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Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to relaunch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 27, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Managing Job Loss

WorkSource Redmond This workshop focuses on helping you successfully move forward in your job search by recognizing and effectively managing the emotional and practical impacts that a job loss can have on you and those around you. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities

WorkSource Rainier Drop-in Lab for Job Seekers with Disabilities A drop-in resource for job seekers with disabilities.  The workshop will provide a brief description of DEI and associated services, information on Ticket to Work for SSI/SSDI beneficiaries, career pathways, orientation in core WorkSource services for any new customers, assistance setting up WorkSourceWA.com accounts. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Andrew Pettersson. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Targeted Résumés

WorkSource Redmond Ticket to More Interviews: Learn how to target your resume to increase calls from recruiters and land more Your interviews. Workshop focuses on creating customized resumes to job postings, effectively using key words, recruiter search techniques, Jobscan and applicant Tracking Systems to get your resume in the “to call” pile. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

LinkedIn /Advanced

WorkSource North Seattle Prerequisite:  LinkedIn/Beginners  or have a working knowledge of LinkedIn. This Advanced Class will focus on how to find and connect with people and use LinkedIn to search for jobs. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, September 24, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, September 24, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SBA/BINW: Work for Yourself!

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about starting a business?  Attend this free workshop to learn the first steps to business ownership from local experts.  Discover free tools and resources to help get you started. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 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: 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 25, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Paying For College Information Session

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

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Barrier Busters

WorkSource North Seattle This month: Re-Entry Resources & Conviction Second Chances:  A practical ‘How-To’series for breaking through obstacles to employment and life goals. This month we explore resources, strategies & opportunities for re-entering the workforce with a conviction history.  Learn how to address topics with confidence and find new paths to employment.  Network with providers directly & learn about supports. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Mock Interview

WorkSource Rainier Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills? A resume is required in your occupation / industry. *This workshop provides job search credit to individual claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Shake Shack

WorkSource Downtown Seattle In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Skills & Abilities

WorkSource North Seattle Today's economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You will also learn oral communication skills, and practice delivering a 60 Second Commercial--a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Self-knowledge is one half of a job match. Learning "who you are" can affect how you plan, control, and shape your life. Participate in this interactive workshop to gain new and exciting information about yourself. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

WorkSource Orientation

WorkSource Redmond The most difficult part of any job search may be taking the first step.  WorkSource is here to help you!  During this workshop you will be given an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of the job search.  You will also be introduced to www.WorkSourceWA.com, your premier online resource to look for work in Washington State.  This workshop will introduce you to an array of employment and training services and get you connected with staff who are experts in the local labor market.  This information is appropriate for any job seeker to assist with your specific needs.  The Job Search Readiness Inventory will guide you in getting started. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part I*

WorkSource Auburn This class offers a basic overview of the LinkedIn website.  Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is. You must have general computer and internet skills, a current email address and have never used LinkedIn or have only a very minimal profile.  Please bring your work and education history. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn For Professionals

WorkSource Redmond Increasingly employers are looking for job applicants online.  And before they extend a job offer they want to see what your social media presence looks like. This workshop is beneficial for mid and senior level professionals across all industries wishing to expand their networking opportunities and enhance their job search. An established LinkedIn profile is required. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Career Talk

WorkSource Redmond Career talk with other job seekers. Your voice is important! Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Census

WorkSource Downtown Seattle In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Women's Worth & Rights in the Work Place

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Job seekers and low-wage workers, especially women of color, face numerous barriers to evaluating their economic worth in job search and in accessing justice on the job. This free workshop will provide tips and tools for effectively evaluating your worth and negotiation  power, and will also cover local, state and federal labor standards and what to do when your rights at work are violated. Workshop Language Option: English. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Explore Free Financial Aid for Training

WorkSource Redmond Learn about a variety of resources available to help pay for training. Resources include funding through college programs and resources from your local WorkSource. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Job Search Strategies

WorkSource North Seattle Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success.  In the Job Search Strategies class you will learn ways to find out which job search methods work best for you. This class provides tips on the value of labor market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews, and utilizing the Internet to help locate jobs. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

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 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

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. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

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

WorkSource Redmond Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner Approved Training (CAT)/Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit a successful application. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

2018 Kent Commons Young Adult Job Fair

2018 Career Fair for Young Adults 20 employers that have openings and are looking to hire young adults + 5 resource groups. . Contact Name: Julie Shor. Contact Email: julie.shor@kingcounty.gov. Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Kent Commons Community Center 525 Fourth Avenue North Kent, WA 98032. For more info visit kentcareerfair.eventbrite.com.

