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*Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 8:30-11:30 (4 day class) Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story , Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019 – Thursday, August 29, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Rainier Module 1: Work Concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 12-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and projects. • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendanc… In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 8:30 AM – Thursday, August 29, 2019, 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource North Seattle Module 4: Personal Strength Builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects. • Certificates are distr… In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 29, 2019, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Strategies for Success Module 4 (4-day class)

WorkSource Redmond Title: Personal Strength Builders This workshop helps you to understand what you do best and how you can use your strengths for work. Please contact Susan Gabrielle at sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions. 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. Unemployment clients receive three job-search credits for attending all four days. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 9:30 AM – Thursday, August 29, 2019, 12:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 26, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

(CANCELLED)Resume Critique

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This workshop provides resume critique and assistance from an employment specialist. Must have an electronic version of your resume, either on a flash drive or as an email attachment or in a body of the email. Must have 2 jobs your want to apply to. Limit 8 people per workshop. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Aerotek Hriing Event

WorkSource Auburn There’s more to a person than a resume or a set of skills. People bring a collection of their skills, passions and experiences to every new job. Come meet with Aerotek who is hiring for positions like: Production workers/general laborers , CNC machinists and programmers , Maintenance mechanics , Auto body and vehicle mechanics , Administrative assistants , Warehouse workers , Aviation mechanics , Customer service , Manufacturing assemblers , Forklift operators. Contact Name: Erin Stewart. Contact Email: estewart@esd.wa.gov. Monday, August 26, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 "I" Street NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

Embedded Career Specialist (ECS) 1:1

South Seattle Community College Come meet with an Embedded Career Specialist (ECS) to get help with your resume and, for students, discuss internship options. Internships can be paid and used to gain academic credits, while furthering your experience in the field. Room: RSB79C. Contact Name: Justin Honan. Contact Phone: 206.934.5305. Contact Email: justin.honan@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 26, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Building (RSB79). For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, August 26, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Financial Capabilities - Unit 1

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 1:30- 3:30 (2 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create an account prior to attending this workshop. Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from? Concepts: Perceptions of money and income Description: Students will explore their personal relationship and views of money and understand their sources and timing of income. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This is a six week series that meets two times per week.  The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 27, 2019 – Wednesday, August 28, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume 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! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SBA/BINW

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. Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, August 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

HEP

WorkSource Downtown Seattle The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Self-Employment Information Session (SEAP)

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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 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 Self-Assistance Program. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 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, August 27, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Manpower - Featured Employer

WorkSource Auburn Come meet with staffing firm Manpower where they are looking to hire for: Assembly positions , Production specialist - paint , Welder/weld specialist Starting wage: $17.77 per hour. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 "I" Street NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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 27, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South 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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

Financial Education 101

WorkSource Rainier If financial stability is your biggest worry, this course is for you. You’ll learn how to prioritize your budget along with goal setting, understand a credit report, saving and investing. This interactive class will help you build healthy relationship with money while balancing your personal and professional life. The purpose of this session is to provide the participants with the tools and resources for saving money in order to achieve their personal financial goals. After this workshop, participants should leave with the knowledge and confidence to: • Establish financial goals • Saving for emergencies and long-term goals • How to understand a credit report/score • Importance of paying yourself first • Equipped to start building or reestablishing positive credit history. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Ace Parking Hiring Event

WorkSource Rainier For over 60 years, Ace Parking’s priorities have been to exceed the financial objectives set forth by clients and to deliver the highest possible level of service. It’s these two principles that have defined our reputation as the premier parking management company in the industry. Ace Parking is hiring in Seattle and Bellevue for: Part-time (PT) valet $16 -17 per hour. , Full-time (FT) and PT cashiers - $16.80 per hour , FT valet captain - $16.50 per hour + tips , FT door persons - $18 - 21 per hour , PT lot attendant - $16 per hour Full-time employees receive: Medical, dental and vision insurance , 401k , Paid time-off. Contact Name: Maritess Walters. Contact Email: Mwalters@aceparking.com. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier 2531 Rainier Avenue South Seattle, WA 98144.

Featured Employer - US Census

WorkSource Auburn Positions available include: Census taker , Recruiting assistant , Office clerk , Office operations supervisors  Job type: Temporary positions in Washington  Salary/wage: $15 - 25.50 per hour  Visit www.2020census.gov/jobs for more info! Contact Name: Laura Westergard. Contact Email: lwestergard@esd.wa.gov. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 "I" Street NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. AJAC Office 6770 E. Marginal Way S Building A-122 Seattle, WA 98018.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 8605 S. 212th Street Kent, WA.

