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Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, July 26, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, July 26, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to relaunch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

SEAP Orientation/Information

WorkSource Rainier Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Contact Name: Kim Ralls. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 8144.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Redmond 6 Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – Thursday, July 26, 2018, 5:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities

WorkSource Rainier Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities A drop-in resource for job seekers with disabilities.  The workshop will provide a brief description of DEI and associated services, information on Ticket to Work for SSI/SSDI beneficiaries, career pathways, orientation in core WorkSource services for any new customers, assistance setting up WorkSourceWA.com accounts. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Amy Mandel Stolov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

LinkedIn /Advanced

WorkSource North Seattle Prerequisite: Please attend LinkedIn/Beginners first or have a working knowledge of LinkedIn. This Advanced Class will focus on how to find and connect with people and use LinkedIn to search for jobs. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Business, Marketing, Sales and Finance Speed Networking and Recruiting Event

WorkSource Redmond Participating Companies: Orin Rice , Terra Staffing , Homestreet Bank , WatchGuard Technologies , BECU Please register to attend with a free ticket from EventBrite. Sponsor: WorkSource Redmond. Contact Name: Mary Dolliver. Contact Phone: 425-861-3742. Contact Email: mdolliver@esd.wa.gov. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Redmond Regional Library 15990 NE 85th Street Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.

Career Coach (Job Exploration)

WorkSource Redmond This workshop will provide you with the tools and resources you need to help you identify and pursue a new career or make a career change.  At the conclusion of the workshop, you will be able to identify career opportunities that fit your interests, skills, current labor market, and personal situation.  Additionally, you will learn how to use the tools to help you prepare a new resume, cover letter, and successfully begin your job search. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Career Coach Job Club

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Career Coach Job Club is a group of job seekers looking to positively impact their employment options by becoming empowered with "Job Readiness Trainings". These trainings are certified on an online job search tool called "Career Coach". Career Coach is a tool that will provide career advice by providing the most current information on wages, employment options as well as education and training opportunities. In effort to maximize potentials, we ask that job seekers planning to attend gather work history for past 10yrs prior to attendance as resources as resumes will be constructed and edited. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SBA/BINW: Work for yourself!

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about starting a business?  Attend this free workshop to learn the first steps to business ownership from local experts.  Discover free tools and resources to help get you started. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Employer of the Day Hiring Event IMIA

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Contact Email: sarruda@imiallc.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Managing Job Loss

WorkSource Redmond 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 Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) Job Club

WorkSource North Seattle Attention: This workshop is for people with disabilities. DVR (Division of Vocational Rehabilitation) Job Club is for people with disabilities who are motivated to return to work.  All persons with disabilities are welcome to attend.  DVR staff will present fresh material each week as well as job search topics such as interviewing, Résumés, cover letters, responding to an employer via email, networking, dressing for success, and disability disclosure, in addition to periodic guest speakers.  Information will also be provided on how to apply for vocational rehabilitation services if not already connected with DVR.  Please “Dress for Success” when attending. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Additional Information: 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. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Ready 4 Re-entry Job Fair

WorkSource North Seattle Employers: R&T Hood and Duct Services Aerotek Allpak Container BrightView Landscape Services Exotic Metals King electrical Manufacturing LELO Relicensing Program MOD Pizza Sears Home Services The Charter Seattle UPS For more employers attending go to: https://ready4reeentryjobfair.eventbrite.com. Sponsor: WorkSource Center North Seattle. Contact Name: Christine Simpson. Contact Phone: 206-934-6016. Contact Email: csimpson@esd.wa.gov. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Mock Interview

WorkSource Rainier Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. *This workshop provides job search credit to individual claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Skills & Abilities

WorkSource North Seattle 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 will also learn oral communication skills, and practice delivering a 60 Second Commercial--a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Self-knowledge is one half of a job match. Learning "who you are" can affect how you plan, control, and shape your life. Participate in this interactive workshop to gain new and exciting information about yourself. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Beginning PC