Résumés and Correspondence

WorkSource North Seattle Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job search related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn what Résumé and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge, and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier From the first steps of creating a basic master applicaiton to updating or targeting a current applicaiton.  We can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application. It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first. Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. . Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence

WorkSource Redmond Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job search related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn what Résumé and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge, and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Mature Worker Job Club and Hiring Event

WorkSource Rainier Mature workers job club: Primarily focused on the mature worker and veterans, it is a group of supportive mature job seekers, sharing ideas on how to face the challenges, barriers to re-employment. This a supportive group that is focused on maintaining a positive, action-oriented attitude during job search Mature workers sometimes find barriers to employment.  Join us to hear our guest speaker Roleta Batiste SHRM-CP, PHR, who has over 20 years of Human Resources and workforce development experience and currently serving on the WA State SHRM Council. Presentation & Discussion includes: Ageism , Mature Workers Rights , Overcoming Employment Barriers Who Should Attend: Mature workers , Currently laid-off , Interested in changing careers , Actively engaged in job-search The event includes:: Free parking , Near Sound Transit - Mount Baker Station , Is on King County Metro bus line To reserve your seat, please contact: Janice Brooks (jbrooks@esd.wa.gov). Contact Name: JL Hernandez or Janice Brooks. Contact Phone: 206.721.5989. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Applications

WorkSource North Seattle An important part of any job search is to understand the employer's point of view. In this workshop you will learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate, in writing, your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd.  The master application is helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications and or a basic Résumé. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Veterans Job Club

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This club will give you the opportunity to speak with local employers, hiring managers, visit with guest speakers of different companies and apprenticeship programs, and networking with  other veterans. This will cover skills and abilities, veteran resources, transition of military to civilian occupations. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

CAT/TB Oreintation

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Note: This Workshop takes place at Seattle Central College Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance benefits and considering enrolling in some additional training to enhance your skills or to change your career path? If so, you will need to apply for Commissioner-Approved Training (CAT) and/or Training Benefits (TB). This workshop will guide you through the requirements, processes, and research needed to submit an application. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 2:00 PM – 3:30 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. 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 27, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

WorkLife Reimagined! – Career Club

WorkSource Redmond For experienced workers ready to embark on their second-half or encore career. Think outside the box, and explore options beyond the traditional 40-50 hour week. Create a career that fits for you. Take steps to create the life you want! Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 27, 2018, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

WorkSource Rainier Develop your resume and cover letter assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Effective Resume & Cover Letters workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Embracing Change

WorkSource Redmond Job loss commonly triggers complex and difficult physiological and psychological reactions. This class examines change factors and how we can best acclimate to change in order to move forward in the job search and in our lives. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Interview Skills

WorkSource Downtown Seattle Need to brush up on your interviewing skills? In this workshop, you will practice responding to typical interview questions and begin the necessary preparation to ace a job interview. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue 2nd Floor Seattle, WA 98121 USA.

Barrier Busters: Financial Freeways

WorkSource Redmond A practical "How-To" series for breaking through obstacles to employment and life goals. This month we explore free classes & workshops to help us navigate our financial goals, resolve past issues, plan for the future and move forward. Get your questions answered and receive free financial tools. Network with providers directly & learn about services & supports at our resource fair. Contact Phone: 425-861-3700. Contact Email: esdgprcs@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: ATTENTION: Admission to workshops is first-come, first served.  Come to WorkSource Redmond the day of the event and ask for a ticket.  Come at least an hour early for popular workshops.  Be sure you have registered on WorkSourceWA.com.  (If you opened an unemployment claim this was done automatically for you.). In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Interviewing

WorkSource North Seattle You might have the best Résumé ever, but if you don't interview well, it won't matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for, and being prepared, are absolute musts. In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked--and sometimes difficult--questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Contact Phone: 206-440-2500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 28, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 1, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 1, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance.. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 1, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, October 4, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance.. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 1, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, October 1, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. 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, October 2, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, October 2, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part II*

