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 2019 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 10: Lexington’s Economic Update – Presented by Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton September 24: A Crash Course in Job Search Strategies – Presented by Diane Kohler, MA, CCMC, Manager, UK Human Resources Career Development, Caroline Francis, Ed.S., CCC, BCC, CCSP, Director of UK Alumni Career Services & Amanda Schagane, MSEd, CCC, CCSCC, Associate Director, UK Alumni Career Services *Free professional headshot photos immediately following Job Club for attendees. October 8: Target Your Resume – Presented by Caroline Francis, Ed.S., CCC, BCC, CCSP, Director of UK Alumni Career Services & Amanda Schagane, MSEd, CCC, CCSCC, Associate Director, UK Alumni Career Services October 22: Building a Foundation for Success: How to Ace Your Interview – Presented by April Spellman, Corporate Recruiter, Gray Construction *Free resume critiques immediately following Job Club for attendees. November 12: Writing Your Way to Your Next Opportunity – Presented by Amanda Lawrence, PhD, Lecturer/Course Coordinator, UK Instructional Communication and Research November 26: Finding Employment after 50 – Presented by Diane Kohler, MA, CCMC, Manager, UK Human Resources Career Development December 10: Keeping Your Sense of Humor in the Ups and Downs of a Job Search – Presented by Mike Nichols, PhD, Licensed Psychologist and Retired Professor of Psychology