Events

  • 2017 Jun 09

    Friday Job Seekers Connection

    Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Dec 08 2017 .
    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Charlesview Community Center, Computer Lab 123, Antwerp Street Extension, Brighton, MA

    Connect with others in a supportive and professional setting while conducting an effective online job search! Career specialists will offer technical and practical job search assistance—as well as encouragement and support—to anyone who is unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change. You will be able to identify jobs that align with your skills and experiences, edit your resume to highlight your strengths, and customize your cover letter to directly apply for jobs online. Come prepared to clearly articulate what kind of job you are seeking. We encourage you to bring electronic… Read more about Friday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jun 12

    Monday Job Seekers Connection

    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Jun 19 2017 except Mon Jan 16 2017, Mon Feb 20 2017, Mon May 29 2017.
    11:00am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Connecting with other job seekers can make all the difference between exhaustion and enthusiasm. Join other job seekers each week for mutual support, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment in your job search. Job Seekers Connection energizes and motivates participants by teaching valuable career search strategies and techniques. You are invited to exchange job leads, business cards, resumes, networking techniques, and interviewing tips. The topics addressed each week are based on input from the group—so come prepared to articulate the kind of job you are seeking.

    Read more about Monday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jun 14

    Microsoft Excel for Beginners

    9:00am to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    This course is intended for individuals who wish to gain the foundational understanding of Microsoft Office Excel that is necessary to create and work with electronic spreadsheets.

    Pre-requisites: Participants must be familiar with using personal computers and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse.

    Participants should also be comfortable working in the Windows® environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks the students should be able to perform include: opening and closing applications,… Read more about Microsoft Excel for Beginners

  • 2017 Jun 15

    At the Still Point | medicine from the inside

    7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Come hear and participate in a unique musical performance featuring MacArthur Digital Media and Learning award-winning violinist Benjamin Robison and emergency medicine physician-painter-spoken word artist Matthew Wetschler and explore the inner world of medicine brought to life in sound, image, and word. At the Still Point is a multimedia wellness project based at Stanford University School of Medicine that promotes mindfulness and shared empathetic experience through art.

    Made possible with support and funding from Stanford University, Stanford University School of Medicine… Read more about At the Still Point | medicine from the inside

  • 2017 Jun 16

    Friday Job Seekers Connection

    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Charlesview Community Center, Computer Lab 123, Antwerp Street Extension, Brighton, MA

    Connect with others in a supportive and professional setting while conducting an effective online job search! Career specialists will offer technical and practical job search assistance—as well as encouragement and support—to anyone who is unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change. You will be able to identify jobs that align with your skills and experiences, edit your resume to highlight your strengths, and customize your cover letter to directly apply for jobs online. Come prepared to clearly articulate what kind of job you are seeking. We encourage you to bring electronic… Read more about Friday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jun 19

    Monday Job Seekers Connection

    11:00am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Connecting with other job seekers can make all the difference between exhaustion and enthusiasm. Join other job seekers each week for mutual support, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment in your job search. Job Seekers Connection energizes and motivates participants by teaching valuable career search strategies and techniques. You are invited to exchange job leads, business cards, resumes, networking techniques, and interviewing tips. The topics addressed each week are based on input from the group—so come prepared to articulate the kind of job you are seeking.

    Read more about Monday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jun 23

    Friday Job Seekers Connection

    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Charlesview Community Center, Computer Lab 123, Antwerp Street Extension, Brighton, MA

    Connect with others in a supportive and professional setting while conducting an effective online job search! Career specialists will offer technical and practical job search assistance—as well as encouragement and support—to anyone who is unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change. You will be able to identify jobs that align with your skills and experiences, edit your resume to highlight your strengths, and customize your cover letter to directly apply for jobs online. Come prepared to clearly articulate what kind of job you are seeking. We encourage you to bring electronic… Read more about Friday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jun 30

    Friday Job Seekers Connection

    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Charlesview Community Center, Computer Lab 123, Antwerp Street Extension, Brighton, MA

    Connect with others in a supportive and professional setting while conducting an effective online job search! Career specialists will offer technical and practical job search assistance—as well as encouragement and support—to anyone who is unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change. You will be able to identify jobs that align with your skills and experiences, edit your resume to highlight your strengths, and customize your cover letter to directly apply for jobs online. Come prepared to clearly articulate what kind of job you are seeking. We encourage you to bring electronic… Read more about Friday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jul 07

    Friday Job Seekers Connection

    9:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Charlesview Community Center, Computer Lab 123, Antwerp Street Extension, Brighton, MA

    Connect with others in a supportive and professional setting while conducting an effective online job search! Career specialists will offer technical and practical job search assistance—as well as encouragement and support—to anyone who is unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change. You will be able to identify jobs that align with your skills and experiences, edit your resume to highlight your strengths, and customize your cover letter to directly apply for jobs online. Come prepared to clearly articulate what kind of job you are seeking. We encourage you to bring electronic… Read more about Friday Job Seekers Connection

  • 2017 Jul 11

    AAUW Women's Salary Negotiation Workshop

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Gain the skills and confidence to successfully negotiate your salary and benefits package at a free American Association of University Women (AAUW) Work Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop at the Harvard Ed Portal.

    Participants will learn how to

    • Quantify and articulate their value
    • Conduct objective market research to determine a target salary
    • Create a strategic pitch and respond to offers

    Women working full time in the United States typically are paid just 80 percent of what white men are paid—and it’s even worse for women of color.* AAUW… Read more about AAUW Women's Salary Negotiation Workshop

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