Autism and Employment Webinars with Barbara Bissonnette

Tue January 29, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:15 PMTue February 19, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

1) Networking Webinar: Tues., 1/29 from 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM (session runs for one hour followed by a 15-minute Q&A)

Job Networking for the Not-So-Socially-Savvy

Do you cringe at the thought of attending a job networking meeting and speaking to people you don't know? Don't worry! There are many ways to utilize this job search technique that do not involve rooms full of strangers. We'll begin with an explanation of what, exactly, networking is and why it is the best way to find employment. Then you will learn specific ways to begin and grow a network both online and in person. The webinar includes examples from the presenter's actual clients.

2) Interviewing Webinar: Tues., 2/19 from 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM  (session runs for one hour followed by a 15-minute Q&A)

Job Interviewing: Communicate Your Skills and Get Hired!

Do you wish that someone would explain the unspoken rules about what to say during an interview? Are you confused about the difference between marketing your skills and lying? Nervous about what to expect? This webinar is for you! You will learn: how employers evaluate candidates; how to prepare strong responses to anticipated questions; tips for avoiding common mistakes; the correct way to follow up; and the pros and cons of disclosing during an interview.

ASCEND Family and Organizational Members: Free
ASCEND Individual Members: $10.00/session

Non-members: $20/session 
Sign up for both webinars and receive an ASCEND Family Membership for free! Register now!

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