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Mock Interviews

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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, February 17, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, February 19, 2016, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 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, February 19, 2016, 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). Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, February 19, 2016, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, February 22, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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, February 24, 2016, 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. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, February 25, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, February 26, 2016, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 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, February 26, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. 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, February 26, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interview

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 2, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 4, 2016, 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 4, 2016, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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 8, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 9, 2016, 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 up dating 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 10, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 11, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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 11, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

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 11, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, March 14, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interviews

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 16, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 18, 2016, 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 18, 2016, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2351 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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 18, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 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). Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, March 18, 2016, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 23, 2016, 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 applicaiton to updating or targeting a current applicaiton.  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 24, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, March 25, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 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 25, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. 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, March 25, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, March 28, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 30, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 1, 2016, 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 1, 2016, 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? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 6, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 8, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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 8, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

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 8, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, April 11, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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 12, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 13, 2016, 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 up dating 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, April 14, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 15, 2016, 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 15, 2016, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2351 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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 15, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 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). Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, April 15, 2016, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mock Interviews

Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Room: Room 500. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 20, 2016, 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 applicaiton to updating or targeting a current applicaiton.  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 21, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 22, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 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 22, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. 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 22, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, April 25, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 27, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, April 29, 2016, 9:00 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? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 4, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 6, 2016, 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 6, 2016, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities/Job Search Strategies

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, networking strategies, researching labor market information and conducting informational interviews, etc.  This workshop also covers tools to plan and organize job search and tips on effective use of the internet for job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, May 9, 2016, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Introduction to 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 10, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications/Resumes & Correspondence

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.  You will also 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 11, 2016, 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 up dating 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, May 12, 2016, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, May 13, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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 13, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

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 13, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.