Making the Most of Unemployment Gaps: Alumni Webinar Spring 2021

Date: February 23, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm

Location: Virtual Venue (Online)

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Many professionals have been laid off or furloughed due to coronavirus. Some have been working various contract or one-time gigs to help make ends meet during this time. Others have needed to take time off to care for family members or to be a stay at home parent, whether it's due to COVID or another situation. It can be difficult to know how to make the most of your unemployment gaps. Whether in networking or on your resume, we will discuss what you need to be working on to present your best self on your marketing materials and continue to reach your career goals during this time.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to enhance your skillset
  • How to address unemployment gaps in your cover letter and resume
  • How to leverage your network to overcome those gaps

Hallie is a certified career coach, speaker, author, and national career expert with 20 years of experience. Her company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. She is regularly featured in the media (Forbes, CNN, Money magazine, WSJ) and has undergraduate and graduate degrees from Vanderbilt University and the University of Illinois. With over 1,500 success stories, her team of coaches helps professionals find jobs that make them want to jump out of bed in the morning to go to work.

Recommended dress for this event: Casual

More information: (706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia Career Center

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