Career Development

Mi Casa Resource Center’s Career Next Step program is a 2-week Career Skill training that supports individuals looking for a new career path or wanting to improve in the areas of:

  • Digital LiteracyDigital Footprint (Manage your personal brand online)
    • Intro to Microsoft Office
    • Professionalism
      • Creation of Career Portfolio (Resume, Professional Headshot, etc)
      • Career Exploration
      • Job search process

      After building the foundational skills needed to excel in the workplace, you can take two routes:

      Route #1

      Financial Service Technical Training

      • 3-Week intensive intro to Financial Services
      • Earn the accredited National Retail Federation Foundation certificate
      • Tour of financial institutions
      • On-the-job skill building
      • Dress for Success
      • Refine interview skills
      • Interview Day (Guaranteed 3 interviews!)
      • Networking opportunities

      Route #2

      Career Coaching

      • Refine cover letter and resume
      • Use of on–site Computer Lab
      • Interview Skills Practice

      Job search support until hired:

      • Targeted connections w/ employers
      • Direct career coaching

      Post-employment support for up to 1 Year after employment  

      • Adapting to a new workplace
      • How to ask for a raise/promotion
      • Determining if you and the company are a good fit
      • Keeping your job

      *On-going wrap-around support services for individuals participating in the Next Step Program.


      Emily Thomas

      Career Recruiter



      This is your road map to success. YOU are the driver of your own success. Mi Casa is your headlights guiding you and helping you complement your potential.