Self-Reliance Services Atlanta Georgia

Les services d'aide à l'emploi de l'Église (LDS Jobs ou Emplois SDJ) vous aideront à trouver un emploi rémunéré par le biais de formations et grâce à un réseau de contacts avec les entreprises locales.Que vous soyez en début de carrière ou qu’elle soit déjà bien établie, les services d’aide à l’emploi de l’Église (SAE) ou les services d’aide à l’autonomie (SAA) peuvent vous aider à atteindre vos buts professionnels. Le centre d’aide à l’emploi et le centre d’aide à l’autonomie offrent des aides individuelles, des ateliers et une large base de données sur l’emploi, l’instruction et les possibilités d’auto-entreprise. En visitant le centre vous pouvez apprendre les méthodes de recherche d’emploi les plus efficaces, construire votre réseau et trouver des ressources pour vous aider à poursuivre vos études ou à gérer une bonne entreprise.

Nous vous invitons à ouvrir une session et à commencer à créer votre profil sur ldsjobs.org avant de vous rendre au centre d’aide à l’emploi. Même s’il n’y a pas de centre d’aide à l’emploi ou d’aide à l’autonomie assez proche de vous pour vous y rendre, ldsjobs.org offre de nombreuses documentations en ligne. Si vous le souhaitez, un conseiller peut aussi vous aider par téléphone ou par courriel.

Prochaines manifestations

WorkSource Fulton District 5 Annual Hiring Fair

October 11, 2017
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Georgia International Convention Center
2000 Convention Center Concourse
Hall A
Atlanta, GA 30337
USA

DESCRIPTION

In partnership with Commissioner Marvin S. Arrington Jr., weinvite you to participate in the WorkSource Fulton District 5 Annual HiringFair on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at theGeorgia International Convention Center located at 2000 Convention CenterConcourse, Exhibit Hall A, Atlanta, GA 30337.

For the event, we are partnered with employers who will beinterviewing and/or hiring "on the spot" within the next 6 months foroccupations in the following sectors:

Healthcare

Hospitality

Information Technology

Transportation/Distribution/Logistics

Warehousing

If you would like an opportunity to be scheduled for aninterview please send your resume toWorkSource.HiringEvents@fultoncountyga.gov. Be Sure to Label it with yourSector Selection, Credential (if any), and Last Name, First Name Ex.IT-CompTech-Smith.John.

NOTE: Interviews will be scheduled at the discretion of eachemployer.

For more information, please call 404-613-7944.

FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting toand from the event?

MARTA: The Georgia International Convention Center islocated at 2000 Convention Center Concourse near the Hartsfield-JacksonInternational Airport. The closest MARTA station is the Airport MARTA stationon the red and gold rail line. From the station, turn right after exiting thefare gate into Terminal South and right again to go outside the airport viadoor W-2. Straight ahead is access to the SkyTrain, which is a free service tothe convention center, two hotels and rental car counters. The automated trainruns 24 hours a day and the first stop is right next to the GeorgiaInternational Convention Center.

PARKING: Parking will be a $5.00 charge

For more information please go to: http://www.gicc.com/directions.asp

What should I bring into the event?

A great attitude and plenty of updated resumes!

Free

REGISTER: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/worksource-fulton-district-5-annual-hiring-fair-registration-36759791526#individual

Gwinnett Small Business Summit

October 12, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Infinite Energy Center
6400 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097
USA

The Gwinnett Small Business Summit offers educationalopportunities, resources, and inspiration for every industry, stage ofbusiness, title/position, or level of expertise—there’s truly something foreveryone.

For information and to register go to http://gwinnettsmallbusinesssummit.com/

Schedule: http://gwinnettsmallbusinesssummit.com/schedule/

Develop an Import / Export Business

October 13, 2017
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street, NE 3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

ABOUT the Workshop

Small businesses looking to increase sales and profit,reduce dependence on the domestic market and stabilize seasonal fluctuationsshould consider importing and exporting. With nearly 96 percent of consumers living outside the U.S. andtwo-thirds of the world’s purchasing power in foreign countries, opportunitiesawait U.S. small business.

Go where the customers are. There is significant opportunityfor small businesses to profit through importing and exporting operations.

Do you have what it takes to become a successfulinternational business? Are you ready to make international sales? Importing /Exporting offers great opportunities but requires preparation and planning.

This is a two part series taught by international expertsfrom the Georgia Small Business Development Center, a resource partner of theSBA.

Module I will aid you in assessing your readiness,understanding what you need to know and consider before pursuing aninternational strategy.

Module II will introduce you to those topics needed todevelop and implement your strategy: international pricing and costing issues,proforma export quotations, payment terms, and risk assessment.

The workshops will help you gain the knowledge to developand implement an international  plan. Youwill become acquainted with the key components of an effective import / exportplan.  The instructors will raisequestions you should answer to complete your plan and provide the resources tohelp you answer those questions.

