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Workshop
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Résumé Lab
This class is designed for the job seeker who does not have a résumé AND has limited or no computer skills. Participants should bring work history information with them for creating & completing the résumé.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: William,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
2:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Interview Like a S.T.A.R.
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing." Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview and ready to play your part. Recommended workshop prior to lab: Interviewing Techniques.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Strategic Planning For Self Employment
If you are thinking of opening a business, WorkSource Snohomish County can help! We invite you to spend part of your day discovering if becoming a small business owner is the right fit for you and discuss the beginning research that is the foundation of a solid business. In addition, you will be provided business planning and support resources that are available through the internet and the community  that can help you with the next steps of forming a business.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Online Application Lab
Need help with an online application? Join us for our online application lab! Please have an electronic version of your resume available on a flash drive, floppy disk, or in your email for this staff-assisted lab.  *Space is limited. *Requires same-day sign-up at the WorkSource reception desk, Room #330
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Advanced LinkedIn
It’s not just what you know, it’s who you know.  In this workshop you will learn how to present yourself using LinkedIn, the world’s leading online networking tool, and tell the world about your business skills and abilities. A Two hour hands-on lab, overview of the site, how to set up your profile, make business connections, join groups, research companies and much more. Pre-requisite for Advanced LinkedIn-Must have a LinkedIn Account.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
When Income Decreases But the Bills Don't
Unexpected but inevitable financial crises can be difficult to overcome, especially when debt levels are high and savings levels are low. If you are facing a financial setback, it is time for planning, not panic. Learn how to assess the situation, identify resources, set priorities, create a plan, and communicate with your creditors during a financial crisis.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
10:00 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 313
Language: English
Ticket to Work
Did you know if you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.  We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 at WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave. Room 313.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.
Contact Name: Elizabeth Gordon,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
1:00 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #311
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Myths of Maturity
This workshop addresses the concerns and realities of the mature job seeker.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Résumé Lab
This class is designed for the job seeker who does not have a résumé AND has limited or no computer skills. Participants should bring work history information with them for creating & completing the résumé. Space is limited. Same-day pre-registration is required. Come in person or call 425-412-6867 to reserve a spot.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Career Planning
At a career crossroads? This workshop will help provide you the tools to identify and begin planning for your next career.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Know Your Skills & Abilities
Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Shawnie,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
CommUnity Resource Fair
This is an opportunity to connect with resources in our community. Stop by to obtain information about and assistance with: Job Search Veterans Services Housing Services for people of disability Food Assistance Volunteer Recruitment Healtthcare Access Career Transition Services Healthy Families Child Development Information Worker Retraining and MORE!!!! 
Contact Name: Christina,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Disability? Assistance with Going To Work
DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Contact Name: DVR Job Developer,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Employment Opportunity Inititative Orientation
Contact Name: Asha,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Know Your Skills & Abilities
Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
8:30 AM10:30 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Straight Talk Series: "I Need More Help With Behavioral Interviewing"
The Straight Talk Workshop Series (STS) is open to everyone and will rotate through a variety of Job Search Related topics, such as: Essential Job Search Tools, Interviewing, Networking, The Impact of Attitude and much more.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Skcly0IJlLY&feature=youtu.be
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
2:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Disability? Assistance with Going To Work
DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
9:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Tuition Assistance & Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment.  In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following:  1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Résumés That Work and Cover Letters Too
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Worker Retraining
In coordination with the Employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills. Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Myths of Maturity
This workshop addresses the concerns and realities of the mature job seeker.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jul 31, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Perfecting Applications
An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Fri, Aug 1, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 1, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Unemployment Benefits and Training
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner-Approved Training (CAT) and/or Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit an application.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 4, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 4, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 4, 2014
11:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Straight Talk Series "Motivating your Job Search"
The Straight Talk Workshop Series (STS) is open to everyone and will rotate through a variety of Job Search Related topics, such as: Essential Job Search Tools, Interviewing, Networking, The Impact of Attitude and much more.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: James,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 4, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Résumé Lab
This class is designed for the job seeker who does not have a résumé AND has limited or no computer skills. Participants should bring work history information with them for creating & completing the résumé.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 5, 2014
11:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Getting Back to Work with a Criminal Background
Learn about: "Roadmap to Success" A job readiness program, explaining your criminal history, discussing your background in an interview, your rights, things employer can or cannot as during an interview.
