Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort descending Contact Location Description
Springfield: Online Resume / Applications 10/12/2017, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM 417-887-4343 Springfield

ONLINE RESUMES & APPLICATIONS 

All aspects of completing an application online, as well as formatting your resume and attaching your resume to an online application will be covered in this workshop. Learn the rules of completing online applications, creating documents and tips on how to make the process easier.

Warrenton: Career Exploration 10/12/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Career Exploration: Discover the career that fits your personality & interests.

Call to reserve your spot ! (636) 456-9467

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 10/13/2017, 8:30 AM 573-364-7030 Rolla

WorkKeys Test for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) Lab and/or Tutoring

Add a credential to your portfolio that matters to employers.

Prove that you have Math, Reading and Locating Information Skills.

Kirksville: WorkKeys Testing (NCRC) 10/13/2017, 8:45 AM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call Belinda to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  

Springfield: Interview Process 10/13/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 417-887-4343 Springfield

INTERVIEW PROCESS 

This workshop provides practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation. Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each. 

Columbia: NCRC Testing 10/13/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

NCRC Testing                                               (Thursdays 1:00-4:30 and Fridays 9:00-12:30)

Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call us (882-8821) to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  There are currently 111 employers in Boone County that recognize the NCRC: so getting yours will help you stand out amongst the crowd!!

 

Monett: Interview & Resumes 10/13/2017, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM 417-235-7877 Monett

Wonder what employers are looking for when they read a resume and cover letter? Find out in this workshop! Identify and optimize all the basic components of a resume (skills and abilities, work history, and education) so that you stand out above the others. Get practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation. Receive helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview. Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each. Come dressed as you would for an actual job interview.

Warrenton: Interview Preparation 10/13/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Interview Preparation:

Become informed concerning the keys to success before, during, and after an interview. Discover the process of promoting yourself through proper use of written communication when producing cover letters, resumes, and thank you notes; and of verbal   skills during an interview. Practice interviewing with career center staff posing as HR Director from a local company. Come prepared to interview and receive feedback on your interview skills.                 

Sedalia: Stress Management 10/13/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn how to manage stress to better manage your life.

Rolla: Missouri Department of Corrections Officer Examination 10/13/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Video, reading and counting examination.

Sedalia: Career Networking 10/13/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Career Networking: Learn how to strengthen connections to land your next job. 

Nevada: Intro to Career Center Services 10/13/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

An overview of the various services and programs that we can assist with in order for the customer to gain employment.

St. Charles County: Intro to Coding 10/16/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM 636-255-6060 St. Peters

Intro to Coding (Training Room C), Rex McKanry

Coding, or computer programming, is opening doors for new career opportunities for people of all ages and skill levels.  Sign up and learn what a computer programmer does and how to create your own program.

Rolla: Customizing Resumes for Online Applications 10/16/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (573) 364-7030 ext 129 Rolla

Customizing Resumes for Online Applications:

Hands on instruction and practice with editing and targeting resumes and application information to match specific jobs. This is a CRITICAL SKILL for job seekers completing online job applications! 

Rolla: Internet Job Seeking: Networking, Online Applications & Applicant Tracking Systems 10/16/2017, 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM (573) 364-7030 X 129 Rolla

Best Internet Job Seeking sites and job banks. Online Applications. Attaching resumes to applications and emails.  How to get noticed online; Networking. 

Sedalia: Microsoft Excel Basic 10/16/2017, 1:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Excel.

Rolla: Introduction to Email and the Internet 10/16/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Creating an email address and basic skills with the Internet.

Nevada: Interview Process 10/16/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

Get practical advice on how to showcase your skills and experience. Receive helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview. Learn different types of interviews and strategies for each.

Sedalia: Microsoft Excel Intermediate 10/16/2017, 2:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Excel.

Rolla: Microsoft Windows 7 Basic 10/16/2017, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Windows 7 environment; Files, folders and libraries & managing content.

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