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 Spring 2018 Workshops

All workshops are held in Manzanita Multi-purpose Room unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 588-5109. 

JANUARY

Wednesday
January 17th
1:00 - 2:00

Getting Involved: Looking for ways to get involved at Columbia College?  Want to make a difference on campus? Come find out ways you can make a mark.

Instructor:

Doralyn Foletti

Friday
January 26th
10:30 - 11:30

Money Matters: Money matters to all of us! Learn customized budgeting basics, transfer savings planning and how to emotionally navigate financial planning for your future.

Instructor:

Anneka Rogers Whitmer

Tuesday
January 30th
1:00 - 2:00

Myers -Briggs Personality Assessment: Want to find  the perfect career; ways to better communicate and create stronger relationships? The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment can provide you with insight  to assist in each of these areas. Don’t miss your chance; this is the only time this workshop will be offered!

Pre-registration is required and enrollment is limited to 12 students. Sign-ups are taken at the Special Programs window.

Instructor:

Matt Fox

FEBRUARY

Tuesday
February 6th
1:00 - 2:00

Strong Interest Inventory: Looking for the perfect career? This assessment will provide you with insight into your interests and how they can lead to employment you will be passionate about.

Pre-registration required. Enrollment is limited to 12 students.  Sign-up at the Special Programs window.

Instructor:

Matt Fox

Wednesday
February 7th
1:00 - 2:00

Entrepreneurship 101: Thinking about starting your own business?  DON’T miss this workshop. Learn the good, the bad and the ugly about starting your own business. 

Instructor:

Ida Ponder

Thursday
February 8th
1:00 - 2:00

Entrepreneurship 101: Thinking about starting your own business?  DON’T miss this workshop. Learn the good, the bad and the ugly about starting your own business. 

Instructor:

Ida Ponder

Tuesday
February 13th
1:00 - 2:00

Vault Training: Want to know the most direct path to your future?  Vault.com, available to all Columbia College students, provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s like to work within an industry/career and how to position yourself to launch and build the career you want.

Instructor:

Matt Wohl

Wednesday
February 14th
11:00 - 1:00
(MCR)

Movies for Mental Health: Come relax, have a bit to eat, watch short films and chat with your fellow students, staff, faculty and administrators.

(Manzanita Conference Room)

Instructor:

Tamara Oxford

Tuesday
February 20th
12:00 - 2:00

MACT Health Board Forum: Interested in part-time employment and job training opportunities with a local health care provider? DON’T miss your chance to get more information on opportunities in IT, Business, Customer Service, Human Resources, etc.

 

Thursday
February 22nd
4:00 - 5:00

Application Tips and Tricks: Come learn how to most effectively represent yourself on employer applications.

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Tuesday
February 27th
1:00 - 2:00

Application Tips and Tricks: Come learn how to most effectively represent yourself on employer applications.

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Wednesday
February 28th
4:00 - 5:00

Vault Training: Want to know the most direct path to your future?  Vault.com, available to all Columbia College students, provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s like to work within an industry/career and how to position yourself to launch and build the career you want.

Instructor:

Matt Wohl

MARCH

TBD

Federal Applications: Want to apply for positions with the federal government but don’t know the process?  Come get the scoop from a federal employee, as they walk you through the process.

Instructor:

TBD

Wednesday
March 7th
1:00 - 2:00

Strong Interest Inventory: Looking for the perfect career? This assessment will provide you with insight into your interests and how they can lead to employment you will be passionate about.

Pre-registration is required and enrollment is limited to 12 students.Sign-ups are taken at the Special Programs window.

Instructor:

Matt Fox

Thursday
March 8th
12:00 - 1:00
(CTC)

State Applications: Confused by the State of California’s hiring process? Come to the Career Transfer Center to hear tips and techniques of how to navigate the state system, from an expert.

(Career Transfer Center)

Instructor:

Josh Fitzwater

Associate Government Program Analyst (CDCR)

Friday
March 9th
10:30 - 11:30

Money Matters:  Money matters to all of us! Learn customized budgeting basics, transfer savings planning and how to emotionally navigate financial planning for your future.

Instructor:

Anneka Rogers Whitmer

Wednesday
March 14th
1:00 - 2:00
(CTC)

Resume 101: Want to apply for a job but don’t know what to put on your resume or how to format it? Come to the Career Transfer Center and get some tips and tricks to create an effective resume.

(Career Transfer Center)

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Thursday
March 15th
4:00 - 5:00

Resume 101: Want to apply for a job but don’t know what to put on your resume or how to format it? Come get some tips and tricks to create an effective resume.

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Tuesday
March 20th
1:00 - 2:00

Effective Interviewing: Intimidated by interviewing? Stop by and learn helpful tips on interview preparation and how to answer common questions.

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Wednesday
March 21st
ALL DAY

INTERVIEW CLOTHING SWAP: Stop by the Lakeside Café tent to see if you can pickup interview appropriate clothing for free.  Got something you can donate?  Please bring it.

(Lakeside Café Tent)

 

Wednesday
March 21st
11:30 - 12:30

Interview On A Budget: Not sure if the clothes you have chosen are appropriate for an interview, come to a workshop which will discuss what IS appropriate.  Clothing Swap clothes will be used for this interactive workshop.

Instructor:

Jill Olson

Mar. 26- 29
11:30 - 1:30
Tamarack Hall

Resume Review:  Not sure your resume will get you an interview? Would you like a professional to review it and give you feedback? Stop by Tamarack Hall where human resource managers, employers and career professionals will be available.

 

Tuesday
March 27th
10:00 - 11:00

De-Stressing Your Job Search: Come learn tips on how to stay calm, cool and collected during your job search. (Psst ...tips could work for finals week too!)

Instructor:

Tamara Oxford

APRIL

 

 

Friday,  April 6 from 11:00 - 4:00

Spring 2018 Job & Career Fair

Oak Pavilion

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