How We Work

 
CORE PROGRAMS
High-Quality Professional Development to Advance your Career

WFO offers Core Programs that equip clients to combat the changing landscape of the employment market. Core Programs improve workplace soft skills for clients who need immediate employment and clients with limited stability looking for a career with trajectory. 

Program:
Navigate
What's Covered:
Identify Career Path with upward mobility, Refresh your elevator pitch, Network in your community, Connect with local employers
Target:
Unemployed Individuals
Length of Program:
2-week workshop
Program:
Accelerate
Length of Program:
6-week workshop
Target:
Underemployed, Part time, on-call, Temp, etc.
What's Covered:
Improve your soft skills for promotions, Retain employment, Uncover leadership qualities, Establish sustainability marketing opportunities
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Program:
Catapult
Length of Program:
10 week workshop
Target:
Employed (3 years+)
What's Covered:
Create long term career plan, Connect with community mentors, Introduction to Entrepreneurship and wealth asset building. Work with a Career Coach
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Supplemental Services
 
Immediate Employment Support

WFO offers supplemental services while clients are on the road to self sufficiency. These services improve clients’ potential and confidence as they are met with new challenges in the job market.

Services Include:
Professional Attire 

Target: Newly Hired Clients 

Duration: Year Round 

What's Covered:

1 hour service where clients receive professional clothing for new job

Professional Development 

Target: Open

Duration: Quarterly 

What's Covered:

2 hours workshop that cover various topics such as Resume writing, Introduction to Linkedin, Work/Life Balance, and Professional Networking

Mock Interviews

Target: Unemployed

Duration: Year Round

What's Covered:

3 hours services for clients to practice interview skills with top Bay Area employers  (open to community)

Financial Literacy 

Target: Open

Duration: Quarterly

 

What's Covered:

2 hour workshop that covers topics such as Budgeting, Credit, Home Ownership, Tax Support, Asset Management

Steps to Sustainability 

Target: Open

Duration: Quarterly 

What's Covered:

WFO works with community agencies to bring its Mobile Career Resource to your community. Clients receive professional attire, applicable learning tools, and learn to network with job markets

WFO's STS Services- Steps to Stability (STS) is a comprehensive approach to helping clients obtain immediate employment. Soft skills training coupled with proper attire and connections to local employers gives clients a chance at starting financial self-sufficiency. In partnership with local agencies and affiliates, this event is offered in public space where clients have access. This service is offered in several underserved communities around the Bay Area.
Community Partners
 
Attention Bay Area Workforce Job Development Agencies! WFO can provide your clients with a polished look for interviews as they enter the workforce. If your agency would like to refer clients to WFO for professional attire