WorkSource Auburn This class focuses on expanding Internet networking, job search and company research using LinkedIn.  You must have a current LinkedIn profile and familiarity with LinkedIn, the Internet and using the computer. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Veterans Housing Assistance

WorkSource Auburn This workshop is for VETERANS that are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless! You will learn about various housing programs and services offered by several different agencies in the King County Region.  Participating agency will be: Supportive Services for Veterans Community Psychiatric Clinic.  Following the workshop presentation you will be able to meet individually with the representative to address your specific housing needs. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Service Orientation

WorkSource Auburn This briefing is a coalition of veteran service providers, State and King County to assist veterans with employment, life stability, crisis intervention needs and more.  We will give you a better understanding of available resources, answer your questions and connect you to the right services and experts to meet your needs and interests. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Job Club*

WorkSource Auburn Veterans are invited to attend this Job Club to network and gain helpful tips in your job search and connect with a Veterans Employment Representative. Organizations expected to attend include: Gary Merlino Construction , FedEx , Safeway-Albertsons , Allied Universal Security , NAPA Auto Parts , Smart Talent , Apply A Line , and more! and they have positions available for: Administrative , Warehouse work , Project engineer , Armed and unarmed security , Human resources , Weigh master , Construction laborers , Package handlers , Retail , Grocery , and more! , Cage cashier , Line cook , and more! All job seekers are welcome Dress professionally , Bring your resume *Indicates UI job search credit. Contact Name: Brian Culpepper, Local veterans employment represenatative. Contact Email: bculpepper@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 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, October 4, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 4, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 5, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 5, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities Job Search Strategies

WorkSource Rainier This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 5, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

WorkSource Rainier This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 5, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 8, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 8, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to re-launch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 8, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 8, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, October 11, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 8, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, October 8, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Introduction to WorkSource*

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

CNA and MA Job Fair and Open House

UW Medicine job fairs and open houses on campuses on September 15th for UWMC and October 6th for HMC. This free event includes complimentary parking.  This Job Fair is a great opportunity for students, alumni, Medical Assistants, and Certified Nursing Assistants to: Network and interview with Nurse Managers, Hiring Managers, CNA/MA Staff, Recruiters , Tour clinics and inpatient areas , Explore training and career advancement opportunities with multidisciplinary teams , Learn what it’s like to provide exceptional care Register online for the HMC event to attend. Contact Name: Caroline Cho, SHRM-CP. Contact Email: cmcho@uw.edu. Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Harborview Medical Center Research and Training Building 300 Ninth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104.

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, October 9, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, October 9, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

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

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier From the first steps of creating a basic master application to up dating or targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application.  It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

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

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 11, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Interviewing

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

Resume Lab

WorkSource Rainier Develop your cover letter & resume assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Resume & Correspondence workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Attention:  This workshop DOES NOT provide job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, October 12, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Room: Building: Zgolinski Welcome Center (ZWC) Room: 110. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 15, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:30 PM. Green River College 12401 SE 320th Street Auburn, WA 98092-3622.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. Contact Name: Larissa lIncoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 15, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 15, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, October 18, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 15, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, October 15, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. 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, October 16, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, October 16, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part I*

WorkSource Auburn This class offers a basic overview of the LinkedIn website.  Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is. You must have general computer and internet skills, a current email address and have never used LinkedIn or have only a very minimal profile.  Please bring your work and education history. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

PC Basics*

WorkSource Auburn In this course we will explore the basics of using a computer including the mouse and keyboard and saving your files.  This workshop is for beginners. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Eastside Employer Opportunity Fair

Join us at the Eastside Employer Opportunity Fair where you can meet and interview with employers, such as: ABM , Alaska Airlines , Safeway , Allpak , Amazon , Apartment Advantage , PCC Visit our event page on Eventbrite to register and find more information. Contact Name: Nathan Heuser. Contact Phone: 206-401-3269. Contact Email: nheuser@hopelink.org. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. First Congregational Church 11061 NE 2nd Street Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.eventbrite.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. Room: Eagle Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Job Club

WorkSource North Seattle Join other veterans transitioning into the civilian job market to network, learn about services available, and learn practical techniques for the job search. Facilitated by a Veteran Representative. Contact Phone: 206-934-6142. Additional Information: All workshops and labs are on a first come, first served basis.  Please allow time for parking, which is limited, and sign-in prior to the start of the class as there is no late admittance.  Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.).

