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Strategies for Success: Health & Well-Being

Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 8, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 11, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Deb Kaiser & Ken. Contact Phone: deborah.kaiser@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 8, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, August 8, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumés and Cover Letters

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam folder. Please check the folder for system and facilitator messages or invites. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible. Waitlists are automated and if a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to register. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to… Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brete Underhill & Ken. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Digital Literacy - Microsoft Excel Workshop

Our Goodwill holds Digital Literacy Workshops at our Pasco Employment Connection Center on Tuesdays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for English. Our Goodwill can also teach our English workshops In-person, Remote, and Online. If those times do not work for you, our staff is always out at libraries in our region teaching Digital Literacy to our participants across our service area. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The Core 8 Digital Literacy Workshops that we teach are:                 1. Basic Computer Skills,                 2. Internet Basics,                 3. Email Basics,                 4. Windows,                 5. Social Media,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

Richland School District Hiring Bus Drivers

Love children? Like to drive? Do you want to make a difference? Become a School Bus Driver Basic Requirements have at least 5 years’ experience as a licensed driver of a passenger vehicle, clean driving record, pass a background check and drug test. Benefits include Medical/Dental/Vison, Retirement Plan and Paid Holidays Pay Rate $18.07-$22.59/hour. Contact Name: Tricia Callahan. Contact Phone: (509) 967-6154. Contact Email: Tricia.Callahan@rsd.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Hanford High School 450 Hanford Street Richland, WA 99354.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP – Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Mike Freer & Ken. Contact Phone: michael.freer@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Veteran Resume Workshop - Tri-Cities

This workshop is for veterans and qualifying spouses. Bring current or past resume and job description for review. Understand translation of military to civilian skillset. Learn local company practices, hiring trends, and recruitment strategies. Instructed by local employers. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: Jose.Sandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is for Veterans and qualifying spouses. This workshop is offered both in-person and virtual. Join Zoom Meeting, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81839739532?pwd=M3lRa0dpYnA2anpnWjBYa0UwWFdzUT09, Meeting ID: 818 3973 9532, Passcode: 439278, One tap mobile, +12532158782,81839739532#,,*439278# US (Tacoma), +16699009128,81839739532#,,*439278# US (San Jose), Dial by your location, +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma), +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose), +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston), +1 669 444 9171 US, +1 301… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Equal Pay and Opportunities Act - An Employee Webinar

This is an educational webinar to inform employees and applicants about the Equal Pay and Opportunities Act, which prohibits gender pay discrimination and promotes fairness among workers by addressing business practices that contribute to income disparities between genders. The webinar will be a 30-minute presentation by the Equal Pay Specialist from L&I’s Employment Standards program, which includes the opportunity to ask questions during the presentation. We will cover: An overview of the law, Employee and job applicant’s protections under the law, L&I’s enforcement and investigation process, Additional resources, Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar. We will also provide instructions on how to use Zoom at the beginning of the webinar. Facilitator: Cristina Evans, Equal Pay Specialist,   If these dates and times do not fit your schedule, please email us at esgeneral@Lni.wa.gov. If you have additional questions or need assistance, please call L&I’s… Contact Name: Cristina Evans. Contact Phone: 866-219-7321. Contact Email: evcr235@LNI.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The presentation will be provided in English.  Translation services can be provided by L&I.    Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at luz.gonzalez-virgen@lni.wa.gov or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit www.lni.wa.gov.

EN LÍNEA Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia (en todo el estado)

Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese con Ken por correo electrónico en esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Deberá facilitar su nombre, el tipo de servicio especial requerido y su ciudad de residencia. Indíquenos los servicios especiales que require cuanto antes para poder acomodarlos. Si su nivel de inglés es limitado y necesita información en otro idioma distinto al inglés, indíqueselo a Jaclyn para poder acomodar el idioma necesario.   Description: Quienes han tiene éxito con su búsqueda de trabajo se ha tomado el tiempo para saber qué buscan los  empleadores. Aprenderá como dos de las cuatro partes principales de la comunicación relacionada con la búsqueda de trabajo le dice al empleador quien es usted, lo que sabe y lo que ofrece. Aprenderá cual formato es mejor para su résumé y carta de presentación para que enfatizar sus destrezas y habilidades en un orden que atraiga a los empleadores y lo conduzcan a tener más… Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Alisha Garcia. Contact Email: alisha.garcia@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o sistema de video) y tener capacidad de audio. Para obtener información sobre… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Karen Nordeng & Ken. Contact Phone: karen.nordeng@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Nicole Conner & Ken. Contact Phone: nicole.conner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 12, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Cursos de Computación - Microsoft Excel

