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Reading and Writing for Work (PDF)

 

Interview Ins & Outs (2 hours)

The interview is scheduled, what's next?  Join us as we discuss how to present yourself to potential employers, how to answer common questions, and what questions you should ask. Following the completion of this workshop, you will have the opportunity to schedule a one-on-one mock interview to practice your skills and receive feedback.

 

My Personality Preferences (3 Hours)

The goal of MBTI®, or Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, profile assessment is to determine your preferences and understand better your likes, dislikes, tendencies, strengths, areas of growth, and how best to work with other personality types. The assessment provides you with a profile using four letters that captures your true nature, and is designed to help you learn more about you, and to use what you know about yourself to enhance your personal and professional life.

 

Planning Your Job Search (2 hours)

New to the job search process? Not sure how to begin or haven't searched in a while? In this workshop we will explore the job search process from start to finish and provide an overview of what to expect at each step along the way. This workshop is designed for job seekers who are at the beginning of their search.

 

Resume & Cover Letter Writing (2 hours)

This workshop focuses on how to write an effective resume and cover letter that clearly displays your skills, experience and all you have to offer potential employers. The first half will focus on how to build your documents, while in the second half you will have the option of having your documents reviewed or using the computer lab to get started. Following the completion of this workshop you will have the opportunity to schedule an appointment to come back in and receive feedback on your new and improved resume and cover letter!

 

LinkedIn: Building Your Profile (2 hours)

In this workshop you will learn how to use this social media tool in your job search. We will discuss how to use the basic features of the site and how to create an effective profile. Participants will need to have basic computer and internet navigation skills, along with a willingness to share job related information on the social media site to fully benefit from using Linked In as a tool in their job search.

 

Beacock Library Resume Drop In

Every Second and Forth Thursday of Every Month. 9:00am – 12pm
FREE Resume Assistance at Beacock Library. 1280 Huron Street, London