The “Ask Ted” – Type, Explore, Discover – online chat will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on www.dol.state.ga.us.
The chat will help job seekers discover the advantages of these types of jobs and learn where and when to look for them as well as dispel myths about the jobs. A panel of experts will provide job-search tips and discuss how to parlay the jobs into permanent positions.
People may ask questions during the live 90-minute chat, “Seasonal and Temporary Employment,” or e-mail questions in advance to email@example.com. They also may do so on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GeorgiaDOL or Twitter at @GeorgiaDOL.
To sign up for a reminder or join the chat, go to www.dol.state.ga.us, click on the Spotlight section, then click on “more” to view “Chat With an Expert” under the Job Seeker Spotlights heading.
Previous chats also can be replayed by clicking on the “Chat With an Expert: Replay” link.
Topics previously covered include “Building a Bridge to a New Career: Strategies for Teens and 20s”; “Surviving a Layoff”; “Starting Your Own Business”; “Services for Veterans”; “Profit by Investing in Workers With Disabilities”; “Workforce Development”; and “Making the Most of GDOL’s Online Services.”