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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 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. *This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:00 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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

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. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume Writing/Cover Letters Workshop

South Seattle Community College 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 workshop, 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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Room: WorkSource Conference Room. Contact Name: Le'Onna Lee. Contact Phone: 206-934-7962. Contact Email: leonna.lee@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Building (RSB79). For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 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 28, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Effectively Working With Recruiters

WorkSource Redmond Master the finer points of reaching and communicating with internal and external recruiters, HR professionals and executive search consultants.  Leverage Boolean search techniques in designing your resume to penetrate through the software filters and increase your chances of getting in front of hiring managers.  Facilitator has over 20 years in career development and recruiting. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume & 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! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. 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, August 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Tableau Veterans Hiring Event

WorkSource Tukwila "We help people see and understand data. Seven words that drive everything we do. And they've never been more important." The King County Veterans Program is hosting Tableau, a high profile data visualization software company, for a hiring and networking event Multiple veteran employees will be on hand to give presentations and to network with participants. Refreshments will be provided. Veterans and vet spouses, come visit with recruiters and veteran employees from this amazing organization. Find the future you are looking for in: Marketing , Sales , Development , Operations For more information and registration, visit our eventbrite page. Sponsor: King County Veterans Program. Contact Name: Anthony Aguirre. Contact Phone: 206-263-8693. Contact Email: anthony.aguirre@kingcounty.gov. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Tukwila 645 Andover Parkway West Tukwila, WA.

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: Jonathan Joudrey or Terry Weber. 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 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Re-Entry Orientation Supervised

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Embedded Career Specialist (ECS) 1:1

South Seattle Community College Want to apply what you’re learning in the classroom at work? Are you excited to gain experience in your area of study and industry? Come meet with an Embedded Career Specialist to get help with your resume and discuss internship options. Internships can be paid and used to gain academic credits, while furthering your experience in the field. Room: RSB79D. Contact Name: Le'Onna Lee. Contact Phone: 206-934-7962. Contact Email: leonna.lee@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Bldg. (RSB79). For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

CAT/TB Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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). The workshop will guide you through the requirements, process, and research needed to submit an application. Offered at Seattle Central College room #5102. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 29, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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 30, 2019, 9:30 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, August 30, 2019, 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 Goal setting can be essential as part of a successful job search strategy.  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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 30, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE, Suite 130 Redmond, WA 98052.

(CANCELLED) Career Coach Job Search

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

HOLIDAY

WorkSource North Seattle Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Monday, September 2, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

*Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 8:30-11:30 (4 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Module 2: Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 – Friday, September 6, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Financial capabilities - Unit 2

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 1:30- 3:30 (2 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create an account prior to attending this workshop. Unit Two: Where does my money go? Concepts: Total financial picture and spending Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This is a six week series that meets two times per week.  The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 – Wednesday, September 4, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Rainier Module 2: Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 12-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects , Certificates are… In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 8:30 AM – Friday, September 6, 2019, 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Elwood Staffing hiring event

WorkSource Auburn Better opportunities. Better balance. Better match. Whatever better means to you, we're the people who make it possible.    Because your better drives us to seek out the best and brightest in the industry, work with the finest companies in their fields, and place the best talent in the marketplace. Isn't it time for something better? Elwood staffing is looking to fill positions: Warehouse , Production , Forklift drive Wages are $13.50 to $17 per hour. Contact Name: Laura Westergard. Contact Email: lwestergard@esd.wa.gov. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 "I" Street NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume 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! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 5 (4-day class)

WorkSource Redmond Title: Community Engagement This workshop encourages you to learn about your community and how you can help. Please contact Susan Gabrielle at sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions. 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. Unemployment clients receive three job-search credits for attending all four days. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 9:30 AM – Friday, September 6, 2019, 12:00 PM. 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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 3, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

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, September 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interview Skilks

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Urban Tech Jobs Program

Contact Phone: 206-965-0954. Contact Email: urbantech@urbanleague.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 105 14th Avenue, Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98122.

