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Workshop
Tue, Aug 4, 2015
8:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Straight Talk Series (STS):Following Up After Interviews
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 4, 2015
11:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Mock Interview Lab
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a ‘Mock Interview’ setting. 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. Please note: Those participating in the "Job Ready Ladder" program will be given priority access to mock interviews with WorkSource professionals. Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Tue, Aug 4, 2015
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Qdoba Mexican Grill is currently hiring for part-time and full-time positions at their newest location in Lake Stevens, WA: • Restaurant Cook: $10.00-$11.00 • Line Server: $9.50-$10.25 • Team Leader: $10.50-$13.00 Meet with a company representative to learn more about job opportunities with Qdoba.  To view job descriptions and requirements for current job openings, please go to http://www,qdoba.com
Sponsor: Qdoba Mexican Grill, Contact Name: T.J. Bajwa, Contact Email: tbajwa@esd.wa.gov,
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Workshop
Tue, Aug 4, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English
Résumé and Correspondence
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 Name: Anita Byrne,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 4, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Mock Interview Lab
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a ‘Mock Interview’ setting. 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. Please note: Those participating in the "Job Ready Ladder" program will be given priority access to mock interviews with WorkSource professionals.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Are you still looking for work?  Manpower has an exciting career opportunity with an amazing company which values its people and rewards top talent. We are hiring for full-time, entry level small parts assembly positions in Redmond, WA starting at $11 per hour.  These are LONG-TERM positions and offer medical/dental/life/401k benefits!  No assembly experience required, we will train. You will enjoy a consistent day shift schedule of Monday – Thursday, 5:00am – 3:30pm (4/10’s). Here’s what we are looking for in our candidates: • Able to assemble small parts in a fast-paced, high volume environment • Able to pass a background check • Able to pass a drug screen Bring your resume! To see job description http://www.go2worksource.com and enter Job #WS449536341
Sponsor: Manpower, Contact Name: Sandy Palmer, Contact Email: sapalmer@esd.wa.gov,
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Job Search Supporting Documents Lab
You need more than just a resume for a successful job search.  You also need a cover letter, thank you letter and both professional and personal references.  In this lab you will be assisted in using a template to create supporting documents for your job search.  This workshop is an excellent complement to the Resume Lab. Prerequisites:  1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you’d like to apply, as well as the contact information (name, address, telephone number and email address) for three professional and three personal references. *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
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power Up
Find out how WorkSource can "Power UP" your job search with everything we have to offer. Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan. Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Resource Room / Computer Lab
Language: English,Spanish
Resume Lab
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 & Correspondence workshop 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
Contact Name: Aldo,
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
10:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
11:00 AM3:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
EVERGREEN STATE FAIR VENDOR PRIORITY SIGN UP
Evergreen State Fair does no hiring for Food Concession and Sales Vendors. Applications are processed through WorkSource Monroe. Vendor Priority Sign up Events are scheduled Wednesday August 5th from 11am-3pm and Wednesday August 12th 11am-3pm. All food handling positions require a FOOD WORKER CARD. Contact the Snohomish County Health Department at: http://www.doh.wa.gov/CommunityandEnvironment/Food/FoodWorkerandIndustry/FoodWorkerCard for dates, times, fees and online course information required for Food Worker Cards & Classes. Since the Evergreen State Fair hiring process coincides with Walmart hiring in Monroe, managers from Walmart will also be at WorkSource Monroe during these events to talk with people about transitioning into regular employment with them after the fair ends. 
Contact Name: Christina Sivewright, Contact Phone: 360-799-3421 - Monroe WorkSource,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 5, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Resume Lab
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab. PREREQUISITES: 1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330. 3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply. *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
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resume and Correspondence
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 Registration Required
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 231
Language: English
WIA Group Enrollment
Register today for WIA Orientation and group enrollment session! (Space is very limited)  Those who qualify may be eligible for additional intensive support services through this federally funded program!  PRE-REQUISITE: You must have attended Power-Up.  
