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Gain relevant professional skills to help you become a career-ready professional and learn how to impress potential employers in this free program.


About the program

This workshop is offered each fall and spring semester.

  • Open to any JCCC student enrolled in credit classes.
  • Attend sessions and receive a certificate and a portfolio suitable for interviews.
  • It’s FREE!

Program topics include:

  • Learn the latest in virtual professional and business skills and etiquette.
  • Improve your interviewing skills.
  • Build skills for effective communication in the workplace.
  • Network with JCCC and community professionals.


Email the Career Development Center or call 913-469-3870.

Virtual Emerging Professionals Schedule

Thursday, Nov. 11 — Emerging Professionals Program Modules
12:30-5:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 18 — Virtual Networking Event with prominent community professionals.
3-5 p.m.

Select of the modules you would like to attend, and register to receive the Zoom link.


  • 1 p.m. Résumé Review
  • 1:30 p.m. Résumé Workshop in Breakout Rooms
  • 2:30 p.m. Interviewing Techniques and Practice
  • 3:50 p.m. Branding
  • 4:35 p.m. Your Message – Communicating Professionally

Students who attend 2 of the 4 modules and the final virtual networking event will receive a Certificate of Completion and a FREE leather binder.