“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible”, Francis of Assisi.
CareerSource Southwest Florida, Ft Myers hosted a 2nd Chance Workshop called “Ladder to Success for Ex-Offender”.
This workshop is designed to help individuals with background issues to successfully navigate the hiring process in Southwest Florida.
Do we get people jobs, No! There is only one person in this conversation who is “getting the job” and that’s you.
What our professional staff can do is assist job seekers overcome barriers to employment by:
Help develop an up-to-date resume for a specific job, personalized cover letter, and a letter of explanation that answers questions about gaps in employment.
Interviewing techniques to respond to gap in employment, i.e. it is recommended to always tell the truth followed by example.