Career & Employment Services help students build job search skills.

Events & Workshops

All workshops are free and open to the public. Due to limited seating, please plan to arrive 10 minutes early.  
Please RSVP for the workshops indicated below at dl-gc-counselingfrontdesk@gccaz.edu.

Workshops & Events
   Workshop Title Spring 2017 Dates Room

FEBRUARY


Résumé





Emotional Intelligence

 


Interviewing

 



Relationships 101: Personality and Love Languages



Relationships 101: Communication Skills



Test Taking Skills




Résumé




Creating Inner Motivation


 

LinkedIn




Tuesday, February 7 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services

 

Wednesday, February 8 at 12:30 p.m.
Presented by Mia Hernandez, GCC Counseling

 

Wednesday, February 15 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, February 15 at 1:30 p.m.
Presented by Lindra Fishleder, GCC Counseling

 

Friday, February, 17 at 1:30 p.m.
Presented by Lindra Fishleder, GCC Counseling


Wednesday, February 22 at 1 p.m
Presented by Lynn Mizzi Brysacz, GCC Counseling
 

Wednesday, February 22 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services
 

Wednesday, September 28 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Aracely Barajas, GCC Counseling


Tuesday, February 28 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services
 




CCS-108




B-207 (RSVP)


 

CCS-108



 

B-201 (RSVP)





B-201 (RSVP)



 

B-203 (RSVP)




CCS-108




B-207 (RSVP)


 

CCS-108

 

MARCH


Managing Stress in College

 

 

Interviewing
 



Résumé




2017 SPRING JOB FAIR



LinkedIn

 


Monday, March 6 at 11 p.m.
Presented by Amy Torgerson, GCC Counseling


Wednesday, March 8 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Tuesday, March 21 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, March 22 at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Hosted by GCC Career Services


Wednesday, March 29 at 11:00 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services



 

B-201 (RSVP)



CCS-108




CCS-108



SU104 Conference Center


CCS-108

APRIL

Interviewing

 



Résumé

 

Do It Now: Understanding & Overcoming Procrastination

 

LinkedIn

 


Interviewing

 



Test Taking Skills



Tuesday, April 4 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services

Wednesday, April 12 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services

Wednesday, April 12 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Paul Romo, GCC Counseling



Tuesday, April 18 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, April 26 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, April 26 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Lynn Mizzi Brysacz, GCC Counseling



CCS-108



CCS-108



B-201 (RSVP)





CCS-108



CCS-108



B-203 (RSVP)

 


WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS

CAREER SERVICES WORKSHOPS

Résumé Workshop

The average hiring manager spends only 15 seconds deciding whether to place your resume in the trash or in the interview pile. To stand out, you must have a flawless, positive, skillfully crafted marketing document. Learn how to market yourself accordingly, tailoring your resume to the jobs you really want. We’ll help get you noticed!
 
So, you received an interview. Now is your time to shine and land your next job! Learn how to effectively prepare for the interview and understand the interviewing process. Let Career Services help alleviate your interviewing stress by attending our most popular workshop!
 
Nearly 90% of recruiters are using LinkedIn to fill their jobs. Don’t be left out of the crowd because you haven’t created a profile! Join me and the other 225,000,000 LinkedIn members in utilizing LinkedIn to reach your career goals. In this workshop, you will learn what LinkedIn is and what you can do to maximize its results!

COUNSELING WORKSHOPS

The Art of Memorizing & Learning
The workshop looks at the types of memory and how they differ.  Understanding how quickly memory fades is key to developing a plan for retaining information until it is actually learned. Techniques for improving memory will be discussed, and students will create a plan to try for all classes. The Art of Memorizing & Learning!  Don't forget!

Creating Inner Motivation
Are you feeling unmotivated? Would you like to have more energy to get your projects and goals done?  Are you unsure of where you are going or what is the next step?  This workshop could be the turning point of your student career.  You will take a closer look at your goals and dreams, what may be holding you back, and how to persist despite all obstacles.


Do It Now: Understanding and Overcoming Procrastination  
Do you put off until tomorrow what you could do today? Do you paralyze yourself by procrastinating? Don't wait. Attend this workshop!

Feeling Overwhelmed?
Attend this session and learn the keys to regaining control of your life and keeping your sanity!  We will take a look at our core beliefs and how to change our perspective to minimize anxiety.

Relationships 101 - Personality and Love Languages (Part 1) 
Learn about how attachment, personality and love languages can impact your relationships. Greater understanding of these important aspects of ourselves will enable more successful relationships.
NOTE: Prior to attending the workshop you have to take two assessments, this is required as part of the workshop. The two assessments are: humanmetics.com -Jung Typology Test and 5lovelanguages.com

Relationships 101 -Personality and Love Languages (Part 2)
Learn about managing relationships with effective communication skills.  This will include discussion of healthy versus unhealthy relationship patterns and strategies to overcome those patterns.

Successful Student Skills
What exactly are students doing to be successful? Come and find out - learn skills to help you during your educational journey.

Test Taking Skills  
Have you ever sat down to take a test and had your mind "go blank?" Learn strategies to reduce anxiety, recall information and improve test performance.

Contact:

Building: Dr. Joe Griego Counseling & Career Services Center (CCS)
Phone: (623) 845-3283
Email: career.services@gccaz.edu
Hours of Operation

Fall/Spring

Mon., Tues., Thurs. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wed. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Fri. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Summer

Mon. - Thurs. 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Career Services hosts a Job Fair on campus each year.