    * organizationaland product readiness,

    * market research,

    * guidance fordeveloping your strategy and marketing plan,

    * promoting yourproducts in target market, and

    * complying withUS and foreign regulations.

Fee for Module  I is$50 per person and is taught 9:30am - 12:30pm

Fee for Module II is $50 per person and is taught 1:15pm-  4:30pm

Both modules can be attended as a full day event for asingle Fee of $89 per person

REGISTER NOW: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edo34bdkc9e62217&oseq=&c=&ch=

How to Turn Your Contacts into Contracts

October 14, 2017
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Buckhead Branch Public Library
269 Buckhead Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
USA

This is a free event!

Learn how to create real business relationships throughLinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter!

REGISTER: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eefod30h96cf406f&oseq=&c=&ch=

GSU MBA Information Sessions

October 17, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
GSU Buckhead Center
Tower Place 200, lobby, Room 802
3348 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
USA

Have you ever considered how an MBAcould help you take the next step in your career? Did you know that GSU offersa 17-month, top-ranked EMBA program in Buckhead?

Please be my guest at an upcominginfo session to learn how you can stand out from your peers by developing abetter understanding of global business, improving your leadership skills, andbuilding the confidence you need to lead the conversations that matter. 

We have two events coming up:

Tuesday, October 17, 6-8:00 PM
GSU Buckhead Center (go here toregister).

http://calendar.gsu.edu/event/road_to_robinson_8974#.Wd4T1I9SwdU

Wednesday, October 18, Noon to 1:00 PM
GSU Buckhead Center (go here toregister) 

http://calendar.gsu.edu/event/executive_mba_info_session_6302#.Wd4Ua49SwdU

What makes the Robinson EMBA programspecial?

  • Earn a regular MBA degree attending class every other week at the GSU Buckhead Campus.
  • Connect with the Robinson Executive MBA Alumni Network of leaders representing top global companies.
  • Work one-on-one with executive leadership and career coaches.
  • Deepen your understanding of global business on the EMBA program business trip to South Africa, and on optional trip to Latin America.

Did you know that the RobinsonCollege of Business at GSU produces more top executives in Georgia than anyother school? Please contact me with anyquestions. I'm happy to help! You can also find more information online here.

I look forward to hearing from yousoon!

Melody Paris
Associate Director
Georgia State University Robinson College of Business
Tower Place 200 - 3348 Peachtree Road Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30326
Direct: 404.413.7182

Email: mparis@gsu.edu

PS: GMAT waivers are available for qualifiedapplicants. If you would like more information please contact me.

PSS: If you'd like to schedule a resume consultation, please email me. 

GSU Executive MBA Info Session

October 18, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Buckhead Center
Tower Place 200, lobby, Room 802
3348 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
USA

Have you ever considered how an MBAcould help you take the next step in your career? Did you know that GSU offersa 17-month, top-ranked EMBA program in Buckhead?

Please be my guest at an upcominginfo session to learn how you can stand out from your peers by developing abetter understanding of global business, improving your leadership skills, andbuilding the confidence you need to lead the conversations that matter. 

We have two events coming up:

Tuesday, October 17, 6-8:00 PM
GSU Buckhead Center (go here toregister).

http://calendar.gsu.edu/event/road_to_robinson_8974#.Wd4T1I9SwdU

Wednesday, October 18, Noon to 1:00 PM
GSU Buckhead Center (go here toregister) 

http://calendar.gsu.edu/event/executive_mba_info_session_6302#.Wd4Ua49SwdU

What makes the Robinson EMBA programspecial?

  • Earn a regular MBA degree attending class every other week at the GSU Buckhead Campus.
  • Connect with the Robinson Executive MBA Alumni Network of leaders representing top global companies.
  • Work one-on-one with executive leadership and career coaches.
  • Deepen your understanding of global business on the EMBA program business trip to South Africa, and on optional trip to Latin America.

Did you know that the RobinsonCollege of Business at GSU produces more top executives in Georgia than anyother school? Please contact me with anyquestions. I'm happy to help! You can also find more information online here.

I look forward to hearing from yousoon!

Melody Paris
Associate Director
Georgia State University Robinson College of Business
Tower Place 200 - 3348 Peachtree Road Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30326
Direct: 404.413.7182

Email: mparis@gsu.edu

PS: GMAT waivers are available for qualified applicants. If you would like more information please contact me.

PSS: If you'd like to schedule a resume consultation please email me. 

Mini Business Plan - A Road Map to Entrepreneurial Success

October 20, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cobb County Chamber of Commerce
240 Interstate North Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339
USA

A workshop focusing on the components of a successful business plan:

Clear, succinct writing style 
Compelling business description 
Importance of market research 
Effective development of meaningful financial projections

The plan consists of four sections: Business Description, Management and Operations, Marketing and Sales and Financial Projections. Also included is an application for funding along with a discussion of funding resources, both conventional and alternative.

The workshop teaches you to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of your business and your competition. It will help you determine the overall feasibility of the plan. The important aspects of starting and operating a business will be discussed along with applying financial data to the decision processes.

