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Visit go2worksource for WorkSource workshops and events around Washington or click here for a list of events held by Everett Public Libraries

Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
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
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 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
Wed, Apr 23, 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
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
2:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
An Introduction to the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation services
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, Apr 24, 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, Apr 24, 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, Apr 24, 2014
9:30 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, Apr 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
Thu, Apr 24, 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 Registration Required
Thu, Apr 24, 2014
12:30 PM2:30 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for Free or Low Cost Health Insurance?
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 Registration Required
Thu, Apr 24, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE (For Free or Low Cost Health Insurance)
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
Thu, Apr 24, 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 Registration Required
Fri, Apr 25, 2014
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class covers what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices and physical components of a computer. You will have the tools you need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer fundamentals. You will learn how to sign on to the WorkSource computers as well as how to use the WorkSource and labor market information websites for job search. This workshop has both lecture and hands-on components. *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, Apr 25, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
LinkedIn-Advanced
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, Apr 25, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Introduction to WIA and WorkSource+ Services
Space is limited.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Fri, Apr 25, 2014
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
CAT\TB Overview
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
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA and WorkSource Services+

This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
9:00 AM10:30 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 with sessions from 9-10:30 or 11-12:30 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.
Hiring Event
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
10:00 AM12:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Hiring Event: Comcast- *NEW* Openings
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Interested in Working at a Comcast Cable Call Center in Lynnwood or Everett? At the event you will -
  • Learn about our Hiring and Training Process
  • Get all your questions answered for starting a career with Comcast Customer Care.
Select ONE of these Informational Sessions *10 am - 11 am or *11:30 am - 12:30 pm Sessions begin promptly at the time indicated and run 45 minutes. WorkSource Everett (at the Everett Transit Center) Room 311 Note: Allow time for parking. To view full job description enter the WA2537919 at www.go2worksource.com or at www.comcast.com/careers Search: CAE 2 Customer Technical IP Support - Call Center (Everett/Lynnwood, WA)
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Apr 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, Apr 28, 2014
11:00 AM12:30 PM
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 with sessions from 9-10:30 or 11-12:30 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, Apr 28, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Effective Résumés and Cover Letters
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.
Hiring Event
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Hiring Event: Perry Ellis & Jockey
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Now hiring for Seattle Premium Outlets
  • Sales Associates
  • Supervisors
Bring your resume and be prepared to interview! WorkSource Everett (at the Everett Transit Center) 3201 Smith Ave., Room 311 Everett, WA 98201 Note: Allow Time for Parking
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
ResCare Academy Lab: Business Meeting Etiquette
In this course, you'll learn the proper conduct to display during both formal and informal meetings, negotiations, and entertainments.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Apr 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, Apr 28, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resume 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 Registration Required
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Help for Existing Résumés
Have a résumé and need it critiqued? Is your résumé getting you interviews? Bring your résumé in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Effective Résumé & Cover Letters and Putting Your Skills to Work workshops prior to attending this class. This class uses MS Word and you MUST HAVE BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS. *Space is limited.
**You MUST have a résumé on disk, cd, flash drive or email (and in MS Word or RTF Format!!)

