Getting a Job with No Relevant Experience Workshop with Lenore Coaching
Quintrel Lenore of Lenore Coaching LLC joined us on June 22, 2022 to explain ways to improve your chances of landing a job with no relevant experience in your field! We’re thrilled to be able to offer the event recording and slides presented here as a resource for Scholars.
Resume Gaps and Career Changes Workshop with Lenore Coaching
Quintrel Lenore of Lenore Coaching LLC joined us on March 23, 2022 to explain the best way to address employment gaps and career changes on your resume! We’re thrilled to be able to offer the event recording and slides presented here as a resource for Scholars.
Essentials for a Successful Job Search with Lenore Coaching
On August 17, 2021, Lenore Coaching hosted a workshop for VA Ready Scholars on how to navigate the job search process to ensure success. Check out the event recording and resources here.
The Winning Interview Strategy with Lenore Coaching
On June 17, 2021, Lenore Coaching hosted a workshop for VA Ready Scholars on the best strategies and practices when navigating the interview process. Check out the event recording and resources here.
VA Ready Business Partners Meet To Discuss Urgent Labor Shortage Problem in Virginia
VA Ready and executives from a number of our Northern Virginia Business Partners recently gathered to discuss VA Ready’s impact in the region and the changes still needed in the hiring process so companies can find the talent they need to reboot Virginia’s economy. Read the key takeaways from this energizing discussion here!
VA Ready Medical Billing and Coding Job Search Guide
Are you a Medical Billing and Coding Scholar looking for help in navigating your job search? This guide features tips and tricks to inform you on ways to ensure this process is simple and effective. We also have included links to other resources that you should utilize during your job search.
Free Support Services for Scholars
From resume and interview help to coping with pandemic stress to financial and digital literacy, here are a list of free support services available to Virginians to help you get through your credential course and take charge of your future!
VA Ready Scholar Resume Resource Guide
Is your resume ready for the job hunt? Our friends at Lenore Coaching have put together a resume resource guide exclusively for VA Ready Scholars! Download it to learn more about curating a resume that highlights your unique knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs); how to feature your credential, coursework, and VA Ready Scholar status; action words that demonstrate how you drive results, and more!
Industry Insight: Key Takeaways From Our Talent Task Force Forum
On October 27th, 2020, we hosted our second forum in our Talent Task Force series, this time with a focus on reskilling Virginians for jobs in IT and cybersecurity. The panelists, which included Alex Hardisson from Ernst and Young, Suzanne Hucko from PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Melanie Stover from Northern Virginia Community College, discussed the market conditions for this critical industry, as well as what skill sets job seekers should focus on to be competitive applicants for these in-demand positions.