Jobs Support Group Focuses On Fighting The Overqualified Label

Monday, April 28, 2014

Navigating Thru Change is a jobs and career support group that is sponsored by First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe. This week’s session focuses on “Fighting the Overqualified Label: 10 Tactics for a Successful Job-Search.” 

Navigating Thru Change is a weekly jobs support and career group that are led 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 located at 2645 Lafayette Road. You can contact the church office at 706/866-0232.


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