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Catholic Career Roundtable Job Club

Posted by: | January 15, 2018

People finding people jobs.  CCR holds weekly workshops for all those in transition.  At these informal meetings we discuss the nuts and bolts of career transition, identify target companies and celebrate wins! There are no fees for job seekers or employers who attend.  Relationships have replaced resumes, view our Resource tab above!

                                                                 Location /Time / Contact
                                                                    Good Shepherd Parish
                                  (Community Room, east side of Parish, look for CCR signs)
                                                         12800 West 75th   Shawnee, KS  66216
                                                            8:30  – 9:30 AM  Job Seeker updates
                                                            9:30 – 10:00 AM  Networking
                              or 816.582.1809
CCR Update:  Since August 14, 2017, twenty-one (21) of our  job seekers have secured gainful employment.  Congratulations to each of our new CCR Alumni.                  
The CCR is a 501(c)(3) and your donations are tax deductible. Use PayPal here or mail your donation directly to: CCR Job Club, Attn: Dave McClain, 7000 W. 99th Street, Overland Park, KS 66212.
  Weekly workshops:

Since CCR’s inception March 2009, we have taken part in:

·         Assisting  Catholic and non-Catholics find gainful employment.

·         Assisted 4700+ job seekers with our weekly meetings in the past eight years.

·         Broadcasting monthly updates to a database of 2100+ job seekers & followers.

·         Continuation of a resource for both the job seeker and the employer to include current job postings on the CCR web site.

Previous Panel Roundtables:

In addition, CCR Facilitators are available to launch our Job Club within your parish, church or community. This initiative complements an ever growing database of businesses who are sharing opportunities with our professionals seeking new careers as well as parishioners who are networking and praying for ALL those in transition.


By the Grace of God and your support the CCR enters its nineth year helping all those in transition. 

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December 9th, 2017 Alumni & Friends of CCR

Posted by: | December 24, 2017

Our meeting today included a friend from RideKC Freedom, looking for para transit drivers.  Several job seekers along with two newcomers were in attendance.  In addition we had eight (8) CCR Alumni sharing their personal success stories.  Four of these Alumni had found gainful employment  in the past three months.  Networking was the common thread shared in all their stories, along with prayer.   

The CCR believes the process in today’s job search is a two prong approach.  Apply for the position you are qualified for, next find someone within that company that can move your application from the stack of many to the group of the few.

Today we were honored by eight CCR Alumni who returned after attending the CCR as long as five years ago to as recently as just this past month to pay it forward by being that voice with their current employer (City Wide, Line-X Protective Coatings, Health Care Foundation of Greater KC, KeyBank Real Estate Capital, MTC Holding Corporation, Shadow Glenn Gold Course, Smith & Lovelace, & UnitedLex).

This is priceless… and for that CCR continues it’s mission assisting all those in transition.

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October 28th, 2017 Alumni & Friends CCR Day

Posted by: | November 4, 2017

Productive meeting today with two CCR Alumni in attendance and representing Bushell and Cerner, also CCR was happy to welcome a new guest representing DST.

Alumni & Friends of CCR Day is a great way for job seekers to meet those who have been in their shoes and are now not only back to full time employment, they are willing to do what they can if one of your target companies happens to be their employer.  In today’s world, 80% of jobs are found through networking.  Come network with the CCR!

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August 26th, 2017 Alumni Day

Posted by: | September 14, 2017

CCR  Job Club facilitates a monthly Alumni Day that includes people who have been through the job search process and have been active participates in previous CCR workshops and are now gainfully employed.   Today we were happy to have NINE former job seekers come back as CCR Alumni and share each of their personal stories.

Current job seekers were overwhelmed at the opportunity to meet people who understood the process and who had found gainful employment.  That means NINE companies were represented today.  If you were at the meeting, you now have NINE new contacts on the inside.  Well done!


Reminder, no CCR Job Club meeting 09/30/17 so we’ll see you back 10/07/17 for our next workshop.

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April 29th 2017 CCR Panel Roundtable

Posted by: | April 30, 2017

CCR hosted our quarterly Panel Roundtable. Roundtable days are a unique opportunity for job seekers to meet with representatives from companies who support our job mission and are hiring.  
Our guests at the April 29th Panel included representatives from:
  • Commerce Bank
  • Plastic Packaging Technologies
  • University of Kansas Medical Center

Attendees were made aware of over 1,000 job openings at these three organizations!

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March 25th 2017 CCR Alumni Day

Posted by: | March 26, 2017

Today the CCR held its second Alumni Day.  We had the pleasure of having four CCR Alumni attend and share what it’s like ‘after job club.’  The theme for this meeting was “you are not alone in your job search!”  Each one of our Alumni shared the depression they felt of becoming unemployed, and added that, that all changed when they discovered CCR Job Club.

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