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, September 3, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Financial Education 101

WorkSource Rainier If financial stability is your biggest worry, this course is for you. You’ll learn how to prioritize your budget along with goal setting, understand a credit report, saving and investing. This interactive class will help you build healthy relationship with money while balancing your personal and professional life. The purpose of this session is to provide the participants with the tools and resources for saving money in order to achieve their personal financial goals. After this workshop, participants should leave with the knowledge and confidence to: • Establish financial goals • Saving for emergencies and long-term goals • How to understand a credit report/score • Importance of paying yourself first • Equipped to start building or reestablishing positive credit history. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 3, 2019, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 4, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. AJAC Office 6770 E. Marginal Way S Building A-122 Seattle, WA 98018.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 8605 S. 212th Street Kent, WA.

FEDERAL JOB SEEKERS WORKSHOP

WorkSource Auburn Interested in exploring federal opportunities but don’t know where to begin? ​•Learn about the process of seeking and competing for a Federal job, •Understand a Federal job Announcement •Discuss the required steps through the entire Federal hiring procedure •Receive guidance on creating a strong Applicant Profile and Federal Resume. Contact Name: Nora Wallace. Contact Phone: 253) 266-5349. Contact Email: lwallace@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St. NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Self-Employment Information Session (SEAP)

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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 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 Self-Assistance Program. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 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. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 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, September 4, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S 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. Contact Email: Kim.Ralls@REiiCorp.com. 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, September 4, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcwa..

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume & 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! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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: Jonathan Joudrey or Terry Weber. 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, September 5, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Re-Entry Orientation Supervised

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Homeless Veterans Housing Workshop

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, September 5, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:30 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. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:30 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, September 5, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Using Labor Market Information Lab

WorkSource Rainier This 2-hour hands-on workshop will help job-seekers learn where to find and how to use labor market information. This workshop will provide job seekers the basics of how to effectively use Labor Market Information (LMI) as an essential tool to make informed, accurate decisions and how to get a job; improve their skills or enhancing their careers. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Steve Taylor. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Prerequisite: Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. Please Note: WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

CAT/TB Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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). The workshop will guide you through the requirements, process, and research needed to submit an application. Offered at Seattle Central College room #5102. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 5, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. 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, September 5, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Bldg. (RSB79). 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, September 6, 2019, 9:30 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, September 6, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 6, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

*Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 8:30-11:30 (4 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style , Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills , Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control , Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 9, 2019 – Thursday, September 12, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Rainier Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution, and get tips on emotional control • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email, and on social media. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 12-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and projects. • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendanc… In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 9, 2019, 8:30 AM – Thursday, September 12, 2019, 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 6 (4-day class)

WorkSource Redmond Title:  Work Concepts II This workshop will help you excel in your career and life. Please contact Susan Gabrielle at sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions. 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. Unemployment clients receive three job-search credits for attending all four days. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 9, 2019, 9:30 AM – Thursday, September 12, 2019, 12:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 9, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Resume Critique

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This workshop provides resume critique and assistance from an employment specialist. Must have an electronic version of your resume on a flash drive, an email attachment, or in the body of an email. Must have two job descriptions of jobs you want to apply for. limited eight people. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 9, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

LinkedIn /Beginner

WorkSource North Seattle Introduction to LinkedIn, this class will be a walk through the beginning registration process and setting up an account. Best for those who do not have a current LinkedIn account or have created one but have never used it.  REQUIREMENTS TO ATTEND: *A current email account to use with LinkedIn (required!!!) *Access to your current email account in class *General computer, internet and email knowledge and experience *Your work and education history to enter into your profile. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 9, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, September 9, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Financial Capabilities - Unit 3

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 1:30- 3:30 (2 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create an account prior to attending this workshop. Unit Three: Making changes with your money. Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This is a six week series that meets two times per week.  The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 10, 2019 – Wednesday, September 11, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume 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! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 10, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

HEP Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. 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, September 10, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume & Cover Letter

WorkSource Downtown 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 which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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, September 10, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 10, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Financial Education 101

WorkSource Rainier If financial stability is your biggest worry, this course is for you. You’ll learn how to prioritize your budget along with goal setting, understand a credit report, saving and investing. This interactive class will help you build healthy relationship with money while balancing your personal and professional life. The purpose of this session is to provide the participants with the tools and resources for saving money in order to achieve their personal financial goals. After this workshop, participants should leave with the knowledge and confidence to: • Establish financial goals • Saving for emergencies and long-term goals • How to understand a credit report/score • Importance of paying yourself first • Equipped to start building or reestablishing positive credit history. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Pacific NW Public Sector Diversity Career Fair

