JEC Center

Porterville College campus

Workshops and Events

Lunch and Learn Workshops


February 5 - Resume and Career Readiness

11:30AM to 12:30PM in SCCR

  • Students will engage in 45-minute PowerPoint presentation and receive FREE lunch afterwards at 12:15PM to 12:30PM
  • We will go over resume items and job search information
  • Space is limited to 25; first to RSVP will be able to reserve a spot by calling the JEC Center at (559) 791-2216

March 6 - Entrepreneur: Funding a Small Business

11:30AM to 12:30PM in SCCR

  • Guest speakers from local Small Business Development Centers will discuss entrepreneurship and funding guidance
  • Students will receive FREE lunch afterwards at 12:15PM to 12:30PM
  • Space is limited to 25; first to RSVP will be able to reserve a spot by calling the JEC Center at (559) 791-2216

April 10 - Resume and Career Readiness

11:30AM to 12:30PM in SCCR

  • Students will engage in 45-minute PowerPoint presentation and receive FREE lunch afterwards at 12:15PM to 12:30PM
  • We will go over resume items and job search information
  • Space is limited to 25; first to RSVP will be able to reserve a spot by calling the JEC Center at (559) 791-2216


Completed Workshops and Events

The Job, Entrepreneur and Career (JEC) Center participates and partners with the community through free public workshops and event schedules. Please review our former workshops and events, as the hope is to retain and continue collaboration opportunities. Please email or call us at (559) 791-2216 or for further information or inquiries regarding former workshops and events.

 

November 14, 2013 - Access to Capital Conference through CDFI Fresno

Location: Doubletree Hotel, 3100 Camino Del Rio Court, Bakersfield, CA 93308
Time: 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Seeking funding for your small business idea? The Small Business Development Center at California State University, Bakersfield is proud to present a day long conference that will provide details and strategies for lending, financing options and solutions for small business owners. This is an excellent opportunity to explore financing choices and learn about what programs can best fit your needs. Lunch Keynote Speaker: Dr Reuven Glick, Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, where he serves as Chief of the International Studies Section in the Economic Research Department Panel Discussion with three successful local business leaders: “How I Funded My Business” Morgan Clayton, CEO and founder Tel-Tec Security Systems, Inc. an independent security firm Jim Damian, CEO and owner, Stria a business process.

Fresno CDFI Business Development Manager Jeremy Hofer will take part in several panel discussions focused on Micro-loans. No cost to attend. For more information and to RSVP go to http://access2capital-bakersfield.com

 

November 16, 2013 - Clearpoint Small Business Conference through CDFI Fresno

Launch your small business into success! Join us for the small business conference crafted for you, to address the needs of your growing business and give you the tools to keep you afloat , even during this economy. Conference will feature local business keynote speakers, educational workshops, raffle prizes and free lunch. Workshops will be conducted in Spanish.
Location: EOC Nielsen Conference Center, 3110 W Nielsen Ave, Fresno, CA 93706
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (no cost to attend)
For more information visit http://www.fresnocdfi.com/content/clearpoint-small-business-conference-fresno
To RSVP contact maria.rodriguez@clearpointccs.org (include name and city on subject line).

 

November 20, 2013 - Collection Strategies: How to Collect from Your Customers (and keep them)

Struggling with slow-pay customers? TJ Leanard of Transworld Systems will present tips and strategies for collection best-practices. This workshop is part of a monthly training series offered by Fresno CDFI.

Location: Fresno EOC Board Room,1920 Mariposa Mall Ste. 310, Fresno, CA 93721

Park in any Ace Parking Lot downtown (closest one is caddy-corner to the Greyhound Bus Station) - tickets will be validated.

Time: 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Cost: (no cost to attend)
For more information visit http://www.fresnocdfi.com/content/collection-strategies-how-collect-your-customers-and-keep-them
To RSVP please call (559) 263-1351 or email info@fresnocdfi.com

 

November 26, 2013- Road to Good Credit: Credit Building Seminar

Building your credit takes patience, diligence, and knowledge of issues... Discover an action plan designed around specific interventions that can get you on the road to good credit. Participants will learn what makes up the FICO score and they will establish a credit action plan.

LOCATION: Fresno EOC HR Training Room, 1900 Mariposa Mall, Ste. 125, Fresno, CA 93721
Park in any Ace Parking Lot downtown (closest one is caddy-corner to the Greyhound Bus Station) - tickets will be validated.
TIME: 12 PM - 1:00 PM
Cost: (no cost to attend)
For more information visit http://www.fresnocdfi.com/content/rood-good-credit-credit-building-seminar

To RSVP please call (559) 263-1351 or email info@fresnocdfi.com

 

 

7 OCT

CTE JOB, ENTREPRENEUR, AND CAREER READINESS
4:00pm - 6:00pm, Room CA-4
   

15 OCT

CTE JOB, ENTREPRENEUR, AND CAREER READINESS
2:30pm - 4:30pm, Room CA-4
   

13 NOV

CTE JOB, ENTREPRENEUR, AND CAREER READINESS
5:00pm - 7:30pm, Room SM102

13 NOV

CTE JOB, ENTREPRENEUR, AND CAREER READINESS
5:00pm - 7:30pm, Room SM102

14 NOV

CTE JOB, ENTREPRENEUR, AND CAREER READINESS
2:30pm - 4:30pm, Room CA-4

14 NOV

Access to Capital Conference through CDFI Fresno
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM / Doubletree Hotel, 3100 Camino Del Rio Court, Bakersfield, CA 93308
more information...

16 NOV

Clearpoint Small Business Conference through CDFI Fresno
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM / EOC Nielsen Conference Center, 3110 W Nielsen Ave, Fresno, CA 93706
more information...

20 NOV

Collection Strategies: How to Collect from Your Customers (and keep them)
12:00 - 1:00 PM / Fresno EOC Board Room,1920 Mariposa Mall Ste. 310, Fresno, CA 93721
more information...

20 NOV

Road to Good Credit: Credit Building Seminar
12:00 - 1:00 PM / Fresno EOC HR Training Room, 1900 Mariposa Mall, Ste. 125, Fresno, CA 93721
more information...

5 DEC

JOB SEARCHING SKILLS
7:30am - 9:00am, Room CA-4