Upcoming WorkSource Events

Below is a list of upcoming WorkSource Events for Snohomish County, for a list of WorkSource events for all counties please visit WorkSourceWA

Date / TIme
Fri, Feb 28, 2020 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Feb 28, 2020 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
In-person job search activity: Yes

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 create your profile on Worksourcewa.com before attending class in order for us to complete your registration while you are here.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1/12 hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
• Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
• Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
• Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution, and get tips on emotional control
• Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email, and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6370, Relay 711,  10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 2, 2020 from 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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. You will also learn about other tuition assistance resources available at most public 2-year colleges.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 from 8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 from 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave, Room 330
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Contact Name: Natalie Esparza
Contact Phone: 425-374-1967
Contact Email: Natalie.T.Esparza@rescare.com
Event Registration: First Come First Served

Available Positions
• Advanced Builder – $18-$25 DOE
• Pallet Assembler – $16 (Entry Level)
• Lumber Stacker – $16 (Entry Level)
• Machine Operator - $17 - $18+ DOE
• Saw Operator – DOE (Lumber Experience REQ.)

Benefits
• Medical, dental & vision insurance along with 401K plan
• Paid vacation & holidays
• Education reimbursement
• Wellness programs and challenges

Qualifications
• 18 years or older
• Physically able to lift up to 50 lbs
• Must have keen attention to detail
• Must be eligible to work in the U.S without restrictions

Job postings can be found on WorkSourceWA.com under
Universal Forest Products
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Unemployed? Feeling the frustrations connected to job search? Take Back Control (of your job search) is a workshop designed to provide you with tools to regain control and make confident decisions during your job search and career opportunities/choices.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 from 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: Yes

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!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

What does Self Efficacy have to do with obtaining employment? In this class you will learn:
  • The importance of staying focused on your strengths.
  • Discuss the importance of confidence and resiliency as it relates to job search activities, and employment retention.
  • Look at specific ways to build self-esteem.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 6, 2020 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

* Be sure to bring an electronic copy of your resume (USB/Email/WSWA acct)

IMPORTANT Prerequisites:
- You do not yet have a LinkedIn account.
- You have an active email account and know the password.
- You must have basic computer skills.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 6, 2020 from 2:00 PM-4:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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 a flash drive or in your email.

SPACE IS LIMITED
Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2 hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal Strength Builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
• Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills
• Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability
• Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12)
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.


Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov   or 425-258-6370, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Topic: Interviewing
In today's PNG, you will:
*Briefly review interview goals and tips
*Learn different ways to respond to interview questions
*Provide & receive feedback, gain useful ideas, strengthen responses
Presenter: Robin Paster, MA, career development specialist



Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 313
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 313
Contact Name: John Fuller
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

In this workshop job seekers will use their library cards to access employment resources on the Sno-Isle Libraries website. Sno-Isle Library's electronic resources can help you build a resume, learn new skills, find professional licensing practice tests, and help you with your job search.  If you do not already have a library card, you can apply for one online at: https://www.sno-isle.org/getacard
Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 9, 2020 from 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Email: ethrower@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 10, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 10, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 10, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 11, 2020 from 8:00 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

The elevator pitch or 60-second commercial is a critical tool for your job search; it helps you to verbally express your worth in even the briefest of interactions. In this workshop you will develop and practice your 60-second commercial so you will be able to succinctly and effectively market yourself to employers and the people in your network.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 11, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 11, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
In-person job search activity: Yes

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:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 12, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 12, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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, bring 3-4 copies of your resume, and be ready to play your part.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 12, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

What does Self Efficacy have to do with obtaining employment? In this class you will:
  • Learn the importance of staying focused on your strengths.
  • Discuss the importance of confidence and resiliency as it relates to job search activities, and employment retention.
  • Look at specific ways to build self-esteem.
Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 12, 2020 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Name: Tami White
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Preparation is key when you’re looking for a new job. Come use free tools from Sno-Isle Libraries to learn new skills, study for job certification tests, create targeted resumes, and learn more about the employers you want to work for in this hands-on class.

If you already have a library card, please bring it with you. If you don’t have a Sno-Isle library card, please fill out the online form at https://www.sno-isle.org/index.cfm?pg=getacard  before class. You will get your permanent card at the training.

Pre-requisite: You must have basic computer skills to take full advantage of the learning opportunities in this class.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 12, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 13, 2020 from 7:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 13, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 13, 2020 from 1:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: No

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 is vital information for those who plan to attend school/training while collecting UI. 

