Job Readiness

Job Readiness

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Get one-on-one support with staff at the lower level information desk for basic activities in an online job search:Create an email accountStart a resumeWork on an online applicationLearn about the job seeking processCreate a Monster.com accountCreate and save a sample job searchFirst-come, first-serve!

Resume Workshop

Join us every other Thursday in September, for a one-on-one resume workshop that will help you create and improve your resume.

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Internet Job Seeking 101

Learn to use online job boards and job search engines to find the right job for you. Discover where you can build your résumé online. Learn the steps to an effective job search and the organizational tools to help you stay on top of your job-seeking process. Seats are filled on a first-come, space available basis.Instructor: N. ShinerComputer Lab, Rm. 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. The ability to execute the skills learned in PC Basics, Web I Basics and Email Basics.Class Objectives:

Social Media Marketing Made Simple & Effective (Registration Required)

"Social Media Marketing Made Simple" is sponsored in partnership with Constant Contact, Inc. and is a three-hour workshop that will cover some of the strategies and best practices to get the most out of your social media activities - including time management and measuring the return of your activities.Click here to register: Register Now

Get LinkedIn: How to Get Connected with LinkedIn (Registration Required)

"Get LinkedIn!: How to Get Connected with LinkedIn" is sponsored in partnership with Constant Contact, Inc. and is a three-hour workshop that will introduce and connect you to the professional networking tool that provides the perfect opportunity for business owners, nonprofits and job seekers to build professional relationships and establish successful and fulfilling careers.  No social media experience required.Click here to register: Register Now

Getting Started with Event Marketing (Registration Required)

"Getting Started with Event Marketing" is sponsored in partnership with Constant Contact, Inc. and is a two-hour workshop featuring a demo of Constant Contact's Event Marketing tool for marketing your small business or organization event.  In this demo, you'll learn everything you need to know to create a powerful event through online registration and promotion.Click here to register: Register Now

HTML Basics

Introduction to simple Web page design, using the HyperText Markup Language (.html). Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis (2.5 hours).Instructor: T. NguyenComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Web I Basics, Web II Intermediate and Email Basics. A significant amount of typing is required!You will learn to:

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

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