Accommodating Your World: Using Technology to Leverage Your Network

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The Accommodating Your World Using Technology workshop series will teach blind or partially sighted users how to use technology as an extension of vision utilizing accessibility software programs, applications, and built-in features within technological devices.

Each session provides an additional tool to complement an individual’s skill set. With the primary focus on the utilization of technology in creating an accessible world, the series will also have an employment component to add to the tool kit. Learn Job Readiness Skills, How to Network With LinkedIn, How to use AI for Punctuality, Social Media Etiquette and much more! 

Participants who complete a minimum of 12 virtual sessions will receive a virtual certificate of completion that can be put into their resume and will also be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a prize! 

December 3 Session: Using Technology to Leverage Your Network, 9-10 a.m. PT. Today networking has become an essential aspect of the job search. Developing relationships and connections within a job-seeker's network help to create more opportunities. Using technology can assist in advancing one’s career and promote professional possibilities. Practical networking advice paired with appropriate technology streams helps participants develop the tools needed to bring them closer to their employment goals. Registration required. Please RSVP through Zoom using this registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlfumupjoiG9As13yEkCGtcG-rNQjYUr9d 

For more information, please contact Ana Booth, Outreach Coordinator, Come To Work at Ana.Booth@cnib.ca or call 1-800-563-2642.

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