Workshops

Workshop Date & Time Contact Locationsort descending Description
Jefferson City: Resume Preparation 1/25/2018, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Resume Preparation 

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.)

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/23/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Jefferson City: Money Smart 1/19/2018, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Money Smart

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.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/30/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Joplin: Happy Life 1/23/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-629-3000 Joplin

Happy Life: Learn how to create health action points to power your life with this creative seminar about work/life balance. 

Joplin: Navigating Obstacles 1/25/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-629-3000 Joplin

Navigating Obstacles: Do life's obstacles seem like overwhelming barriers?  Whether the obstacle is child care, transportation, or many others you will learn in this seminar how to problem solve and use available resources to become successful in your career.

Joplin: Skills to Pay the Bills 1/24/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-629-3000 Joplin

Skills to Pay the Bills: All inclusive look at top skills to increase your work readiness and soar along your next career pathway. 

Kennett: WorkKeys Assessment 1/23/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:15 PM 573-888-4518 Kennett

Take the assessment that results in a National Career Readiness Certificate. Demonstrate to employers your level of job skills in the areas of Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.

Kennett: WorkKeys Assessment 1/30/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:15 PM 573-888-4518 Kennett

Take the assessment that results in a National Career Readiness Certificate. Demonstrate to employers your level of job skills in the areas of Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.

Clone of Kennett: Résumé Preparation 1/22/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-888-4518 Kennett

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.

Kennett: Interview Process 1/25/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-888-4518 Kennett

Understanding interview question approaches.  Prepare for an interview.

 

Kirksville: Talify Assessments 1/31/2018, 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Take a workplace personality assessment and learn more about your strengths and weaknesses.  Computers and staff will be available to help you complete registration and interpret results.

Kirksville: Interview Process 1/25/2018, 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM 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.

Kirksville: Vocational Rehabilitation 1/24/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Counselors available to assist persons who have functional barriers to employment.

Kirksville: Resume Preparation 1/22/2018, 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

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.  Use some of the same strategies in completing excellent online applications.

Kirksville: Youth Career Exploration 1/30/2018, 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

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

Kirksville: WorkKeys Testing (NCRC) 1/19/2018, 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.  

Kirksville: WorkKeys Testing (NCRC) 1/26/2018, 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.  

Kirksville: Career Networking 1/23/2018, 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Learn the benefits of effective and strategic ‘networking’ and how these interpersonal resources and contacts could lead to a new job.  This workshop applies what you learn, so you will develop a plan to present yourself to networking groups, a networking source list and a list of the types of networking groups.

Lebanon: Résumé Preparation 1/23/2018, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 417-532-6146 Lebanon

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.  Use some of the same strategies in completing excellent online applications.

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