Job-Search Intensive @ Chicago, IL
Cancer and Careers’ Job-Search Intensive is a free in-person event designed to help patients and survivors navigate the employment landscape after a cancer diagnosis.
We are now accepting applications to attend this full-day intensive workshop! Please note: You must apply to be considered for a space. Submissions are due by Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 11:59 PM CT. Cancer and Careers will review the first 50 applications to fill a class of 20 attendees. Click here to apply.
Date: August 10, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM — 4:00 PM (Breakfast & lunch will be provided.)
Location: W. Washington Blvd, Chicago (exact address will be provided upon acceptance.)
- Addressing common concerns
- If/when to disclose a diagnosis
- Getting organized
- Resumes and cover letters (including how to handle a resume gap!)
- Managing the emotions of a job-search
- Building an online brand
- Legal protections
- Industry trends
- ...And more!
Rebecca V. Nellis, MPP, Executive Director, Cancer and Careers
Julie Jansen, Professional Career Coach & Author