Working together, opportunities happen —
East Bay PEN’s Certificate Program, designed to help under-employed and unemployed professionals assess their skills and new career path; consisting of 4 Core Workshops, each segues to the next, as confidence builders and tools to compete in today’s tough markets.
“I attended the East Bay PEN overview with very low expectations; however, I was very pleasantly surprised to find it both informative and engaging…”
— K. Natske
“I really appreciate your suggestions…the time with you (sic) East Bay PEN was the high point of the job fair…”
— Steven Ledford, Sr.
Friends | Guest Speakers
Our Guest Speakers, experts in their field, provide new perspectives and trends in the job market; these experts volunteer their time and knowledge to our members with humor and professionalism. We are not, and will not, act as mental health providers; however, we do provide peer-to-peer support and sanctuary for sharing without being judged.
To offer members a nurturing setting, peer-to-peer support, and the self-assurance necessary for exploring new employment opportunities.
We provide the unemployed or under-employed professional with the confidence, skills, and ability to communicate the benefits they provide to meet a hiring manager’s needs.
To collaboratively connect culturally diverse professionals with the tools necessary to become effective job seekers and highlighting the value they proffer the new hiring manager.