Over 50 and need a new career? Career Training Expo set for July 26th at KSU Center
If you have spent any time looking for a job lately, you know the challenges of finding work in this economy – especially for individuals over 50. Career training is essential and Kennesaw State University is the place to get it whether you are 20 or 60.
The College of Continuing and Professional Education at KSU will hold a Career Training Expo to showcase its professional certificate programs from 6-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 26th, at KSU Center. The event is free and open to the public.
The College has more than 45 professional certificate programs with instruction offered through online classes and on-site at KSU Center. At the Expo, you can stop by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s (OLLI) booth or attend information sessions that highlight the College’s major programs. Individual sessions allow you to ask questions of program managers, instructors and even former students about the certificate programs. In addition, special sessions on financial aid are held throughout the evening.
Attend the Expo, and you will receive a 5 percent discount coupon toward your next class, some exceptions apply. Also, students who enroll for a class during the event will receive a special student gift pack.
Take advantage of a free class, The WoW! InterviewTM, led by Jay Litton of Roswell, a long time sales professional. Litton is the creator of the program which offers job seekers tips on how to exceed the expectations of hiring managers by presenting specifics on how you will add value if you are hired. With more than 32 years of sales and sales management experience, Litton serves as the Executive VP of Sales and Marketing at SA IT Services, a national IT Managed Services company with over 300 employees. There will be three opportunities to hear his presentation at 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m. and 7:45 p.m
For more information or to request our quarterly Newsletter, please call Michelle Girage at (770) 499-3340.