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"I Want to Work for Myself"

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. Contact Name: Customer Service. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is best to be on-site 45-60 minutes before the class starts. Admission to workshops is on a first-come, first-served basis, and workshop doors are opened 30 minutes before the event.  35 tickets maximum. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, November 21, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

WorkSource Orientation

The most difficult part of any job search may be taking the first step.  WorkSource is here to help you!  During this workshop you will be given an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of the job search.  You will also be introduced to www.Go2WorkSource.com, your premier online resource to look for work in Washington State. This workshop will introduce you to an array of employment and training services and get you connected with staff who are experts in the local labor market.  This information is appropriate for any job seeker to assist with your specific needs.  The Job Search Readiness Inventory will guide you in getting started. Contact Name: Customer Service. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is best to be on-site 45-60 minutes before the class starts. Admission to workshops is on a first-come, first-served basis, and workshop doors are opened 30 minutes before the event.  18 tickets maximum. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, November 21, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Perfecting Resumes

This workshop focuses on providing beginning resume assistance for job seekers to increase opportunities for interviews. This module provides participants with group and one-on-one professional assistance. Please bring your work history (up to 10 years) with you to the workshop. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer's point of view. In this workshop, resume content and formatting will be covered and how to be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate, in writing, your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. If you are sending out lots of resumes and not getting responses or interviews, this class is for you.  Please bring your current resume to the class for review. The changing workplace requires everyone to think differently about what makes a successful job search. Learn the most and least effective strategies for finding employment. Contact Name: Customer Service. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note:  All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Computer Basics

Computer Basics for Today's Job Market –This is a beginning computer class that will guide you through the basic parts of the computer; teach you how to open, save and email a document; fill out an online application; and learn to navigate the internet for your job search. Contact Name: Customer Serivice. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note:  All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Managing Job Loss

This workshop focuses on helping you successfully move forward in your job search by recognizing and effectively managing the emotional and practical impacts that a job loss can have on you and those around you. Contact Name: Customer Service. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note:  All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

LinkedIn

This workshop is appropriate for mid- and senior-level professionals across all industries who wish to expand their networking opportunities and enhance their job search. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Customer Service. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: It is best to be on-site 45-60 minutes before the class starts. Admission to workshops is on a first-come, first-served basis, and workshop doors are opened 30 minutes before the event.  16 tickets maximum. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.