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Dec 21, 2016

Grace Fulinara, the Director of HR for Fashion Furniture Rental, explains her role and discusses what she looks for when searching for job applicants. She also shares the social media site she uses the most when hunting for potential new hires, and what applicants can do to increase their changes of being found by an employer.

To learn more about the San Diego Metro Career Center, visit http://www.metrocareercenters.org

Dec 7, 2016

Being a person in the military, the transition into civilian life after years of service can be a challenging experience. In this episode business services representative Maurice Williams shares tips for making a successful transition from military service into a civilian career. For more information about the San Diego Metro Career Centers, visit http://www.metrocareercenters.org/

Nov 23, 2016

This episode features an interview with Dennis Eley Jr., Human Resource Specialist at the Department of the Navy, as he discusses what a federal job is, the pros of pursuing a federal job, as well as tips for landing one.

Nov 9, 2016

This episode features an interview with Andrew R. Ko, the
Lead Training and Career Development Counselor at Veterans Employment Services, as he discussed LinkedIn tips for veterans and discusses how veterans can best utilize LinkedIn in their job search efforts.

For more information and to learn more about San Diego Metro Career Centers, visit www.metrocareercenters.org/ 

Nov 1, 2016

Online job search strategies- part two. 

Nov 1, 2016

Online job search strategies workshop- part one. 

Oct 26, 2016

In this bonus episode, you'll discover 5 things you need to know before you turn the big 5-0! 

Oct 26, 2016

This episode features a round table discussion with career agents as they discuss their experience placing individuals and the issues that come up around age and potential age discrimination. You'll discover mindset shifts and tips that can help you in your career search no what matter what your age. For more information and to learn more about San Diego Metro Career Centers, visit http://www.metrocareercenters.org/ 

Oct 12, 2016

In today's episode, Ziad, an employment specialist, discusses how the myths of being a person with a disability, how to overcome stigma and break barriers in the workforce. 

For more information, visit http://www.metrocareercenters.org/ 

Sep 26, 2016

How to work a job fair: part two. For more information, visit www.metrocareercenters.org 

Sep 26, 2016

How to work a job fair. For more information, visit www.metrocareercenters.org 

Sep 21, 2016

In this episode, Lisa, a career agent at the San Diego Metro Career Centers, discusses how to know and identify your strengths and weaknesses and the lessons for your job search. You'll also discover a valuable book that can help you identify and build on your strengths. 

To learn more about San Diego Metro Career Centers visit: http://www.metrocareercenters.org/ 

Sep 7, 2016

Superpowers aren't only for superheroes! We all have talents and abilities that help us stand out in the job market. In this episode you'll learn how to uncover your superpowers and how to use that knowledge to help you in your job search. 

Aug 24, 2016

This episode features an interview with Santiago Leon from San Diego Metro Career Center as he discusses what a personal commercial is and how it can help you with your job search. NOTE: This episode was originally recorded as a Facebook Live episode. 

Aug 10, 2016

This episode features an interview with Lelani Stone from Reentry Resources for Change as she discusses how her organization is helping ex-offenders find meaningful work and reintegrate into society. To learn more about San Diego Metro Career Centers and the services they provide, visit http://www.metrocareercenters.org/ 

Jul 28, 2016

This is a BONUS episode for app users, featuring an interview with Haniyya, a participant in the Kitchens For Good program as she discusses her experience and success going through the program. 

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