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Workforce November workshop

10/28/2019, 9:36 p.m.
The Workforce Center of Will County November schedule for workshops and events has been announced. From developing or updating a ...

LinkedIn Lab – Starting Your Profile – 1:30 p.m. Fri. Nov. 15. A hands on approach to create a basic account to assist in job searches. Come dressed to impress for a photo to add to you LinkedIn account.

LinkedIn Lab – Maximize Your Profile - 2:00 p.m. on Fri. Nov. 15. Learn how to use LinkedIn features and best practices to successfully find a job.

Master Your Job Search Workshop – 1:30 p.m. Mon. Nov. 25 – review basic job search techniques, networking, using the Internet in job search, and salary negotiation.

Math Review – 10:00 a.m., Weds. Nov. 13 and 2:00 p.m. Tues. Nov. 19. A review of basic math skills which includes: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percent and integers.

Microsoft Office Suite –

10:30 a.m. Weds. Nov. 6, 2:00 p.m. Mon. Nov. 18, learn how to use Word to create a professional resume and cover letter.

10:00 a.m. Thurs. Nov. 14 Power Point learn create a professional presentation.

10:30 a.m. Weds. Nov. 20 learn the basics of Excel.

Networking Tools for Today’s Job Market – 10:00 a.m. Thurs. Nov. 21 learn to use a variety of tools to maximize your network capabilities. Includes how to create and use business cards and social media outlets in job search.

Standout Resumes Workshop - 1:30 p.m. Weds. Nov. 6 learn the basics of creating a competitive resume and cover letter. Resume reviews are available on request.

Successful Interview Workshop – 10:30 a.m. Mon. Nov. 18 learn to prepare for an interview and make a positive impression.

In addition, the center will host weekly job fairs where job seekers can speak with multiple employers about a variety of positions. The November fairs will be held 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Thurs. Nov. 14, 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Weds. Nov. 20, and 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Tues. Nov. 26.

For more information about these workshops or any other of the services available at the Workforce Center of Will County, call (815) 727-4444 or visit the website: www.will.works.