This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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 Registration Required
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
8:00 AM10:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Community Transit is now hiring full-time and part-time Coach Operators.  Coach Operators receive paid training $18.29 per hour! What you need to bring to the session: 1. Recent drivers abstract (no earlier than April 14, 2014 (on a thumb drive if possible) 2. Work history - going back 10 years (or less if you have been out of school less than 10 years) 3. Two professional references (name and contact information).  These must be individuals that supervised you directly or indirectly so they can speak to specific job performance. 4. A personal e-mail address (to take the Kenexa test and also to include in the application)
Sponsor: Community Transit, Contact Name: Sandy Palmer, Contact Email: sandy.palmer@rescare.com,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
10:30 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB) Overview
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? Do you need job-related training to find work? Do you know where to find the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)? WorkSource can assist you in completing your CAT or CAT/TB application and provide the information you need to answer your UI questions related to training.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event Registration Required
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
11:00 AM1:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Community Transit is now hiring full-time and part-time Coach Operators.  Coach Operators receive paid training $18.29 per hour! What you need to bring to the session: 1. Recent drivers abstract (no earily than April 14, 2014 (on a thumb drive if possible) 2. Work history - going back 10 years (or less if you have been out of school less than 10 years) 3. Two professional references (name and contact information).  These must be individuals that supervised you directly or indirectly so they can speak to specific job performance. 4. A personal e-mail address (to take the Kenexa test and also to include in the application)
Sponsor: Community Transit, Contact Name: Sandy Palmer, Contact Email: sandy.palmer@rescare.com,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Putting Your Skills to Work
Knowing your strengths and your passions are critical component to your career search. In this workshop, you will uncover and identify skills gained through job(s) and life experiences; and learn how to successfully sell those skills and showcase yourself effectively in today’s job market.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Got Interviews?
Learn how to get more interviews by understanding what is happening on the other side of the “Apply” button. This information augments existing workshops dedicated to process and procedure with more information about what specifically needs to be written in your application materials. You’ll learn the Applicant Tracking System’s purpose and how to overcome its use by employers when you’re a qualified candidate. Discover Human Resource’s purpose in the applicant qualification process along with Hiring Managers expectations with your application and the interview.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event Registration Required
Tue, Apr 29, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Community Transit is now hiring full-time and part-time Coach Operators.  Coach Operators receive paid training $18.29 per hour! What you need to bring to the session: 1. Recent drivers abstract (no earily than April 14, 2014 (on a thumb drive if possible) 2. Work history - going back 10 years (or less if you have been out of school less than 10 years) 3. Two professional references (name and contact information).  These must be individuals that supervised you directly or indirectly so they can speak to specific job performance. 4. A personal e-mail address (to take the Kenexa test and also to include in the application)
Sponsor: Community Transit, Contact Name: Sandy Palmer, Contact Email: sandy.palmer@rescare.com,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
8:30 AM10:30 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Straight Talk Series (STS)
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
Additional Information: "Do I answer Interviewing Questions?",
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
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
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Introduction to WIA & WorkSource+ Services

This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 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.
Hiring Event
Wed, Apr 30, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Monroe
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Hiring Event: Lowe's
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Lowe's (store #2781) in Monroe, WA is seeking qualified candidates for multiple seasonal retail positions.
A Lowe’s HR Manager will be onsite to:
  • Present information about the company
  • Discuss open positions
  • Answer your questions
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 1:00-4:00PM, Come by any time
This is a great opportunity for outgoing, energetic, customer-friendly individuals! Tell your friends, family and neighbors! Be sure to bring your resume and be prepared to complete an online application. Feel free to apply online in advance and then come by to meet our HR Manager. WorkSource Job #: WS436205715 To see full job postings, search by job ID number https://fortress.wa.gov/esd/worksource/JobIDSearch.aspx
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Workshop
Thu, May 1, 2014
9:30 AM11:30 AM
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
Thu, May 1, 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, May 2, 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, May 2, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
A two-hour, hands-on lab for those who have not yet created a LinkedIn account. Learn how to create an account, set up your profile, make connections, join groups, find job postings and research companies. There will be a Q&A session during the last 30 minutes of the workshop. Prerequisite: You do not yet have a LinkedIn account
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, May 5, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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
Mon, May 5, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
ResCare Academy Lab: The Customer Service Representative (CSR)
This course will familiarize the individual with the basic role of the CSR and the environment in which he performs his duties, including typical roles of the CSR in a support environment, basic tasks accomplished by the CSR, the support center and customer's role in a support environment, how the support center has evolved, and company and support center best practices.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, May 5, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Career Planning Workshop
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
Tue, May 6, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Putting Your Skills to Work
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
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Workshop
Wed, May 7, 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.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, May 7, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
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
Wed, May 7, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 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
Wed, May 7, 2014
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Proactive Job Search
Take charge of your job search and find the hidden job market! Instead of simply reacting to job postings, learn the tools and research methods that can help you identify companies and/or industries that match your skills and abilities, are a cultural fit for your life and that you want to be a part of. This workshop will take you through a three-step approach: 1) Research 2) Developing an approach to companies and 3) Following through to success.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, May 8, 2014
9:30 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Résumé and Cover Letter
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
Thu, May 8, 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, May 8, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Diversity Labor Exchange Live Resume Prep
What is the Diversity Labor Exchange Live Resume Prep? This workshop is a time where job seekers are able to practice and polish their best 60 second commercial, critique and encourage other job seekers and often leave with inspiration and encouragements on how they can best sell themselves during the event.  This is an opportunity for job seekers who would benefit from highlighting and marketing their skills to employers in a non-traditional way.  We also discuss etiquette of a job fair and expectations. This workshop is the mandatory prerequisite for the Diversity Labor Exchange Live Resume opportunity. TO REGISTER: Pre-register online and email your most current resume to Becca Burt at becca.burt@workforcesnohomish.org If you have general questions contact Becca Burt at 425-622-6332 or becca.burt@workforcesnohomish.org.
Contact Name: Becca Burt, Contact Phone: 425-622-6332, Contact Email: becca.burt@workforcesnohomish.org,
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, May 9, 2014
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class covers what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices and physical components of a computer. You will have the tools you need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer fundamentals. You will learn how to sign on to the WorkSource computers as well as how to use the WorkSource and labor market information websites for job search. This workshop has both lecture and hands-on components. *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
Fri, May 9, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #311
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, May 9, 2014
1:30 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Re-Entry Coalition Meeting
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, May 12, 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 with sessions from 9-10:30 or 11-12:30 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,
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Workshop
Mon, May 12, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
ResCare Academy Lab: Customer Interactions
This course is intended to show the proper procedures and processes needed to provide effective customer service: how to properly support a customer, how to overcome communication problems, and how to use active listening.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, May 12, 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
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Workshop
Mon, May 12, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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
Mon, May 12, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Help for Existing Résumés
Have a résumé and need it critiqued? Is your résumé getting you interviews? Bring your résumé in and let us help you make it better. We strongly recommend that you attend the Effective Résumé & Cover Letters and Putting Your Skills to Work workshops prior to attending this class. This class uses MS Word and you MUST HAVE BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS. *Space is limited.
**You MUST have a résumé on disk, cd, flash drive or email (and in MS Word or RTF Format!!)

