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Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Limited space is available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 6, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Careers in Health Information Management Workshop. We will discuss short-term training opportunities that are fully funded for you if you are receiving Basic Food or Unemployment Benefits.

Room: Room 400. Contact Name: Kristi O'Neill. Contact Phone: (206)747-7024. Contact Email: Kristi.ONeill@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: These programs will prepare you to work in a variety of medical facilities including hospitals and clinics; physician, dental, optical, chiropractic and physical therapy offices; and insurance companies. Emphasis is on interpersonal communication, insurance billing, medical terminology, software programs and conversational skills in a medical setting. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. 2531 Rainier Avenue South Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Search Strategies

In this workshop, you will learn different strategies such as networking, researching labor market information, conducting informational interviews, etc. to increase your chances of obtaining employment.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize an effective job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications

You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and  what employers' expectations are. You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications Lab

From the first steps of creating a basic master application to updatingor targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application.  It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 13, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, March 13, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your cover letter & resume assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Resume & Correspondence workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Attention:  This workshop DOES NOT provide job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, March 13, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

Mock Interviews

Prepare for your job interview by practicing with an expert one-on-one. You'll learn interviewing skills such as the STAR methods, your 60-second commercial, and using emotional intelligence. You'll also learn questions you're likely to be asked, worst things to say in an interview, and what questions you can -- and should-- ask an employer. This workshop includes a resume review. A resume is required to attend. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Intermediate Computer Skills

This workshop teaches you advanced computer skills to help you search and apply for jobs.  To attend this workshop, you must have attended the Basic Computer Skills workshop, have an email account, a copy of your resume and a USB flash drive. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2351 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits

This informational session will explain the differences between the unemployment applications for training approval.  The workshop will provide an overview of required information and documents for the application process for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB). Room: 100. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Friday, March 20, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills and Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, March 23, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Search Strategies

You will learn different strategies such as networking, researching labor market information, conducting informational interviews etc. to increase your chances of obtaining employment.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize an effective job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications Lab

From the first steps of creating a basic master application to updating or targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application. It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop.  Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 27, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, March 27, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your resume and cover letter assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Effective Resume & Cover Letters workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, March 27, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, March 30, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 3, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Limited space is available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 3, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interview

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? Please bring a resume and come dressed for an interview in our occupation / industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications

You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and  what employers' expectations are. You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications Lab

From the first steps of creating a basic master application to updatingor targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application.  It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, April 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your cover letter & resume assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Resume & Correspondence workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Attention:  This workshop DOES NOT provide job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, April 13, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Search Strategies

In this workshop, you will learn different strategies such as networking, researching labor market information, conducting informational interviews, etc. to increase your chances of obtaining employment.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize an effective job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 17, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 17, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Intermediate Computer Skills

This workshop teaches you advanced computer skills to help you search and apply for jobs.  To attend this workshop, you must have attended the Basic Computer Skills workshop, have an email account, a copy of your resume and a USB flash drive. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 17, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2351 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits

This informational session will explain the differences between the unemployment applications for training approval.  The workshop will provide an overview of required information and documents for the application process for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB). Room: 100. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Friday, April 17, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interviews

Prepare for your job interview by practicing with an expert one-on-one. You'll learn interviewing skills such as the STAR methods, your 60-second commercial, and using emotional intelligence. You'll also learn questions you're likely to be asked, worst things to say in an interview, and what questions you can -- and should-- ask an employer. This workshop includes a resume review. A resume is required to attend. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your resume and cover letter assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Effective Resume & Cover Letters workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, April 27, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills and Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, April 27, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 1, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Limited space is available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 1, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interview

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? Please bring a resume and come dressed for an interview in our occupation / industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your cover letter & resume assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Resume & Correspondence workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Attention:  This workshop DOES NOT provide job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, May 11, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Search Strategies

In this workshop, you will learn different strategies such as networking, researching labor market information, conducting informational interviews, etc. to increase your chances of obtaining employment.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize an effective job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications

You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and  what employers' expectations are. You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications Lab

From the first steps of creating a basic master application to updatingor targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application.  It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 15, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 15, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Intermediate Computer Skills

This workshop teaches you advanced computer skills to help you search and apply for jobs.  To attend this workshop, you must have attended the Basic Computer Skills workshop, have an email account, a copy of your resume and a USB flash drive. Limited space is available. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 15, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2351 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits

This informational session will explain the differences between the unemployment applications for training approval.  The workshop will provide an overview of required information and documents for the application process for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB). Room: 100. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please register at the front desk or call 206-721-6000. If you are in need of accommodation or translation services to participate in this workshop, please notify the Front Desk at least one week in advance. Friday, May 15, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interviews

Prepare for your job interview by practicing with an expert one-on-one. You'll learn interviewing skills such as the STAR methods, your 60-second commercial, and using emotional intelligence. You'll also learn questions you're likely to be asked, worst things to say in an interview, and what questions you can -- and should-- ask an employer. This workshop includes a resume review. A resume is required to attend. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 22, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 22, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

Develop your resume and cover letter assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Effective Resume & Cover Letters workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 22, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial – a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, May 25, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills and Abilities

You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn verbal communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, May 25, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Social Media for Job Search

Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is and use Career Coach to explore wages, hiring trends and job descriptions for any occupation. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing

You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. Room: Room 100. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 29, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Worker

This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. Friday, May 29, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interview

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? Please bring a resume and come dressed for an interview in our occupation / industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resumes and Correspondence

Learn the do's and don'ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.