The Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky (UK) Alumni Association, and UK Human Resources Staff Career Development are pleased to announce the Fall 2018 Central Kentucky Job Club schedule.
The purpose of Job Club is to provide a positive environment for motivated job seekers to meet, connect, share and learn. The free group is open to the public and meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month, from 9:00–10:15 a.m. at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office, 1140 Harry Sykes Way (formerly Red Mile Place), Lexington, KY. Business attire is encouraged. Convenient, free parking is available.
Job Club is for you if you are a motivated professional and currently out of work, underemployed or looking to make a career transition. In addition, recruiters and employers are always welcome and introduced to Job Club attendees.
For more information, call the UK Alumni Association at 859-257-8905, the Fayette Cooperative Extension office at 859-257-5582, or the UK Staff Career Development Office at 859-257-9416. Additional information including testimonials from former Job Club participants can be viewed at: www.ukalumni.net/jobclub.
Job Club Meeting Schedule:
September 11: Job Search Strategies that Work – Presented by Caroline Francis, CCC, BCC, CCSP, UK
Alumni Career Services
September 25: The Bluegrass Economy: Where We Are and Where We’re Going – Presented by Ryan
Kaffenberger, Research Director, Economic Development Commerce Lexington
October 9: How to Write the Perfect Resume and Cover Letter – Presented by Lisa James, Division
Director at Robert Half
October 23: Preparing for Your Next Interview – Presented by Caroline Francis, CCC, BCC, CCSP, UK
Alumni Career Services *Free resume critiques immediately following Job Club for attendees
November 13: Building a Career on Your Strengths – Presented by Michelle Jones, UK Training Specialist
November 27: Working on Mysteries Without Many Clues: Networking to Find Your Place – Presented
by Dwayne Buckles, Business Development Consultant
December 11: Optimizing LinkedIn for Your Job Search: LinkedIn is Changing! – Presented by Michael
Gililland, Not Average Media, Co-Found & Development Partner