Navigating Thru Change Offered At 1st Baptist Church Of Fort Oglethorpe

Monday, March 10, 2014

Navigating Thru Change, a jobs and career support group sponsored by First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe, welcomes Pat Harrington as a special guest speaker this week.

Ms. Harrington will be walking the group through how to use Linked In, the business social networking site, for looking for jobs and building a brand online.

The session will start at 6:30 p.m. and last till 7:45 p.m. at First Baptist at 2645 Lafayette Road, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. You can call the church office for more information at 706 866-0232 or go to www.fbcfo.org.

Navigating Thru Change is one of 12,000 jobs and career support groups across America today. They meet weekly and are lead by HR leaders to help people through job loss and career change.

 


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