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Workshop
Mon, Dec 22, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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, Dec 22, 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, Dec 22, 2014
10:00 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 313
Language: English
Ticket to Work
Did you know if you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.  We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 at WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave. Room 313.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.
Contact Name: Elizabeth Gordon,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Dec 22, 2014
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
Mon, Dec 22, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Mon, Dec 22, 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.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Dec 23, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Dec 23, 2014
1:00 PM3:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Renter Certification and Fair Housing
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, 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: VOA,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Hiring Event
Tue, Dec 23, 2014
1:00 PM4:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Liberty Tax Service is now hiring Call Center Representatives! Bring your I-9 documents and Resume to the hiring event on December 23, from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at WorkSource Everett. Desired Skills:
  • Ability to deliver outstanding customer service
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer proficient and able to navigate online tools
  • Type 25 words per minute or more
  • Six months or more experience in a customer service environment
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Have a flexible schedule 7 days a week
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred
You will receive incoming calls as well as make outbound calls.  Must be personable over the phone. No cold calling or sales involved.  Training provided.
Sponsor: Liberty Tax Service, Contact Name: Rachel Gehrman, Contact Email: rgehrman@esd.wa.gov,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Dec 23, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Dec 24, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 214
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
Fri, Dec 26, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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, Dec 29, 2014
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Dec 29, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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, Dec 29, 2014
2:00 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 and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Tue, Dec 30, 2014
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Computer Basics
This class covers the very basics of what you need to know to be able to look for work on the internet, to include use of the mouse and keyboard as well as creating an email account and using the WorkSource website; you will gain the basic fundamentals of online job search. Designed for the beginner computer user, but everyone is welcome! Space is limited.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Wed, Dec 31, 2014
8:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 214
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 Registration Required
Fri, Jan 2, 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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 5, 2015
9:00 AM1:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English
Manufacturing Academy - OPEN HOUSE
OPEN HOUSE - STOP BY TO LEARN MORE!!!   MANUFACTURING ACADEMY – OVERVIEW AND ELIGIBILITY Qualified participants have an opportunity to attend a fully-funded 10-week training program at WorkSource Monroe beginning on January 12, 2015.  The training is facilitated by AJAC and will also include soft skills activities and exposure to area employers.  • Participants will earn 17 credits & a short-term certificate through South Seattle Community College.  Additionally, successful completion of the program will provide each participant with certifications in: o CPR/1st Aid o OSHA 10 o Forklift Operation o Road Flagging o And more! • Through 440 hours of training, participants will be fully educated on: o Manufacturing Terminology o Basic Hand Tool Use o Precision Measuring o Composites o Inspection o Lean Manufacturing o Blueprint Reading o Industrial Safety o And more! To qualify for the fully funded training, an eligible participant needs to be: • Unemployed 27 weeks or longer (does not need to be consecutive) • Exhausted or near exhausting their UI benefits • Eligible for WIA as a Dislocated Worker (any category)
Contact Name: Danielle Ford, Contact Phone: 425-921-3446, Contact Email: danielle.ford@workforcesnohomish.org,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 5, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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, Jan 5, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 5, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 5, 2015
2:00 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 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
Wed, Jan 7, 2015
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
Thu, Jan 8, 2015
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, Jan 8, 2015
9:00 AM1:00 PM
17150 West Main Street
Room: Workshop 35
Language: English
Manufacturing Academy - OPEN HOUSE
OPEN HOUSE MANUFACTURING ACADEMY – OVERVIEW AND ELIGIBILITY Qualified participants have an opportunity to attend a fully-funded 10-week training program at WorkSource Monroe beginning on January 12, 2015.  The training is facilitated by AJAC and will also include soft skills activities and exposure to area employers.  • Participants will earn 17 credits & a short-term certificate through South Seattle Community College.  Additionally, successful completion of the program will provide each participant with certifications in: o CPR/1st Aid o OSHA 10 o Forklift Operation o Road Flagging o And more! • Through 440 hours of training, participants will be fully educated on: o Manufacturing Terminology o Basic Hand Tool Use o Precision Measuring o Composites o Inspection o Lean Manufacturing o Blueprint Reading o Industrial Safety o And more! To qualify for the fully funded training, an eligible participant needs to be: • Unemployed 27 weeks or longer (does not need to be consecutive) • Exhausted or near exhausting their UI benefits • Eligible for WIA as a Dislocated Worker (any category)
Contact Name: Danielle Ford, Contact Phone: 425-921-3446, Contact Email: danielle.ford@workforcesnohomish.org,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jan 8, 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, Jan 8, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Worker Retraining
In coordination with the Employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills. Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jan 8, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
Language: English
Reasonability (Managing Your Mindset)
Straightforward “A-B-C” approach to dealing with setbacks and obstacles. Learn new techniques - break through your obstacles – and move forward! PREREQUISITE: YOU MUST HAVE ATTENDED Power-Up (Bring your badge).
