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Tuesday, August 21 at 6 p.m. PDT
Getting back to work after an extended leave is easier said than done. Whether you left to care for a family member, to heal from a personal injury or to pursue a passion project, you can turn that gap in your resume into an asset for a potential employer. Tune in to the next episode of Bruin Career Insights on YouTube Live, as career counselor and coach Vicki Rothman '85 discusses how to transition back to work after months or years of unemployment. She offers tips on how to communicate your transferrable skills and how to rebuff the challenges you may encounter.
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As a career counselor with over 20 years of experience, Vicki Rothman '85 oversees the Career Services center at Santa Monica College. In her private practice, she has experience counseling people of all ages and all career stages. Vicki graduated from UCLA in 1985 and received her Master’s degree in Career Counseling from California State University, Northridge. Read more about our speaker here.
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