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2  hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community Engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
• Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
• Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12)
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6370 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov   or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 16, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 17, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 18, 2020 from 8:30 AM-9:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. From Idea to “Open for Business”, this session is all about getting started, and we will cover the following:
• Key Factors for Evaluating Business Readiness
• Business Plan Development
• Structuring Your Business
• Business Start-up Checklist
• Business & Market Research Library Resources
• Loan Process & Guidelines
• Financial Statements & Cash Flow Projection
• Small Business Resources in Washington State

Presented by the Small Business Administration & Business Impact NW.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: Yes

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!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. From Idea to “Open for Business”, this session is all about getting started, and we will cover the following:

• Key Factors for Evaluating Business Readiness
• Business Plan Development
• Structuring Your Business
• Business Start-up Checklist
• Business & Market Research Library Resources
• Loan Process & Guidelines
• Financial Statements & Cash Flow Projection
• Small Business Resources in Washington State

Presented by the Small Business Administration & Business Impact NW.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 12:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

When we are feeling overwhelmed and life is spinning out of control creating and meeting goals allows us to take control back. The trick to being successful in obtaining goals is found in this simple formula: Smart, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely. Come learn more about this formula to create goals for housing, parenting, school, employment, finances or just plain sorting out life’s chaos.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 19, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 20, 2020 from 7:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Three 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.

*Please bring an electronic copy of your resume
(USB/Email/WSWA acct).

Prerequisites:
 - You have established a LinkedIn account.
 - Must have basic computer skills.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 20, 2020 from 1:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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 a flash drive or in your email.

SPACE IS LIMITED
Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Thurs 9-12)
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically: Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
1.Program referrals
2.Veterans
3.Continuing or returning students
4.Wait list*
5.Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6370 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov    or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
• Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
• Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
• Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
• Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
• Develop a solid vision for a professional future~
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2 hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
• Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
• Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
• Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
• Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
• Develop a solid vision for a professional future
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 313
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 313
Contact Name: John Fuller
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

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.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 23, 2020 from 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Email: ethrower@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

In this 1 hour orientation you’ll learn what Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has to offer job seekers and the eligibility requirements for both the Adults and Dislocated Workers programs. Come find out how we can help you succeed and start the process to get enrolled!

WIOA is an intensive program that offers one on one job search assistance. It is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. WIOA provides for a workforce system that is universally accessible, customer centered and training that is job-driven.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 24, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You need more than a resume for a successful job search.  For the most effective job search you need the current labor market information.  This hands-on computer lab will guide you through online resources to help you identify needed skills and abilities, salary ranges and knowing which jobs are in demand.

Prerequisite:
Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 24, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 24, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 24, 2020 from 1:00 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
In-person job search activity: No

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 is vital information for those who plan to attend school/training while collecting UI. 

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 25, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Armed Forces Reserve Center
13613 40th Ave NE
Marysville, WA 98271
Description
Contact Name: James Lapsley
Contact Email: jlapsley@esd.wa.gov

Please note the event location:

Armed Forces Reserve Center
13613 40th Ave NE
Marysville, WA 98271

10am - 11am Veterans Preference
11am - 1pm Open to the Public

Dress in Business Attire & Bring Your Resume!

Industries & Resources Represented:

• Aerospace
• Law Enforcement
• Retail
• Public Utilities
• Manufacturing
• Transportation
• Government
• Technology
• Education

Employers/Training/Resource Providers:

AA Asphalting LLC
Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC)
Allied Universal
Allstate Insurance
Angel of The Winds
Aramark Uniform Services
Arlington School District
Benefit Solutions Plus
Blue Flame Comfort
Boeing
Cascade Coffee
Catholic Community Services
City of Everett
Community Health Center of Snohomish County
Community Transit
Conduent
Customs and Border Patrol
Edmonds Community College
Employer Support of Guard & Reserve
Everett Community College
Evergreen Health
Exselon
Farmers Insurance
Fast Water Heater
FedEx Express
First Transit
Fleet & Family Services
HomeStreet Bank
King County Dept. of Public Defense
Korry Electronics Co.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Madden Industrial Craftsman
Management Services Northwest
MOD Pizza
Naval Facilities /Public Works
Navy Exchange/Lodge
Navy Federal Credit Union
Northsound Utility and Construction
NW Laborers Apprenticeship Program/Local 292
NW Line JATC
Operation Homefront
Panasonic Avionics
PCL Construction Services Inc
PepsiCo
Pierce County Sheriff's Department
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard/IMF Everett
Republic Services
Romac Industries Inc.
Seattle Police Department
Ski's Painting
Snohomish County
Snohomish County PUD
Snohomish County Sheriff Office
Sno-Isle Libraries
Sunrise Services, Inc.
The Everett Clinic
TKK Communications
TransWest
Tulalip TERO Vocational Training Center
United Parcel Service
Universal Forest Products
University of Washington Medicine
US Army Recruiting
VFW District 1
Volt Workforce Solution
Washington Aerospace Training & Research Center
Washington Army National Guard
Washington State Patrol
WorkSource Veterans Services

For more information contact:

James W. Lapsley, Jr.
Local Veterans Employment Representative
(425) 258-6309
jlapsley@esd.wa.gov

George E. Johnson
Fleet & Family Support Center
Naval Station Everett
(425) 304-3716
george.e.johnson1@navy.mil

Cathie Valentine-McKinney
Employment Transition Coach
Work for Warriors
WA National Guard - JSS
Contractor - Intellect Solutions
253-945-1821 office
253-740-1169 cell
catherine.r.mckinney3.ctr@mail.mil
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 25, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Learn success tips for this critical phase of the employment process. We’ll explore key principles such as knowing your value, the employers’ perspective, timing of negotiation as well as what to negotiate...and a little practice talking the talk!

