Consulting

Workshops

JWS Group provides an extensive library of workshops available in online or instructor led formats.

 

Some of our most popular workshops include:

BUILD YOUR RESUME WITH A CORPORATE RECRUITER

How do you write a resume that will get corporate recruiters to notice you? Have you ever wondered what really happens to your resume after you submit it online? In this course participants will leave with a new resume customized to the type of position(s) they want. You will learn:

  • Why format is as important as content
  • How to navigate on the online application process
  • When to use a cover letter
  • How to create a LinkedIn profile that generates recruiter in-mails

CAREER COMPASS – FIND YOURSELF, FIND YOUR CAREER PATH

Do you find yourself searching without direction? Are you dissatisfied with your current job but have no idea what you want to do next? Come and learn how to identify your strengths and passion areas. You will learn:

  • Your key motivators, strengths and weaknesses
  • Types of positions that fit your current and future skill set
  • Time distribution and other fun rankings
  • Creating your plan and timeline

INTERVIEWING TO SHINE

Behavioral, motivational and technical interviews – plus those odd “if you were an animal what animal would you be” questions. How do you not only survive the interview but land the job? What you will learn:

  • Phone interviews = what’s my goal?
  • Preparing for Behavioral and Motivational based interviews
  • In-person interviews
    • Panel interviews
    • Traveling for interviews
    • Interview timelines
    • Psychological assessments
  • Trends in hiring and how that impacts interviews

 GROW AND POSITION YOUR CAREER INTERNALLY

Stuck in a rut? Believe you should be promoted but you keep getting passed over or worse you aren’t even getting an invitation to apply? Not sure where to go for help or guidance in your organization. We have a plan for that. You will learn:

  • How to network and conduct proper job shadowing
  • Develop a career progression plan to making each new step go smoothly
  • Create a business case document to position yourself for the next promotion

 THE INS AND OUTS OF STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS – ONE ENTREPRENUERS STORY

Have you been thinking about starting your own business but you’re not sure you want to take the leap? Have friends or colleagues suggested you sell your specialized skill, product or service? We will take a practical and honest look about making your dream a reality.

  • Creating a new career or a lifestyle business in the gig economy
  • Operations 101
  • Business development – the joys and sorrows