The GSETA Institute is sponsoring two one-day training sessions in the Northern/Central and Southern regions in October that will cover two topics:
Real Steps on How to Get Your GA and TANF Customers on the
Road to Employment
Did you know that
- Almost 85% of available jobs in
less than 15 years will require college.
- About 75% of jobs in 15 years have
not been invented as yet.
- Advancing technologies are
eliminating low-skills jobs?
Counselors, these statistics from the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce are both
intriguing and overwhelming as we are charged with assisting customers in
realizing their employment goals. To complicate things even further, the
employment landscape has significantly changed over the past several years with
the declining economy and the use ofhigh tech employment practices including
social media and extensive criminal background checks.
Participants will learn:
- How the employment landscape has
significantly changed and the implications of these changes.
- About tools
and resources that they can use to help their TA and TANF Customers realize
their employment goals.
Unemployment Insurance Exhaustees Reclaim their Lives
your all to a company for 10, 15 …even 30 years only to arrive at work to hear
that your services are no longer needed. This loss of employment has not only
impacted these individuals income but has significantly distorted their perception
of self. Hence, many have found themselves in a situation where they have to
redefine themselves as well as navigate the changes in the employment arena. Getting
back into “the game” can be and for many, has been demoralizing and difficult.
interactive workshop will address the challenges many Unemployment Insurance Exhaustees,
a colloquial term used to refer to individuals who have exhausted all of their
unemployment benefits, are facing as they attempt to redefine themselves to
meet the demands of the labor market…
Participants will learn about:
- The emotional implications of losing employment that many UI
- Available tools
and resources that could be helpful in helping their customers to become
unstuck and move forward
The Northern/Central Region training is on October 16 and the Southern region training is on October 23.