Contact Name: Mark,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 5, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Know Your Skills & Abilities
Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 6, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #313
Language: English
Re-Entry into the Workplace for Ex-Offenders
Designed for those facing challenges returning to work due to past criminal offenses. This class will provide a general overview and introduce you to applications, resumes, how to talk to employers, employer incentives, criminal backgrounds and how to read them and disqualifying convictions
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Wed, Aug 6, 2014
11:00 AM3:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
EVERGREEN STATE FAIR VENDOR PRIORITY SIGN UP
Evergreen State Fair does no hiring for Food Concessions. Applications are processed through WorkSource Monroe. Vendor Priority Sign up Events are scheduled at: WorkSource Monroe Wednesday August 6th 2014 and Wednesday August 13th 2014. STOP BY BETWEEN 11AM – 3PM ON THOSE DAYS. All food handling positions require a FOOD WORKER CARD. Contact the Snohomish County Health Department at http://www.snohd.org/Shd_EH/Eh_FLE/FoodWorker.aspx for dates, time, fees and online course information required for Food Worker Cards & Classes.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Christina Nelson - Site Operator, Contact Phone: 360-512-3625, Contact Email: ckelley@esd.wa.gov,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 6, 2014
1:30 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resumes That Work, and Cover Letters Too
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 7, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class covers the very basics of what you need to know to be able to look for work on the internet, to include use of the mouse and keyboard as well as creating an email account and using the WorkSource website; You will gain the basic fundamentals of online job search.  Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! Space is limited.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: William,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 7, 2014
12:30 PM1:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
PREPARE TO ATTEND LAB: "AM I ELIGIBLE (for Free or Low Cost Health Insurance) For best results, please bring the following to the event: • Social security numbers and dates of birth for everyone in the household • Email address • Unemployment tax returns or financial records from 2013 (or an estimate of your family's gross monthly income) • If not a US citizen, permanent resident cards or residency visa status information and paperwork • Names and addresses of all employers of household members • Monthly cost of health insurance that any household member currently has
Contact Name: Rosa,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 7, 2014
12:30 PM1:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Tuition Assistance and Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment. In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following: 1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 8, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
LinkedIn – Basics Show and Tell – learn how to present yourself online and tell the world about your business skills and abilities. Two hour hands-on lab: overview of the site, how to set up your profile, make business connections, join groups and research companies. You are welcome to bring your own Wi-Fi capable laptop/tablet!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Fri, Aug 8, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
1:00 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #311
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resumes That Work, and Cover Letters Too
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Phone: Shawnie,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Myths of Maturity
This workshop addresses the concerns and realities of the mature job seeker.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
10:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here www.youtube.com…
Contact Name: CJ,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
“When income decreases…but the bills don’t.”
Unexpected but inevitable financial crises can be difficult to overcome, especially when debt levels are high and savings levels are low. If you are facing a financial setback, it is time for planning, not panic. Learn how to assess the situation, identify resources, set priorities, create a plan, and communicate with your creditors during a financial crisis.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Dean,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
1:00 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
PREPARE TO ATTEND LAB: “AM I ELIGIBLE (For Free or Low Cost Health Insurance) For best results, please bring the following to the event: •Social security numbers and dates of birth for everyone in the household •Email address •Unemployment tax returns or financial records from 2013 (or an estimate of your family’s gross monthly income) •If not a US citizen, permanent resident cards or residency visa status information and paperwork •Names and addresses of all employers of household members •Monthly cost of health insurance that any household member currently has
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
11:00 AM3:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
EVERGREEN STATE FAIR VENDOR PRIORITY SIGN UP
Evergreen State Fair does no hiring for Food Concessions. Applications are processed through WorkSource Monroe. Vendor Priority Sign up Events are scheduled at: WorkSource Monroe Wednesday August 6th 2014 and Wednesday August 13th 2014. STOP BY BETWEEN 11AM – 3PM ON THOSE DAYS. All food handling positions require a FOOD WORKER CARD. Contact the Snohomish County Health Department at http://www.snohd.org/Shd_EH/Eh_FLE/FoodWorker.aspx for dates, time, fees and online course information required for Food Worker Cards & Classes.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Christina Nelson - Site Operator, Contact Phone: 360-512-3625, Contact Email: ckelley@esd.wa.gov,
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Class room
Language: English
Re-Entry in to the Work Place for Ex-offenders
Designed for those facing challenges returning to work due to past criminal offenses. This class will provide a general overview and introduce you to applications, resumes, how to talk to employers, employer incentives, criminal backgrounds and how to read them and disqualifying convictions
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Charlotte/CJ,
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
1:30 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resumes That Work, and Cover Letters Too
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Landlord/Tenant & Fair Housing Training
Worried about paying rent? Taught by specialists in Fair Housing and Landlord / Tenant from the Volunteers of America Dispute Resolution Center, learn about landlord / tenant rights and responsibilities, fair housing awareness, what landlords screen for, and conflict resolution skills to help stabilize housing and minimize evictions. Receive a certificate upon completion that entitles you to free landlord / tenant mediation and boosts your rental resume.