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier From the first steps of creating a basic master applicaiton to updating or targeting a current applicaiton.  We can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application. It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first. Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. . Workshop Language Option: English. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Young Men's Group

WorkSource Tukwila This focus group will cover life skills in a safe environment specifically for young men ages 16-24 years of age.  Lunch provided.  For more information, please contact Korey Strozier at . Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource/YouthSource Tukwila 645 Andover Park West Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Veterans Housing Assistance

WorkSource Auburn This workshop is for VETERANS that are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless! You will learn about various housing programs and services offered by several different agencies in the King County Region.  Participating agency will be: Supportive Services for Veterans Community Psychiatric Clinic.  Following the workshop presentation you will be able to meet individually with the representative to address your specific housing needs. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Veterans Service Orientation*

WorkSource Auburn This briefing is a coalition of veteran service providers, State and King County to assist veterans with employment, life stability, crisis intervention needs and more.  We will give you a better understanding of available resources, answer your questions and connect you to the right services and experts to meet your needs and interests. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beginning Internet

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This class will teach how to use the internet for job search purposes. No computer experience necessary. However, keyboarding and mouse skills are highly encouraged as a pre-requisite. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121.

Veterans Job Club*

WorkSource Auburn Veterans are invited to attend this Job Club to network and gain helpful tips in your job search and connect with a Veterans Employment Representative. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 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, October 18, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 18, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 19, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 19, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

WorkSource Rainier This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 19, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 22, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 25, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 22, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, October 25, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Experienced Professionals*

WorkSource Auburn Are you ready to relaunch your career? Take your experience to the next level? Then this workshop is for you! In the Experienced Professional Workshop you will learn how to address the employers concerns about being a mature job seeker and turn them around to be positive attributes that make you more attractive as a candidate. Learn tools to increase your skill sets and how to network in person and online, because it’s not only what you know, but who you know! Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 22, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 22, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, October 25, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 5

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Community Engagement Building relationships for the purpose of  building awareness, personal involvement and civic responsibility. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 22, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, October 25, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, October 22, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

SBA/BINW: Work for Yourself!

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about starting a business?  Attend this free workshop to learn the first steps to business ownership from local experts.  Discover free tools and resources to help get you started. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. 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, October 23, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

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

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier From the first steps of creating a basic master applicaiton to updating or targeting a current applicaiton.  We can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application. It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first. Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. . Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, October 25, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Resume Lab

WorkSource Rainier Develop your resume and cover letter assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Effective Resume & Cover Letters workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Room: Computer Lab. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Rainier Affiliate 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 29, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, November 1, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 3

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Communications This course covers topics including learning about communication styles and knowing your audience. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 29, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, November 1, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 29, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, November 1, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 6

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course is the culmination of what was learned in the previous Strategy modules. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, October 29, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, November 1, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, October 29, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. 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, October 30, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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. Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part II*

WorkSource Auburn This class focuses on expanding Internet networking, job search and company research using LinkedIn.  You must have a current LinkedIn profile and familiarity with LinkedIn, the Internet and using the computer. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

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

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, November 1, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, November 1, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Veterans Housing Assistance

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

Veterans Service Orientation

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

Veterans Job Club*

WorkSource Auburn Veterans are invited to attend this Job Club to network and gain helpful tips in your job search and connect with a Veterans Employment Representative. Organizations expected to attend include: Gary Merlino Construction , FedEx , Safeway-Albertsons , Allied Universal Security , NAPA Auto Parts , Smart Talent , Apply A Line , and more! and they have positions available for: Administrative , Warehouse work , Project engineer , Armed and unarmed security , Human resources , Weigh master , Construction laborers , Package handlers , Retail , Grocery , and more! , Cage cashier , Line cook , and more! All job seekers are welcome Dress professionally , Bring your resume *Indicates UI job search credit. Contact Name: Brian Culpepper, Local veterans employment represenatative. Contact Email: bculpepper@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, November 1, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 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, November 1, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave South Seattle, WA 98144.

