BIG NEWS: In Person Meeting Restrictions lifted effective March 31st, 2021
Our meetings at White’s Chapel UMC have been approved to follow the church’s In Person meeting guidelines.
We do recommend common sense choices for social distancing and do advise wearing face masks in consideration of others until further notice.
Tired of looking at tiny 2-inch screens of people online?
Missing the higher levels of interaction and communication available when meeting in person?
We can help with that....MEETING IN PERSON EACH THURSDAY
Looking for a New Job? Need a refresher on Best Practices in Job Search?
Want to experience the power of Networking and Discover Your Strengths?
The Southlake Focus Group can help!
Join us each Thursday at 8:00 AM IN PERSON or via ZOOM to learn about multiple opportunities to enhance your job search/career transition experience, simply CLICK the Link below
Each Thursday our accomplished Leaders and Volunteers offer insightful, engaging sessions to help you get back in the workforce as soon as possible. Our sessions include:
Opening Session: 8:00 to 8:45 AM - provides Resource Information, Job Announcements, Landings, and more. All are welcome!
SFG Job Search Jumpstart: 8:55 to 10:30 AM - includes Best Practices for those new to Job Search, and Relevant Topics for those needing a refresher on "must do" tasks
Networking for Job Search: 8:55 to 10:30 AM - Learn to share your Strengths, Targeted Companies and discuss ways that others may be able to assist you while offering similar help to others (the best and most proven way to land your next great role)
StrengthFinders Workshop: a repeating series of 4 classes based on “Clifton StrengthsFinder 2.0”. Helps you answer the question, “What are your strengths?”
Our COVID-19 Response page also has all the links to each ZOOM session
The Southlake Focus Group (SFG) is a professional career transition/networking group designed to help people get back into the workforce as soon as possible.
ONCE WE ARE CLEARED TO MEET IN PERSON:
WHEN: Each Thursday at 7:30 AM, (except for holidays) our structured meeting includes: networking; job announcements; job leads; practical job search workshops; encouragement, and motivation to help you succeed during career transition. After our formal networking sessions end at 10:30 AM, we offer a rotating schedule of special speakers and workshops starting at 10:45 AM, which wrap up before Noon.
WHERE: White's Chapel United Methodist Church, 185 S White Chapel Blvd, Southlake, TX 76092
HOW: Serving all the DFW area, we are Independent in Affiliation and Interdenominational in reach as a 100% volunteer organization, with regular attendees from Dallas, Tarrant, Denton, and Collin counties. Our members come from diverse industries and varied job functions, including C suite, mid-management, first-level managers, and even recent college graduates, with our services provided at no cost to our members and potential employers.
SFG MEETING LOCATION: Directions to our meeting once on campus can be found by clicking here.