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What is EU

Experience Unlimited (EU) is a no-fee career resource center and job search networking group for business and technical professionals in the San Francisco Bay Area. EU is sponsored by the California Employment Development Department (EDD) and supported by EU volunteers.

The Contra Costa Chapter of EU (EUCCC) serves the needs of professionals in the Central Contra Costa area, roughly centered in Walnut Creek. A list of other EU chapters may be seen on the California EDD site by clicking here

Services Provided

For job seekers, Experience Unlimited offers workshops on resume writing, interviewing, salary negotiation, and related topics. EU members have access to job listings, networking events and an office environment with phones, fax and Internet-connected computers to assist them in landing the perfect job or contract. EU members are entitled to services at no charge.

Success Teams

Success Teams are "ad hoc" groups formed to provide members with extra motivation and support during the job search.

 

2014 Job Fair Photographs

Upcoming Presentations:

September 27, 2016, Anita Johnson, "Negotiation: Getting What You're Worth"

October 4, 2016, Steven Campbell, "Rewire Your Brain to find that Perfect Job"

Octoberr 11, 2016, LaShawn B. Wells, "Vision and the Power of Goal Setting, Living the Life You Imagine"Right Choice Coaching

October 18, 2016, Matthew Silverberg, "Your Work Portfolio" , Matthew Silverberg

October 25, 2016, TBA

November 1, 2016, TBA

November 8, 2016, TBA

November 15, 2016, Julie Anderson, "Want Success? Use Your Brain"Your Best Mind Online

November 22, 2016, Group Activity

November 29, 2016, Absolute Abby, Absolutely Abby

 

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That reminds me of . . .

Did you know? Linkage statements, used correctly, can connect almost all interview questions to your PARs.

  • Colleagues would probably tell you...
  • Peers would probably tell you...
  • My boss would probably tell you...
  • Subordinates would tell you...
  • That reminds me of ...
  • That's difficult to say, but ... ...
  • For example, ...

It takes practice, and you need to have a grab bag of PARs in your hip pocket, including 2-3 that speak to "learning opportunities." The ability to leverage this technique can be a powerful way to make you shine.

See Steven Richards' article: Surviving the Extreme Interview

Recent Gold Card Members

Congratulations on your new job in 2016:

Steven Buhler - August

Bruce Meibos - August

Jose Santiago - August

Connie Yaeger - July

Robert Chapple - June

Kevin Esch - June

Luis Medina - June

Micheline Proctor - June

Edward Rennacker - June

Robyn Romanucci - June

Pam Fenenbock - May

Ivan Herrera - May

Sherrie Hamilton - May

Carole Lucido - May

Elisa Minaya - May

Steve Keiter - May

Carlun Robinson - May

Sharon Crane - Apr.

Ciel Gierke - Apr.

Adam Hernandez - Apr.

Alex Lopez - Apr.

Carole Lucido - Apr.

Nisme Kanan - Mar.

Tom McClure - Mar.

Renna Robles - Mar.

Teresa Castle - Feb.

Blanca Hernandez - Feb.

Jim Ogden - Feb.

Bruce Meibos - Jan.


 

 

 

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