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CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 8, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Health & Well-Being (Skagit)

Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 8, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 11, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, August 9, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumés and Cover Letters

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP – Applications

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

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

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

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

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 15, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Communication (Skagit)

Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style , Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills , Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control , Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 18, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Virtual Workshop - Resume and Cover Letter (Skagit, Whatcom, and Island)

Is your resume generating calls for interviews?    If not, do you want to learn how to:  Determine the best format  , Effectively tailor your resume to a specific position  , Get your resume to stand out  , Avoid common mistakes  , Create cover letters that connect with an employer  , Complete applications. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Melinda Johnson. Contact Email: melinda.johnson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.  , For accommodation requests and computer access, please email melinda.johnson@esd.wa.gov or call 360-230-1042. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Webex Online Meeting: Link and Information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

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

CANCELLED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

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

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

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

EN LÍNEA Habilidades y Capacidades (en todo el estado)

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

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

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 22, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Personal Strength Builders (Skagit)

Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills , Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability , Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 22, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 25, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Preparing for Takeoff / SEAP virtual workshop

Explore the world of entrepreneurship! Do you want to know: • About the SEAP and its resources? • What it takes to become an entrepreneur? • Which products or services you should provide? Click HERE for workshop information flyer. Peter Burkland’s 30 year career experience spans the functional areas of Marketing, Field Sales, Finance, Information Services and Materials Management. He holds an MBA in Finance and Banking from Columbia University, has been a SCORE mentor for many years and served our country in the U.S. Navy. For further information, contact Teresa Davis at tdavis@esd.wa.gov . Registration required on www.worksourcewa.com at Workshops. Room: WebEx Online Meeting. Contact Name: Teresa Davis. Contact Email: tdavis@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

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

Virtual Workshop - Resume and Cover Letter (Skagit, Whatcom, and Island)

Is your resume generating calls for interviews?    If not, do you want to learn how to:  Determine the best format  , Effectively tailor your resume to a specific position  , Get your resume to stand out  , Avoid common mistakes  , Create cover letters that connect with an employer  , Complete applications. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Melinda Johnson. Contact Email: melinda.johnson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.  , For accommodation requests and computer access, please email melinda.johnson@esd.wa.gov or call 360-230-1042. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, August 25, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Webex Online Meeting: Link and Information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Perfeccionamiento de Solicitudes (en todo el estado)

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

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

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

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

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

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 29, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Community Engagement (Skagit)

Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world! Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it , Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, August 29, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 1, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

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

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

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

STATEWIDE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

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

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 5, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Skagit Valley College Info Session - ONLINE

Come discover what certificates and degrees Skagit Valley College offers to accelerate your career opportunities! You will also learn ways to pay for your education! Room: Online via Zoom. Contact Name: Lisa Barnett. Contact Phone: Office: 360.416.7649, Work Cell phone: 360-899-0583. Contact Email: lisa.barnett@skagit.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Here is the zoom link: https://skagitvalleycollege.zoom.us/j/97770490851. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. This event will be held online via Zoom.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 12, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Work Concepts II (Skagit)

Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it! Learn how to multitask and stay motivated , Explore your personal leadership and organization skills , Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected , Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make , Develop a solid vision for a professional future. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 12, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 15, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 19, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Work Concepts I (Skagit)

Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story , Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 22, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELLED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, September 26, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Health & Well-Being (Skagit)

Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Room: WebEx: (4-Day Class) Monday - Thursday, 9am - 12pm. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-391-0364. Contact Email: daryl.hamilton-manier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of life-skills workshops open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand alone or be combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Modules can be taken in any order. Each of the six modules is four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. If class registration is full and participants are waitlisted, all registrations (regular and waitlist) will be evaluated according to the following criteria for… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, September 26, 2022, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 29, 2022, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Preparing for Takeoff / SEAP virtual workshop

Explore the world of entrepreneurship! Do you want to know: • About the SEAP and its resources? • What it takes to become an entrepreneur? • Which products or services you should provide? Click HERE for workshop information flyer. Peter Burkland’s 30 year career experience spans the functional areas of Marketing, Field Sales, Finance, Information Services and Materials Management. He holds an MBA in Finance and Banking from Columbia University, has been a SCORE mentor for many years and served our country in the U.S. Navy. For further information, contact Teresa Davis at tdavis@esd.wa.gov . Registration required on www.worksourcewa.com at Workshops. Room: WebEx Online Meeting. Contact Name: Teresa Davis. Contact Email: tdavis@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Labor & Industries Vocational Services Specialist Available

*Injured on the Job? *Are you motivated to return to work? *Unable to return to the job where you were injured? To speak with an L & I Vocational Specialist, please call or email Michelle Lapointe @ 360-982-1561 or lamp235@lni.wa.gov to make an appointment. Services may include resume and online job search assistance, labor market information, and career counseling and guidance. Available at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (at WorkSource Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays). Room: Labor and Industries Office (inside WorkSource Career Center). Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, October 3, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Skagit Valley College Info Session - ONLINE

Come discover what certificates and degrees Skagit Valley College offers to accelerate your career opportunities! You will also learn ways to pay for your education! Room: Online via Zoom. Contact Name: Lisa Barnett. Contact Phone: Office: 360.416.7649, Work Cell phone: 360-899-0583. Contact Email: lisa.barnett@skagit.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Here is the zoom link: https://skagitvalleycollege.zoom.us/j/97770490851. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. This event will be held online via Zoom.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, October 10, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, October 17, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELLED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, October 24, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Preparing for Takeoff / SEAP virtual workshop

Explore the world of entrepreneurship! Do you want to know: • About the SEAP and its resources? • What it takes to become an entrepreneur? • Which products or services you should provide? Click HERE for workshop information flyer. Peter Burkland’s 30 year career experience spans the functional areas of Marketing, Field Sales, Finance, Information Services and Materials Management. He holds an MBA in Finance and Banking from Columbia University, has been a SCORE mentor for many years and served our country in the U.S. Navy. For further information, contact Teresa Davis at tdavis@esd.wa.gov . Registration required on www.worksourcewa.com at Workshops. Room: WebEx Online Meeting. Contact Name: Teresa Davis. Contact Email: tdavis@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELLED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, October 31, 2022, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Skagit Valley College Info Session - ONLINE

Come discover what certificates and degrees Skagit Valley College offers to accelerate your career opportunities! You will also learn ways to pay for your education! Room: Online via Zoom. Contact Name: Lisa Barnett. Contact Phone: Office: 360.416.7649, Work Cell phone: 360-899-0583. Contact Email: lisa.barnett@skagit.edu. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Here is the zoom link: https://skagitvalleycollege.zoom.us/j/97770490851. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. This event will be held online via Zoom.