Mid-Continent University Advantage Announces Job Prep 2013 Workshops

Are you interested in getting assistance with job preparation including resume writing and interviewing techniques? If so, write this down on your calendars. A Job Prep 2013 Workshop will be held at the Pontotoc Center in Fulton on Tuesday, September 10th between 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM or 3:00 - 6:00 PM. This is a free public service workshop provided by Mid-Continent University Advantage Programs and the Four Rivers Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Workforce Readiness Committee.Topics covered will also include personal branding, education and job resources. If you are not able to attend on the 10th, another Job Prep Workshop will be held on Thursday, September 12th at the Mid-Continent University Library located at 99 E. Powell Rd. in Mayfield between 1:00 - 5:00 PM. Call Jackie Puckett to reserve your seat to either workshop at 1-888-628-4723, ext. 352.  

Jason R. Willoughby, Instructor of Management for Mid-Continent University Advantage Programs, will be leading the sessions along with assistance from human resource managers from local companies.

Jason said, “This workshop is giving people in the community an opportunity to improve their skills with resume writing, interviewing and personal leadership development.”

Jackie Puckett, Advantage Admissions Representative stated, “Mid-Continent University and the Four Rivers SHRM Workforce Readiness Committee joined together to help the local areas effected by businesses leaving. We want to do everything we can to equip them with the tools they need to secure new employment. We want to help them hone in on their skills to showcase their employability through personal branding, interview skills, and much more. Those that attend this workshop will be ready when new industries come to the area. Bottom line, we want to help locals be ready for the job search process. This is a free service, open to everyone. Even if you are not currently searching for a job, it would be a good idea to attend. It’s never too late to better your future!”

Mid-Continent University is a private, non-profit, Southern Baptist affiliated organization. MCU is regionally accredited and headquartered in Mayfield, Kentucky. If you are interested in information about enrolling in Advantage, email advantage@midcontinent.edu, visit www.midcontinent.edu or call 1-888-MCU-GRAD.