Conozca cómo crear hojas de cálculo, tablas, gráficas y a utilizar las funciones básicas de Excel. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Cursos de Computacion:                 1. Basicos sobre Computacion,                 2. Basicos del Internet,                 3. Uso del correo electronico,                 4. Windows 10,                 5. Redes Sociales,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint                 9. Buscar una profesion. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

Strategies for Success: Communication

Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style , Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills , Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control , Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 18, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Edward Looby and Aletha McGee. Contact Phone: edward.looby@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: aletha.mcgee@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, August 15, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Toyota Center Hiring Event

Toyota Center Job Fair with On-the-Spot Hiring! Toyota Center has openings in: Food & Beverage, Guest Services, Housekeeping, Operations, and Box Office. Come in-person for our hiring event August 15th and 16th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and be part of our team as we gear up for Live Entertainment and our Tri-Cities Americans hockey games. Contact Name: Denise McNaughton. Contact Phone: (509) 737-3751. Contact Email: dinsem@3riverscampus.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 15, 2022, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Three Rivers Convention Center 7016 W. Grandridge Blvd. Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Karen Nordeng and Ken. Contact Phone: karen.nordeng@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Digital Literacy - Microsoft PowerPoint Workshop

Our Goodwill holds Digital Literacy Workshops at our Pasco Employment Connection Center on Tuesdays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for English. Our Goodwill can also teach our English workshops In-person, Remote, and Online. If those times do not work for you, our staff is always out at libraries in our region teaching Digital Literacy to our participants across our service area. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The Core 8 Digital Literacy Workshops that we teach are:                 1. Basic Computer Skills,                 2. Internet Basics,                 3. Email Basics,                 4. Windows,                 5. Social Media,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

Toyota Center Hiring Event

Toyota Center Job Fair with On-the-Spot Hiring! Toyota Center has openings in: Food & Beverage, Guest Services, Housekeeping, Operations, and Box Office. Come in-person for our hiring event August 15th and 16th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and be part of our team as we gear up for Live Entertainment and our Tri-Cities Americans hockey games. Contact Name: Denise McNaughton. Contact Phone: (509) 737-3751. Contact Email: dinsem@3riverscampus.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Three Rivers Convention Center 7016 W. Grandridge Blvd. Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam folder. Please check the folder for system and facilitator messages or invites. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible. Waitlists are automated and if a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to register. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited… Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brete Underhill and Ken. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Employer Open House: Expanding your candidate pool with WorkSourceWA (Businesses/Employers

Employers, learn how to utilize WorkSourceWA as a recruitment strategy. You will learn how to set up a WorkSourceWA account, have the Help Desk at fingers touch away for assistance, learn how to post Jobs, and learn how to actively recruit job seekers on WorkSourceWA and Monster job boards! Plus, you will get an understanding of WorkSourceWA website with other WorkSource services offered for FREE! Room: 8a1-4 and 8b1-4. Contact Name: jose sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: Jose.Sandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Microsoft Teams meeting, Join on your computer or mobile app , Click here to join the meeting, Meeting ID: 290 108 194 516 Passcode: TPuKxo, Download Teams | Join on the web, Or call in (audio only), +1 564-999-2000,726649158# United States, Olympia, Phone Conference ID: 726 649 158#, Find a local number | Reset PIN, Learn More | Meeting options. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. 815 N. Kellogg St. Suite D.

EN LÍNEA Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo (en todo el estado)

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Alisha Garcia. Contact Email: alisha.garcia@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Sheila Hudgens and Ken. Contact Phone: sheila.hudgens@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Habilidades y Capacidades (en todo el estado)

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un sitio de trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demonstrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá sobre como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un “comercial” personal. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Daiam Navarro. Contact Email: daiam.navarro@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

Cursos de Computación - Microsoft PowerPoint

Aprenda a crear exposiciones efectivas para su trabajo o escuela. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Cursos de Computacion:                 1. Basicos sobre Computacion,                 2. Basicos del Internet,                 3. Uso del correo electronico,                 4. Windows 10,                 5. Redes Sociales,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint                 9. Buscar una profesion. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 19, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Todd Morgan and Ken. Contact Phone: todd.morgan@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 19, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Strategies for Success: Personal Strength Builders

Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills , Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability , Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 22, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 25, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Sheila Hudgens and Ken. Contact Phone: sheila.hudgens@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 22, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, August 22, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Digital Literacy - Social Media Workshop

