My name is Katherine Kent and I have been the new Young Adult Outreach Coordinator/Social Media Specialist for 2 months and it has taken about that long for me to catch my breath! Starting at JVS has been a whirlwind that included live-tweeting our annual gala, as well as a ribbon cutting to welcome the public to our new home.

Sara Miller had extensive work experience when she came to CareerSolution, but she needed guidance on how to best share that impressive work experience with future employers. George Zeller helped her create a new resume that would best reflect her skills. She had a background in marketing, operations, and senior level administrative support. Using this information, we came up with a resume targeted toward project manager / coordinator / senior administrator.

When you think about making a career decision, what do you think of assessing first? Your skills, values, and/or interests?

Jane came in for career counseling to clarify her career direction. At 25, she was experiencing some family pressure, and was having trouble figuring out what she wanted, as opposed to what others wanted for her.

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment is a tool designed to measure preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions. It has been applied to career development, as it helps individuals understand who they are and how they might be suited to work in particular work settings with particular personality types.