What we're about

JS101 is a nonprofit organization offering free online job-search and motivation-related classes for the unemployed nationwide. All classes are taught by professional career coaches and experts. There are no charges or fees to the recipients for the classes provided. Our classess are 100% free!

Upcoming events (5)

Persistence is Key (Zoom Event)

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The Art of Motivation in Job Search - 4 Part Webinar Series

1) Delving Into Mindset, Self Confidence and Self-Esteem 3/12/21
2) The Energy Component 3/26/21
3) What Role Direction Plays 4/09/21
4) Persistence is Key 4/23/21

Persistence is Key

Persistence is the final component of motivation. What makes one person not give up and another person keep on going? Join photographer and social media brand strategist, Sandy Adams, as she dives the factors that can help and hinder your persistence factor and how to keep on going when you want to give up.

Instructor: Sandy Adams

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 23,[masked]:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwof-6hrjgvGNIYspagQZABF9MD5GONsgRS

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Meditation Mondays with JS101 (Zoom Event)

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Meditation can bring a variety of benefits. According to the Mayo Clinic, these benefits include:

-Gaining a new perspective on stressful situations.
-Building skills to manage your stress.
-Increasing self-awareness.
-Focusing on the present.
-Reducing negative emotions.
-Increasing imagination and creativity.
-Increasing patience and tolerance.

Join JS101 for a weekly Monday meditation to kick off the week in a healthy way. The first meditation meeting of each month with be an informative session about the benefits of meditation. The following sessions will be actual meditations.

IMPORTANT NOTE: These are actual meditation sessions. That means meditation will begin promptly on the hour. PLEASE show up 10-15 minutes EARLY to show respect and not disrupt fellow meditators.

These are short meetings: 10:00-10:30 am CST (please show up at 9:50 am CST)

Meditation Leader: Royce Thomason

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 26,[masked]:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYqcuiqqDIuE90O-2JYe7Of_5oWkKNjdVSB

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

The Art of Marketing Yourself to People (Zoom Event)

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When it comes to job search, having a strategic plan to effectively market yourself is important! Marketing yourself as a skilled job seeker (or Me, Inc.) can be shaped toward a variety of audiences.

Marketing to People
Marketing to Companies
Marketing to Recruiters/Staffing Companies
Marketing to Computers
Marketing Online (Personal Branding) *an effort meant to complement, not replace, the previous four audiences/strategies

Remember, being busy is not the same as being productive and too often, job seekers unknowingly waste time, effort and energy on strategies not likely to lead to success. Join us for our signature course to better understand modern job search and develop a plan that works for you!

Instructors: Sandy Adams and Royce Thomason

SLIDES: https://bit.ly/3mPnY0B
HANDOUT: https://bit.ly/33ZLC1A

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 27,[masked]:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpfu6vqDkoHdeN74y_j2I3ijziyREpsLCH

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

JS101 Monthly Virtual Networking Event (Zoom Event)

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Networking is consistently ranked the #1 way that job seekers get hired. It's all about who you know, who you get to know, and who all of those people know!

Join JS101 for our monthly virtual networking event. In this relaxed environment, you'll have the opportunity to network with current and past attendees, practice your core message, meet some awesome people, and have some great conversations.

Networking Facilitator: Peggy Williamson

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Apr 28,[masked]:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcemrqzwvGtEzJc-7GaZTdncx0ahAARyT

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Past events (1,165)

Storytelling for Job Search (Zoom Event)

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