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English,Spanish
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Flora,
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
1:00 PM4:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Guest Desk
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
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: Rachel - SeaMar,
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
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.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 6, 2015
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
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, Aug 6, 2015
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Your 60 Second Commercial
What is a 60 Second Commercial? 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 an interview, job fair or networking opportunity.  We also discuss etiquette of a job fair and expectations. TO REGISTER: Pre-register online
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 7, 2015
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
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 Registration Required
Fri, Aug 7, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Advanced LinkedIn
Two hour hands-on lab for those with an existing LinkedIn account. Learn how to enhance your profile, 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 Registration Required
Fri, Aug 7, 2015
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
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 7, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Unemployment Benefits & Training
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? There is much to know about going to school and remaining eligible for your UI benefits. This workshop will provide information needed to make an informed decision and complete the Commissioner Approved Training and/or Training Benefits Applications.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
9:00 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 312
Language: English
The Return to Work Program- Professional Panel
Ever wonder what is going on in the head of the people interviewing you? In an effort to make LinkedIn come alive, the Return to Work Program invites people who are a part of the hiring process to come and speak monthly at professional panels. You are invited to come and hear the following guest speakers: 1. Jade Broglio- Emergency Preparedness Manager and Clery Compliance Officer at Edmonds Community College https://www.linkedin.com/pub/jade-broglio/1/6a0/7b5 2. Lisa Hanks- Executive Director at Sunrise Services Inc. CTC https://www.linkedin.com/pub/lisa-hanks/82/141/807 3. Rebecca Mulhollen- Mortgage Coach https://www.linkedin.com/pub/rebecca-mulhollen/43/396/860 4. Charina L. Flores, PHR- VP of HR Operations & Six Sigma at The Barbelo Group https://www.linkedin.com/in/charinalflores 5. Esther Cooper- Director of Staffing at CareForce https://www.linkedin.com/pub/esther-cooper/17/526/154 6. Tina Gomez- HR Manager at Fred Meyer https://www.linkedin.com/pub/tina-gomez/91/a/669
Please join us!

This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
9:30 AM11:30 AM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)+
This group meets every Monday morning at the Mountlake Terrace Library 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
Additional Information: Employment with the City of Lynnwood, Lori Charles, HR Director,
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
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,
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 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 10, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Workplace Excellence-Communicability
Communicability is your ability to communicate verbally and non-verbally with people at all levels in ways that are clear and appropriate. Improving your communicability allows you to increase the company’s success and your own career success. PREREQUISITE: MUST HAVE ATTENDED Power Up.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Job Keeping Strategies
Getting your new position is only one piece of the puzzle!This workshop discusses the preparation and strategy you’ll need to establish yourself during that first six months of employment, to not only keep your job but to build a foundation for forward movement. Included is goal setting and information on how to use a mentor for success during your first year. Don’t wait for a job offer to take this class, prepare now because it’s just a matter of time!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 10, 2015
3:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
WIA Youth Services
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 11, 2015
8:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Straight Talk Series (STS):References- Do They Matter?
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 11, 2015
11:00 AM1:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
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 11, 2015
11:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Mock Interview Lab
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a ‘Mock Interview’ setting. 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. Please note: Those participating in the "Job Ready Ladder" program will be given priority access to mock interviews with WorkSource professionals. Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 11, 2015
1:00 PM4:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English
Mock Interviewing
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a ‘Mock Interview’ setting. 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.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Andrea,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 11, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing
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 discuss hard to answer questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
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: Mike,
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power Up
Find out how WorkSource can "Power UP" your job search with everything we have to offer. Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan. Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Job Search Supporting Documents Lab
You need more than just a resume for a successful job search.  You also need a cover letter, thank you letter and both professional and personal references.  In this lab you will be assisted in using a template to create supporting documents for your job search.  This workshop is an excellent complement to the Resume Lab. Prerequisites:  1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you’d like to apply, as well as the contact information (name, address, telephone number and email address) for three professional and three personal references. *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
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
10:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
11:00 AM3:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
EVERGREEN STATE FAIR VENDOR PRIORITY SIGN UP
Evergreen State Fair does no hiring for Food Concession and Sales Vendors. Applications are processed through WorkSource Monroe. Vendor Priority Sign up Events are scheduled Wednesday August 5th from 11am-3pm and Wednesday August 12th 11am-3pm. All food handling positions require a FOOD WORKER CARD. Contact the Snohomish County Health Department at: http://www.doh.wa.gov/CommunityandEnvironment/Food/FoodWorkerandIndustry/FoodWorkerCard for dates, times, fees and online course information required for Food Worker Cards & Classes. Since the Evergreen State Fair hiring process coincides with Walmart hiring in Monroe, managers from Walmart will also be at WorkSource Monroe during these events to talk with people about transitioning into regular employment with them after the fair ends. 