The program includes handouts that are valuable resources in writing a successful business plan.

Fee $25

REGISTER: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eebi5o2ke56473d8&oseq=&c=&ch=

Finding Your Business Idea

October 20, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

This workshop is to help participants find and evaluate theirbusiness idea, enhance awareness of how to create a profit-generating businessmodel, and to provide tips and resources to entrepreneurs that lay thefoundation for a solid business plan.

REGISTER: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eenbojascb70820d&oseq=&c=&ch=

Cancellation policy

Free events offered by SCORE are in great demand. Please notify us immediately if you cannot attend. Events are subject to cancellation, you will be notified by email if this occurs.

Be Productive, Not Busy

October 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Buckhead Branch Public Library
269 Buckhead Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
USA

"Being productive not just busy" Attendees willlearn how to prioritize all facets of their lives, in order to be more productivein all areas. In doing so, they in turn will learn to free up more time forgoal attainment in their careers, or businesses, while simultaneously achievingmore "free" time to do what they love (hobbies, travel, etc.).

Cancellation policy

Free events offered by SCORE are in great demand. Pleasenotify us immediately if you cannot attend. Events are subject to cancellation,you will be notified by email if this occurs.

Register: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eenv8yja16e457eb&oseq=&c=&ch=

SimpleSTEPS™ to Start a Business - Start-up Basics

October 24, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Decatur Public Library
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
USA

ABOUT the Workshop

Attend this comprehensive series of workshops to help youtest your new business idea and get you started on the right path. Reinforceyour workshop experience with FREE one-to-one mentoring.

Join us for five modules that help you understand the basicsof:

*the concepts involved with assessing a business idea,

*marketing your product or service,

*understanding business financials and how they work,

*how to fund and finance your business.

This introductory workshop "Start-up Basics"focuses on the concept of testing your business idea and identifying the keyfactors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with anoverview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this module, you will introduced to:

*advantages and disadvantages of owning a business

*most profitable legal form for your business

*the fundamentals of formation

*organization

*marketing

*cash flow

*funding sources

More information on the complete SimpleSTEPS™ series can be found at http://atlanta.score.org/node/146646

Register Now! https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07edpwpp1ibb632c38&oseq=&c=&ch=

 This is a FREE event

Understanding Payroll for Small Businesses

October 27, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
11605 Haynes Bridge Road
Building 400 Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA 30009
USA
Payroll is one of the primary aspects of conducting business that is troubling for many new entrepreneurs. How to “determine tax obligations,” “calculate payroll” and “prepare checks,” can be perplexing. Learn what you need to know to stay out of trouble by taking this workshop. Get help answering these questions and more.
  • What do you need to know when hiring your employees?
  • Are you in compliance with the IRS and State?
  • Learn about payroll taxes and other deductions

FEE: $25

Building a Capability Statement That Works

October 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SBA Georgia District Office
233 Peachtree Street NE 3rd floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
USA

When a company wants to start working with any level ofgovernment contractor or large business you need a quick and easy way tointroduce yourself. Participants will receive a template to begin designing orimprove their existing Capability Statement. Attendees should bring a laptop,their resume, business pan, or existing Capability Statement.

Cancellation policy

Free events offered by SCORE are in great demand. Pleasenotify us immediately if you cannot attend. Events are subject to cancellation,you will be notified by email if this occurs.

Register: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eel87oo097bff3bb&oseq=&c=&ch=

Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Community Job Fair

October 31, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Georgia International Convention Center (GICC)
2000 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337
USA

FLYER:

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/441638e548af555f5a68e58fc/files/419223a4-6772-4e0e-99f6-b603e3e889cf/Fall_2017_Hartsfield_Jackson_Atlanta_International_Airport_Community_Job_Fair_JOB_SEEKER_SAVE_THE_DATE.pdf 

REGISTRATION:

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/441638e548af555f5a68e58fc/files/f7608169-9707-45a2-9f6e-ae0962bbfb00/October_2017_HJAIA_Job_Fair_Employer_Registration_9_29_17.pdf

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will host the annual Airport Community Job Fair on Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) located at 2000 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337. 

We welcome you to participate as an employer. Our goal is to connect qualified job seekers with the hundreds of jobs available in the Airport community.

EMPLOYER REGISTRATION IS OPEN AT: https://atljf17.eventbrite.com   

Job Fair features and highlights:

 Free Work Ready Training: Oct. 26, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at GICC conducted by WorkSource Georgia and Georgia Department of Labor prepares candidates for the job fair.

Oct. 26 training from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. includes Resume Writing, Interviewing Skills, How to be Successful at a Job Fair, and Dress for Success.

 Two mobile coaches offer candidates personal assistance with resume printing, minor resume updates, and WorkSource training registration.

 Employer areas of concentration:

o Concessions

o Construction

o Professional and other services

 Education Resource Center (short-term training and job placement programs)

 Free Wi-Fi for registration by Oct. 11