Workforce Center January workshop schedule
Master Your Job Search Workshop – 1:30 p.m. on Weds. Jan. 22 – review basic job search techniques, networking, using the Internet in job search, and salary negotiation.
Math Review – 10:00 a.m. on Thurs. Jan. 2 and Thurs. Jan. 23 will give a review of basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, fractions, decimals, percent and integers.
Microsoft Office Suite –
Word – 2:00 p.m. Mon. Jan. 13 -- learn how to create a professional resume and cover letter.
Power Point - 10:00 a.m. Thurs. Jan. 16 -- learn create a professional presentation.
Excel – 10:00 a.m. Tues. Jan. 21 -- learn the basics of creating a spreadsheet.
Networking Tools for Today’s Job Market – 10:00 a.m. Mon. Jan. 27 -- 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 – 2:30 p.m. Thurs. Jan. 2 -- learn the basics of creating a competitive resume and cover letter. Resume reviews are available on request.
Successful Interview Workshop – 10:30 a.m. Fri. Jan. 10 -- learn to prepare for an interview and make a positive impression.
The Workforce Center of Will County hosts job fairs. Job seekers may talk with multiple businesses during the job fair about a variety of positions.
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Thurs, Jan. 9
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Tues, Jan. 21
These workshops and job fairs will be held and other employment assistance services are available at the Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Avenue, Joliet. For more information, call (815) 727-4444 or visit the website: www.will.works.