FREE JOB SEARCH WEBINARS
(All presentations are online-only until further notice)
1st Thursday MORNING of each month | 7:30 - 9:00 am
2nd Thursday EVENING of each month | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
3rd Thursday MORNING of each month | 7:30 - 9:00 am
These FREE Seminars include an introduction to the valuable resources you will find through MN Crossroads Career Network.
At our Monthly Seminars, we feature a guest speaker presenting topics related to job search, networking, and lead generation.
Also, enjoy hearing inspiring stories from someone recently in transition that landed a new position.
THESE FREE WEBINARS DO REQUIRE REGISTRATION...
LINKS ARE POSTED WITH EACH EVENT LISTED BELOW
(find recordings of prior webinars on our YouTube Channel. See link at the bottom of this page)
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"FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS DURING JOB SEARCH"
Webinar Series HERE
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The survey is designed for anyone who is in transition or has returned to work in the past 12 months. We and the community we serve will benefit greatly from your responses.
OUR UPCOMING GUEST SPEAKERS AND
JOB SEARCH TOPICS...
Finding Your Calling
with: Dave Sparkman
Thursday Evening, December 8th
7:00 - 8:30 pm
What am I supposed to do with my life?
This is one of the greatest questions we all face!
Whether it's "What do I want to be when I grow up?" or "Why am I here?" it's an important question for us to address.
We all fall into patterns of living day-to-day without giving much thought to our purpose or calling.
How can we look at our life in a new light, address questions that matter, and be more purposeful in how we live?
These questions and more will be addressed in this webinar. Providing ways for you to look into your own experience and offer ways to seek answers.
Dave Sparkman is the former Chief Culture Officer at UnitedHealth Group, a Fortune 5 company. He led a long-range effort to shift the culture of this 325,000 employee organization.
Currently Dave is the Executive Director and Chairman of the Board for the national Crossroads Career ministry. He’s also the Managing Director & Founder of “Spark Your Culture”, a Consulting firm specializing in helping organizations flourish through healthy, high performance cultures.
He has asked these questions of his own life, and offers insight into how you can find answers of your own. Don't miss this impactful webinar!
Landing Jobs With The State of Minnesota!
with: Marney Curfman & Cyndi Camarillo
Thursday Morning, December 15th
7:30 - 9:00 am
Why work for the state of Minnesota?
We’ll tell you why WE do! Then, we’ll share the who, what, where, when, why and how of the application process. Most importantly we’ll break down the specifics on how resumes are reviewed and why it’s so important to target your resume to the posting: your resume must show how you meet the minimum qualifications in the posting you’re applying for in order for it to be forwarded to the hiring manager for review.
Please tune in, we’re eager to for your questions.
Marney Curfman and Cyndi Camarillo work as Metro District Workforce Outreach Coordinators for the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). Marney previously worked at Job Service for the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (MnDEED) where she connected job seekers and employers assisting with career exploration, resume building, targeting postings and resumes, interview preparation, mock interviews, and job fairs.
Cyndi previously worked for the Minnesota Department of Human Services (MnDHS) as a Statewide Senior Talent Acquisition Recruiter assisting managers and human resource staffing specialists at various state agencies in their search for qualified candidates.
Today, Marney and Cyndi provide MnDOT Metro District outreach through community events (like this job club!), school classroom STEM activities, and children’s’ MnDOT facility tours. Connect with them and learn more at LinkedIn.com/in/MarneyCurfman and Linkedin.com/in/CyndiCamarillo
Navigating the Emotional Journey of Unemployment
with: Dale Kreienkamp
Thursday Morning, January 5th
7:30 - 9:00 am
The journey of unemployment is emotional, which surprises many.
Emotions, like unemployment, aren’t talked about or understood. Learn about how your emotions impact you in your job search, understand how emotions can keep you stuck and gain tips on dealing with emotions in your job search and the rest of your life.
Dale Kreienkamp is a speaker and the President of Thriving Through Transitions, a consultancy focused on helping organizations successfully navigate difficult transitions and become better through the process.
His professional background includes over 40+ years as a Human Resources Executive in the healthcare industry and Consultant, coaching and guiding leaders. He is also the author of a book on career transitions, How Long, O Lord, How Long?
The Future is Fractional
with: John Arms
Thursday Evening, January 12th
7:00 - 8:30 pm
What is Fractional talent and why is it growing in popularity?
How do you know if fractional talent is right for your business --- or a personal career opportunity to explore?
John Arms will cover the state of Fractional Talent in our changing work culture and how it is shaping the way we work and live in the new normal.
John Arms is a Fractional Talent expert, fractional executive coach and advocate for fractional professionals everywhere. In 2018 John sold his advertising agency to embark on his own independent journey. Fast forward 4 years and John is now the "lead singer" of Voyageur University, a nationwide Fractional Talent community. Voyageur U literally started in John’s workshop with his partner in independence Jason Voiovich. In four short years (And one Pandemic)
Voyageur U has become a full-suite resource for people in transition that includes a Fractional BootCamp, a Fractional Community, a Fractional Talent Exchange and a book on going Fractional. John is also a Fractional Chief Marketing Officer himself, practicing what he preaches.
Dave Sparkman will present on our Crossroads webinar on Thursday Evening, December 8th starting at 7:00 pm
Marney Curfman and Cyndi Camarillo will present on our Crossroads webinar on Thursday Morning, December 15th starting at 7:30 am
Dale Kreienkamp will present on our Crossroads webinar on Thursday Morning, January 5th starting at 7:30 am
John Arms will present on our Crossroads webinar on Thursday Evening, January 12th starting at 7:00 pm