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Are you new to computers? Want to improve your typing speed? Need to learn how to manipulate the computer and learn to create your first document, then this is the class for you! In this session, you will also work with our computer tutorials to help you gain speed and confidence on a computer. All levels are welcome. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

WorkSource Orientation

WorkSource Redmond 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.WorkSourceWA.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 Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part II*

WorkSource Auburn This class focuses on expanding Internet networking, job search and company research using LinkedIn.  You must have a current LinkedIn profile and familiarity with LinkedIn, the Internet and using the computer. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn For Professionals

WorkSource Redmond Increasingly employers are looking for job applicants online.  And before they extend a job offer they want to see what your social media presence looks like. This workshop is beneficial for mid and senior level professionals across all industries wishing to expand their networking opportunities and enhance their job search. An established LinkedIn profile is required. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

SEAP Information Session

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Career Talk

WorkSource Redmond Career talk with other job seekers. Your voice is important! Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Women's Worth & Rights in the Workplace

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Job seekers and low-wage workers, especially women of color, face numerous barriers to evaluating their economic worth in job search and in accessing justice on the job. This free workshop will provide tips and tools for effectively evaluating your worth and negotiation  power, and will also cover local, state and federal labor standards and what to do when your rights at work are violated. Workshop Language Option: English. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Explore Free Financial Aid for Training

WorkSource Redmond Learn about a variety of resources available to help pay for training. Resources include funding through college programs and resources from your local WorkSource. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Employer of the Day Hiring Event IMIA

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Participating Employer: INTERNATIONAL MARINE & INDUSTRIAL APPLICATORS (IMIA) POSTIONS AVAILABLE•Administrative Assistance •Blasters •Painters •Laborers •Sprayers •Structural Supervisors What to bring:•Resume •Proper form of Identification •Certification Benefit: Medical, Dental, 7 vision plans are available ♦ Bilingual preferred but not required Come prepared to process an online application and interview on the day of the hiring event. Parking is available at adjacent self-pay lots and at the Bed, Bath & Beyond parking garage on 3rd Avenue. The following Metro Bus routes also serve this location: 1,2,3, & 4, 5, 7, 13, 16, 27, 32, 36, 54, 55, 70, 135, 304, 316, & E line. Contact Email: sarruda@imiallc.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Job Search Strategies

WorkSource North Seattle Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success.  In the Job Search Strategies class you will learn ways to find out which job search methods work best for you. This class provides tips on the value of labor market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews, and utilizing the Internet to help locate jobs. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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, July 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) information session

WorkSource Redmond Assistance for unemployment claimants to train in self-employment while receiving UI benefits. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Keep UI Benefits During Training - Orientation to Commissioner- Approved Training (CAT) and Training Benefits (TB)

WorkSource Redmond Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT)/Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit a successful application. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.

Résumés and Correspondence

WorkSource North Seattle 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 what Résumé and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge, and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier 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. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence

WorkSource Redmond 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 what Résumé and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge, and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Multicultural Job Club

WorkSource Tukwila Looking for a job search support group, where you can communicate across cultures? Need some fresh ideas on how to create job search tools, find strategies to enhance networking or simply find support to share some of the best practices and job leads. This group is a great resource for Cross-Cultural Communication and skills upgrading for professionals trying to re-enter in to their own field of work”. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste. 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila If you are interested in obtaining your GED and are 16-24 years of age, attend this informational orientation. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Applications

WorkSource North Seattle An important part of any job search is to understand the employer's point of view. In this workshop you will 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, in writing, your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd.  The master application is helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications and or a basic Résumé. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Veterans Job Club

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This club will give you the opportunity to speak with local employers, hiring managers, visit with guest speakers of different companies and apprenticeship programs, and networking with  other veterans. This will cover skills and abilities, veteran resources, transition of military to civilian occupations. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