Join us for the 2nd Annual Pacific Northwest Public Sector Diversity Career Fair. Meet with regional public-sector employers , Participate in career related mini-sessions , Bring your resume for a review by experts , Free admission for job seekers , Free two-hour parking , Conveniently located next to the Renton Transit Center Visit the event registration site to learn more The Renton Farmers Market is right outside the venue from 3:00 to 7:00.  Visit the fresh produce and flower vendors as well as the Food trucks! Employers scheduled to attend include: City of Auburn - City of Bellevue - City of Issaquah - City of Renton - City of Seattle Human Resources - City of Seattle Information Technology - City of Seattle Parks & Recreation - City of Seattle Department of Transportation - City of Tukwila - Community Transit - Crisis Connections - Department of Labor and Industries – Division of Child Support – Division of Vocational Rehabilitation - Department of Social & Health Services – Employment… Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Renton Pavillion 233 Burnett Avenue South Renton, WA 98057.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. AJAC Office 6770 E. Marginal Way S Building A-122 Seattle, WA 98018.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 8605 S. 212th Street Kent, WA.

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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 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. *This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Interview Workshop

South Seattle Community College Get an in-depth analysis of the job interview process and learn how to successfully prepare for any job interview! Class topics will include: -Common interview questions -Research -Phone and behavioral interviews -What employer’s want -Attitude, effort and body language -Closing the interview * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Room: WorkSource Conference Room RSB79. Contact Name: Megan Nilsson-Doster. Contact Phone: 206-934-6803. Contact Email: megan@tracassoc.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: Please create an account at WorkSource.com before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30, minutes early. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Building (RSB79). For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

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. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beginning Internet

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This class will teach you how to use the internet for job search purposes. No computer experiences necessary, however, keyboarding and mouse class highly encouraged as a pre-requisite. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Training Resources

WorkSource North Seattle This information session will give you an overview of funding services through the college system if you are interested in training or how to get job search assistance. You need to know if training is the best option and if you meet the eligibility criteria and how to get connected. Attend this workshop if you need to acquire new skills to be competitive or are making a career change. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 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, September 11, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 12, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 12, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume & 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! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 12, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Re-Entry Orientation Supervised

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, September 12, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Job Club

WorkSource North Seattle TOPIC: Impacts of AI on your Job Search – Beating the Robots.  Artificial Intelligence and automation are increasingly being used by employers in the hiring process. We will cover the most recent developments in robotic interviews, social data mining, and ATS systems as how they impact your job search as well as current trends, tips, tricks and techniques to be successful. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 12, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 12, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

CAT/TB Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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). The workshop will guide you through the requirements, process, and research needed to submit an application. Offered at Seattle Central College room #5102. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 12, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. 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, September 12, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Bldg. (RSB79). For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Effectively Working With Recruiters

WorkSource North Seattle Get tips from a recruiter’s perspective about what employers are looking for in resumes, cover letters and interviews. Learn the different types of recruiters, where to find them and how to effectively work with them. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 13, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 13, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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, September 13, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Workers Worshop

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This workshop focuses on maintaining a positive, action-oriented attitude during job search. it is peer facilitated and includes guest speakers, job search topics such as effective networking, re0invigorating  your job search, and confidently looking for jobs. This workshop is for mature workers age 55 and up. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

*Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 8:30-11:30 (4 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills , Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability , Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 16, 2019 – Thursday, September 19, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Rainier Module 4: Personal Strength Builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 12-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction projects. • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance… In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 16, 2019, 8:30 AM – Thursday, September 19, 2019, 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

*Skills and 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. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Monday, September 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 1 (4-day class)

WorkSource Redmond Title: Work Concepts This workshop prepares you for work, career, and life. Please contact Susan Gabrielle at sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions. 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. Unemployment clients receive three job-search credits for attending all four days. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 16, 2019, 9:30 AM – Thursday, September 19, 2019, 12:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Mock Interview

WorkSource Downtown Seattle You might  have the best resume ever, but if you do not interview well, it will not matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice frequently in a supportive and realistic environment. Must call in advance to sign up. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 16, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, September 16, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Financial Capabilities - Unit 4

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 1:30- 3:30 (2 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create an account prior to attending this workshop. Unit Four: How can I get extra money out of my situation? Concepts: Debt and ways to increase income Description: Students will understand the opportunities and pitfalls that come with debt as well as consider ways in which to increase their income. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This is a six week series that meets two times per week.  The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – Wednesday, September 18, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Elwood Staffing hiring event