Contact Name: Christina Sivewright, Contact Phone: 360-799-3421 - Monroe WorkSource,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Resume Lab
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab. PREREQUISITES: 1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330. 3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply. *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
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Renter Certification & 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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 12, 2015
2:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Job Search Strategies 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 12, 2015
3:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
SEAP Orientation (Self Employment Assistance Program)**
Self Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) Orientation. Learn about the benefits of the SEAP program, how to enroll, and take away a tool to help you focus on your preferred future. Led by former SBA Women's Business Center Director and current SEAP Training Provider, Tiffany McVeety.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Résumé and Correspondence
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 Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English,Spanish
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Flora,
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 231
Language: English
WIA Group Enrollment
Register today for WIA Orientation and group enrollment session! (Space is very limited)  Those who qualify may be eligible for additional intensive support services through this federally funded program!  PRE-REQUISITE: You must have attended Power-Up.  
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
10:30 AM11:30 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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
A two-hour workshop designed to teach you the basics of LinkedIn. 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. Feel free to bring your own laptop/tablet as WiFi is available! (Note: While you will have some opportunity to begin the process of creating your first account in class, due to time restrictions and class demands completion of that process will likely occur outside of class time.)
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Jason,
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
1:00 PM4:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Guest Desk
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
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: Rachel - SeaMar,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Myths of Maturity
This workshop sheds light on the challenges the mature job seeker faces, discussing the myths of maturity that may bias some employers against older workers. You will learn strategies that help proactively counter these myths and put your best foot forward. This is an interactive workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
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 succe
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 13, 2015
2:00 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Becoming Your Own Boss**
With more than 4,000 business models across some 90 industry sectors, franchise businesses have long proven to be solid and successful. There’s much to know, however, if you’re considering franchise ownership. That’s why WorkSource is offering this free workshop on franchise business models with topics including: - Various kinds of franchise models - Investment levels - Plusses and minuses of being a franchisee - Trends and growth rates - Forms of franchise ownership Please join us for this informative and interactive discussion! This workshop is open to the general public and Veterans are encourage to attend!
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 14, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 14, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
A two-hour, hands-on lab designed to teach you the basics of LinkedIn. 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. Feel free to bring your own laptop/tablet as WiFi is available! (Note: While you will have some opportunity to begin the process of creating your first account in class, due to time restrictions and class demands completion of that process will likely occur outside of class time.)
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 14, 2015
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Help for Existing Resumes
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 Résumé and Correspondence workshop as well as Skills and Abilities, prior to attending this class. This class uses MS Word. You must have basic computer skills AND have a resume (in Word or RTF format) on disk, flash drive, or email.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
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
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Skills and 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
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Dressing for an Interview
This workshop is designed to provide tips and strategies for dressing for an interview, and the opportunity to purchase an interview outfit at a Goodwill Store. Veterans encouraged to attend, everyone is welcome!
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
9:30 AM11:30 AM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)+
This group meets every Monday morning at the Mountlake Terrace Library 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 17, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Interviewing
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, different styles of interviews (behavioral, structured, phone, etc.) and have the chance to discuss frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Unemployment Training Benefits**
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.
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 17, 2015
3:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
WIA Youth Services
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Workshop
Tue, Aug 18, 2015
8:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Straight Talk Series (STS):Office Drama- My Last Job
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, Aug 18, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 110
Language: English
Online Pre-Hire Assessments
This workshop is designed to help applicants prepare for online pre-hire assessments. It provides the employer rationale for the assessments, strategies to answer the questions, and an opportunity to practice answering typical assessment questions. Veterans encouraged attend, everybody is welcome!