This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Tue, May 13, 2014
8:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Straight Talk Series (STS): Behavioral Interview Questions
This group meets weekly to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Tue, May 13, 2014
10:30 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB) Overview
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? Do you need job-related training to find work? Do you know where to find the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)? WorkSource can assist you in completing your CAT or CAT/TB application and provide the information you need to answer your UI questions related to training.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, May 14, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
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
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, May 14, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 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
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Workshop
Wed, May 14, 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, May 15, 2014
9:30 AM12:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Smart Money
Budgeting, Checking Accounts & Banking Services- Discover practical ways to make the most of the money you have. Track monthly spending, balance your budget and set financial goals for now and the future. Consumer Rights, Credit Repair, Managing Personal Finances & Saving- Take control of your finances! Determine your income and expenses, prioritize bill payments, set financial goals, discover resources to help you deal with credit card debt.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, May 15, 2014
9:30 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
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Workshop
Thu, May 15, 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, May 15, 2014
2:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, May 16, 2014
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Resume Lab
Are you unfamiliar with computers and need some beginning guidance? Do you need help creating a résumé in electronic format or creating an email? Come to our résumé lab! You will learn computer skills needed to create a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop has both lecture and hands-on components. PREREQUISITE: Have the résumé worksheet filled out ahead of time. You can find copies in the resource room #330. If you complete your résumé during this workshop you can also work on a generic application and/or a cover letter template. *Requires same-day sign-up at the WorkSource reception desk, Room #330
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, May 16, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Advanced LinkedIn
Two hour hands-on lab for those with an existing LinkedIn account. Learn how to enhance your profile, customize your news feeds, engage with groups, use LinkedIn Applications, and obtain quality endorsements. There will be a Q&A session during the last 30 minutes of the workshop. Prerequisite: You have established a LinkedIn account
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, May 19, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Career Planning Workshop
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, May 19, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
ResCare Academy Lab: Customer Service Processes and Procedures
This course is intended to show the proper procedures and processes needed to provide effective customer service: how to properly support a customer, how to overcome communication problems, and how to use active listening.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, May 19, 2014
3:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #213
Language: English
Career Planning for Recent Graduates
“If you’ve recently graduated from college and you’re having trouble finding work or have found work you don’t enjoy, we can help! In this workshop you will learn all about WorkSource services and walk away with some great job search tips that will empower you to find great opportunities in the career you always imagined.
Contact Name: Teri Reade,
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Workshop
Tue, May 20, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Putting Your Skills to Work
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
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Workshop
Wed, May 21, 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, May 21, 2014
10:00 AM11:00 AM
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
Wed, May 21, 2014
11:00 AM12:00 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
Thu, May 22, 2014
9:30 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Résumé and Cover Letter
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, May 22, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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 Registration Required
Fri, May 23, 2014
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class covers what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices and physical components of a computer. You will have the tools you need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer fundamentals. You will learn how to sign on to the WorkSource computers as well as how to use the WorkSource and labor market information websites for job search. This workshop has both lecture and hands-on components. *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
Fri, May 23, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #311
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
Tue, May 27, 2014
10:30 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB) Overview
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? Do you need job-related training to find work? Do you know where to find the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)? WorkSource can assist you in completing your CAT or CAT/TB application and provide the information you need to answer your UI questions related to training.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, May 27, 2014
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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.