In Support is a free service offered to the community by The LOFT. It seeks to provide assistance to job seekers through career readiness, mock interviews, resume and cover letter critiques, as well as other intricacies of the job search process. Run by LOFT volunteers in the Human Resources field, In Support offers valuable advice, skills development, and job-search strategies through one-on-one appointments.
MAY 2021: FREE Interview and Resume Workshops!
The LOFT has partnered with Slalom to bring you two education sessions with the latest insights on what you can do to get that next job! To register for the events, click here.
Interview Prep Workshop: On Wednesday, May 12th from 6:30-7:30PM EST, join us to brush up on your interview skills. Slalom, a business and technology consulting firm, will host an educational session on what to expect in your interview and how to best prepare. Come with questions and we hope to have you feeling confident for your next interview by the end of the session.
Mock Interview and Resume Reviews: New to the job market? Looking to switch industries or careers? Hoping to improve your interview or resume writing skills? Sign up for a half-hour interview prep or resume review session with a Slalom team member on Thursday, May 13th between 12-1PM EST or 6:30-7:30PM EST for personalized coaching and guidance.
HOW OUR IN SUPPORT PROGRAM WORKS:
Who should schedule an In Support one-on-one appointment?
People who are unemployed or people seeking a career transition in the Lower Hudson Valley Area.
To schedule an appointment: Contact The LOFT at (914) 948-2932 x12 or [email protected]
In Support provides job seekers with guidance, support, and advice through their job search.
In Support benefits our community in the following ways:
- Providing emotional support — The job search can take a toll on you. IN SUPPORT is a source of support from a LOFT staff or volunteer.
- Ideas for enhancing your job search — The job search process is continually evolving. Learn how to conduct an effective 21st century job search.
- Skill Development — The job search can be riddled with different obstacles that can be confusing and overwhelming. Attend a one-on-one meeting to learn about how you can develop the skills necessary to market yourself and successfully navigate the job search.
In Support one-on-one appointments vary in length from a 1/2 hour to an hour depending on the goals of the job seeker, availability of volunteers, and amount of career readiness and preparedness of the person seeking help.