Educational Alliance has Employment and Career Development Services to address the needs of Manhattan, the Lower East Side & East Village communities. We aim to help clients of all stages of life to secure lasting employment.
Our team of career counselors works with families and friends to explore employment opportunities that take full advantage of an individual's skills and prior work experience. We provide the tools and resources to necessary in today’s market to be successful and financially secure, from guided career exploration to interview prep and everything in between.
We offer one-on-one counseling and job readiness workshops to assist with resume writing, interview preparation, job applications, research tools and more.
FREE WORKSHOPS AT MANNY CANTOR CENTER
197 East Broadway, NY, NY
June 11 - 10:00 am
“What Do You Do?” - Your Elevator Pitch - Create and Practice Your Answer
Are you stuck on how to answer “What do you do?” Don’t let this question trip you up - be prepared! Join us at this workshop to create your pitch and collaborate with other attendees to ensure you are delivering the best answer, with great confidence - not too fast, not to slow, with good energy, genuinely and confidently.
June 20 - 12:00 pm
Successful Interviewing With Your New Boss
“So tell me what is your weakness” or “Why should I hire you?” Those are some of the most dreaded interview questions. Don’t let an unexpected interview question or a lack of preparation catch you off guard. This workshop will provide you with a step-by-step guide to navigating the interview process, from researching the company before you arrive to writing a stand-out thank you note once you leave.
June 25 - 10:00 am
Online Job Search & Research
On-line job search can be confusing and very time consuming. In this workshop, you will learn the best places to search for jobs, discover networking techniques, how to use social media like LinkedIn and the best way to prepare for an interview.
July 9 - 10:00 am
Open Computer Lab - Job Search / Improve Skills / Work with A Tutor*
Interested in improving your Microsoft Office skills? Work with a tutor, one-on-one, in a small group setting and get assistance in improving your Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills. *Computers will be provided during this workshop.
Please register to attend one or all workshops either by phone 646.395.4260 or email@example.com Counselors are also available to meet people individually.
If you live in Manhattan, the Lower East Side or East Village, and are interested in learning about the program or meeting a counselor, CLICK HERE to fill out our short form.
We are thankful to UJA-Federation of New York for supporting this program.