CANCELED: Seminar: Get Set, Get Ready, Get Hired

Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

THIS SEMINAR IS RESCHEDULED FOR TUES., AUG 25 FROM 2-3:30 PM. Learn cutting-edge strategies for getting a job today. Presenter: Mohammed Faheem of Business and Career Services, operator of the Illinois workNet Center in Northern Cook County.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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LinkedIn 101

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Learn to set up your account and connect with other professionals in your industry. To attend: must have an email account.

Location: 
Main Library
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
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Intermediate Word

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Move beyond Word 2007 basics in this intermediate-level class. If you have mastered basic computer skills and want to learn to create a table or merge letters or lists, we will get you comfortable with this mighty word-processing program.

Location: 
Main Library
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
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Seminar: Things About the Job Search You May Not Know...But Should

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Looking for a job has changed dramatically over the past few years; however, many still follow the rules of yesterday. Find out how best to modernize your search in a way that works best with your own personal style. Presenter: Richard Williams, Career Services, Triton College. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Online Job Search 101

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Learn to use the Internet to find and apply for jobs. Topics include features of major job searching sites as well as formatting choices and tools for resumes.

To attend: must be familiar with basic Internet Explorer functions and have a valid email address.

Location: 
Main Library
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
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Seminar: What Are Hiring Managers Looking For? How to Market Yourself

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

You've had job interviews, but you haven't gotten an offer. In this seminar, you'll learn what qualities, in addition to job skills, hiring managers are looking for so that you can better prepare and boost your chances of obtaining a job offer. Presenter: Edward T. Ozga, Job Readiness Manager, Prevail.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Seminar: Tips for Submitting Online Job Applications

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Did you know that online job applications are used as a screening tool for employers? Learn what to watch out for, how to answer questions, and techniques for completing online applications. Presenter: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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