GCC Faculty and Staff Share Expertise at YWCA Empowerment Series

Career motivation and job search advice will be offered by experts from Genesee Community College as part of the Empowerment Series of workshops offered by the YWCA of Genesee County.

Batavia, NY- Career motivation and job search advice will be offered by experts from Genesee Community College as part of the Empowerment Series of workshops offered by the YWCA of Genesee County.

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012, GCC Career Services Coordinator John McGowan will discuss a number of work-related topics that cover: changing attitudes about work, current economic uncertainty and job hunting. John will also delve into current theories about what motivates adults to change careers, and concepts dealing with life and career cycles.

On Tuesday, October 30, 2012, GCC’s Jean Chenu, associate professor of Office Technology and Support will offer advice on creating resumes that enhance the job search and effective interviewing techniques. Jean will go over a number of important “do’s and don’ts”, as well as discuss questions that frequently pop up during interviews.

All lectures are offered for free at the YW’s site at 301 North Street in Batavia, and run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. To learn more about these and other workshops, visit the YW’s website: http://www.ywcagenesee.org/empowerment-series/.

For more information, contact Marketing Communications Associate Director Donna Rae Sutherland at (585) 343-0055 ext. 6616, or via email: dsutherland@genesee.edu.

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