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. 

Workshops & Events
   Workshop Title FALL 2016 Dates Room

SEPTEMBER

Résumé Workshop





 

Interview Workshop

 






Do It Now: Understanding & Overcoming Procrastination

 



Tuesday, September 6 at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, September 14 at 11 a.m.
Wednesday September 21 at 11 a.m.
Tuesday, September 27 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services
 

Wednesday, September 7 at 11 a.m.
Tuesday, September 13 at 1 p.m.
Tuesday, September 20 at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, September 28 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, September 28 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Paul Romo, GCC Counseling Department



CCS-108





 

CCS-108

 






B-204 (RSVP required)
 

OCTOBER


2016 FALL JOB FAIR 



The Art of Memorizing & Learning



LinkedIn Workshop

 

 

Test Taking Skills
 



Résumé Workshop




Interview Workshop




Creating Inner Motivation

 




Wednesday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
 

Tuesday, October 11 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Steve Akers, GCC Counseling Department


Tuesday, October 11 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Thursday, October 13 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Lynn Mizzi Brysacz, GCC Counseling Department


Wednesday, October 19 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Tuesday, October 25 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Monday, October 31 at 12:30 p.m.
Presented by Aracely Barajas, GCC Counseling Department




SU 104 CONF. RM


CCS-108 (RSVP required)
 


CCS-108



B-201 (RSVP required)




CCS-108



CCS-108




B-204 (RSVP required)

 

NOVEMBER


LinkedIn Workshop




Relationships 101 - Personality and Love Language (Part 1)


 







Interview Workshop


 

Relationships 101 - Personality and Love Language (Part 2)

 

Do It Now: Understanding & Overcoming Procrastination

 

LinkedIn Workshop


 


Résume Workshop




Test Taking Skills




Wednesday, November 2 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services

 

Monday, November 7 at 1:30 p.m. 
Presented by Lindra Fishleder, GCC Counseling Department
Note: Prior to the workshop, attendees are encourage to complete two free assessment test and bring a print out
of their results to the workshops.
1) Human Metrics - www.humanmetrics.com
2) 5 Love Languages - www.5lovelanguages.com



Tuesday, November 8 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services

Wednesday, November 9 at 1:30 p.m.
Presented by Lindra Fishleder, GCC Counseling Department


Monday, November 14 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Paul Romo, GCC Counseling Department

Tuesday, November 15 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Tuesday, November 29 at 11 a.m.
Presented by Laura Hinau, GCC Career Services


Wednesday, November 30 at 1 p.m.
Presented by Lynn Mizzi Brysacz, GCC Counseling


 


CCS-108




B-204 (RSVP required)










CCS-108



B-204 (RSVP required)


B-204 (RSVP required)



CCS-108




CCS-108



B-204 (RSVP required)

 


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 Typolog 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.