2019
10:00am – 1:00pm

Meaningful employment offers confidence, purpose and financial
security. Join us on Friday morning as we discuss the foundations,
techniques and attitudes that lead to successful employment and
fulfilling careers. Learn about the importance of good blindness
skills and self-advocacy. Consider the benefits of owning your own
business and how that is possible through the BEP. Educate yourself
regarding successful resumes, their key words and how to get them in
front of the right people. Hear from other blind professionals who
will share their experiences, hurdles and how they overcame them.
Participate in mock interviews and receive immediate feedback so you
can ace your next interview! Bring your resumes with you to have them
critiqued !

Pam Allen
Director of the Louisiana Center for the Blind
1st VP of the National Federation of the Blind

Jim Hemmen
BEP Manager at Department of Services for the Blind

Jeanette Silva
Resume Writer/ Interview Coach

Carla McQuillan
Executive Director, Main Street Montessori Association
President, National Federation of the Blind of Oregon

We will also have a panal of four to five individuals for a discussion
on current topics. Bring your questions and participate in the

See you at the convention on Friday!

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