Step Five – Performing

Step Five – Performing

Step Five – Performing Once you have assessed yourself, explored your options, developed skills and marketed yourself well enough to GET the job, you then have to KEEP the job!  Here are some resources to help with that:   Basic Needs (housing, transportation, food, childcare, etc.) NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service providedRead more about Step Five – Performing[…]

Step Four – Marketing Yourself

Step Four – Marketing Yourself

Step Four – Marketing Yourself Once you have identified your career goals, developed skills and earned credentials , it’s time to “sell” yourself. All that work doesn’t help you if you don’t market yourself well. Check out these important things to consider when marketing yourself, along with resources to help you through. Career Advising HavingRead more about Step Four – Marketing Yourself[…]

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills Now that you’ve assessed your interests and personality and explored options for careers it’s time to develop your skills.  Here are some resources to help with that! 1. Community Colleges Community Colleges in our region offer opportunities for degrees, diplomas, certificates, apprenticeships, internships and more!  Each college has different offeringsRead more about Step Three – Developing Skills[…]

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills Now that you’ve assessed your interests and personality and explored options for careers it’s time to develop your skills.  Here are some resources to help with that! 1. Community Colleges Community Colleges in our region offer opportunities for degrees, diplomas, certificates, apprenticeships, internships and more!  Each college has different offeringsRead more about Step Three – Developing Skills[…]

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills

Step Three – Developing Skills Now that you’ve assessed your interests and personality and explored options for careers it’s time to develop your skills.  Here are some resources to help with that! 1. Community Colleges Community Colleges in our region offer opportunities for degrees, diplomas, certificates, apprenticeships, internships and more!  Each college has different offeringsRead more about Step Three – Developing Skills[…]

Step Two – Exploring Options

Step Two – Exploring Options

Step Two – Exploring Options Once you have a good idea of your interests, abilities, skills and needs, the next step is to explore options based on what you’ve learned.  There are many great websites and local resources that can help you explore. Here are a few: 1. Traitify Hopefully you’ve already completed the personalityRead more about Step Two – Exploring Options[…]

Step Two – Exploring Options

Step Two – Exploring Options

Step Two – Exploring Options Once you have a good idea of your interests, abilities, skills and needs, the next step is to explore options based on what you’ve learned.  There are many great websites and local resources that can help you explore. Here are a few: 1. Traitify Hopefully you’ve already completed the personalityRead more about Step Two – Exploring Options[…]

Step Two- Exploring Options

Step Two- Exploring Options

Step Two – Exploring Options Once you have a good idea of your interests, abilities, skills and needs, the next step is to explore options based on what you’ve learned.  There are many great websites and local resources that can help you explore. Here are a few: 1. Traitify Hopefully you’ve already completed the personalityRead more about Step Two- Exploring Options[…]

Step One: Assessing Self

Step One: Assessing Self

Consider that a person may be a lifelong job seeker or desire continuous advancement. An optimum time to reflect on future employment plans is in middle school (commonly grades 6-8) where students explore options and devise plans to reach employment and lifestyle goals. High school is a time to refine employment options, re-evaluate plans, andRead more about Step One: Assessing Self[…]