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Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, June 27, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Discover effective methods for completing employment applications – both on paper and online. Learn how employers read applications, and how to further prepare yourself to meet employer expectations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 27, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume? Create a positive and lasting impression with prospective employers using your resume.  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extre… Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: Considered Low Income? Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? Receiving Federal Food Benefits? Eligible and/or receiving Unemployment Benefits? Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? Displaced Homemaker? Contact Name: Armetta Burney. Contact Phone: 360-992-2321. Contact Email: aburney@clark.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The Clark College Workforce Education Services Office administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational/technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as ABE/ESL/GED classes. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stone Mill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Learn new ways to identify your skills, abilities and interests, and how to market them to employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. *Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 30, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, June 30, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Beginner Computer Skills Workshop

Do you need to improve your computer skills or are you lacking in knowledge of computer operation? Then this guided instruction, hands on learning workshop is for you! Learn how to identify the parts of a computer, control the mouse and keyboard, navigate the desktop and internet, create an email account, attach and upload documents, and use Microsoft Word on a basic level. *Please, bring a flash drive! For more information contact: Kellie Rodgers (krodgers@esd.wa.gov) or Jeremy Dreher (jdreher@esd.wa.gov). Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 1, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 1, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 1, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

In honor of Independence Day – WorkSource Vancouver will be closed on Monday, July 4th.

Workshop Language Option: English. Russian. Spanish. Monday, July 4, 2016.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 5, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 7, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 7, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Beginner Computer Skills Workshop

Do you need to improve your computer skills or are you lacking in knowledge of computer operation? Then this guided instruction, hands on learning workshop is for you! Learn how to identify the parts of a computer, control the mouse and keyboard, navigate the desktop and internet, create an email account, attach and upload documents, and use Microsoft Word on a basic level. *Please, bring a flash drive! For more information contact: Kellie Rodgers (krodgers@esd.wa.gov) or Jeremy Dreher (jdreher@esd.wa.gov). Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 8, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 8, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 8, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 11, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 11, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Veteran's Orientation

This orientation provides an overview of Veteran’s resources, Educational and Vocational programs and eligibility, benefits and employment related case management that may be available to those who qualify. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 11, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 14, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 14, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 15, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 15, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 18, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 18, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 21, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 21, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 22, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 22, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 25, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 25, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Veteran's Orientation

This orientation provides an overview of Veteran’s resources, Educational and Vocational programs and eligibility, benefits and employment related case management that may be available to those who qualify. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 25, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 26, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 28, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 28, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 29, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 29, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 1, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 1, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 4, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 5, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, August 5, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 8, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 8, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Veteran's Orientation

This orientation provides an overview of Veteran’s resources, Educational and Vocational programs and eligibility, benefits and employment related case management that may be available to those who qualify. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Russian. Spanish. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 8, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 9, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 11, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 11, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 12, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, August 12, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 15, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 15, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 18, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 18, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 19, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, August 19, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 22, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 22, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Veteran's Orientation

This orientation provides an overview of Veteran’s resources, Educational and Vocational programs and eligibility, benefits and employment related case management that may be available to those who qualify. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 22, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Interviewing Workshop

Do interviews make you nervous? Are you unsure how to answer particular interview questions? Can you sell your skills and abilities in an interview? You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Get the tips to ace the interview! *Suggestion: Attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 25, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Reboot NW Information Session

Are you interested in Manufacturing or IT training? You might be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: An unemployed veteran or eligible spouse? Unemployed for 27 weeks or more? Or Under-employed? To know more attend the Reboot NW orientation. This federally funded project is conducting a study requiring every person eligible for Reboot NW to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in Reboot NW, but will be able to enroll in any other services or programs for which they are eligible. Contact Name: Jacob Miller. Contact Phone: 360-735-5084. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 25, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Job Search Strategies

Successful job search is possible! Stop spinning in circles, discover effective job search techniques researching and targeting employers, the hidden and advertised job market. This workshop provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. You will also learn how to manage the stress that affects your job search! Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360-735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 26, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, August 26, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Professional Connections

It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Professional Connections is a good starting point for sole proprietors, entrepreneurs, and small business persons looking to hone their communications skills among other like- business people. We will help you prepare and deliver an elevator speech; work with you on how to present yourself and your thoughts, and give you the confidence to grow your business networking circles. Come and experience a welcoming, helpful group that shares the goal of seeing all succeed! Room: 105. Contact Name: Paul Dicker. Contact Phone: 360-944-3202. Contact Email: pauld@dickhannah.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is a no-fee weekly networking session that is open to everyone. Additional Information can be found at WWW.PROFESSIONALCONNECTIONS.BIZ and at www.FaceBook.com/ProfessionalConnections. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 29, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 - Vancouver, WA 98684.

Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You will leave the workshop with a master application that will be helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 29, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Résumé and Cover Letters

Struggling to know what to write on a resume? How much work history do you need? Do you have a master resume?  Learn the different types, styles and formatting resumes. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best market your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! This workshop includes computer lab with staff assistance to improve or target your resume for a specific job or industry. *Recommend to attend Skills & Abilities prior to this workshop. **Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 30, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Discover how to effectively answer, “Tell Me about yourself” and be competitive in today’s job market. Use the skills and abilities identified in this workshop to assist you in writing and selling yourself effectively on your resume and in interviews. Room: 106. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: * Please arrive early to ensure you can secure a seat as this workshop is extremely competitive, we often reach full capacity for this class before 12:30pm. * If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 2, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 7, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 9, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Veteran's Orientation

This orientation provides an overview of Veteran’s resources, Educational and Vocational programs and eligibility, benefits and employment related case management that may be available to those who qualify. Room: 105. Contact Phone: 360.735.5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Russian. Spanish. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 12, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 16, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.

Workforce Education Services Orientation (by Clark College)

Workforce Education Services administers a variety of programs that are designed to support students who are pursuing vocational, professional technical non-transfer degree programs and certificates as well as Transitional Studies. This orientation gives an overview of potential funding assistance including: - Opportunity Grant - WorkFirst - Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) - Worker Retraining. You may be eligible if you can answer “YES” to any of the following questions: •Considered Low Income? •Receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)? •Receiving Federal Food Benefits? •Eligible for Unemployment Benefits? •Receiving Unemployment Benefits? •Exhausted Unemployment Benefits within the past 48 months? •Military Veteran discharged within the past 48 months, or have an upcoming separation date? •Displaced Homemaker (loss of primary income due to becoming widowed, separated or divorced) within the past 48 months? Contact Phone: 360.735-5010. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: If you have not created an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com or forgotten your log-in information, please arrive early to register in the Resource Room. Thanks! Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215, Vancouver, WA 98684. For more info visit www.clark.edu.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I

WIOA provides services for the customer looking for assistance in their intensive job search efforts. WIOA may also provide, when eligible, help with training opportunities. Contact Phone: 360-735-5000. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 23, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Worksource Vancouver 204 SE Stonemill Drive Suite 215 Vancouver, WA 98684.