|Workshop||Date & Time||Contact||Location||Description|
|Arnold: Networking||12/14/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM||636-865-6060||Arnold||
Covers the effective use of networking as a job search strategy, tapping into the unadvertised job market, information interviewing, JIST cards, and effective Social Media Networking.
|Branson: Career Networking||12/14/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:15 PM||417-334-4156||Branson||
Learn the benefits of effective and strategic ‘networking’ and how these interpersonal contacts could lead to a new job.
|Jefferson City: Tackling Tough Skills/Taking Control of Your Finances||12/14/2017, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM||573-526-8115||Jefferson City||
Tackling Tough Skills/Taking Control of Your Finances (2nd Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm) and (2nd Thursday 1:30pm – 3:30pm)
This workshop will be taught by Vivian Mason, from the University of Missouri Extension.
|Jefferson City: Resume Preparation||12/14/2017, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM||573-526-8115||Jefferson City||
Your resume may be the most important tool of your job search. This workshop will walk you through the steps of creating a resume that highlights your best self to employers, to get that interview. Please bring a copy of your most recent resume with you to this class. (Not offered the second Thursday of the month.)
|Branson: Résumé Prep||12/14/2017, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM||417-334-4156||Branson||
Wonder what employers are looking for when reviewing a résumé and cover letter? Identify and optimize all the basic components of a résumé (skills and abilities, work history, and education) so that you stand out above the others.
|Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC||12/15/2017, 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.
|Columbia: NCRC Testing||12/15/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 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!!
|Branson: A.P.P.L.I.E. (About Persons with Past legal Issues in Employment)||12/15/2017, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM||417-334-4156||Branson||
A.P.P.L.I.E (About Persons with Past legal Issues in Employment)
Job Seeking tips for individuals with legal convictions/charges to assist in obtaining employment.
|Nevada: Résumé Preparation||12/15/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM||417-448-1177||Nevada||
Assisting customer in completing resume, attaching resume, altering resume, emailing resume, reviewing resume, or formatting resume.
|Sedalia: Microsoft PowerPoint||12/15/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM||660-530-5627||Sedalia||
Learn the basics of operating Microsoft PowerPoint.
|Nevada: Intro to Career Center Services||12/15/2017, 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.
|Jefferson City: Money Smart||12/15/2017, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM||573-526-8115||Jefferson City||
10-week course covering basic banking, couponing, budgeting, credit repair and counseling. Class is free and open to the public. Money Smart is a comprehensive financial education curriculum designed to help low and moderate income individuals outside the financial mainstream enhance their financial skills and create positive banking relationships.
|Chillicothe:DOC Video Testing||12/18/2017, 9:00 AM||660-646-0671||Chillicothe||
For more information contact the Chillicothe Job Center.
|Rolla: Customizing Resumes for Online Applications||12/18/2017, 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!
|Park Hills: Skill Up||12/18/2017, 9:45 AM to 3:00 PM||573-518-2431||Park Hills||
Skill Up - Tackling the Tough Skills 2
|St. Charles Co. - St. Peters: Basic Microsoft Excel 2010||12/18/2017, 10:00 AM to 12:15 PM||636-255-6060||St. Peters||
Microsoft Excel has been identified as a leading software skill by businesses in the area. In this workshop you will learn to create a spreadsheet using basic formula calculations including AUTOSUM, how to copy, move and format cells, insert/delete rows & columns, learn about the AutoCalculate feature, how to display formula/value version of a spreadsheet, and how to copy formulas using the fill handle.
*No late arrivals permitted.
|Rolla: Internet Job Seeking: Networking, Online Applications & Applicant Tracking Systems||12/18/2017, 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.
|Rolla: 1st Time Computer Orientation and Skills Assessment||12/18/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM||573-364-7030||Rolla||
Basic computer instruction and orientation to computer classes.
|Nevada: Interview Process||12/18/2017, 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: Career Enhancement||12/18/2017, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM||660-530-5627||Sedalia||
Whether you love your job, hate your job, or see your job as a stopping point on your career pathway, you should become familiar with strategies to keep your job (especially in the current job market) or find that next opportunity with your current employer or with another employer.