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Résumés and Cover Letters - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 strengths in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!   Waitlists are automated. 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 register, you don’t need to take any further action. The facilitators will send you the class information.) All automated system waitlist invitations will be sent by 8am the day prior to the workshop. If you do not receive a notification by that time, you should not expect to attend that workshop and should register for a future offering.   In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to… Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 5, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Interviewing - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 consider answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, December 6, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Entrevistas - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Usted podría tener el mejor currículo que hay, pero si no se presenta bien en la entrevista, no vale. El poder expresarse bien en una entrevista de trabajo es una necesidad, y les aconsejamos como prepararse para hacerlo. Es imperativo el saber qué buscan los empleadores. En este taller aprenderá técnicas de entrevista y tendrá la oportunidad de entender como responder a las preguntas más frecuentes, y algunas veces difíciles, pero en un ambiente realístico y de apoyo mutuo. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Sebastian Cahe. Contact Email: Sebastian.Cahe@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 al 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. Wednesday, December 6, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de Zoom: 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.

Work for Washington State– how to apply effectively –WorkSource virtual workshop - Statewide

Would you consider service to the people of the State of Washington? Advantages and benefits of working for various state agencies will be discussed. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop you'll learn how agencies use different application process steps and how to be better prepared to meet their expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your professional strengths in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop understanding how to create an Application Guide and why it could be a good idea. Specific tips for applying to specific state agencies will be provided. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, December 6, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom 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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Thursday, December 7, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Skills and Abilities - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop – Statewide

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 consider drafting a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, December 7, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Solicitudes - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Una parte importante de cualquiera búsqueda de trabajo es comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para presentar lo que ofrece que llena los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que llamará la atención de empleadores. 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 al 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, December 7, 2023, 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.

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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Friday, December 8, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Work for Washington State– how to apply effectively –WorkSource virtual workshop - Statewide

Would you consider service to the people of the State of Washington? Advantages and benefits of working for various state agencies will be discussed. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop you'll learn how agencies use different application process steps and how to be better prepared to meet their expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your professional strengths in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop understanding how to create an Application Guide and why it could be a good idea. Specific tips for applying to specific state agencies will be provided. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Beth Rokstad & Ken. Contact Phone: Elizabeth.Rokstad@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.   Waitlists are automated. If a registrant cancels their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited to… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, December 8, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Job Search Strategies - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In Job-Search Strategies, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of research of different kinds and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and finding the 80% of jobs which are not listed or advertised in any way. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, December 8, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Work for Washington State– how to apply effectively –WorkSource virtual workshop - Statewide

Would you consider service to the people of the State of Washington? Advantages and benefits of working for various state agencies will be discussed. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop you'll learn how agencies use different application process steps and how to be better prepared to meet their expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your professional strengths in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop understanding how to create an Application Guide and why it could be a good idea. Specific tips for applying to specific state agencies will be provided. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, December 11, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Work Concepts II (Whatcom)

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 , Improve your personal leadership and organization skills , Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and develop conflict resolution skills  , Understand cognitive biases and distortions and how they impact the decisions we make , Develop a solid vision for the future and be prepared to deal with the unexpected. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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 (3 hours per day), 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… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, December 11, 2023, 1:00 PM – Thursday, December 14, 2023, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 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: Zoom. Contact Name: Lisa Anderson & Karma Reavis. Contact Phone: lisa.anderson@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: karma.reavis@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 lisa.anderson@esd.wa.gov or call 360-230-1023. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and Information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before workshop begins.

Skills and Abilities - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop – Statewide

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 consider drafting a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Résumés and Cover Letters - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 strengths in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to register, you don’t need to take any further action. The facilitators will send you the class information.) All automated system waitlist notifications will be sent by 8am the day prior to the workshop. If you do not receive a notification by that time, you should not expect to attend that workshop and should register for a future  workshop.   In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam… Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, December 13, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar la 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 investigación de diferentes maneras e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso del Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Sebastian Cahe. Contact Email: Sebastian.Cahe@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 al 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. Wednesday, December 13, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de Zoom: 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.

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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Thursday, December 14, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

La gente que ha tenido éxito en el buscar trabajo se ha esforzado para saber lo que buscan los empleadores. Aprenderá cómo dos de las cuatro partes principales de la comunicación relacionada con la búsqueda de trabajo le dicen al empleador quien es usted, lo que sabe y lo que ofrece. Aprenderá cual formato de currículo funciona mejor en cual situación y cómo preparar la carta de presentación. Puede poner énfasis en sus destrezas y habilidades, llamar la atención de los empleadores y recibir invitaciones a más entrevistas. Se establecerá una opción de lista de espera para este evento. Si un solicitante retira su registro, se invitará al siguiente solicitante de registro de la lista de espera. Cada taller requiere un registro separado. Cuando se registra en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usa con la cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible.   Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese… 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 al 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, December 14, 2023, 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.

