FAQ – Job Search Accelerator

What happens after I apply?

Within two weeks of submitting your application, you will be contacted via email regarding next steps.

What is covered in the in-person training?

You will:

  • develop compelling career narratives and accomplishment stories to market your strengths, skills and experience on your LinkedIn profile, resume and cover letter, as well as at networking events
  • practice answering interview questions, such as “Tell me about yourself….” and your elevator pitch
  • develop your application materials and receive feedback
  • assess your application materials through the lens of a hiring manager
  • engage with a supportive cohort of peer job seekers

What outcomes can I expect from the Job Search Accelerator?

By the end of the program, you will have:

  • developed and followed a customized job search action plan
  • polished your application materials, prepped for interviews and practiced your elevator pitch
  • identified and researched target employers
  • developed a strong professional network
  • adopted a learning and growth mindset during your job search

Who can I contact with questions?

Email: jsa@jvs.org