Imagen’s Entertainment Industry Career Workshops

The Imagen Foundation will once again be offering the Entertainment Industry Career Workshops on the various skill sets necessary to gain employment and career paths.

In addition to presenting the annual Imagen Awards, the Imagen Foundation also works year round to enhance opportunities for all Latinos in front of and behind the camera and serves as a liaison between the industry and the Latino community by providing access, education, and resources.

These workshops are presented annually and will be held beginning February 8th on a weekly basis. The first two workshops are:

Entertainment Industry Career Workshop Schedule

February 15, 2012 – 6:30pm
“NAILING THE INTERVIEW” 

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Julio Garcia, Director, Human Resources, NuvoTV
Learn how to interview and give the best impression. Get pointers on appropriate interview attire, effective body language, giving a dynamite presentation, and how to follow-up successfully.

February 29, 2012 – 6:30pm
“NETWORKING YOUR WAY INTO YOUR NEXT JOB” – Click here to register!
James E. Wright, Talent Acquisition Pipeline Development, Corporate Human Resources, NBCUniversal
Today’s job market has redefined how companies recruit, requiring top candidates to redefine how they get noticed. In this session we’ll discuss ways you can better position yourself by Networking Your Way Into your Next Job.

March 14, 2012 – 6:30pm
“RESUMES THAT WORK” – Click here to register!
Diane Medina, Vice President, Diversity & Community Relations, ABC7  *Rescheduled Workshop*
Ever wondered why you never got a call back after submitting a resume for a job? Learn the important points on how to write an effective resume from an industry professional who has been an HR specialist for over 35 years.

Workshops will include refreshments. You must register in advance; space is limited. Workshops will be held at:
150 S. Arroyo Parkway, Suite 102B
Pasadena, CA 91105

Parking is available on-site on a limited basis. Additional parking is available across the street at the Gold Line Del Mar Station and the first 90 minutes are free, $2 per hour, thereafter.

Fee: $20 per workshop. Register online at  www.imagen.org. For questions, please call 626-376-9751 or email Yanira Leon at yani@imagen.org.

Be sure to check your email for more information on upcoming workshops!