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jan 8, 2015
2:00 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Live Resume Prep (Diversity Labor Exchange)
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,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Jan 9, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 330
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, Jan 9, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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 Registration Required
Fri, Jan 9, 2015
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, Jan 12, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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 Registration Required
Mon, Jan 12, 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, Jan 12, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 12, 2015
1:00 PM3:00 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 325
Language: English
Resume Pro/Hero & ResCare Academy Lab
This lab will cover ResumePro AND ResCare Academy. Develop your profile, resume, cover letter and thank you note on the Career Builder platform. You will be provided with a free personal account. Access training online through a free ResCare Academy account. PREREQUISITE: MUST HAVE ATTENDED POWER-UP (bring your badge).
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Mon, Jan 12, 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
Mon, Jan 12, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
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
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Tue, Jan 13, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
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
Wed, Jan 14, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 214
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, Jan 14, 2015
9:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 213
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 Registration Required
Wed, Jan 14, 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, Jan 15, 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, Jan 15, 2015
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 Registration Required
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
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.
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Worker Retraining
In coordination with the Employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills. Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jan 15, 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 Registration Required
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Interview Like a S.T.A.R.
Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing." Learn and practice the S.T.A.R. method of responding to behavior-based interview questions, and strengthen your nonverbal skills. This is a lab, so come dressed for an interview and ready to play your part. Recommended workshop prior to lab: Interviewing Techniques.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Click here to REGISTER or obtain more information.
Workshop
Thu, Jan 15, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Jan 16, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 330
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, Jan 16, 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
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Workshop
Fri, Jan 16, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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
Fri, Jan 16, 2015
1:30 PM4:30 PM
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
Mon, Jan 19, 2015
10:00 AM12:00 PM
23300 58th Ave W
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Professional Networking Group (PNG)
This group meets weekly at the Mountlake Terrace Library to cover a variety of topics including job opportunities and networking with your peers. ALL JOB SEEKERS WELCOME ! There is no cost to participate.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
Additional Information: MLT Library,
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Workshop
Tue, Jan 20, 2015
9:30 AM11:30 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 310
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
Wed, Jan 21, 2015
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
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Workshop
Thu, Jan 22, 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
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
9:00 AM10:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Tuition Assistance & Training Resources
This workshop is intended for those considering training as an avenue to re-employment.  In this workshop you will be provided information and resources regarding the following:  1) Selecting a training program that best suites you and your career goals, 2) Tuition assistance resources and programs available at most public 2-year colleges, and 3) What to do and who to contact once you have identified a training program and potential tuition assistance program/resource.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
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.
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
10:00 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Mountlake Terrace
Room: Not Specified
Language: English
Worker Retraining
In coordination with the Employment Security Department, the State Worker Retraining Program provides job training for people who need to gain new skills. Find out if you qualify for tuition assistance and what steps you need to take.
This workshop counts as an in person job seeking activity
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Workshop Registration Required
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
Language: English
Communicability
Verbal & non-verbal communication in the workplace, active listening, greetings and introductions. PREREQUISITE: MUST HAVE ATTENDED Power Up (Bring your badge.)
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Workshop Registration Required
Fri, Jan 23, 2015
8:30 AM11:00 AM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 330
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
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Workshop
Fri, Jan 23, 2015
1:30 PM3:30 PM
WorkSource Everett
Room: 311
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 Registration Required
Fri, Jan 23, 2015
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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