Interviewing - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 consider answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, December 14, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom 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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Friday, December 15, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Job Search Strategies - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In Job-Search Strategies, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of research of different kinds and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and finding the 80% of jobs which are not listed or advertised in any way. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, December 15, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Strategies for Success: Work Concepts I

Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!   Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs , Write a cover letter, build a resume, craft your pitch and nail the interview! , Understand why customer service is the foundation of every job and why teamwork is so important. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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 (3 hours per day), 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… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, December 18, 2023, 1:00 PM – Thursday, December 21, 2023, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Work for Washington State– how to apply effectively –WorkSource virtual workshop - Statewide

Would you consider service to the people of the State of Washington? Advantages and benefits of working for various state agencies will be discussed. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop you'll learn how agencies use different application process steps and how to be better prepared to meet their expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your professional strengths in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop understanding how to create an Application Guide and why it could be a good idea. Specific tips for applying to specific state agencies will be provided. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Monday, December 18, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Résumés and Cover Letters - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 strengths in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to register, you don’t need to take any further action. The facilitators will send you the class information.) All automated system waitlist notifications will be sent by 8am the day prior to the workshop. If you do not receive a notification by that time, you should not expect to attend that workshop and should register for a future  workshop.   In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam… Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 19, 2023, 1:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

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? 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 Erika Barrett at erika.barrett@esd.wa.gov . Registration required on www.worksourcewa.com at Workshops. Room: Zoom Online Meeting. Contact Name: Erika Barrett. Contact Email: erika.barrett@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: Windows, macOS, Linux or iOS, iPadOS, and Android. 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… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 19, 2023, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Interviewing - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 consider answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Solicitudes - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Una parte importante de cualquiera búsqueda de trabajo es comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para presentar lo que ofrece que llena los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que llamará la atención de empleadores. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Sebastian Cahe. Contact Email: Sebastian.Cahe@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 al 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. Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de Zoom: 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.

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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Thursday, December 21, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Resume and Cover Letter (Skagit, Whatcom, and Island) In Person Workshop

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: 100. Contact Name: Melinda Johnson. Contact Phone: 360-230-1042. 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, December 21, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Habilidades y Capacidades - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demostrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un <<anuncio>> personal. 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 al 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, December 21, 2023, 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.

Skills and Abilities - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop – Statewide

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 consider drafting a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, December 21, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Applications - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 understanding how to create an Application Guide that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, December 22, 2023, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY

Holiday - Christmas - Office Closed. Contact Name: Ken. Contact Phone: 360-306-7704. Workshop Language Option: English. Spanish. Additional Information: Holiday - Christmas - Office Closed. Monday, December 25, 2023. 101 Prospect St, Bellingham, WA. For more info visit worksourcewa.com.

Job Search Strategies - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In Job-Search Strategies, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of research of different kinds and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and finding the 80% of jobs which are not listed or advertised in any way. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Julien "Brete" Underhill & Sheila Hudgens. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: sheila.hudgens@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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 26, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Skills and Abilities - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop – Statewide

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 consider drafting a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Julien "Brete" Underhill & Sheila Hudgens. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: sheila.hudgens@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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, December 27, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Zoom 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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Thursday, December 28, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Résumés and Cover Letters - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 strengths in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to register, you don’t need to take any further action. The facilitators will send you the class information.) All automated system waitlist notifications will be sent by 8am the day prior to the workshop. If you do not receive a notification by that time, you should not expect to attend that workshop and should register for a future  workshop.   In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam… Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Julien "Brete" Underhill & Sheila Hudgens. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: sheila.hudgens@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. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, December 28, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Entrevistas - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Usted podría tener el mejor currículo que hay, pero si no se presenta bien en la entrevista, no vale. El poder expresarse bien en una entrevista de trabajo es una necesidad, y les aconsejamos como prepararse para hacerlo. Es imperativo el saber qué buscan los empleadores. En este taller aprenderá técnicas de entrevista y tendrá la oportunidad de entender como responder a las preguntas más frecuentes, y algunas veces difíciles, pero en un ambiente realístico y de apoyo mutuo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Alisha Garcia. Contact Email: Alisha.Garcia@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. 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 al 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, December 28, 2023, 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.

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 Whatcom on Thursdays & Fridays (at WorkSource Skagit on Tuesdays & Wednesdays). Room: Resource Lobby. Contact Name: Michelle Lapointe. Contact Phone: (360) 982-1561. Contact Email: lamp235@lni.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Onsite parking at WorkSource Whatcom is limited. Please plan to arrive early enough to find parking. Please use alternative transportation when possible. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: No. Friday, December 29, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Whatcom 101 Prospect Street Bellingham, WA 98225.

