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Tricia Dolkas, Owner of Kickstart Career
If you missed our July resume workshops, you are in luck! We are holding additional sessions to get you ready for the fall career fairs!
Join us for 1 hour workshops in which career coach Tricia Dolkas will lead you through the basics of creating an effective resume. In a fun and interactive approach, she will walk you through the the process of creating a resume that will stand out to recruiters and help to ensure a successful job search. You are encouraged to bring your resume to this event so you can highlight opportunities to put into practice Tricia's best practices. Tricia Dolkas is the head of Kickstart Career and has over 20 years of experience in corporate recruiting.
Session 1 on Zoom: September 14th 7:00 - 8:00 PM RSVP here
Session 2 on Zoom: September 28th 7:00 - 8:00 PM RSVP here
Session are open to all RTE scholars, regardless of whether you previously attended. Please note that the sessions will be limited to six participants in order to be able to personalize and maximize the workshop for each participant. A Zoom link to be provided in advance. What we're hearing from participants:
"Tricia Dolkas presented an insightful workshop on the fundamentals of building a strong resume. Each attendee received feedback on how to improve their resume from a professional corporate recruiter. I would strongly recommend students sign up for the next session and get a head start in fine-tuning their resume to land their dream career!" - Sara Aguilar, RTE Scholar & Menlo College student
Getting to and through college is important. But equally important is successfully establishing your career upon graduation. To that end, RTE is providing career mentorship and support to our scholars. Please take advantage of these valuable opportunities to set yourself up for success.
College Advice Panel with First Generation College Graduates.
This panel is led by Stephanie Estrada, current SFSU graduate student and RTE board member.
Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 3 pm - 5 pm.
See flyer for Google Meet link.
Online Financial Literacy Workshop: August 10-12, 2020. Presented by Operation HOPE.
Financial Literacy Workshop: February 27, 2020. Time 3-5 pm. Presented by Yulin Lee.
College Essay Workshop: Upon request
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