Jobs Ministry Helps Others Make A Fresh Start In 2013

Friday, January 4, 2013

Navigating Thru Change is a jobs and career ministry that is sponsored by First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe.  This week’s session focuses on “Making A Fresh Start in the New Year in Your Job Search.”

This week Navigating Thru Change will look at what goes into a successful job search of today. 

Navigating Thru Change is a weekly jobs and career ministry that are lead by human resource professionals and time is spent each week reviewing resumes, working on interviewing skills around a weekly topic. Sessions are held Tuesday nights at 6:30 p.m. on campus and are offered free of charge. 

First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe is at 2645 Lafayette Road. Contact the church office at  706.866-0232 or www.fbcfo.org.



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