Upcoming Events

Virtual Career and Re-Entry Workshops

The Career and Re-Entry Center is excited to offer our Fall virtual workshop series! Join us on the designated day and time of the week to learn about researching colleges, aligning your career choice with your personality, choosing your major, and more.

RSVP to all workshops by emailing sccareerandreentry@saddleback.edu with your full name, ID number, and the date and title of the workshop you wish to register for. You can also RSVP by texting us at (949) 342-6788, or by calling our main line at (949) 582-4575.

Student using headphones to participate in online workshop or webinar

Learning Pathways: What are they, and how can you use them to plan your future?
Wednesday, August 12 at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
You may be unsure about what you are good at, what fields you might enjoy working in, or the steps you need to take to get into a certain industry. No matter the reason, we are here to help you make the best decision for your future! Learn more about Saddleback Learning Pathways and how they can help you complete your academic goals successfully. RSVP

Overview of Career and Re-Entry Services
Thursday, August 13 at 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us to learn about Career and Re-Entry Services at Saddleback College! We'll share some great resources and tools you can find online, as well as upcoming events and programs for Fall 2020. RSVP

21st Century Skills Workshop Series
Tuesdays, starting August 25 at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Learn about the 10 employability skills necessary to succeed in a rapidly changing 21st Century world of work! Topics include:
Adaptability - August 25
Self-Awareness - September 1
Digital Fluency - September 8
Communication - September 15
Collaboration - September 22
Empathy - September 29
Analysis/Solution Mindset - October 6
Resilience - October 13
Entrepreneurial Mindset - October 20
Social/Diversity Awareness - October 27

Let Your Personality Guide You to New Careers
Tuesdays at 2:00 to 3:30 pm
How can you use clues about your personality and preferences to identify career choices? Work with Career Guidance Specialist, Donnie Mineo, to learn more! Note: This presentation will last approximately 1.5 hours. RSVP

How to Research Colleges
Wednesdays at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Learn how to research colleges and universities with Career Guidance Specialist, Donnie Mineo. Presentation will last approximately 30 minutes. RSVP

Take a Virtual Career Road Trip
Wednesdays at 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm through August 5
Get ready to take a virtual road trip to learn about the assessment tool Career Cruising, and the career paths of professionals who have forged the path before you. Learn how to use Roadtrip Nation to peruse thousands of videos and to find out which careers might be right for you. Presentation will last approximately 30 minutes. RSVP

Choose Your Major 
Thursdays at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Career Guidance Specialist Donnie Mineo will walk you through how to choose a major by aligning this important choice with educational and career research. You will learn about the career planning process that will help propel you into your future! Presentation will last approximately 30 minutes. RSVP

Job Search Tips and Staying Positive 
Thursdays at 5:00 pm through July 31st
Learn strategies to stay positive and conduct a job search during COVID-19. This workshops will cover techniques to implement in your life while job searching. RSVP

Designing Your Life
Tuesday, September 1 at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Spend time learning about the most important design project of all - your life. This is an overview of how the principles of design can be applied to career and life planning and an opportunity to practice the ideas and tools in the bestselling book, Designing Your Life, How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life. RSVP

How to Develop a Winning Resume
Thursdays, September 10/October 8/November 12 at 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Learn how to put together a winning resume in this workshop which will cover how to highlight your experience, education and skills. In addition, we will review formatting and how to tailor your resume to a job description. RSVP

Interviewing Tips
Thursdays, September 10/October 8/November 12 at 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
In this session we'll go over some basic tips and tricks and help you understand how to ace the interview! RSVP

How to Conduct an Effective Job Search
Fridays, September 18/October 16/November 20 at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Learn about techniques and strategies that will help you plan your job search effectively and stay positive throughout the process. RSVP

LinkedIn Workshop
Tuesday, November 3 at 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Join us to learn about how to create a profile and optimize your use of LinkedIn. RSVP

Career Guidance Appointments
We help students with making career decisions, choosing a major, and researching occupational information. Low cost personality and career assessments are also available. Students can contact us directly at (949) 582-4575 to meet one on one with our Career Guidance Specialist.

Career Placement Services
Don't forget to keep an eye on the Career Placement events calendar for available appointments and events to help in your job search, or visit the Job Placement Services website for more information.