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Sat, Mar 05


Ohio University Pickerington Center

Workshop: Discover the right career for your skills and passions

Through a series of assessments & interactive tools, learn how to do proper career exploration, and leave with your top 10 career paths!

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Workshop: Discover the right career for your skills and passions
Workshop: Discover the right career for your skills and passions

Time & Location

Mar 05, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Ohio University Pickerington Center, 12933 Stonecreek Dr, Pickerington, OH 43147, USA

About the Event

This program is designed for teens and young adults in high school or college to find their passions & strengths to find the career that will take them to the successful life they want to have.

**This workshop is recommended for students only. Parents, we will provide you with an overview video where we explain what your student learned today, the resources they were given, and how you can support them moving forward!

Who is this workshop for?

  • Teens & young adults ages 15-22

What will we do in this workshop?

  • A career & a strengths assessment
  • Learn how to do proper career research/exploration
  • Learn how to find opportunities in your top career fields to try it out
  • Learn how to do informational interviews, where to find internships, and summer camp opportunities
  • Walk through the different options you have to reach your career after graduation
  • Get hands-on to actually narrow your list of careers down, and make progress on finding hands-on experiences and opportunities

What's included?

  • Career assessment
  • Career Comparison Tracker
  • Career Research Question Handout
  • Career Research Resource Guide
  • Career Exploration Tracker
  • Internship Resource Guide
  • Summer Camp Handout
  • Informational Interview Question Handout
  • Informational Interview Request Templates
  • And more
  • Implementation time with professional support to make progress on your career journey
  • Instruction & support from a trained & experienced career coach

About the Facilitator:

Traci Bakenhaster is the Founder of Raising the Next Gen and the facilitator/coach for this workshop. Her background includes:

  • 10+ years experience in career exploration & planning, career tech, higher education, and industry
  • She is a career coach and professional resume writer
  • Has worked with hundreds of students and adults to help them find their career path
  • Master's degree from Franklin University
  • Bachelor's degree from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business
  • Passion & dedication to helping teens not experience the hardships she has by not knowing her career path

Have more than 1 student? Or want to bring a friend? Take advantage of our buy one get one 1/2 off by using promo code BOGO50!

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