CAREER WORKSHOPS

The knowledge you need to get the job you really want, but just can’t seem to land. 

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LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR JOB SEEKERS

Are you having a tough time landing a job? Maybe you need to fine tune your job hunting and presentation skills. Get expert help from Goodwill Career Coaches by attending a Goodwill Career Workshop. Our workshops are designed to help you better market yourself to employers. Workshops include everything from resume writing, interviewing skills, making a good first impression, to how to dress to impress. View our menu of workshops below and browse the calendar to find the next available date and location. 

Attire For Hire

Attire For Hire

Are trying to figure out how to dress to impress? Are you not sure what professional attire looks like? Attend the Attire For Hire workshops to learn:

  • Modern dress codes for major employers and industries

  • How to dress professionally to land the job you want

  • Hygiene tips to make a great impression

Get an edge on the competition, by dressing to impress. Browse the calendar below for the next Attire For Hire workshop. 

Computer & Email Etiquette

Computer & Email Etiquette

Not everyone is a computer wiz. That’s ok. Do you need to fine tune your basic computer and email skills to qualify for a job? Attend the Computer and Email Etiquette workshop to learn:

  • Computing basics to be prepared for today’s job requirements

  • Best practices for using computers and technology at work

  • Tips for communicating better using email

Technology and computers are here to stay. Get the skills you need by attending the Computer and Email Etiquette workshop. Browse the calendar below for the next session.

Cover Letter Prep

Cover Letter Prep

Your cover letter says a lot about you. Do you feel confident your cover letter is putting your best foot forward? Attend the Cover Letter Prep workshop to learn:

  • Tips for writing a winning cover letter

  • Best practices for developing competitive materials

  • Other required materials

Don’t let a bad letter keep you from landing your dream job. Browse the calendar below to find the next Cover Letter Prep workshop.

First Impressions

First Impressions

Are you looking for and edge in the job hunting process? How about making a winning first impression? Attend the First Impressions workshop to learn:

  • How to present a professional image

  • Tips for leaving a lasting image of yourself

  • Ways to project confidence and a positive attitude

The way you carry yourself tells future employers a lot about you. Browse the calendar below and attend the First Impression Workshop to get the edge on your competition.

GROVO Computer Lab Learning

GROVO Computer Lab Learning

Do you want to strengthen your computer skills? Come to the GROVO Computer Lab Learning workshop to learn:

  • Tips for filling out online applications

  • Best practices for social media use and mobile devices

  • How to use common computer software

Get the computing knowledge you need to leverage technology to your advantage. Browse the calendar below for the next GROVO Computer Lab Learning workshop. 

Interview Prep

Interview Prep

Looking for tips to nail your job interview? Get the interview skills you need by attending the Interview Prep workshop. In the Interview Prep workshop you will learn:

  • How to prepare for the interview

  • Tips for answering questions with confidence

  • Best practices for practicing prior to your interview

Don’t lose out on the job with a bad interview. Browse the calendar below to find the next Interview Prep workshop. 

The Job of Finding a Job

The Job of Finding a Job

Do you need a plan to help you organize your job search? Attend The Job of Finding a Job workshop to learn:

  • How to create a job search plan

  • Ways to leverage the Internet to aid your job search

  • What resources are available to you to help your job search

It takes a good plan to find a job. Get on the fast track by attending The Job of Finding a Job workshop. Browse the calendar below for the next available date. 

My Skill Inventory

My Skill Inventory

Are you trying to figure out what skills you have that are marketable and what skills you need to be marketable? Attend the My Skill Inventory workshop to learn:

  • The skills you have that make you employable

  • How to position your skills as strengths

  • Tips for presenting your skills throughout the job search process

You possess strengths any employer would be lucky to have. Learn how to market your skills by attending the My Skill Inventory workshop. Browse the calendar to find the next available date. 

The Power of Networking

The Power of Networking

Are you looking for ways to increase and improve your job opportunities? Then, you should attend The Power of Networking workshop where you will learn:

  • The importance of contacts in a job search

  • How to build contacts

  • What events to attend to meet business professionals

Build a strong network of support before your next job search. Browse the calendar below to find the next workshop.

Rough Draft Resumes

Rough Draft Resumes

Are you struggling to write a resume? Don’t know where to start? You should attend the Rough Draft Resumes workshop where you will learn:

  • To create a resume using a template

  • Keywords to use in your resume to highlight your skills and capture attention

  • Ways to present your skills to make them relevant to the job you are seeking

Don’t recreate the wheel, learn from the experts by attending the Rough Draft Resumes workshop. Browse the calendar below for the next available workshop. 

Resume Prep

Resume Prep

Do you have a resume, but are not getting calls for interviews? Maybe that resume could use some polish. Attend the Resume Prep workshop to learn:

  • Best practices for presenting a professional resume

  • How to write a resume with five strong sections

  • What words to use and word values

Make your resume stand out from the rest. Find the next available workshop by browsing the calendar below.

Resume Lab

Resume Lab

Do you need a little help learning how to create your resume on a computer? This one-on-one workshop will teach you:

  • How to format your resume

  • Best practices for resume creation

  • The best designs and styles to use for your resume

Get one-on-one help from a Goodwill expert to develop your resume. Browse the calendar below for the next available time. 

Thinking Like a Boss

Thinking Like a Boss

Do you find filling out a job application tricky business? The Thinking Like a Boss workshop will teach you:

  • How employers who view the application think

  • Best practices for filling out an application

  • Pitfalls to avoid when filling out an application

Get inside the head of employers and fill out a winning application. Browse the calendar below for the next available workshop. 

CAREER WORKSHOPS CALENDAR

Browse our Career Workshops Calendar to find available dates and times.

Sign up today! Call (702) 214-2025 or visit a Goodwill Career Connections Center.

*Mock Interviews are by appointment Monday-Thursday at our North location. See calendar above and call (702) 214-2025 to sign up for a 30 minute slot.