Learn to set up your account and connect with other professionals in your industry. To attend: must have an email account.
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.
Youve had job interviews, and havent gotten an offer. In this seminar, "What are Hiring Managers Looking For?: How to Market Yourself," you'll learn what qualities, in addition to job skills, you'll learn to better prepare and boost your chances of obtaining a job offer. Presenter: Edward T. Ozga, Job Readiness Manager, Prevail.
Learn why its important to build impactful connections. General job search advice, and tips will also be discussed in this seminar. Presenter: Richard Williams, Career Services, Triton College.
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.
Learn the components of a strong resume, and what keywords or phrases to use that will help move your resume to the top of the stack. Presenter: David Preciado, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee.
Learn more features of this popular spreadsheet program to help you organize your life or gain a new job skill. Skills prerequisite: must be familiar with basic Excel functions.
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.
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.
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.