Our Goodwill holds Digital Literacy Workshops at our Pasco Employment Connection Center on Tuesdays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for English. Our Goodwill can also teach our English workshops In-person, Remote, and Online. If those times do not work for you, our staff is always out at libraries in our region teaching Digital Literacy to our participants across our service area. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The Core 8 Digital Literacy Workshops that we teach are:                 1. Basic Computer Skills,                 2. Internet Basics,                 3. Email Basics,                 4. Windows,                 5. Social Media,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Sheila Hudgens and Ken. Contact Phone: sheila.hudgens@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Lamb Weston Hiring Event (Richland Plant)

Lamb Weston Richland is having a hiring at TC Futures. Applications and on-the-spot job offers! Lamb Weston is hiring for: Team Leader Production, Maintenance: Boiler & Refrigeration, Production Workers, and Lab Technicians. Come join the team at Lamb Weston Richland on Thursday August 25th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at TC Futures 6816 W. Rio Grande Ave. Suite C110 in Kennewick, WA. Contact Name: Marla McMackin. Contact Phone: (509) 537-1716. Contact Email: Marla@TCFutures.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 25, 2022, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 6816 W. Rio Grande Ave. Suite C110 Kennewick, WA.

EN LÍNEA Perfeccionamiento de Solicitudes (en todo el estado)

Una parte importante de cualquier búsqueda de trabajo es de comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para cumplir con los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar, escribir, y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que conseguirá la atención de empleadores. Contact Name: Alisha Garcia. Contact Email: alisha.garcia@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 25, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam folder. Please check the folder for system and facilitator messages or invites. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible. Waitlists are automated and if a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to register. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to… Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brete Underhill and Ken. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 25, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia (en todo el estado)

Quienes han tiene éxito con su búsqueda de trabajo se ha tomado el tiempo para saber qué buscan los  empleadores. Aprenderá como dos de las cuatro partes principales de la comunicación relacionada con la búsqueda de trabajo le dice al empleador quien es usted, lo que sabe y lo que ofrece. Aprenderá cual formato es mejor para su résumé y carta de presentación para que enfatizar sus destrezas y habilidades en un orden que atraiga a los empleadores y lo conduzcan a tener más entrevistas. Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese con Jaclyn Cascio, su email: jaclyn.cascio@esd.wa.gov. Deberá facilitar su nombre, el tipo de servicio especial requerido y su ciudad de residencia. Indíquenos los servicios especiales que require cuanto antes para poder acomodarlos. Si su nivel de inglés es limitado y necesita información en otro idioma distinto al inglés, indíqueselo a Jaclyn para poder acomodar el idioma necesario. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Daiam Navarro. Contact Email: daiam.navarro@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o sistema de video) y tener capacidad de audio. Para obtener información sobre… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 26, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

Cursos de Computación - Redes Sociales

Cómo ser cuidadoso con sus publicaciones y la configuración de privacidad (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, y TikTok). Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Cursos de Computacion:                 1. Basicos sobre Computacion,                 2. Basicos del Internet,                 3. Uso del correo electronico,                 4. Windows 10,                 5. Redes Sociales,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint                 9. Buscar una profesion. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 26, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Aletha McGee and Beth Rokstad. Contact Phone: aletha.mcgee@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: elizabeth.rokstad@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, August 26, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Strategies for Success: Community Engagement

Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world! Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it , Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 29, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 1, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Edward Looby and Deb Kaiser. Contact Phone: edward.looby@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: deborah.kaiser@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 29, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, August 29, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brete Underhill and Ken. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Digital Literacy - Career Search Skills Workshop

Our Goodwill holds Digital Literacy Workshops at our Pasco Employment Connection Center on Tuesdays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for English. Our Goodwill can also teach our English workshops In-person, Remote, and Online. If those times do not work for you, our staff is always out at libraries in our region teaching Digital Literacy to our participants across our service area. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: The Core 8 Digital Literacy Workshops that we teach are:                 1. Basic Computer Skills,                 2. Internet Basics,                 3. Email Basics,                 4. Windows,                 5. Social Media,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Aletha McGee and Ken. Contact Phone: aletha.mcgee@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brete Underhill and Ken. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, September 1, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam folder. Please check the folder for system and facilitator messages or invites. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible. Waitlists are automated and if a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to register. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited… Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Aletha McGee and Ken. Contact Phone: aletha.mcgee@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: esdgpvirtualservices@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, September 2, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Cursos de Computación - Buscar Una Profesión

Todo lo que necesita saber para prepararse para la vida laboral. Room: Digital Literacy Classroom (Classroom 2). Contact Name: Albert Gutierrez. Contact Phone: (509) 460-4704. Contact Email: agutierrez@goodwillotc.org. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Cursos de Computacion:                 1. Basicos sobre Computacion,                 2. Basicos del Internet,                 3. Uso del correo electronico,                 4. Windows 10,                 5. Redes Sociales,                 6. Microsoft Word,                 7. Microsoft Excel,                 8. Microsoft PowerPoint                 9. Buscar una profesion. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, September 2, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Employment Connection Center 3521 W. Court Street Suite B, Pasco, WA.