CAT/TB Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Note: This Workshop takes place at Seattle Central College Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner-Approved Training (CAT) and/or Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit an application. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Seattle Central College Room 5012 1701Broadway Seattle, WA 98122.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. 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. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

WorkLife Reimagined! – Career Club

WorkSource Redmond For experienced workers ready to embark on their second-half or encore career. Think outside the box, and explore options beyond the traditional 40-50 hour week. Create a career that fits for you. Take steps to create the life you want! Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 26, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

WorkSource Rainier 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. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, July 27, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Goal-Setting During Job Search Part 2

WorkSource Redmond Part 2 gets at tools to set goals with specificity and accountability while also considering obstacles. Part 1 is not necessary for Part 2. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 27, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Interview Skills

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Need to brush up on your interviewing skills? In this workshop, you will practice responding to typical interview questions and begin the necessary preparation to ace a job interview. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 27, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Barrier Busters

WorkSource Redmond A practical ‘How-To’ series for breaking through obstacles to employment and life goals. This month the topic is Financial Freeway. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 27, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Interviewing

WorkSource North Seattle 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. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Friday, July 27, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Budgeting During Job Search

WorkSource Redmond At all times, but especially during times of under- or unemployment, it is important to establish a clear financial picture and make conscious decisions with that understanding. In this workshop, participants will be encouraged to examine their financial health, and set up a budget. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 30, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Mock Interview

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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 nay job seeker. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice frequently in a supportive and realistic environment. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 30, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Targeted Résumés

WorkSource Redmond Ticket to More Interviews: Learn how to target your resume to increase calls from recruiters and land more Your interviews. Workshop focuses on creating customized resumes to job postings, effectively using key words, recruiter search techniques, Jobscan and applicant Tracking Systems to get your resume in the “to call” pile. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 30, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, July 30, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mature Workers WorkShop

WorkSource Redmond This workshop will prepare the mature worker for successful job searching in the current job market by dispelling stereotypes about the mature worker, developing job searching strategies, identifying transferable skills, and learning new résumé cover letter and interviewing techniques. The workshop focuses on people age 45+, but job seekers of all ages are welcome to attend. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Barrier Busters

WorkSource North Seattle Working with a Disability. This month we explore options for employment with a disability, benefit planning & finding complimentary jobs.  Network with providers directly & learn about services & supports at our resource fair: A practical ‘How-To’ series for breaking through obstacles to employment and life goals.". Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Express Credit Union

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Frustrated by the way banks treat you? Tired of paying for check cashing and payday loan fees? Need checking and savings accounts that work for you? Then check out Express--made up of members just like you! Express Credit Union offers Free Check Cashing. Checking and Savings Accounts. Fair Rates on Loans and Low-cost Money Transfer. To sign up come to the WorkSource Affiliate Downtown directly. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

CAT/TB Orientation/Commissioner Approved Training and Training Benefits

WorkSource North Seattle If you are receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in training or retraining to increase your skills or change career paths, you will need to apply for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT)/Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit a successful application. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: 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: No. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

"Working with our Troops" - Career and Resource Fair - 5th annual

5th Annual "Working With Our Troops" Career Fair & Resource Expo  presented by WorkSource Seattle-King County Business Services. Free box lunch and validated parking for job seekers. Let us do the driving!  Free shuttle from locations in King County like: WorkSource North Seattle , WorkSource Rainier , WorkSource Auburn , Lowe's in Federal Way, WA Businesses scheduled to attend include (subject to change): Amazon , Boeing , Nike , University of Washington , City of Seattle , City of Bellevue , UPS , FedEx , Nordstrom , BECU , CDS Truck School , First Student , Exotic Metals , Comcast , WSDOT , USPS , and many more. Contact Name: Andrew Ang. Contact Email: aang@esd.wa.gov. Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Washington State Convention Center 705 Pike Street Seattle, WA 98101.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SEAP Information Session

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste. 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Veterans Housing Assistance

