The Road Ahead: Budgeting for Better Days

Budgeting for the Road Ahead (Laltsha Cunningham, Financial Capability Supervisor, JVS Human Services) We will discuss how to set up an emergency budget while furloughed or unemployed. Recommendations will be also shared on how to move forward that now that the federal stimulus funds have been depleted.

The Road Ahead: Overcoming Age Discrimination

Overcoming Age Discrimination (Melissa Sherman, Director of Human Resources at JVS Human Services) Suggestions and tips on how experienced workers and first time job seekers can overcome employers concerns and improve their chances of landing the job! No registration is necessary for the webinars. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page, […]

The Road Ahead: Resume ‘Righting’

Resume ‘Righting’ Strategies (Summer Tahaney, Workshop Facilitator at Detroit At Work) Learn how to write a resume that will match your skills to the position you are applying for. Summer will provide tips on how to highlight your skills and experiences for future employers. No registration is necessary for the webinars. Webinars will be streamed […]

The Road Ahead: Strategies for Working from Home

Strategies for Working from Home: Herschel Poger Learn about how to work from home from someone with over 10 years of experience. We will share best practices on how to effectively manage from an unfamiliar work environment. No registration is necessary for the webinars. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page, […]

The Road Ahead: JVS Employment Services 101

JVS Employment Services 101 (Gerard Baltrusaitis, Employment Specialist at JVS Human Services) In this session we will share an overview of several key offerings of the JVS Employment Services department. These sessions (resumes, interviewing, networking, and job search principles) are essential for any successful job search. We will also discuss the unique networking and group […]

The Road Ahead: Rights and Responsibilities at Work

Rights and Responsibilities at Work (John C. Philo, Executive Director & Legal Director at the Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center for Economic & Social Justice) Topics will include the hiring process, job performance, and job separation. With the information learned, job seekers, persons newly entering the workforce, and others will be able to more […]

The Road Ahead: Gig Work for the Unemployed Professional

Gig Work for the Unemployed Professional (Gerard Baltrusaitis, Employment Specialist at JVS Human Services) Call it independent contractors, freelance workers or gig work, there are opportunities to utilize your skills and experiences to mutually benefit businesses. Join us to hear about what you can do to get started, where these opportunities exist and how to […]

Live virtual Q&A with actor Jesse Eisenberg

Live virtual Q&A with actor Jesse Eisenberg (star of Resistance, The Social Network, and more) and writer/director Jonathan Jakubowicz of IFC Films’ 2020 hit movie Resistance. Monday, May 4, 7pm. About the film – At the height of World War II, an aspiring Jewish actor – who would later become the world-famous Marcel Marceau – […]