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 18, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Mock Interview Lab
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a ‘Mock Interview’ setting. 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. Please note: Those participating in the "Job Ready Ladder" program will be given priority access to mock interviews with WorkSource professionals.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 18, 2015
2:00 PM4:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Melanie,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: #110
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, as well as 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 19, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power Up
Find out how WorkSource can "Power UP" your job search with everything we have to offer. Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan. Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Job Search Supporting Documents Lab
You need more than just a resume for a successful job search.  You also need a cover letter, thank you letter and both professional and personal references.  In this lab you will be assisted in using a template to create supporting documents for your job search.  This workshop is an excellent complement to the Resume Lab. Prerequisites:  1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you’d like to apply, as well as the contact information (name, address, telephone number and email address) for three professional and three personal references. *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
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
10:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English,Spanish
Workplace Excellence - Presentability
Presentability is your ability to understand and display the company image in a way that works for your job and makes the company look good. Improving your presentability allows you to increase the company’s success and your own career success!
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Aldo,
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Resume Lab
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab. PREREQUISITES: 1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330. 3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply. *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
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Aug 19, 2015
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, Aug 20, 2015
8:00 AM4:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Guest Desk
Language: English
Snohomish County Veterans Assistance Program
The Veterans Assistance Program is operated by the Snohomish County Human Services Department. The Veterans Assistance Fund was created to make sure that the men and women who have honorably served our country are never forgotten, especially in times of personal hardship. The Veterans Assistance Fund is not a benefit but rather a source of help in a time of need. The following services are available to eligible veterans and their dependents: * Emergency Vouchers * Case Management * Crisis Intervention * Counseling * Advocacy * Alcohol & Drug Referral * Outreach Services to Senior & Disabled Vets * Incarcerated Veterans Outreach * Referrals & Enrollment to VA Medical Ctrs * Everett Vet Center Referrals * Mobile Dental Van Enrollment Documents Needed for Assistance: * DD 214 - Veterans Assistance can help you get a copy if you don't have one. World War II veterans are required to have their discharge certification. * Photo ID * Proof of income for all adult household members Other documents may be necessary to validate the need for assistance, such as leases, disconnection notices, death certificates or appointment notices.
Contact Name: Jerry,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Resume and Correspondence
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 20, 2015
9:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
WIA Group Enrollment**
WIA Orientation and group enrollment session. PRE-REQUISITE: You must have attended Power-Up.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 231
Language: English
WIA Group Enrollment
Register today for WIA Orientation and group enrollment session! (Space is very limited)  Those who qualify may be eligible for additional intensive support services through this federally funded program!  PRE-REQUISITE: You must have attended Power-Up.  
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
1:00 PM4:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Guest Desk
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
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: Rachel - SeaMar,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
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.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Aug 20, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 21, 2015
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
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 Registration Required
Fri, Aug 21, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Advanced LinkedIn
Two hour hands-on lab for those with an existing LinkedIn account. Learn how to enhance your profile, 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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 21, 2015
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 21, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 24, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Unemployment Benefits & Training
Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and interested in attending a full-time training program? There is much to know about going to school and remaining eligible for your UI benefits. This workshop will provide information needed to make an informed decision and complete the Commissioner Approved Training and/or Training Benefits Applications.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 24, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Aug 24, 2015
9:30 AM11:30 AM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)+
This group meets every Monday morning at the Mountlake Terrace Library 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
Additional Information: Emotional Management and the Job Search,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 24, 2015
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, Aug 24, 2015
3:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
WIA Youth Services
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 25, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Renter Certification & 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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Aug 25, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English,Spanish
Clase De Certificatión De Inquilinos Y Vivienda Justa
Renter Certification and  Fair Housing ¿Preocupado por el pago de la renta? Especialistas en Anti-Discriminación en la Vivienda y relaciones entre Propietarios/Inquilinos del Centro de Resolución de Disputas de Voluntarios de América, darán un entrenamiento gratis sobre los derechos y responsabilidades de propietarios e inquilinos, las leyes de anti-discriminación en la vivienda,  lo que los propietarios revisan en su historial de inquilino/crédito y las técnicas de  resolución de conflictos  para ayudarlo a mantener la vivienda y evitar los desalojos. Al final de su clase, recibirá un certificado que mejorara su currículum de alquiler y le dará derecho a la mediación gratuita entre propietarios e inquilinos. 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.
