Workshops

Resumes that Get Results & Compelling LinkedIn Profiles

Lower Mainland, BC

Joanne Loberg, Career Consultant & Certified Executive Coach from JL Careers leads this interactive two part session:

Part 1:  Resumes that Get Results

A compelling resume highlights your unique career brand which differentiates you from other job search candidates through highlighting your skills and key accomplishments.  Learn from a Professional Resume Writer what you need to do to develop an accomplishment-based resume that grabs recruiters’ attention and lands interviews.   Learn how to build a highly effective resume, including how to market your skills and experience to meet hiring managers’ needs. Discover how to:

  • Format a resume that grabs the recruiter’s / hiring manager’s attention
  • Develop Powerful Work Experience Statements
  • Build Accomplishment Bullets which promote your skills
  • Create a Career Profile which targets the recruiter’s needs
  • Match your resume to the key skills and experience the position requires
  • Optional Bonus: You will have the opportunity to have your resume reviewed and critiqued during one of your small group exercises 

Part 2:  Compelling LinkedIn Profiles 
 

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network and it’s where you want to be to raise your profile, build your network, and grab clients’ and head hunters’ attention.  During this session you will learn how Maximize your LinkedIn Profile: 
 

  • Create a compelling Headline
  • Showcase your expertise in the Summary section
  • Differentiate yourself in the Experience section
  • Leverage your LinkedIn Profile using endorsements, recommendations, groups and more to grab clients’ and recruiters’ interest. 

Joanne Loberg, our Lead Career Coach, presents these highly engaging and resource-rich sessions that provide invaluable insights and new career management tactics and tools.  Joanne is a Certified Executive Coach and an Internationally Certified Career Management Professional, and is highly skilled in helping her clients build rewarding careers.  She has been referred to as “an absolute expert at navigating the complex territory of career advancement”. 

To book this workshop for your organization, professional assoication or alumni association, contact us at info@jlcareers.com or 604.738.6599.  We look forward to hearing from you! 

Land The Job You Really Want Using Compelling Career Branding Statements & Information Interviews

Vancouver, BC

Position yourself for success by crafting a compelling Career Branding Statement and tap into Information Interviews to get face time with hiring managers you want to work for. This hands-on session will cover how to make a great first impression when networking and profiling yourself for new career opportunities. 

Tool #1:  CAREER BRANDING STATEMENTS that open the door for networking, industry research and sourcing job leads

Learn how to market yourself through creating a compelling Career Branding Statement and Elevator Pitch.  Your 30-second pitch will clearly and concisely summarize who you are, your education and experience, and careers you are interested in pursuing.  We’ll also go to the Networking Gym where you’ll try out your new Career Branding Statement and get feedback.

Tool #2:  Accessing the Hidden Job Market through tapping into INFORMATION INTERVIEWS

In today’s competitive job market, Information Interviews are a highly effective job search tool which give you: an inside scoop as to what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting talent; uncover key skills and experience in demand; as well as identify your skill gaps and strategies to strengthen your candidacy for future job opportunities. During this session we’ll uncover how to use Information Interviews to explore career options and get your foot in the door of employers you want to work for.

Joanne is known for presenting highly engaging and resource-rich sessions that provide invaluable insights and new career management tactics and tools.  With over 20 years’ expertise in the career management field, Joanne is highly skilled in helping her clients build rewarding careers.  She has been referred to as “an absolute expert at navigating the complex territory of career advancement”.  Contact Joanne to discuss your association's or organization's workshop needs.

JL Careers Speaker's Series: Building a LinkedIn Profile that Drives Results

Vancouver, BC

Building a LinkedIn Profile that Drives Results

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network on the Internet and it’s where you want to be to raise your profile, build your network, and grab headhunters’ attention. Learn how to maximize your impact on LinkedIn through creating a compelling Headline and showcasing your expertise. Joanne will also show you how to leverage your LinkedIn Profile using endorsements, recommendations, groups, & more.

This session is facilitated by Joanne Loberg, Certified Executive Coach and Internationally Certified Career Management Professional from JL Careers. Joanne is known for presenting highly engaging and resource-rich sessions that provide invaluable insights and new career management tactics and tools. With over 20 years’ expertise in the career management field, Joanne is highly skilled in helping her clients build rewarding careers. She has been referred to as “an absolute expert at navigating the complex territory of career advancement”.

JL Careers Speaker's Series: Crafting a Compelling Career Brand

Vancouver, BC

Crafting a Compelling Career Brand

Position yourself for success by crafting a compelling Career Branding Statement to use when networking and profiling yourself for new career opportunities. During this hands-on session Joanne Loberg, Certified Executive Coach and Internationally Certified Career Management Practitioner, will help you clarify your Career Brand, and determine what differentiates you from other candidates through identifying your key talents and how you add value to organizations.  

We will also tap into Information Interviews to get face time with hiring managers and key decision makers. These meetings: provide you with an inside scoop as to what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting talent; uncover key skills and experience in demand; identify skill gaps and strategies to strengthen your candidacy for future opportunities. 

This session is facilitated by Joanne Loberg, Certified Executive Coach and Internationally Certified Career Management Professional from JL Careers. Joanne is known for presenting highly engaging and resource-rich sessions that provide invaluable insights and new career management tactics and tools. With over 20 years’ expertise in the career management field, Joanne is highly skilled in helping her clients build rewarding careers. She has been referred to as “an absolute expert at navigating the complex territory of career advancement”

IGNITE YOUR CAREER! Getting Unstuck & Getting More of What You Want in Your Career

Various

Book this session for your next Professional Association meeting, conference or Alumni event, to inspire your members to re-ignite their careers, access tactics to leverage their strengths, network more effectively, and build successful careers.

Is your career on track?  Are you doing work that energizes and fulfills you?  Or, do you need a career jump-start?

Join us for an inspiring and interactive session where you will:
 

  • Clarify what you really want
  • Explore what's standing in the way
  • Develop strategies to eliminate roadblocks to your success
  • Build a Career Action Plan - to keep you on track! 

What participants have said about this workshop:
 

  • “Joanne has inspired me to challenge my fears and roadblocks head on, and I left with attainable goals”. – L.C. Feeny
  • “Thanks for the encouragement to take 3 steps, one in the next week!  Loved the group session allowing brainstorming & hearing ideas from the group as well as Joanne.  Great & motivating talk”. – J. Vosko
  • “It was very helpful and interactive, thank you for the guidance and advice, it was very enlightening and forced me to really think about what I want, and how to achieve it”. – R. Haan

Joanne Loberg, our Lead Career Coach, presents this highly engaging and resource-rich session that provides invaluable insights and new career management tactics and tools.  Joanne is a Certified Executive Coach and an Internationally Certified Career Management Professional, and is highly skilled in helping her clients build rewarding careers.  She has been referred to as “an absolute expert at navigating the complex territory of career advancement”.

Joanne has presented this topic to:  BC Hydro, Envision Financial, City of Vancouver, City of Richmond, Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science & Technology, Society for Canadian Women in Science & Technology, Professional Women’s Network, and JET Alumni Association of BC.

Contact Joanne Loberg, Certified Executive Coach & Internationally Certified Career Management Professional to discuss how this session can be customized to meet your organization's, professional association's, or alumni group's needs.  We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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