WorkSource Auburn This workshop is for VETERANS that are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless! You will learn about various housing programs and services offered by several different agencies in the King County Region.  Participating agency will be: Supportive Services for Veterans Community Psychiatric Clinic.  Following the workshop presentation you will be able to meet individually with the representative to address your specific housing needs. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Service Orientation

WorkSource Auburn This briefing is a coalition of veteran service providers, State and King County to assist veterans with employment, life stability, crisis intervention needs and more.  We will give you a better understanding of available resources, answer your questions and connect you to the right services and experts to meet your needs and interests. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mature Worker

WorkSource Rainier This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Room: 300. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. 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. Thursday, August 2, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 3, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 3, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities Job Search Strategies

WorkSource Rainier 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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 3, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 6, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 9, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Monday, August 6, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 9, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 6, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 9, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

KCJI New Client Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 6, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource/ YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 6, 2018, 12:00 PM – Thursday, August 9, 2018, 5:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 6, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Introduction to Social Media for Job Search

WorkSource Rainier 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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part I*

WorkSource Auburn This class offers a basic overview of the LinkedIn website.  Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is. You must have general computer and internet skills, a current email address and have never used LinkedIn or have only a very minimal profile.  Please bring your work and education history. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SEAP Orientation/Information

WorkSource Rainier Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Contact Name: Kim Ralls. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 8144.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Young Women's Group (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila , WA 98188.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Women & Work Empowerment Forum

WorkSource Redmond Amy Goings, Ed.D. President at Lake Washington Institute of Technology, will be speaking about the challenges and supports in her career”. Free Parking. Room: West 404. Contact Name: Peggy O'Mear. Contact Phone: 425-861-3778. Contact Email: Pomear@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Room West 404 Free parking. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Lake Washington Institute of Technology 11605 132nd Ave NE Kirkland, WA 98034.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 9, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 9, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 9, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste. 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 9, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. 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. Thursday, August 9, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 10, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 13, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 16, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Monday, August 13, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 16, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to re-launch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 13, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 13, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 16, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 13, 2018, 12:00 PM – Thursday, August 16, 2018, 5:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities

WorkSource Rainier Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities A drop-in resource for job seekers with disabilities.  The workshop will provide a brief description of DEI and associated services, information on Ticket to Work for SSI/SSDI beneficiaries, career pathways, orientation in core WorkSource services for any new customers, assistance setting up WorkSourceWA.com accounts. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Amy Mandel Stolov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 13, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 13, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Mock Interview

WorkSource Rainier Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. *This workshop provides job search credit to individual claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

PC Basics*

WorkSource Auburn In this course we will explore the basics of using a computer including the mouse and keyboard and saving your files.  This workshop is for beginners. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SEAP Orientation

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Job Club

WorkSource North Seattle Join other veterans transitioning into the civilian job market to network, learn about services available, and learn practical techniques for the job search. Facilitated by a Veteran Representative. Contact Phone: 206-934-6142. Additional Information: 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, August 15, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

College Resources & CAT/TB Overview

WorkSource Rainier This informational session will explain the difference 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). Contact Name: Michael Crawford. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste. 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Young Men's Focus Group

WorkSource Tukwila This focus group will cover life skills in a safe environment specifically for young men ages 16-24 years of age.  Lunch provided.  For more information, please contact Korey Strozier at . Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Young Men's Group

WorkSource Tukwila This focus group will cover life skills in a safe environment specifically for young men ages 16-24 years of age.  Lunch provided.  For more information, please contact Korey Strozier at . Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Veterans Housing Assistance

WorkSource Auburn This workshop is for VETERANS that are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless! You will learn about various housing programs and services offered by several different agencies in the King County Region.  Participating agency will be: Supportive Services for Veterans Community Psychiatric Clinic.  Following the workshop presentation you will be able to meet individually with the representative to address your specific housing needs. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Service Orientation*