CAT/TB Workshop

South Seattle Community College Walk through the process of Commissioner Approved Training/Training Benefits application for UI claimant's, in order to sign up for school. Room: RSB 79 Conference Room. Contact Name: Terry Weber. Contact Phone: 206-934-5304. Contact Email: Terry.Weber@seattlecolleges.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please Note: **Please create an account at https://www.worksourcewa.com/home.aspx? before attending the workshop. If you need to use our computers to set up your account, please arrive 30 minutes early.** Please allow time for parking. Out of courtesy to other customers and due to space limitations, children are not allowed in workshops or labs. Some accommodations and/or interpretation services may require prior notification before they can be made available. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, November 1, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Skills & Abilities*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn to identify, demonstrate and package your skills and personal qualities to be meaningful to employers.  You will also learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial – a brief, high impact presentation to potential employers. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Interviewing

WorkSource Rainier You will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answering frequently asked and difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Skills & Abilities Job Search Strategies

WorkSource Rainier This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Basic Computer Skills

WorkSource Rainier This workshop goes over the basics of computer hardware, basic keyboard and mouse skills, using Microsoft Word and using the Internet for job search. Limited space is available. * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, November 2, 2018, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Auburn Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Please contact Erik Hontz at ehontz@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Contact Name: Erik Hontz. Contact Email: ehontz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, November 5, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, November 8, 2018, 1:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 4

WorkSource Rainier Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Please contact Larissa Lincoln at llincoln@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes. Title: Personal Strength Builders this course covers topics including exploring what you do best and your personal development. Contact Name: Larissa Lincoln. Contact Email: llincoln@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, November 5, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thursday, November 8, 2018, 1:30 PM. DSHS- White Center 9650 15th Ave SW Suite 200 Seattle, WA 98106.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource North Seattle Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                             If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah via email at sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Sarah Gardner. Contact Phone: 206-934-6085. Contact Email: sgardner@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, November 5, 2018, 9:00 AM – Thursday, November 8, 2018, 2:00 PM. WorkSource North Seattle Affiliate 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 Blue bldg. South end of North Seattle college campus.

Strategies for Success Module 1

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                              If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Work Concepts This course introduces topics necessary to prepare for work, a career and life. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Susan via email at SGabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, November 5, 2018, 10:00 AM – Thursday, November 8, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Resume (Open) Lab

WorkSource Auburn A resume is one of the first chances you have to impress a potential employer and a necessity in your job search.  During the Resume Lab, you will have support in developing a strong resume tailored to the position you’re applying to.  Get assistance with formatting, content, proofreading and more. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Monday, November 5, 2018, 3:00 PM – 4:45 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

WorkSource Auburn This informational session will give you an overview of the Worker Retraining Programs and other funding sources through the college system.   If you want to explore training while receiving unemployment benefits, the training benefits program could offer additional weeks of unemployment benefits if eligible.  Attend this session if you are interested in upgrading your skillset or transitioning to a different field. 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, November 6, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, November 6, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Paying For College Information Session

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

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Résumés and Correspondence*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how two of the primary pieces of job search communication convey who you are, what you know and what you have to offer.  Learn what resume and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities to attract employers and lead to more interviews!  NOTE: You must register online at WorksourceWA.com to attend this workshop.  Limited seating is available. *Indicates UI job search credit. Room: Cougar Room. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, November 8, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications Lab

WorkSource Rainier From the first steps of creating a basic master application to up dating or targeting a current application, we can help.  Staff is available to assist with coaching, helpful tips, targeting companies and how you can get started with a basic or advanced application.  It is recommended you take the Applications workshop first.  Please bring a flash drive to the workshop. Limited space is available. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, November 8, 2018, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Beat Shop (16-24 years of age)

WorkSource Tukwila Do you like music?  Would you like to learn how to make beats?  Beat Shop is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00-12:30.  This is geared towards young adults 16-24 years of age. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Thursday, November 8, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource / YouthSource Affiliate Tukwila 645 Andover Park West - Suite 200 Tukwila, WA 98188.

