Category Archives: Job Searching

JUNE 2ND: COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT CHOICES HOSTING IN-PERSON JOB EXPO

Join Community Employment Choices on Thursday, June 2nd

between 10:00am – 3:00pm for an

In-Person Drop-in JOB EXPO 

Location: 16 B Second Street, Strathroy

Did you know that 75 percent of resumes are rejected before they reach the hiring manager? Chances are your resume isn’t getting past the applicant tracking system and never be seen by human eyes. WE know how frustrating that can be when you may have sent out 100’s of resumes and received no responses!

Do wish you had a direct connection to employers when job searching? Are you frustrated by all the resumes you send and don’t get a response? How would you like to have support connecting directly with employers and get job search support at the same time?

If so, please drop into Community Employment Choices, at 16 B Second Street, Thursday June 2nd between 10:00am – 3:00pm where you will have the opportunity to be interviewed on the spot for various positions throughout Middlesex County and receive some free job search tips and strategies to help get your resume directly in front of the hiring manager.

Call ahead to 519-245-4500 or email reception@communityemploymentchoices.ca for more information.

Check Out Our Virtual Webinars!

Did you know that you can now access our Workshops from your own home? In the past, Community Employment Choices has provided workshop programming on a monthly basis on a variety of topics including Job Searching, Interviewing, Career Planning and a host of others. We aren’t going to let a pandemic keep us from offering you these awesome opportunities to hear directly from our workshop facilitators. From the comfort of your home, you are now able to access our Zoom Webinars in real time!

Simply go to the Events section of the Work in Middlesex and take a look at the topics offered each month. Registration is Easy – click on the Zoom Registration button and enter your information. A Zoom account is not required.

We’d love to have you join us and are looking forwarding to connecting with you! For further information on our Webinar topics or for any of our Employment Services, give us a call today at 519-245-4500!

Missed Our Virtual Information Session? It’s Not Too Late!!

Are you at home, looking for work, and wondering what steps to take next? Why not take 30 minutes and join us for our Virtual Information Session where you will find some tips for where to begin. Want more information on our services? Give us a call today at 519-245-4500 or email reception@communityemploymentchoices.ca . While things may look different, we want you to know that we continue to be here for you.

3 Common Job Searching Mistakes

During the job search process, there are a number of common mistakes we see all the time. In today’s, video Norm will help us identify these mistakes and strategies you can consider to avoid them. Let CEC support you in your job search and stand out from the competition. Call us at 519-245-4500 or email us at reception@communityemploymentchoices.ca and speak with an Employment Advisor as soon as possible.