Events calendar

Sunday. 12 January, 2020 - Saturday. 18 January, 2020
Week 03
Monday. 13 January, 2020
9:00 am

Basic Skills Boot Camp for Computers (staff referral only)

Goodman Street

(Monday - Thursday) In this 4 day course, you will learn about the basics of the computer, including: using the mouse effectively, the computer's environment, Microsoft Word, on-line application and search techniques and e-mail.

11:00 am

Understanding and Mastering the ATS (Applicant Tracking System) (workshop canceled)

Goodman Street

Learn how Applicant Tracking Software (ATS) works and how to leverage the technology behind it to help increase having your resume seen by recruiters.

Tuesday. 14 January, 2020
9:00 am

"Right" Your Resume

Goodman Street

Learn when and why to use a Chronological or Functional resume. This workshop will put emphasis on the Summary of Qualifications, accomplishments, proper format and identifying transferable skills.

1:00 pm

Training Grant Information

Goodman Street

An information session required for any individuals interested in pursuing Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act funding for training. Learn about eligibility requirements, types of training, and steps you need to take in order to be considered for funding.

1:00 pm

Interviewing Beyond the Basics

Goodman Street

Be prepared for your next interview. Learn what to expect and how to best showcase your qualifications for a competitive edge.

Wednesday. 15 January, 2020
9:00 am

Job Strategy Group: Goal Setting & Vision Boards

Goodman Street

Get connected! The Job Strategy Group is an opportunity to explore successful job search strategies, ideas, best practices, share employment leads and to expand your network. Sign up in advance to secure a seat. Bring your job search related questions and we will answer them!

2:00 pm

Bridging the Gap to Your Ideal Job

Goodman Street

What do-you-do while waiting for your ideal job? A "Bridge Job" can sustain you while still seeking your goal job.

Thursday. 16 January, 2020
9:00 am

Resume Review

Goodman Street

Have your resume evaluated by dozens of eyes. Must bring 12 copies of your updated resume. Great opportunity to hear what people see when they read your resume. Helpful to attend “Right” your Resume as a pre-requisite.

9:00 am

Training Grant Information

Goodman Street

An information session required for any individuals interested in pursuing Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act funding for training. Learn about eligibility requirements, types of training, and steps you need to take in order to be considered for funding.

1:00 pm

Negotiating Your Job Offer

Goodman Street

Think you have to be a "pro" to negotiate? Learn what's negotiable and strategies for effective negotiation.

Friday. 17 January, 2020
9:00 am

5 Steps to Rapid Employment Info Session

Goodman Street

Get on the fast track! to rapid employment. Introducing a groundbreaking program designed to help you obtain rapid employment and change your life forever! In a recent study, 80% of 5 Steps students found a job in less than ½ the National average - just 15 weeks!