"Workplace Success" August, 2010
Zonta's LifeForward workshops meet a critical need in the Santa Clarita Valley by offering programs and workshops that are designed to empower women. Experienced instructors present topics that support economic independence and self-sufficiency.
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Savia Community Center
23780 Newhall Avenue, Newhall, CA
Free Workshop Series
The following workshop topics are planned for the 3rd or 4th Saturday of each month, except for December, which is dark.
- Sep 20th - A Moment to Exhale! Coping Skills
Ruby Solis, Therapist at Child & Family Center specializing in helping women with anger and stress related issues
- Oct 18th - First Topic - Job Search & Networking
- Oct 25th - Second Topic - Resume Writing & Job Applications
- Nov 15th - Third Topic - Interviewing
- Jan 17th - Holidays Are Over – Now What? Addressing Depression
Marilyn Ruman, Ph.D.
- Feb 21th - The Whats & Whys of Filing Taxes
Laura Peckham & David Troost
- Mar 21st - Children & Resiliency
- Apr 18th - Divorce & Child Support
- May 16th - Healthy Eating on a Fast Food Budget & Schedule
- Jun 21st - Parenting
Begin Series of Three Job Related Topics
Presented by Sandi McGuire, ResCare Workforce Services; she has received nationwide recognition for curriculum development
The following services offered support the workshop topics presented each month.
- Single Mothers Outreach (SMO) offers a comprehensive course on finances called Financial Peace University, in Spanish and English, throughout the year. The course provides information about how to save and how to understand your money. For more information, call Jennifer Kennedy at 661-288-0117. This course will change your life!.
Job Search Assistance
- Santa Clarita WorkSource Center offers free “how to” job search, resume building, and interview skills, contact: 661-799-9675
- COC Career Center offers free lunch-time workshops – Identifying skills for the job; job search; resume writing; interviewing techniques, contact: 661-362-3286
Single Mothers Outreach
Job Search Assistance
• Santa Clarita WorkSource Center offers free "how to" job search, resume building, and interview skills, contact: 661-799-9675
• COC Career Center offers free lunch-time workshops – Identifying skills for the job; job search; resume writing; interviewing techniques, contact: 661-362-3286
Lifeforward workshops are sponsored by Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley and the LA County Commission for Women in collaboration with Single Mothers Outreach, Victim of Domestic Violence, Habitat for Humanity SFV/SCV Returning Women Veterans, & LA County Department of Children & Family Services serving Single Moms.
Information is available as a printable flyer. Please click on the image for the PDF file.
October - 2 Workshops
Kristin Jordan is a Physician Assistant in Santa Clarita. She has been working with Dr. Terrazzino in his Internal Medicine practice for the past six years since she graduated from the University of Southern California.
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Techniques of Networking - Importance for Job Search & on the Job
Director, Career Center, COC
Resume Writing -- Market Your Skills!
Jo Ann Rodriguez
Aerospace HR Manager, Retired
Effective Interviewing Techniques
Wendy Amara, Anthony Michaelides, & Jo Ann Rodriguez
Networking, Interviewing, & Resume Q&A