HOLIDAY - WorkSource CLOSED

Workshop Language Option: English. Russian. Spanish. Monday, September 5, 2022. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Strategies for Success: Work Concepts II

Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it! Learn how to multitask and stay motivated , Explore your personal leadership and organization skills , Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected , Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make , Develop a solid vision for a professional future. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 12, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 15, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, September 12, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

LinkedIn Social Media Workshop - Tri-Cities - NOW In-Person

LinkedIn gives you the ability to showcase your profile, expertise, recommendations and connections. Your LinkedIn profile is the first professional impression of you when recruiters and employers use LinkedIn to search for candidates. Guest speaker is Dwight Beck, a Technical Recruiter for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). Michele Brown, workshop facilitator,  will assist you as you work on your online profile and answer your questions. Room: Room 11. Contact Name: Michele Brown. Contact Email: Michele.Brown@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Workshop facilitator Michele Brown, Employment Specialist with WorkSource Columbia Basin. Michele Brown's LinkedIn profile , Recommended you bring a USB to save your work. You may bring your own laptop; however, Chromebooks are providedSign Up Required. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Veteran Resume Workshop - Tri-Cities

This workshop is for veterans and qualifying spouses. Bring current or past resume and job description for review. Understand translation of military to civilian skillset. Learn local company practices, hiring trends, and recruitment strategies. Instructed by local employers. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: Jose.Sandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is for Veterans and qualifying spouses. This workshop is offered both in-person and virtual. Join Zoom Meeting, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81839739532?pwd=M3lRa0dpYnA2anpnWjBYa0UwWFdzUT09, Meeting ID: 818 3973 9532, Passcode: 439278, One tap mobile, +12532158782,81839739532#,,*439278# US (Tacoma), +16699009128,81839739532#,,*439278# US (San Jose), Dial by your location, +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma), +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose), +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston), +1 669 444 9171 US, +1 301… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Strategies for Success: Work Concepts I

Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story , Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 22, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, September 19, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Strategies for Success: Health & Well-Being

Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Room: In Person Rm #8. Contact Name: Olivia Mendoza. Contact Phone: 509.734.5296. Contact Email: olivia.mendoza@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 26, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 29, 2022, 12:00 PM. In Person: WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 N. Kellogg, Suite D, Kennewick, WA 99336.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, September 26, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, October 3, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, October 10, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

LinkedIn Social Media Workshop - Tri-Cities - NOW In-Person

LinkedIn gives you the ability to showcase your profile, expertise, recommendations and connections. Your LinkedIn profile is the first professional impression of you when recruiters and employers use LinkedIn to search for candidates. Guest speaker is Dwight Beck, a Technical Recruiter for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). Michele Brown, workshop facilitator,  will assist you as you work on your online profile and answer your questions. Room: Room 11. Contact Name: Michele Brown. Contact Email: Michele.Brown@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Workshop facilitator Michele Brown, Employment Specialist with WorkSource Columbia Basin. Michele Brown's LinkedIn profile , Recommended you bring a USB to save your work. You may bring your own laptop; however, Chromebooks are providedSign Up Required. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Veteran Resume Workshop - Tri-Cities

This workshop is for veterans and qualifying spouses. Bring current or past resume and job description for review. Understand translation of military to civilian skillset. Learn local company practices, hiring trends, and recruitment strategies. Instructed by local employers. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: Jose.Sandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is for Veterans and qualifying spouses. This workshop is offered both in-person and virtual. Join Zoom Meeting, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81839739532?pwd=M3lRa0dpYnA2anpnWjBYa0UwWFdzUT09, Meeting ID: 818 3973 9532, Passcode: 439278, One tap mobile, +12532158782,81839739532#,,*439278# US (Tacoma), +16699009128,81839739532#,,*439278# US (San Jose), Dial by your location, +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma), +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose), +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston), +1 669 444 9171 US, +1 301… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Columbia Basin 815 North Kellogg Street, Suite D Kennewick, WA 99336.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, October 17, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, October 24, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Vet Access - A Virtual Forum for Tri-Cities Area Veterans

CALLING ALL VETERANS - THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY  Vets Access is an open time for all veterans and qualifying spouses to have access to the veterans services team.  Areas of assistance available include: Résumé review , Job search /  "hot" jobs , VA Benefits assistance , Veterans' assistance with local resources and support services , WorkSource resources. Contact Name: Jose Sandoval. Contact Phone: 509-734-5298. Contact Email: jsandoval@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Monday, October 31, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.