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Here, you’ll find a calendar of upcoming events and seminars organized to help you reach your goals. If you have any questions, talk to your Career Manager! All events are for GOSO Guys only (closed to the public).

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July 16, 2019
  • Effective Workplace Habits 1 Workshop

    July 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    This workshop focuses on developing success strategies for both employment and higher education. The workshop helps participants avoid many of the behavioral problems that can undermine success and obstruct progress in both environments.

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  • Break

    July 16, 2019 @ 11:15 am - 11:30 am

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  • Resume Writing Workshop

    July 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    In this seminar, participants discuss the design, structure and content of an effective resume, and practice using their resumes in an interview setting. We then ask all workshop participants to take a few moments to review their resumes and practice speaking about a job experience to the group. This seminar also includes an introduction to online professional networking websites like LinkedIn, and a section on responsible social media use.

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  • Break

    July 16, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Regulate (Anger Management Group)

    July 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    In this group, participants learn techniques to help them better regulate their emotions and make better personal and professional decisions.

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  • Adolescent Curriculum

    July 16, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029

    This specialized curriculum for participants who are still in high school covers many of the topics covered in our Job Readiness Curriculum. Additionally, participants explore issues related to educational and personal success.

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July 17, 2019
  • Effective Workplace Habits 2

    July 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    Effective Workplace Habits 2 is a continuation on some of the themes explored in Effective Workplace Habits 1. This workshop focuses on understanding and differentiating between hard skills which are used to obtain employment, and soft skills which assist in longevity and mobility in employment. The majority of the workshop includes discussing and practicing soft skills, particularly as it pertains to varying forms of communication. Participants have the opportunity to apply critical thinking to different real-life scenarios they might encounter in the workplace, and coach each other on proper and appropriate modes of response. This workshop helps provide clients with the skills to not just obtain employment, but to have an opportunity for growth and promotion within their respective placement.

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  • Break

    July 17, 2019 @ 11:15 am - 11:30 am

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  • GOSO Educational and Vocational Workshop

    July 17, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    75 East 116th Street, New York, NY, United States

    In this workshop, participants are asked to have a discussion about their past educational experiences, including what worked and what didn't, as well as their future educational goals. We explore the different vocational trainings offered at GOSO, as well as additional trainings in which they may be interested. We inform participants about our on-site P2G/TASC classroom, as well as other HSE (GED) options. We also discuss the importance of why one should always be engaging in education, even after they have earned a degree or certifications. Lastly, we discuss different college opportunities and how to go about applying to school, deciding on majors, and how to succeed in earning a degree.

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  • Break/Independent Job Search

    July 17, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

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July 18, 2019
  • Interview Skills Workshop 2

    July 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    This workshop provides an opportunity for additional role-playing and interview rehearsal. Each participant engages in a mock interview to practice the skills he has learned in Intro to Interview Skills. He also learns to research his prospective employer prior to his interview, formulate questions for his interviewer, and follow up his interview with phone calls and emails.

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  • Break

    July 18, 2019 @ 12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

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  • Curriculum Review Workshop

    July 18, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    The final workshop before participants' final interview with Mr. Goldsmith, Curriculum Review covers important skills and lessons from the two week curriculum.

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  • Beats (Hip Hop Group)

    July 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    Participants discuss their life experiences and social issues through analyzing hip-hop lyrics and other forms of music. They also have an opportunity to share their own music and poetry, while connecting with each other.

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  • Break

    July 18, 2019 @ 1:45 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Yoga and Meditation Group

    July 18, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

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July 19, 2019
  • WEEKLY STAFF MEETING

    July 19, 2019 @ 9:15 am - 9:45 am

    Participants are asked to come to GOSO after 10am on Fridays as staff will have limited availability during staff meetings.

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  • GOSO Closes at 1pm (Summer Fridays)

    July 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    GOSO will be closing at 1pm on Fridays from 5/31/2019 until 8/30/2019.

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July 22, 2019
  • Orientation Workshop

    July 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    In Orientation, we discuss how GOSO operates, our program rules, and all of the opportunities that the program can provide.

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  • Break

    July 22, 2019 @ 11:15 am - 11:30 am

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  • Career Exploration 1

    July 22, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    In this seminar, we encourage participants to think freely and creatively about their futures and identify their strengths, talents and passions. With the help of the facilitator, group members develop a list individual career tracks that could potentially lead to fulfilling and realistic employment goals. By the end of the seminar, each participant has three career options that he will research in preparation for Career Exploration II.

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  • Break

    July 22, 2019 @ 12:45 pm - 1:00 pm

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  • Mellow Mondays (Art Group)

    July 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    1400 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10026

    Mellow Mondays is an arts-based group that promotes creativity and relaxation for GOSO participants. The group meets weekly, from 1pm to 2pm, in the Tutoring Room at the Education and Vocational Center.

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  • Basic Computer Skills

    July 22, 2019 @ 1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

    In this workshop, participants learn basic computer skills, including typing, writing professional emails, and utilizing Microsoft Office suite.

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  • BROSO (Group)

    July 22, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029, USA

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  • Adolescent Curriculum

    July 22, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    75 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029

    This specialized curriculum for participants who are still in high school covers many of the topics covered in our Job Readiness Curriculum. Additionally, participants explore issues related to educational and personal success.

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Industry professionals volunteering their time to teach the GOSO Guys strategic interview skills.