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Employment Empowerment Class (EEC)

Financial & Employment Services
Monday
Monday, July 8, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This three-week course can help you gain the confidence, tools and focus you need to get the job you want.

The following courses and workshops are included:

  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator: Gain a better understanding of your natural skills and personality type, and explore how this relates to your career.
  • Networking: 60 to 80 percent of jobs are found through networking. Learn ways to use this powerful tool.
  • Applications: It's not just about dotting the “I” and crossing the “T”.
  • Resumes: This powerful tool can get you the interview you want.
  • Cover Letters: This under-used tool can help you stand out and get the interview you want.
  • Job Search: Find the opportunities and the jobs you want. Did you know they are everywhere?
  • Interview Preparation: Learn how to overcome nerves and best show employers what you have to offer.
  • Mock Interview Practice: Complete an individual interview with a professional who will offer honest feedback and encouragement.
  • Thank You Letters: Tips for sending a great thank you letter or email following an interview.
  • Job Satisfaction: Learn how to excel at your new job and work toward raises and promotions.

Workshops included in the program:

  • Dealing with Overwhelm: Learn how to effectively resolve overwhelm and keep focused on what's important.
  • Defining Personal Success: Define what success means to you and your future.
  • Defining Personal Values: Discover your values and what they mean to you as an individual.
  • Defining Personal Goals: Learn how to create and maintain progress on your goals — big and small.
  • Self-Esteem and Confidence Building: Let go of self-doubt and build confidence in your life.

Upcoming 2019 class dates:

  • July 8-26
  • August 5-23
  • September 9-27
  • October 7-25
  • November 4-22
  • December 2-20

EEC classes take place Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon.

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Location

Center for Changing Lives
Training and Education Center (TEC)
2400 Park Avenue South
2nd floor
Minneapolis, MN 55404