WorkSource Auburn This briefing is a coalition of veteran service providers, State and King County to assist veterans with employment, life stability, crisis intervention needs and more.  We will give you a better understanding of available resources, answer your questions and connect you to the right services and experts to meet your needs and interests. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beginning Internet

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This class will teach how to use the internet for job search purposes. No computer experience necessary. However, keyboarding and mouse skills are highly encouraged as a pre-requisite. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

*Veterans Job Club

WorkSource Auburn Veterans are invited to attend this Job Club to network and gain helpful tips in your job search and connect with a Veterans Employment Representative. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mature Worker

WorkSource Rainier This popular workshop will highlight ways to overcome stereotypes and difficult barriers mature workers can often face to becoming employed. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Room: 300. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. 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. Thursday, August 16, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 17, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

WorkSource Rainier 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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 17, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 20, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 23, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Monday, August 20, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 23, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 20, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 23, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

KCJI New Client Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 20, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affilitate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 20, 2018, 12:00 PM – Thursday, August 23, 2018, 5:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 20, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

SEAP Orientation

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Introduction to Social Media for Job Search

WorkSource Rainier 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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part II*

WorkSource Auburn This class focuses on expanding Internet networking, job search and company research using LinkedIn.  You must have a current LinkedIn profile and familiarity with LinkedIn, the Internet and using the computer. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Young Women's Group (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Renton, WA 98188.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mature Worker Job Club

WorkSource Rainier Mature workers job club: Primarily focused on the mature worker and veterans, it is a group of supportive mature job seekers, sharing ideas on how to face the challenges, barriers to re-employment. This a supportive group that is focused on maintaining a positive, action-oriented attitude during job search Mature workers sometimes find barriers to employment.  Join us to hear our guest speaker Roleta Batiste SHRM-CP, PHR, who has over 20 years of Human Resources and workforce development experience and currently serving on the WA State SHRM Council. Presentation & Discussion includes: Ageism , Mature Workers Rights , Overcoming Employment Barriers Who Should Attend: Mature workers , Currently laid-off , Interested in changing careers , Actively engaged in job-search The event includes:: Free parking , Near Sound Transit - Mount Baker Station , Is on King County Metro bus line To reserve your seat, please contact: Janice Brooks (jbrooks@esd.wa.gov). Contact Name: JL Hernandez or Janice Brooks. Contact Phone: 206.721.5989. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

SEAP Orientation/Information

WorkSource Rainier Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? The Self-Employment Assistance Program (SEAP) can help you with Self Employment Training (SET), receive business coaching/counseling, develop a business plan, identify resources available to help your business, an overview of financing options, while continuing to receive your weekly unemployment benefits while in the SEAP program. Contact Name: Kim Ralls. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 8144.

Multicultural Job Club

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Ste. 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West, Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. 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. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 27, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 30, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 27, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 30, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to relaunch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 30, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 27, 2018, 12:00 PM – Thursday, August 30, 2018, 5:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities

WorkSource Rainier Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities A drop-in resource for job seekers with disabilities.  The workshop will provide a brief description of DEI and associated services, information on Ticket to Work for SSI/SSDI beneficiaries, career pathways, orientation in core WorkSource services for any new customers, assistance setting up WorkSourceWA.com accounts. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Amy Mandel Stolov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 27, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 27, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Orientation for GED (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Job Readiness Training

WorkSource Tukwila Job Readiness Training is offered every Tuesday and is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age.  You will receive assistance with working on your resume, cover letter and practicing your interviewing skills. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Mock Interview

WorkSource Rainier Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. *This workshop provides job search credit to individual claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier 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! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Corps Orientation

WorkSource Tukwila This is a residential job training and educational program free for qualifying individuals aged 16 – 24.  Join in our weekly information sessions every Wednesday at 3pm at Worksource / YouthSource or call Frank Vargas at for more information. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila / YouthSource 645 Andover Park West Tukwila, WA 98188.