Career BridgeBuilders

Career BridgeBuilders formed in response to the challenging economic times that we are experiencing. We help connect those in career transition to community business leaders, other professionals, and provide workshops designed to help build job search skills.

Our members are business professionals, executives and new graduates who seek to exchange ideas and network. For employers, Career BridgeBuilders offers an opportunity to connect with talented, qualified people who also share common Christian values.

Workshops

These workshops are designed to help job seekers meet the demands of a competitive job market. Subjects covered:

  • Putting your career into focus - setting your personal priorities
  • How to build a personal plan
  • Developing effective job search strategies
  • Writing a resume that will get the attention of the hiring manager
  • Understanding how to negotiate and evaluate job offers
  • Leveraging your personal strengths
  • Developing strategies for interviewing
  • Affecting the art of networking

Speaker Events - Leaders in the business and academic community are featured and cover topics ranging from financial trends, new technologies, Social Networking, and job transition strategies.

Workshops

RSVP for Workshops to Andrea Connolly, by text: 310-779-6099 or to 

Celebrating Work
Date:  Thursday September 1     
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
During this important session we will discuss the nobility of work and the important role that it plays in our life, in our personal development, and to the well-being our our families and in our communities.  

Resume Essentials Workshop I 
Date:  Thursday September 8     
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
In a competitive environment, it’s important to stand out. Learn the fundamentals of a compelling resume and how to develop your brand, and showcases the essence of who you are.

Resume Essentials Workshop II 
Date:  Thursday September 15     
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Learn the fundamentals of a compelling resume and how to develop your brand, and showcases the essence of who you are. During this session we will review resume examples and provide feedback. 

LinkedIn Unleashed with Katie Thorton
Date:  Thursday September 22         
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Energize your career and your online brand by establishing a profile on LinkedIn. This session will outline the fundamental of this important networking and job search platform.

Career BridgeBuilders Meet-up
Date:  Thursday September 29     
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am     
Whether you are considering a career change or in the middle of a job search, launch your search with Career BridgeBuilders. Participants will network, discuss challenges, share best practices to energize your search.

Developing Your Elevator Speech with Murphy Witherspoon
Date:  Thursday October 6        
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Career BridgeBuilders welcomes Murphy Witherspoon. Murphy will provide a practical approach to developing your elevator speech. Learn how to develop awareness of yourself and your career direction and how to form your introduction.    

Career BridgeBuilders Meet-up
Date:  Thursday October 13     
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am     
Whether you are considering a career change or in the middle of a job search, launch your search with Career BridgeBuilders. Participants will network, discuss challenges, share best practices to energize your search.

For More Info, contact Andrea Connolly at 
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