Beginning Internet

WorkSource Downtown Seattle This class will teach how to use the internet for job search purposes. No computer experience necessary. However, keyboarding and mouse skills are highly encouraged as a pre-requisite. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, November 8, 2018, 12:30 PM – 2:30 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. 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, November 8, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South Seattle College WorkSource Affiliate 6000 16th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98106. For more info visit www.wa.gov.

Interviewing

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

Resume Lab

WorkSource Rainier Develop your cover letter & resume assisted by a staff member. You must first take the Resume & Correspondence workshop. To attend this workshop, you must have basic computer skills. Please bring an electronic copy of your resume (either a resume sent to your email or a copy on a USB flash drive). Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Attention:  This workshop DOES NOT provide job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. In-person job search activity: No. Friday, November 9, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144 USA.

Strategies for Success Module 5

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

Strategies for Success Module 5

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

SBA/BINW: Work for Yourself!

WorkSource Auburn Thinking about starting a business?  Attend this free workshop to learn the first steps to business ownership from local experts.  Discover free tools and resources to help get you started. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: No. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 2

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

Introduction to WorkSource*

WorkSource Auburn This session is an overview of the services available at your local WorkSource office to assist with all phases of your job search. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Strategies for Success Module 2

WorkSource Redmond Thank you for your registration. Seating is limited – first placement requires a referral from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).                            If you were not referred by DSHS, you will be placed on the waitlist – if there is not a seat available for you and you provided an email during registration – you will be notified by 3pm the Friday before the class. Title: Health and Well Being This course covers topics on work life, personal wellness and balance.. Contact Name: Susan Gabrielle. Contact Phone: 206-714-4805. Contact Email: sgabrielle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 10:00 AM – Friday, November 16, 2018, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Redmond 7735 178th Place NE Redmond, WA 98052.

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, November 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

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, November 13, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.

Interviewing*

WorkSource Auburn Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker.  In this workshop you will learn valuable interviewing tips to answering difficult questions in a supportive and realistic environment. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to WorkSourceWA.com to create your account prior to attending the workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Mock Interviews*

WorkSource Auburn Would you like to get constructive feedback about your interviewing skills?  Please bring a resume, a description of a job you have applied for and come dressed for an interview in your occupation/industry. Recommended:  Attend Interviewing Workshop first. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

LinkedIn Part I*

WorkSource Auburn This class offers a basic overview of the LinkedIn website.  Create an initial LinkedIn profile and learn what online networking is. You must have general computer and internet skills, a current email address and have never used LinkedIn or have only a very minimal profile.  Please bring your work and education history. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98022.

Paying For College Information Session

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

2018 STEM CAREER FAIR

WorkSource North Seattle North Seattle College is excited to host the third-annual career fair focused specifically on positions in SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, and MATHEMATICS: the 2018 STEM Career Fair. Join us Wednesday, November 14th in the Opportunity Center for Employment and Education, right on the North Seattle College campus.  Hiring representatives from both nationally-recognized companies and regional firms will be on site. Attendees can network with the representatives while learning about these organizations and the specific jobs and internships they have available. This event is open to the public. STEM students and alumni of Seattle Colleges and community and technical colleges in the Puget Sound region are highly encouraged to attend. Doors open at 1:00 PM and close at 3:30 PM. Please click Register (in Eventbrite) to choose your preferred time window for entry. Sponsor: North Seattle College. Contact Name: Christine Simpson. Contact Phone: 206-934-6016. Contact Email: csimpson@esd.wa.gov. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource North Seattle 9600 College Way N Seattle, WA 98103 (North Seattle College Campus - South End /Blue Bldg.). For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.

Applications*

WorkSource Auburn You will learn how employers read applications and be better prepared to meet an employer's expectations. *Indicates UI job search credit. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Auburn 2707 I St NE Auburn, WA 98002.

Applications, Resumes & Correspondence

WorkSource Rainier You will learn about the characteristics of a complete job application and what employers’ expectations are.  You will learn how to effectively fill out online applications and the importance of generating a master application will be addressed.  You will also learn the do’s and don’ts to presenting effective cover letters and resumes.  Learn which style of cover letter and resume format best displays your knowledge, skills and abilities in order to attract employers that will lead to more interviews! * This workshop provides job search credit for individuals claiming Unemployment Insurance benefits. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Affiliate Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave S Seattle, WA 98144.