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 clicking on the RSVP link and complete the form and a Zoom code will be immediately sent to you. 

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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:
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
RSVP

Let Your Personality Guide You to New Careers
Tuesdays at 2:00 to 3:30 pm (Nov 10th will be canceled)
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

Take a Virtual Career Road Trip  
Wednesdays at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm  
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

How to Research Colleges
Wednesdays 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm (Oct 28th will be canceled)
Learn how to research colleges and universities with Career Guidance Specialist, Donnie Mineo. 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

How to Develop a Winning Resume
Thursdays, September 10/October 8/November 12 at 5:00 pm to 6:00 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 6:00 pm to 7:00 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

#Trendingnow- Careers in Horticulture and Landscape Design
Wednesday, November 18 at 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Ken Lee, department co-chair and Horticulture and Landscape Design instructor, will discuss the roles of landscape architects, agricultural and food scientists, and share the various career opportunities available in this field. RSVP

You can also RSVP by e-mailing us by typing your full name, ID number, and the date of the workshop you wish to register for to sccareerandreentry@saddleback.edu, or by calling our main line at (949) 582-4575.

Additional Resources

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.

Re-Entry Appointments
Our Re-Entry Specialist helps individuals transitioning back into college, changing careers, or finding a new direction in their lives. Students can make a one on one appointment by contacting us at (949) 582-4575.

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. You can contact Eric in the division of Economic Workforce Development and Business Science at (949) 582-4278.

Past Workshops

Crush It with LinkedIn
Monday, October 19 at 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Learn how to "crush it" on LinkedIn! Create a profile that will catch the
attention of employers and take advantage of LinkedIn Learning, a database of
open video content taught by industry experts on topics like software, creative design,
business and communication. Sign up Here