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
2:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Disability? Assistance with Going To Work
DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 14, 2014
9:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Tuition Assistance & Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment.  In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following:  1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 14, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Worker Retraining
In coordination with the Employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills. Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 14, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Unemployment Benefits and Training
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner-Approved Training (CAT) and/or Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit an application.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Shawnie,
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Advanced LinkedIn
It’s not just what you know, it’s who you know.  In this workshop you will learn how to present yourself using LinkedIn, the world’s leading online networking tool, and tell the world about your business skills and abilities. A Two hour hands-on lab, overview of the site, how to set up your profile, make business connections, join groups, research companies and much more. Pre-requisite for Advanced LinkedIn-Must have a LinkedIn Account.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
When Income Decreases but the Bills Don't
Unexpected but inevitable financial crises can be difficult to overcome, especially when debt levels are high and savings levels are low. If you are facing a financial setback, it is time for planning, not panic. Learn how to assess the situation, identify resources, set priorities, create a plan, and communicate with your creditors during a financial crisis.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Résumé Lab
This class is designed for the job seeker who does not have a résumé AND has limited or no computer skills. Participants should bring work history information with them for creating & completing the résumé.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Shawnie,
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Workshop
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
11:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Getting Back to Work with a Criminal Background
Learn about: "Roadmap to Success" A job readiness program, explaining your criminal history, discussing your background in an interview, your rights, things employer can or cannot as during an interview.
Contact Name: Mark,
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Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Retraining or College Bound? How do I choose – Things to consider & know
Trying to decide between college and retraining? This two hour workshop provides information to help you make the right decision for yourself. A variety of topics are covered including tuition assistance
Contact Name: Karen,
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 20, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Re-Entry into the Workplace for Ex-Offenders
Designed for those facing challenges returning to work due to past criminal offenses. This class will provide a general overview and introduce you to applications, resumes, how to talk to employers, employer incentives, criminal backgrounds and how to read them and disqualifying convictions
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 20, 2014
1:30 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resumes That Work, and Cover Letters Too
Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 21, 2014
12:00 PM1:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Disability? Assistance with Going To Work
DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Contact Name: Hari,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 21, 2014
12:30 PM1:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Tuition Assistance and Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment. In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following: 1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 21, 2014
12:30 PM1:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Tuition and Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment. In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following: 1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 21, 2014
12:30 PM1:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
PREPARE TO ATTEND LAB: "AM I ELIGIBLE (for Free or Low Cost Health Insurance) For best results, please bring the following to the event: • Social security numbers and dates of birth for everyone in the household • Email address • Unemployment tax returns or financial records from 2013 (or an estimate of your family's gross monthly income) • If not a US citizen, permanent resident cards or residency visa status information and paperwork • Names and addresses of all employers of household members • Monthly cost of health insurance that any household member currently has
Contact Name: Rosa,
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
LinkedIn – Basics Show and Tell – learn how to present yourself online and tell the world about your business skills and abilities. Two hour hands-on lab: overview of the site, how to set up your profile, make business connections, join groups and research companies. You are welcome to bring your own Wi-Fi capable laptop/tablet!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Proactive Job Search
Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here http://youtu.be/Skcly0IJlLY
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
1:00 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #311
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS ARE WELCOME! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Career Planning
At a career crossroads? This workshop will help provide you the tools to identify and begin planning for your next career.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Know Your Skills & Abilities
Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Shawnie,
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Workshop
Tue, Aug 26, 2014
10:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA Services
If you are looking for work . . . if you’re already utilizing WorkSource and attending workshops . . . but all of your efforts don’t seem to be enough . . . if you would like to take your job search to the next level . . . come and learn about the WIA Program (WorkForce Investment Act), and how we might be able to help. You can learn more about WIA here www.youtube.com…
Contact Name: CJ,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 26, 2014
1:00 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
PREPARE TO ATTEND LAB: “AM I ELIGIBLE (For Free or Low Cost Health Insurance) For best results, please bring the following to the event: •Social security numbers and dates of birth for everyone in the household •Email address •Unemployment tax returns or financial records from 2013 (or an estimate of your family’s gross monthly income) •If not a US citizen, permanent resident cards or residency visa status information and paperwork •Names and addresses of all employers of household members •Monthly cost of health insurance that any household member currently has
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 26, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM

Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Straight Talk Series: "Motivating your job search"
The Straight Talk Workshop Series (STS) is open to everyone and will rotate through a variety of Job Search Related topics, such as: Essential Job Search Tools, Interviewing, Networking, The Impact of Attitude and much more.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Certification in Customer Service
Do you consider yourself to have a disability and are interested in pursuing a career or job that requires excellent customer service?  Do you want to show employers that you have the quality customer service skills they need to add value to their company?  If you answered yes to all of the above then this workshop is for you!  We will conduct a customer care assessment and help you achieve certification.  Successful workshop attendees will be certified in customer care through the Association of Washington Businesses, an impressive credential to give you a leg up on your job search.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
2:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Disability? Assistance with Going To Work
DVR believes employment contributes to a person’s ability to live independently and that everyone has a right to work. Our purpose is to empower people with disabilities to achieve a greater quality of life by obtaining and maintaining employment. This introduction will help you determine if DVR is an appropriate resource for you and provide you with more information about how to access our services.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.