Use Emotional Intelligence to Land the Right Job

You’ve heard of IQ, but did you know that EQ may be more valuable in a job search? Emotional intelligence, or EQ, refers to the non-cognitive skills that make us personally and socially more competent and successful. And—the good news is, you can learn how to build your EQ skill set! At 6:30 p.m. on…

More Than Money: How JVS Career Services Scholarships Are Making Dreams Come True

By Joni Burton, CEO, JVS Career Services “It’s never been a question ‘if’ a college education would happen in my family. It was always assumed that I was going to go to college,” explains 30-year-old Tamara Zmood. The critical question for her and her sister, who, along with their parents, immigrated to Cincinnati from the…

JVS Career Services 2016 Annual Meeting

JVS Career Services will celebrate a year of milestone achievements and look forward to future successes at their annual meeting at 7 p.m., on May 31, 2016, at Rockdale Temple. “This past year has been a record-breaker at JVS Career Services,” said Joni Burton, CEO of JVS Career Services. “Our agency has doubled in size,…

JVS Career Services: Jewish Foundation Investment Enables Agency to Expand Efforts

By Mike Boberg, Senior Grants Officer, Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati Over the past two years, The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati has made a significant investment in JVS Career Services to change the landscape for jobseekers, college internships, and employers, both in and outside the Cincinnati Jewish community. This unprecedented investment has allowed the organization to…