Workshops

Workshopsort descending Date & Time Contact Location Description
Nevada: Talify/Interest Profiler (Career Exploration) 1/30/2018, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

It's all about you! This workshop gives you the tools to assess your knowledge, skills, personal interests and priorities on the journey to finding the job that is best for you (or not a good fit). Identify resources that are available to find a rewarding career.

Nevada: WIOA Orientation 1/31/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

This orientation will provide you with information specific to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Do you qualify for skilled training? Information given about WIOA.

Park Hills: Career Exploration 1/31/2018, 9:15 AM to 10:30 AM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

You will be introduced to the Interest Profiler, Talify, Skills Assessment and their importance to you and your job search. 

Park Hills: Interview Process 1/25/2018, 9:15 AM to 10:30 AM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

No Prerequisite.

Learn the Key to Success. What you need to do (1) before, (2) during and (3) after the interview. 

Park Hills: JSCR (4) 1/22/2018, 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. 

Park Hills: Mock Interview 2 1/18/2018, 9:15 AM to 10:30 AM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

Communication Skills

Practice interviewing with career center staff and an HR Director from a local company. Come prepared to interview and receive feedback on your interview skills.

This is a face-to-face interview to assist with getting to know the questions employers ask and how to answer them appropriately. This is a useful interaction with a professional which complements the Interview Process workshop.

Park Hills: Resume Preparation 1/23/2018, 9:15 AM to 12:00 PM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

No Prerequisite.

We will discuss the importance of your master resume, content of a resume, types of resumes, how to handle the contact information, work experience, education, training and skills. We will also discuss Situation-Action-Results (SAR) statements and what the best format is for your resume.

Park Hills: Social Media Networking and Online Applications 1/17/2018, 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.

Poplar Bluff: Interviewing Techniques 1/25/2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

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.

*Pre-Registration is required. 

Poplar Bluff: MOJobs New Website Training 1/17/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

We recently updated Jobs.MO.Gov, so we have developed a workshop to go over some of the changes.  If you are interested in learning how to navigate and use our new website, register for this workshop.

Poplar Bluff: Networking 1/18/2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

Learn the benefits of effective and strategic networking and how interpersonal resources and contacts could lead to a new job.

*Pre-Registration is required. 

Poplar Bluff: Resume Workshop 1/23/2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

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.

Poplar Bluff: WIOA Orientation 1/17/2018, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

WIOA Orientation is a one hour workshop held every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  If you are interested in pursuing a High Wage- High Demand, and High Skill career, but need assistance with training, WIOA might be able to help. 

Poplar Bluff: WIOA Orientation 1/24/2018, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

WIOA Orientation is a one hour workshop held every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  If you are interested in pursuing a High Wage- High Demand, and High Skill career, but need assistance with training, WIOA might be able to help. 

Poplar Bluff: WIOA Orientation 1/31/2018, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

WIOA Orientation is a one hour workshop held every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  If you are interested in pursuing a High Wage- High Demand, and High Skill career, but need assistance with training, WIOA might be able to help. 

Poplar Bluff: WorkKeys 1/18/2018, 8:15 AM to 12:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

Take WorkKeys Assessment to earn a national Career Readiness Certificate.

*Pre-Registration is required.

Poplar Bluff: WorkKeys 1/23/2018, 8:15 AM to 12:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

Take WorkKeys Assessment to earn a national Career Readiness Certificate.

*Pre-Registration is required.

Poplar Bluff: WorkKeys 1/30/2018, 8:15 AM to 12:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

Take WorkKeys Assessment to earn a national Career Readiness Certificate.

*Pre-Registration is required.

Rolla: 1st Time Computer Orientation and Skills Assessment 1/22/2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Basic computer instruction and orientation to computer classes.

Rolla: Customizing Resumes for Online Applications 1/29/2018, 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! 

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