WorkSource Auburn Better opportunities. Better balance. Better match. Whatever better means to you, we're the people who make it possible.    Because your better drives us to seek out the best and brightest in the industry, work with the finest companies in their fields, and place the best talent in the marketplace. Isn't it time for something better? Elwood staffing is looking to fill positions: Warehouse , Production , Forklift drive Wages are $13.50 to $17 per hour. Contact Name: Laura Westergard. Contact Email: lwestergard@esd.wa.gov. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 "I" Street NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume 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! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 17, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

HEP Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. 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, September 17, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interview Skilks

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Urban Tech Jobs Program

Contact Phone: 206-965-0954. Contact Email: urbantech@urbanleague.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 105 14th Avenue, Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98122.

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, September 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Financial Education 101

WorkSource Rainier If financial stability is your biggest worry, this course is for you. You’ll learn how to prioritize your budget along with goal setting, understand a credit report, saving and investing. This interactive class will help you build healthy relationship with money while balancing your personal and professional life. The purpose of this session is to provide the participants with the tools and resources for saving money in order to achieve their personal financial goals. After this workshop, participants should leave with the knowledge and confidence to: • Establish financial goals • Saving for emergencies and long-term goals • How to understand a credit report/score • Importance of paying yourself first • Equipped to start building or reestablishing positive credit history. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Computer Assisted Job Search

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Need tools and assistance to conduct an effective job search? Attend this workshop if you want assistance setting up an email account, learning where to apply online jobs, completing an online application, converting your resume to TEXT only, posting your resume online, and want information about career exploration tools. Must have basic computer skills. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 17, 2019, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. AJAC Office 6770 E. Marginal Way S Building A-122 Seattle, WA 98018.

Manufacturing Academy Information Session

Launch your career in manufacturing Get trained for free* in 10 weeks for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing, Develop basic skills to obtain entry-level employment , Meet minimum qualifications for apprenticeship , Tour local companies and network with hiring employers Gain technical skills and industry certifications like:  Forklift certified , OSHA-10 certified , Lean manufacturing certified , CPR, first-aid certified , Shop math , Introduction to machining , Blueprint reading , Precision measuring Walk-in Wednesdays! Attend an information session at one of our locations available each Wednesday at 3pm to learn more.  AJAC office - 6770 E. Marginal Way S, Building A-122, Seattle, WA AMP Training Center - 8605 S 212th Street, Kent, WA. Contact Name: Heather Weeks. Contact Email: info@manufacturingacademy.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 8605 S. 212th Street Kent, WA.

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Self-Employment Information Session (SEAP)

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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 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 Self-Assistance Program. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 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. Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Résumé Lab

WorkSource North Seattle In this lab, you will receive a critique of your Résumé and assistance in making it the best it can be.  It is recommended that you have an electronic version of your Résumé either on a flash drive or in the body of an email or attachment to an email that you can access. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 18, 2019, 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, September 18, 2019, 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, September 18, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 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. Contact Email: Kim.Ralls@REiiCorp.com. 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, September 18, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcwa..

Targeted Résumés

WorkSource North Seattle Your Ticket to More Interviews: Learn how to target your resume to increase calls from recruiters and land more 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: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 19, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume & 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! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Re-Entry Orientation Supervised

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Homeless Veterans Housing Workshop

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. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:30 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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:30 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, September 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Mature Job Seekers Seminar

WorkSource North Seattle Concerned that you may not be getting job interviews or offers due to your age? This workshop will provide employment tips for individuals 55+ years, though job seekers of all ages are welcome to attend. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 19, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

CAT/TB Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle 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). The workshop will guide you through the requirements, process, and research needed to submit an application. Offered at Seattle Central College room #5102. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. 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, September 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate South Seattle College 6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106 Robert Smith Bldg. (RSB79). For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Negotiating Salary

WorkSource North Seattle Learn to know your worth, what you can negotiate, timing strategy for the discussion, and more. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 20, 2019, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Online Applications Lab

WorkSource North Seattle To attend this lab you MUST HAVE… •  basic Computer Skills, •  an Email Address, •  your Résumé on a Flash Drive, • an Employer’s Job Posting with their Website Address. Learn to create your profile for online applications. Instruction, feedback and tips for making your application competitive. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 20, 2019, 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

*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. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, September 20, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

