Job Seekers

Twitter 101

Do you want to chat informally with your friends about serious and not-too serious stuff in real time? Well, this class is for you. You will learn the ins and outs of this popular social networking service. We will help you get started with your own account. To attend: must have active email account and basic computer skills.

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Intermediate Word

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, merge letters or lists, we will get you comfortable on this mighty word processing program.

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Seminar: Do I Really Need a Cover Letter?

How important is having a cover letter? According to a recent survey of employers, it’s very important. In this seminar, you will review the components of a cover letter, and what you should and should not be including in one. Presenter: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee.

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Seminar: The Importance of a Strong Resume

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: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee.

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Seminar: The Importance of a Strong Resume

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: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Facebook

Learn how to use this popular social networking service and get started with your own account. To attend: you must have an email address to use Facebook.

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Seminar: The Importance of a Strong Resume

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: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Seminar: Preparing for a Job Interview

Learn the importance of first impressions, and how to present yourself to the potential employer. In this session, Jacqueline Gordon from the Robert Morris University Career Services will review tips and techniques to help you prepare for job interviews. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Tech Skills: LinkedIn 101

Learn to set up your account and connect with other professionals in your industry.
Skills Prerequisite: must be familiar with basic Internet Explorer functions to take the class.
This class is hands-on using wireless laptops. Patrons may bring their own laptops if preferred.

Preregistration is required. You’re welcome to come to the day of the class. Seating is first-come, first-seated.

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Know Your Work Place Rights

This seminar will focus on key areas of employment law that affect workers in Illinois.

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