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 25, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 25, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave, Room 110
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Contact Name: Natalie Esparza
Contact Phone: 425-374-1967
Contact Email: Natalie.T.Esparza@rescare.com
Event Registration: First Come First Served

Hiring for Drivers!
Benefits
• Part-time and full-time positions available
• Training, development and career progression opportunities.

Qualifications
• 21 years or older
• Good driving record
• Ability to pass DOT physical, background check, and drug
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Job seekers increase their chances of finding a job by 47% by utilizing LinkedIn. This workshop will teach you how to market yourself and become proficient in online networking while using basic LinkedIn skills. learning Basic LinkedIn.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

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, bring 3-4 copies of your resume, and be ready to play your part.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 26, 2020 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

When we are feeling overwhelmed and life is spinning out of control creating and meeting goals allows us to take control back. The trick to being successful in obtaining goals is found in this simple formula: Smart, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Timely. Come learn more about this formula to create goals for housing, parenting, school, employment, finances or just plain sorting out life’s chaos.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 27, 2020 from 7:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

At a career crossroads? This workshop will help provide you the tools to identify and begin planning for your next career.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 27, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Do you need help getting started with creating a resume? Come to our resume lab where you will be assisted in creating a basic resume in Microsoft Word. Attending the Resume and Correspondence workshop is strongly recommended before attending this 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. For information on how to create and what to include in your resume, please take the Resume and Correspondence workshop before attending this Lab.


Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Fri, Mar 27, 2020 from 12:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 314
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 314
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 30, 2020 from 7:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 311
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 311
Contact Email: twhite@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

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.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 30, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2  hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work Concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!
• Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want
• Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
• Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 30, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Fri 9-12 no class 1/1/20)
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

No class on Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects.
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create a job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6370 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov   or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!
  • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want
  • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
  • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 30, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 31, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.  You may attend for one week, one works or all 6 weeks of 2x per week classes, Pick the topics that interest you.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 31, 2020 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 310
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 310
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: JNash@ESD.WA.GOV
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging.  This workshop will provide you with information on how to present your conviction history to an employer and sell your skills, myth busting facts about applying for jobs and background checks, bonding and tax credits, job search strategies, resources, and more.

Please Note:
WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com

In consideration of customers and staff who suffer from scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 2, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.  You may attend for one week, one works or all 6 weeks of 2x per week classes, Pick the topics that interest you.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This class does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 1:30 - 3:30 (2 day class)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 2, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 6, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 9, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 13, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Tues thru Fri 9-12, due to Mon Holiday))
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov   or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 2: Health and Well-Being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
• Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
• Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
• Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
• Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
• Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 13, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2 hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 2: Health and Well-Being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
• Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
• Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
• Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 13, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 14, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 16, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 16, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 20, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.
Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 20, 2020 from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location
Creek Side Plaza 1st Floor
20311 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom is located at North end of 1st floor waiting room
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2  hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
• Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
• Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
• Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution, and get tips on emotional control
• Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email, and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 20, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 21, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 23, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE EVERETT
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 23, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 27, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
WorkSource Everett (Mon - Th 9-12)
3201 Smith Ave., Suite 325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: #325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: (425) 258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.



Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 27, 2020 from 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
Creek Side Plaza
20311 52nd Ave. W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Description
Room: Classroom located first floor SW end of waiting room.
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Phone: 425-309-0160
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of 3 1/2 hours of in-class instruction and 1 1/2 hours of extended learning and projects
  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance
  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals
  2. Veterans
  3. Continuing or returning students
  4. Wait list*
  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Todd Morgan 425-309-0160, Relay 711 7 days before module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Apr 27, 2020 from 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Location
Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: Yes

Networking is the best way to find a job!
This group meets 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. The Professional Networking Group (PNG) meets every Monday to discuss a variety of topics:
  • job search strategies
  • tips on successfully re-entering the workplace
  • networking with other professionals
  • learn about employment opportunities
All job seekers are welcome and there is no membership cost in order to participate!

No registration is required.
Location: MountLake Terrace Library

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!
Date / TIme
Tue, Apr 28, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6306
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306, Relay 711, 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 30, 2020 from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Location
WORKSOURCE
3201 Smith Avenue #325
Everett, WA 98201
Description
Room: 325
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Phone: 425-258-6370
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This twice-a-week, six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Register for the Tuesday class to be enrolled in Tuesday and Thursday.


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Thu, Apr 30, 2020 from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Location
WorkSource Lynnwood
18009 Hwy 99, Suite A
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Description
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: First Come First Served
In-person job search activity: No

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.

Please Note:
In consideration of customers and staff with scent allergy/sensitivity, we ask that you refrain from wearing perfume/cologne and other heavily scented products. Thank you for your consideration!