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Virtual Workshop: Employment Readiness Reimagined


Join us for a free Zoom training on Friday, April 23rd at 9:00AM (CST) to learn effective best practices every job development and reentry specialist should know.


Presented by: Roberta " Toni' Meyers, National Director of State Strategy and Reentry, for Legal Action Center. She also directs the National Helping Individuals with criminal records Reenter through Employment (H.I.R.E.) Network


Topics for this training will include:

  • Effective employment readiness skills for frontline and supervisory staff

  • Going beyond resume writing and interviewing skills

  • Effective advocacy for increasing background and living wages friendly employers

  • Improving retention

  • Getting clients to focus on career vs survival jobs

  • Identifying and Overcoming barriers to employment

  • Why employment alone does not reduce recidivism

Free event, must register to attend via the link: http://bit.ly/employmentreadiness2021