July 12 - Paying for College
The WorkSource system has services available for job seekers to help with a variety of training needs. Many funding and supportive programs will be presented by College representatives.
July 18 - Mature Workers
This workshop will prepare the mature worker for successful job searching in the current job market by dispelling stereotypes about the mature worker, developing job searching strategies, identifying transferable skills, and learning new résumé, cover letter and interviewing techniques. The workshop focuses on people age 45+, but job seekers of all ages are welcome to attend.
July 20 - Interviewing Techniques
You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
July 21 - I Want to Work for Myself
Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. Presented by the Small Business Administration.
July 28 - LinkedIn for Beginners
This workshop will allow you to start building your LinkedIn profile and network. Requires basic familiarity with the internet and access to your email.
Many other useful workshops presented virtually. Check them out here.