Are you looking for a new job? Xavier Gordon from the Connecticut Department of Labor will share new strategies for searching and landing new positions. Topics include online presence and trending strategies, job search website tips, résumé do's and don'ts, and more!

Please create a profile at www.cthires.com and email the facilitator [email protected] to register for the workshop.

Xavier is a career development specialist with the CT Department of Labor and has been with working in state service for more than 30 years. He quickly became the “go-to person” for job seekers looking for a different view on their job search. Xavier has always been known for getting the most out of everyone especially in their employment search and he consistently works on the individual achieving more. Job seekers have benefited most from his level of professionalism, empathy, and starting with the basics in looking for work. He is also certified as a career coach, interviewing professional, and résumé writer.

 

The new year can spark change in all forms. If you are ready to find a new job, this workshop is for you, focusing on how to update a résumé to grab the attention of employers and get you into a new career.

Participants will examine if they need to evolve as much as their résumés. Learn the ways résumés have changed, strategies for developing a strong résumé, and how much an employer can assume about applicants just from the email, font, and format of the document.

Please register to attend by calling 203-455-2720 or emailing [email protected].

Xavier Gordon is a career development specialist with the Connecticut Department of Labor and has been with working in state service for more than 30 years. He started in 1991 and quickly became the “go-to person” for job seekers looking for a different view on their job search. Job seekers have benefited most from his level of professionalism, empathy, and starting with the basics in looking for work.

Gordon's unique style has made him one of the most-known workshop facilitators in the agency. He has done training for agency staff and partners, especially with regard to social media and LinkedIn. He is also certified as a career coach, interviewing professional, and résumé writer.

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