Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort ascending Contact Location Description
Arnold: Job Seeking Skills 10/31/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 636-287-8909 Arnold

Providing basic advice on transferable skills, networking, resume and interview techniques.

**MUST SIGN UP FOR THOSE WORKSHOPS WITH CAREER CENTER STAFF ARNOLD CAREER CENTER, 3645 WEST OUTER RD, ARNOLD (636)287-8909

St. Charles County: Resume Tips 10/31/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM 6 St. Peters

Resume Tips (Training Room B), Holly Freeman

Learn the basics of putting together your professional resume. This lecture-style workshop will teach you how to write your own winning resume. Bring a current resume if you have one.

Sedalia: APPLIE 10/31/2017, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

About Persons with Past Legal Issues in Employment

Park Hills: Social Media Networking and Online Applications 10/31/2017, 9:15 AM to 11:30 AM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

No Prerequisite.

Learn how to interact with other people via social media, exchange information, how you use social media, how employers use social media and how to find people to Network with. We will also introduce you to the Applicant Tracking System (ATS), www.wordle.net and discuss how to compare results and game the system.

Springfield: Veteran Resource 10/31/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 417-887-4343 Springfield

VETERANS’ CAREER & EMPLOYMENT RESOURCE 

This workshop provides practical information for veterans and eligible spouses on translating military training to civilian skills, the use of Social Media / Networking in the job search, resume building and targeting, and advice on preparing for job interviews. 

Columbia: Career Exploration 10/31/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Career Exploration                 

IT IS ALL ABOUT YOU!!  Access your knowledge, skills, and personal interests to finding the job that best fits you.  FIND THAT REWARDING CAREER!!

 

Sedalia: NCRC 10/31/2017, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

NCRC: Free assessment to earn a nationally recognized certification in applied math, reading for information, and locating information.                

Preferred by many employers. Options for Training: Learn about your options for obtaining training on the job or in the classroom. 

Kirksville: Youth Career Exploration 10/30/2017, 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Determine career interest, assess your skills, explore occupations and find training programs.

Park Hills: JSCR (2) 10/30/2017, 2:15 PM to 3:30 PM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

Job Search for Conquering Roadblocks

A Five session series of workshops designed to assist persons with barriers to employment conduct successful job searches. Sessions cover planning, overcoming challenges, networking, interviewing ( including answering difficult questions) and marketing incentives and personal strengths to potential employers. 

Sedalia: Basic Computer Skills 10/30/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the fundamentals of using a computer such as keyboarding and how to use a mouse. This workshop is for beginners. Work with desktop icons, dropdown menus, links, taskbars, and toolbars.

Springfield: Career Exploration 10/30/2017, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 417-887-4343 Springfield

CAREER EXPLORATION  - This workshop gives you the tools to assess your knowledge, skills, personal interests and priorities on the journey to finding the job that is a good fit for you. Identify available resources to assist you in finding a rewarding career. 

Sedalia: Microsoft Word 10/27/2017, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Word.

Monett: NCRC Testing 10/27/2017, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 417-235-7877 Monett

4 hour test on Applied Mathematics, Locating Information and Reading for Information. Participants have the opportunity to earn a National Career Readiness Certification upon completion of testing.

Must pre-register at the Monett test site. Valid photo ID is required on day of testing.
NO CELL PHONES or Electronic Devices ALLOWED NO EXCEPTIONS.
MUST HAVE EMAIL ACCOUNT PRIOR TO ATTENDING.

Springfield: Interview Process 10/27/2017, 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 10/27/2017, 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!!

 

Kirksville: WorkKeys Testing (NCRC) 10/27/2017, 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.  

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 10/27/2017, 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: Interview Process 10/26/2017, 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

With this workshop you get practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation.  Get helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview.  Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each.

Springfield: Online Resume / Applications 10/26/2017, 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.

Arnold: Resumes 10/26/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM 636-287-8909 Arnold

Addresses the different types of resumes, resume development, references, and composing cover and thank you letters.

**MUST SIGN UP FOR THOSE WORKSHOPS WITH CAREER CENTER STAFF ARNOLD CAREER CENTER, 3645 WEST OUTER RD, ARNOLD (636)287-8909

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