Contact Name: Ellie,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Aug 25, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing
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 discuss hard to answer 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
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Job Search Supporting Documents Lab
You need more than just a resume for a successful job search.  You also need a cover letter, thank you letter and both professional and personal references.  In this lab you will be assisted in using a template to create supporting documents for your job search.  This workshop is an excellent complement to the Resume Lab. Prerequisites:  1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you’d like to apply, as well as the contact information (name, address, telephone number and email address) for three professional and three personal references. *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
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power Up
Find out how WorkSource can "Power UP" your job search with everything we have to offer. Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan. Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
10:00 AM1:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
11:00 AM1:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Contact Name: Melanie,
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Workshop Registration Required
Wed, Aug 26, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 314
Language: English
Resume Lab
Do you need help creating a resume?  Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic chronological resume in Microsoft Word. This workshop is an excellent complement to the Job Search Supporting Documents Lab. PREREQUISITES: 1. Must have basic computer skills. If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. 2. Complete a resume worksheet and bring it with you. The workhsheet can be found in the resource room, #330. 3. Bring a job announcement/posting for which you'd like to apply. *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
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
9:00 AM10:00 AM

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.
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Résumé and Correspondence
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 Registration Required
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 231
Language: English
WIA Group Enrollment
Register today for WIA Orientation and group enrollment session! (Space is very limited)  Those who qualify may be eligible for additional intensive support services through this federally funded program!  PRE-REQUISITE: You must have attended Power-Up.  
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
10:30 AM11:30 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.
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
1:00 PM4:30 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Guest Desk
Language: English
AM I ELIGIBLE for free or low cost healthcare
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: Rachel - SeaMar,
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Getting the Job at 50+
Identify specific employer age-bias concerns, then learn proven verbal, written and physical ways of presenting yourself to overcome those concerns.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Myths of Maturity
This workshop sheds light on the challenges the mature job seeker faces, discussing the myths of maturity that may bias some employers against older workers. You will learn strategies that help proactively counter these myths and put your best foot forward. This is an interactive workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Aug 27, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Job Search Strategies
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 succe
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 28, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class will introduce you to what you need to know to be able to work in a Windows PC environment, to include basic computer terminology, storage devices, and physical components of a computer. You will begin to acquire the knowledge that you will need to conduct an effective work search using the Internet and limited computer skills. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word, basic email functions, and the chance to create an email account. Additional computer training resources will be shared. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 28, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
LinkedIn Basics
A two-hour, hands-on lab designed to teach you the basics of LinkedIn. 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. Feel free to bring your own laptop/tablet as WiFi is available! (Note: While you will have some opportunity to begin the process of creating your first account in class, due to time restrictions and class demands completion of that process will likely occur outside of class time.)
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Aug 28, 2015
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Help for Existing Resumes
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 Résumé and Correspondence workshop as well as Skills and Abilities, prior to attending this class. This class uses MS Word. You must have basic computer skills AND have a resume (in Word or RTF format) on disk, flash drive, or email.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
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
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
9:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Power-Up
Are you ready to turbo-charge your career path? Power-Up will launch you on a fast-track to employment. You’ll gain access to free online training tools and marketing templates, as well as an intensive job-readiness ladder that follows a proven plan.  Get on the move with Power-Up to Energize, Motivate and Target yourself for your next job. All individuals interested in the WIA program will attend this workshop.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
9:30 AM11:30 AM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)+
This group meets every Monday morning at the Mountlake Terrace Library 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
Additional Information: The Entrepreneurial Alternative W/Tiffany McVeety,
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Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Unemployment Training Benefits**
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.
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Interviewing
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, different styles of interviews (behavioral, structured, phone, etc.) and have the chance to discuss frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Mon, Aug 31, 2015
3:00 PM5:00 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
WIA Youth Services
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