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We’d like to announce our new sponsor, Northwestern Mutual

You can HAVE THE CAREER YOU’VE ALWAYS WANTED. If you’re ready to help people live the life they’ve dreamed of, read on. As a financial representative with us, you get to build your own business, but you won’t do it alone. You’ll get award-winning training, mentorship, and leadership opportunities at every stage. It’s how we help you succeed from day one. That way, you can do the same for your clients for years to come.

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John Dorning – President of The People Connection, Inc. (one of our sponsors) wants to connect with you:

Long-term/temporary Healthcare Administrative Assistants. 4-6 months with possible regular opportunity. $22/hour. Geary/Divisadero locations. Weekdays 8-5pm. Recent graduates or experienced welcome.
Junior Legal Secretary. Direct hire at a large international law firm. Financial District. 9-530pm. $65K+.
Litigation Secretary. Temp. Short and long term needs. $32/hour. Downtown SF. Weekdays 8-5pm.

Contact The People Connection at:


Specialized virtual workshops most Thursday evenings at 6pm

Topics include: careers in small and mid-size businesses, finance and accounting careers, how to anticipate the applicant tracking systems, how to handle interviews well in a calm and confident manner, career planning for success, opportunities in fast-growing Bay Area Bio Technology and Life Science companies, advancing in sales careers, and optimizing your LinkedIn profile.

Sign up for free on our Eventbrite page:


“Optimize Your Resume for Screening Software: Resume Do’s & Don’ts – Adapting to ATS”

This special event has been postponed from October to Thursday January 27th, 2022.

Register Now:


Why come to Wednesday Job Forum meetings?

If you want to meet Bay Area managers who can refer you or make introductions!
If you want to get individual advice for your unique job search challenges!
If you have questions about what to do on your resume!
If you want ideas to optimize your LinkedIn profile!

Register here:

Meetings are held every Wednesday (except Holidays) at 6pm on Zoom! Register on EventBrite today and we’ll send you the Zoom link 24 hours in advance. See you soon!


Whether you’re actively job searching, considering a career change, returning to the workforce, or otherwise focusing on the next steps in your career, the process can feel a bit lonely at times.

That’s why The Job Forum is here, we are offering “1-on-1 Advising” sessions. Our expert volunteer panelists who are Managers from a variety of Bay Area Companies, Seasoned Recruiters, and Career Coaches are here to provide you guidance and advice for your next steps in your career and job search.

You will work with an expert panelist to enhance and develop the skills and confidence you need to be successful in today’s job market. Together, you will evaluate your short- and long-term career goals.

30 minutes “1-on-1 Advising” Sessions (Starting from October 18, 2021).

Pay a fee as little as $20 for one session and $50 if you book three sessions, which is less than the average market rate.

“1-on-1 Advising” sessions appointments can be conducted via phone or zoom.

Career Coaching appointments can cover a variety of topics, including:

Exploring Career Options
Resume and Cover letter Review
LinkedIn Consultation
Networking Techniques
Advice on Internship, Job Search & Volunteering
Practice Interview
Advice on Salary Negotiation
All our expert panelists have diverse backgrounds and personalities. Each of them offers a unique approach and perspective on career exploration, which allows for different insights on career exploration.

REGISTER for only $20 for a 30-minute phone or Zoom call session. Reserve your time and date before they run out! More Dates and Times TBA soon!