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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, July 28, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications, Resumes and 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, July 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, July 31, 2015, 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? Please bring a resume and come dressed for an interview in our occupation / industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications, Resumes and 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, August 5, 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, August 7, 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, August 7, 2015, 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, August 10, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, August 11, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications, Resumes and 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, August 12, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Public Job Club: How to Apply to State Jobs

Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, August 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 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, August 13, 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, August 14, 2015, 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, August 14, 2015, 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, August 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 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, August 18, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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. Wednesday, August 19, 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, August 21, 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, August 21, 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, August 21, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 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, August 25, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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, August 26, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Public Job Club: Customizing Your Resume to Get Noticed

Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, August 27, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Applications Lab

You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. Please bring a flash drive to the class. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 27, 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, August 28, 2015, 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, August 28, 2015, 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, August 28, 2015, 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? Please bring a resume and come dressed for an interview in our occupation / industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. Workshop Language Option: English. Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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, September 4, 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, September 4, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:00 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, September 8, 2015, 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, September 9, 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, September 10, 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, September 11, 2015, 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, September 11, 2015, 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, September 11, 2015, 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, September 14, 2015, 1:30 PM – 4:30 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, September 15, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 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, September 17, 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, September 18, 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, September 18, 2015, 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. Friday, September 18, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:30 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). 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, September 18, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:30 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, September 22, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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, September 25, 2015, 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, September 25, 2015, 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, September 25, 2015, 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, September 28, 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, October 2, 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, October 2, 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, October 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 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, October 8, 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, October 9, 2015, 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, October 9, 2015, 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, October 9, 2015, 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, October 12, 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, October 13, 2015, 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, October 14, 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, October 16, 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, October 16, 2015, 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. Friday, October 16, 2015, 9:30 AM – 12:30 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). 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, October 16, 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, October 20, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 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, October 22, 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, October 23, 2015, 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, October 23, 2015, 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, October 23, 2015, 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, October 26, 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, October 27, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.