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Life Skills Workshop: Career Development (Zoom Only)

November 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Event: Career Development | Navigating the Current Job Market

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Workshop offered by Literacy Rochester – Zoom Participation Only –

Key Topics Covered: 

  • Job Search Strategies
  • Decoding Job Descriptions
  • Crafting a LinkedIn Profile
  • Navigating HR Systems
  • Interview Preparation
  • Overcoming Language Barriers

Special Guest:

Elina Kokorotsis, President of In The Worx Coaching and Consulting. Elina brings 15+ years of HR experience and is trilingual in Albanian, Greek, and English language.


In today’s competitive job market, it’s essential to equip participants with the skills and confidence needed to succeed. This workshop is designed to empower participants as they navigate the complexities of the current job market. Regardless of background or experience, this workshop is tailored to help individuals develop the tools they need to excel in their job search and career advancement.

Through practical guidance and interactive exercises, participants will gain insights into the job-seeking process. From exploring job boards and customizing resumes to optimizing their LinkedIn profiles and mastering interview preparation, this workshop covers key aspects of job hunting in the digital age.  Additionally, we’ll address the specific challenges participants may face, including language barriers, and provide strategies for boosting their confidence in speaking English, ultimately empowering them to thrive in the U.S. job market.

Join us for this engaging and informative workshop to enhance your career prospects and confidently tackle the ever-evolving job market.

Have questions and want them addressed at the beginning of the workshop?

    • Email Audra Surman, Instructional Coordinator

Attendance Requirements: 

  • Zoom (unlimited). Students will be emailed link prior to workshop.

Questions: Audra Surman, Literacy Rochester, Instructional Coordinator | Email: asurman@LiteracyRochester.org

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