Experienced evaluators provide job seekers with tips for attracting employers
CAPITOLA – Aug. 5, 2013 – Profile of Santa Cruz, a job search association of experienced professionals, today announced it will offer résumé reviews at no charge during the Downtown Santa Cruz Farmers’ Market from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 21. Job hunters are invited to bring their résumés to the Profile booth for expert evaluations and guidance for making them more attractive to employers.
Job hunters may also pick up handouts with advice for writing and formatting effective résumés during the session. Profile members will be on hand to offer information to those who walk up to the booth and membership information for the professional association will also be available. The Downtown Santa Cruz Community Farmers’ Market is located at the corner of Cedar and Lincoln streets.
Profile helped 53 of its members to find jobs since January, a 15% success rate, based on total number of members. Both full-time and part-time positions were secured in the banking, education, food service, hospitality, non-profit and technology industries. Many military veterans offer a strong team focus, an ability to perform under pressure and respect for operational procedures.
About Profile of Santa Cruz
Profile of Santa Cruz, a chapter of Experience Unlimited, is an all-volunteer networking association for skilled professionals from diverse fields. The program offers an office where job seekers can meet with other career professionals to network, find job opportunities, and update their job search skills. Workshops include job-search strategies, résumé writing, interview techniques, communication skills, and negotiation tactics. Résumé evaluations and mock interviews are also available. Profile membership and services are available at no charge to the public.
County residents are invited to enroll in person at Profile’s office in the Capitola Career Center, 2045 40th Ave, Suite B, Capitola, Calif., 95010. After enrollment, members may attend orientation from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Monday, except holidays. For more information, call (831) 479-0393, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the http://www.SantaCruzPROFILE.org website.
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Contact: Tom Murphy
Phone: (831) 479-0393