Workshops

RESUME WORKSHOP (Thursdays 10:00-12:30 & Fridays 9:30-12:00, Room 108)
· Choosing a resume format that best highlights your unique career history
· Creating a descriptive “picture” of your work experience
· Writing a resume that can be read and understood quickly
· Knowing what should and should not be on a resume
· Writing an effective cover letter

INTERVIEW WORKSHOP (Every other Monday 10:00-12:30, Room 108 – Call for Dates)
· Methods for finding job openings and creating a job search plan
· Job application dos and don’ts
· What to expect in your next interview and how to prepare for it
· Getting ready to ask great questions and give effective answers
· Following-up after the interview and writing thank you notes
· Salary negotiations

BASICS WITH BRENDA – DROP IN (Tuesdays 9-11, Room 110)
· Microsoft Word basics
· Create, edit & save documents
· Copy / Paste
· Inserting charts & symbols
· Formatting styles

JOB CLUB – DROP IN (Fridays 10-12, Room 110)
· Job search strategies
· New ways to look for jobs
· Help tweaking your resume for targeting jobs
· Websites that you might not know about
· Research wages for different jobs

LinkedIn – By Appointment
Call Laura at (248) 691-8437 x 2974
· Create a profile to help employers find you, network & connect, find jobs!
· 96% of employers look for candidates using LinkedIn
· Create a beefed up Linkedin profile that gets noticed
· Smile! – Get your photo taken for your profile picture

Interview Practice – By Appointment
Call Us at (248) 691-8437 to set up an appointment with a Career Planner
· Interviews make everyone nervous: Get over the jitters with practice and preparation
· One-on-one practice – Do a “mock” interview
· Are you interviewing ready? Get some key pointers!

Visit the Workshop Calendar for dates and times!