Interviewing - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 consider answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Julien "Brete" Underhill & Sheila Hudgens. Contact Phone: julien.underhill@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: sheila.hudgens@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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, December 29, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Closed for holiday New Year's

Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, January 1, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Health & Well-being (Whatcom)

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! Establish healthy habits in order to function at optimum levels and achieve your goals , Increase your self-awareness and self-management skills  , Learn strategies and techniques for coping with and combating stress , Learn to set boundaries for your well-being and the the best interest of your relationships , Explore the effects of social media and your online footprint , Improve your confidence and know what it means to persevere. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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. Tuesday, January 2, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Résumés and Cover Letters - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 strengths in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are waitlisted and receive the automated message that you are invited to register, you don’t need to take any further action. The facilitators will send you the class information.) All automated system waitlist notifications will be sent by 8am the day prior to the workshop. If you do not receive a notification by that time, you should not expect to attend that workshop and should register for a future  workshop.   In some cases, messages from the facilitators or Trumba may be directed by your email provider to your junk/spam… Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Tuesday, January 2, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Interviewing - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop - Statewide

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 consider answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Wednesday, January 3, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo - EN LÍNEA - en todo el estado

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar la 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 investigación de diferentes maneras e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso del 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 al 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, January 4, 2024, 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.

Skills and Abilities - Job Hunter Virtual Workshop – Statewide

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 consider drafting a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Thursday, January 4, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Work for Washington State– how to apply effectively –WorkSource virtual workshop - Statewide

Would you consider service to the people of the State of Washington? Advantages and benefits of working for various state agencies will be discussed. An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop you'll learn how agencies use different application process steps and how to be better prepared to meet their expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your professional strengths in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop understanding how to create an Application Guide and why it could be a good idea. Specific tips for applying to specific state agencies will be provided. Room: Zoom. Contact Name: Ken. 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.   Waitlists are automated. If a person cancels their registration, the next person on the waitlist will be notified. (If you are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Approved Unemployment Insurance (UI) Job Search Activity: Yes. Friday, January 5, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Communication (Whatcom)

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 effectively in person, on the phone, virtually, via email and on social media. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, January 8, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, January 11, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

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Workshop Language Option: English. Monday, January 15, 2024.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Personal Strength Builders (Whatcom)

Personal strength builders –What makes you shine? Build on the strengths you have that will help you to be at your very best while developing new strengths along the way!  Identify your core values and gain understanding of how they influence our attitude and decision-making , Learn about emotional intelligence and why it is so important to employers , Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability , Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits and becoming more financially aware , Grow your grit and overcome your fears to achieve ultimate outcomes and success! Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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. Tuesday, January 16, 2024, 1:00 PM – Friday, January 19, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Community Engagement (Whatcom)

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! Learn what it means to be culturally aware and demonstrate a sensitivity to differences and appreciation for diversity , Learn about your civic rights, responsibilities and duties , Embrace the power of community, connection and civility. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, January 22, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, January 25, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Strategies for Success: Work Concepts II

Work Concepts II – Enhance these advanced skills, critical for excelling in life and being recognized as valuable and indispensable in the workplace!  Understand the skill of multitasking and how to stay motivated  , Improve your personal leadership and organization skills , Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and develop conflict resolution skills  , Understand cognitive biases and distortions and how they impact the decisions we make , Develop a solid vision for the future and be prepared to deal with the unexpected. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, January 29, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, February 1, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Work Concepts I (Whatcom)

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 , Write a cover letter, build a resume, craft your pitch and nail the interview! , Understand why customer service is the foundation of every job and why teamwork is so important. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, February 5, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, February 8, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Health & Well-being (Whatcom)

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! Establish healthy lifestyle habits in order to function at optimal levels , Increase your self-awareness and develop better self-management skills , Learn strategies and techniques for combating stress  , Improve your confidence and know what it means to persevere , Learn how to set and maintain healthy boundaries  , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, February 12, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, February 15, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Communication (Whatcom)

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 appropriately in-person, in writing and on social media. Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, February 26, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, February 29, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

ONLINE Strategies for Success: Personal Strength Builders (Whatcom)

Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Build on the strengths that bring you closer to your goals, while developing new strengths along the way!  Identify your core values and gain understanding of how they influence our attitude and decision-making , Learn about emotional intelligence and why it is so important to employers , Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability , Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits and becoming more financially aware , Grow your grit and overcome your fears to achieve ultimate outcomes and success! Room: Virtual (Zoom). Contact Name: Sandra Atkinson. Contact Phone: (360) 318-7035. Contact Email: Sandra.Atkinson@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, March 4, 2024, 1:00 PM – Thursday, March 7, 2024, 4:00 PM. Zoom Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.