ECP Workshop #3 -- Resume Writing

The third session of the Employment Certification Program focuses on these topics in resume writing

  • The resume sifting process
    • step 1:  the optical scanner (use of keywords)
    • step 2:  the first sort (the executive summary)
    • step 3:  narrowing it down (the body of the resume)
    • step 4:  picking the winners (wordsmithing)
  • The cover letter

 

We will assemble at 4pm (sharp).  Here is the agenda:

  • 4:00pm       How the process works   
  • 4:15pm       Finding the keywords           
  • 4:30pm       The Executive Summary
  • 5:00pm       The Hybrid Resume
  • 5:30pm       Word Choices  
  • 5:45pm       Mentoring Program         
  • 6:00pm       Q&A, Homework               

You must be a registered MAM Employment Services client to attend.  While any registered MAM Employment Services client may attend, only pre-qualified clients may use it as credit towards MAM's Employment Certification Program.

If you are interested in attending this or any of the ECP workshop series, please RSVP here and contact Yolanda Bing.

Speaker: Heather Buscher
Speaker Heather Buscher
Heather Buscher is a volunteer job coach at MAM. She is originally from Canada and graduated with an MSc in Petroleum Geology from University of Aberdeen UK. She worked for 10 years as a geologist before changing career tracks to Human Resource Management. Heather has worked as an HR Manager in ...

Heather Buscher is a volunteer job coach at MAM. She is originally from Canada and graduated with an MSc in Petroleum Geology from University of Aberdeen UK. She worked for 10 years as a geologist before changing career tracks to Human Resource Management. Heather has worked as an HR Manager in Africa, France, US and Canada for large oil and gas related companies for almost 20 years. She has been helping clients at MAM showcase their skills and build their networks to ensure successful job placement, since her retirement last fall.

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Organizer Yolanda Bing

When?

Thu, April 26, 2018
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Where?

Memorial Assistance Ministries
1625 Blalock Road
Houston, Texas 77080

Classroom B in the Center for Family Independence.