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, September 20, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Auburn Jumpstart your job search with this Reentry Orientation, open to the public. This workshop is designed to assist job seekers who have experienced a barrier to employment. Workshop participants will receive an orientation to services and workshops; establish a profile on WorkSourceWA.com; receive job search resources; learn how to remove objections and upsell the WOTC Tax Credit and Fidelity Bonds; receive an update on Fair Chance Employment (Ban the Box); and practice a 30-Second Speech. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Using Labor Market Information Lab

WorkSource Rainier This 2-hour hands-on workshop will help job-seekers learn where to find and how to use labor market information. This workshop will provide job seekers the basics of how to effectively use Labor Market Information (LMI) as an essential tool to make informed, accurate decisions and how to get a job; improve their skills or enhancing their careers. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Steve Taylor. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Prerequisite: Must have basic computer skills.  If you do not have basic computer skills, please attend our Computer Basics workshop before attending. Please Note: WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, September 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

*Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 8:30-11:30 (4 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Module 5: Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world! Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it , Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 23, 2019 – Thursday, September 26, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Rainier Module 5: Community Engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world! • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and projects. • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendanc… In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 23, 2019, 8:30 AM – Thursday, September 26, 2019, 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 2 (4-day class)

WorkSource Redmond Title: Health and Well-Being This workshop reaches personal wellness and work/life balance. Please contact Susan Gabrielle at sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions. 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. Unemployment clients receive three job-search credits for attending all four days. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 23, 2019, 9:30 AM – Thursday, September 26, 2019, 12:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Resume Critique

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This workshop provides resume critique and assistance from an employment specialist. Must have an electronic version of your resume on a flash drive, an email attachment, or in the body of an email. Must have two job descriptions of jobs you want to apply for. limited eight people. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, September 23, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Financial Capabilities - Unit 5

WorkSource Auburn Class times: 1:30- 3:30 (2 day class) Go to WorkSourceWA.com and create an account prior to attending this workshop. Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices, Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you Description: Students will learn how deal with their current debt situation and how to make positive changes moving forward. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This is a six week series that meets two times per week.  The aim of the class is to empower students to make informed and prudent decisions when it comes to dealing with their financial situations. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 24, 2019 – Wednesday, September 25, 2019. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Resume 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! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I ST NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SBA/BINW

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. Additional Information: Please go to www.worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Drop-in Computer Lab

WorkSource Rainier To increase computer literacy and knowledge to create long-term technological independence while job searching. Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Rainer Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Re-Entry Orientation

WorkSource Rainier • Work On Your Résumé • Create a WorkSourceWA Account • Search for Jobs • Receive Information About Targeted Hiring Events • Get A Job. Contact Name: Jonathan Joudrey. Contact Phone: 206.659.3133. Contact Email: jjoudrey@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Reentry Orientation                                 Introduction to WorkSource services available to current and formerly incarcerated individuals. This orientation is highly recommended by the DOJ. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

HEP Orientation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Fall Job Fair

WorkSource Downtown Seattle WorkSource Downtown Seattle Fall Job Fair Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 10:00am - 1:00pm Register at: https://www.evenbrite.com or stop by Veterans and their spouses are encouraged to attend and will receive priority access for the first hour of the job fair. Participating employers subject to change. Participating Employers: Ace parking , Airport jobs , Alaska/Horizon Airlines , AT&T , Amazon , Compass Housing Alliance , FedEx , Ethan Stowell Restaurants , Hyatt Hotel , Plymouth Housing , RH Accontemps , Shake Shack , Sheraton & Many More to Come! Bring copies of your resume and prepared to speak with company representatives Parking is available at adjacent self-pay lots and 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, 27, 32, 36, 70, E line, D line, & C line WorkSource Downtown @ Opportunity Place 2024 3rd Avenue, 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 . In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121. For more info visit www.evenbrite.com.

Resume & Cover Letter

WorkSource Downtown 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 which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

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, September 24, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

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: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. 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, September 24, 2019, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Financial Education 101

WorkSource Rainier If financial stability is your biggest worry, this course is for you. You’ll learn how to prioritize your budget along with goal setting, understand a credit report, saving and investing. This interactive class will help you build healthy relationship with money while balancing your personal and professional life. The purpose of this session is to provide the participants with the tools and resources for saving money in order to achieve their personal financial goals. After this workshop, participants should leave with the knowledge and confidence to: • Establish financial goals • Saving for emergencies and long-term goals • How to understand a credit report/score • Importance of paying yourself first • Equipped to start building or reestablishing positive credit history. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.