WOMEN IN TRANSITION - We are now accepting applications for the Spring 2022 co-hort. Cohort meets weekly on Tuesdays (unless there is a holiday) from 12:30 - 2:00 PM for 10-12 weeks. Participants must have a computer with proper audio & visual functioning. This is a live program and active participation is required at all meetings. Use this link to complete the online application.s
Here is the curriculim.
Program Kick-off - May 10
Program Facilitator: Beth Meixner, Founder/Executive Director, Moxxie Mentoring Foundation
An overview of the program and intro to the program participants. The group will discuss the program and individual goals.
Workshop #1 - May 17 - GROW Model Goal Setting I
Speaker: Kiki Orski, President, Peak Performance Consulting
Experience the Grow-Reality-Options-Will process of goal setting and learn to address your own challenges & issues to get "unstuck".
Workshop #2 – May 24 - Shining Up Your Goals in the 12-Week Year
Speaker: Beth Meixner, President/Executive Director, Moxxie Mentoring Foundation
Learn to define immediate action steps to accomplish short-term goals which will propel you forward for longer-term goals.
Workshop #3 - June 1 - Learn How to Use LinkedIn (NOTE - WE ARE MEETING ON WEDNESDAY)
Speaker: Maria Themistocleous-Frey, President, Executive Consultants of New York Corp.
Through LinkedIn, social media, and networking you will learn how to best present yourself as an effective professional who can bring value to a potential employer.
Workshop #4 – June 7 - Personal Branding II
Speaker: Beth Meixner, Founder/Executive Director, Moxxie Mentoring Foundation
A deeper dive into branding including social media, LinkedIn and Elevator Pitch.
Workshop #5 – June 14 - Resumes
Speaker: Anne Ryan, President, Anne Ryan Consulting
A powerful personal brand can make the difference between chasing opportunities and having them chase you. Learn how to elevate your power of attraction with a resume and cover letter that showcase your unique selling points and skill set.
Workshop #6 – June 21 - Interviews
Speaker: Amy Geffen, President & Chief Career Coach, Geffen Careers
What you can expect during the initial screeening interiew, the first, second and third interview. Learn the types of qustions to expect: typical, difficult and behavorial. Be prepared to talk about your accomplishments and how to follow up after each interview.
Workshop #7 - June 28 - Navigating the Digital Job Search
Speaker: Maria Arianas, Head of Workforce Learning & Development, Island Harvest Food Bank
Learn how to use certain websites (Glassdoor, Indeed & LinkedIn) and connections to look for positions and industries that may be of interest to you and fit your skillset.
Workshop #8 – July 12 - Working for Yourself: Side Hustles, Stop Gaps & Beyond
Speaker: Lauren Fleshler, Business Growth Expert, Easily Said & Done
Learn about both short and long term options and opportunites to work for yourself. What you need to know, is it right for you, and how it can suppleent or supplant your job search and income.
Workshop #9 - July 19 - Nego-SHE-mate Your Worth
Speaker: Kerrian Fournier - VP Total Rewards, FIS
This discussion centers around determining your value and building the confidence to ask for it.
Workshop #10 – July 26 - Moving On with Moxxie
A discussion on how to leverage your skills to move forward with confidence, professionalism, and grit.