What is New Braunfels Works?
New Braunfels Works is a workforce development program that started as a community initiative to help address the issue of un- and underemployment in Comal County by working with the community and its industries.
How Can You Help?
- · Become a Job Mentor and share your expertise through...
-Résumé & cover letter assistance
-Suggest job search strategies
-Supportive mentor relationships
- · Additional opportunities include...
- Mock interviews (periodic events)
- Guest speaker: Java and Jobs (2nd Friday @ 9:30am) (monthly opportunity)
Our philosophy: What makes us different?
We believe that in order to lower un- and underemployment in Comal County, we must stay away from the "one size fits all" philosophy that many job search services provide. We plan to do this by highlighting our clients’ strengths and passions while also teaching them how to go about the job search themselves. We are confident that clients will not only find long lasting positions, but will more easily transition to a new job or career. The best way to shape individuals into potential employees is to understand the needs of employers. With the help of companies in Comal County we can better match individuals with job opportunities.
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Critical Thinking
- Professional Development
- General Education
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