Supported Employment All Stars

Having a job represents much more than earning a salary. Employment, including the kind of work one performs, influences one’s identity, sense of belonging, and place in the world. We recently sat down with Kimberly Clark, JFCS’ Supported Employment Specialist to discuss one of her all-star employers Kroger.  “Kroger is wonderful to work with.  They are open to working with …

JUMPSTART JOB SEARCH

October 12, 2015 – October 12, 2015 2821 Klempner Way Map and Directions | Register Description: Jumpstart Your Job Search! A four-week program designed to give professionals access to the knowledge and skills needed to find a new career. Develop a Strategic Job Search Write an Accomplishment Driven Resume Learn the Art of Networking Mastering Interviews Salary & Contract Negotiations …

JUMPSTART JOB SEARCH January Session

Jumpstart Your Job Search January 11, 2016 – February 8, 2016 2821 Klempner Way Louisville, KY 40205 Map and Directions | Register Description: A four-week program designed to give professionals access to the knowledge and skills needed to find a new career. Develop a Strategic Job Search Write an Accomplishment Driven Resume Learn the Art of Networking Mastering Interviews Salary …

Louisville Native, Jeff Morris, to Speak about Job Search

Jeff Morris is the founder of CareerDFW.org (Dallas-Ft. Worth) and Career USA.org, which are websites created to assist the unemployed and under-employed. He will be at JFCS on Thursday, August 21 at 5:30 p.m. to share his top career tips from his book, What I’ve Learned About YOUR JOB SEARCH That You May Not Know. If you need to jumpstart …

February is Fun at JFCS

While the children in town might believe that snow days are fun, those of us who had to scrape icy windshields and brave slushy roads this morning may have to disagree. And according to Punxsutawney Phil’s prediction last weekend, we can expect some winter weather to continue through early March. It may be freezing outside, but fortunately we at JFCS have a whole variety of indoor activities that …

January is Jumping at JFCS

The year has turned, and even though the weather has been bitterly cold, we aren’t hibernating. We have many exciting things coming up that we can’t wait to share with you! For those entering or returning to college, FAFSA season has begun. Our friends at the 15K Degrees Initiative have shared this excellent presentation to help make sense of the …

Fall Friday updates

Brr! Fall has finally arrived, with near-freezing temperatures and plenty of jack-o-lanterns. But who knows? That nip in the air may be just the thing to get you out, about and involved in all of these great events we have planned. LinkedIn Workshop, November 4 & 5 If you are not using LinkedIn, you could miss out on employment opportunities. …