Workshops

Effective November 28th, 2016

     
     
MONDAY    
  Landing a Job with a Criminal Background 8:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  Ace the Interview 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  Resume Workshop 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  Developing Essential Skills 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
     
TUESDAY    
  Digital Literacy 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  Resume Critique 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
     
WEDNESDAY    
  Applications - There's an App for That 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  Resume Workshop 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  Ace the Interview 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
     
THURSDAY    
Budgeting 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  Finding Your Fit Career Pathways 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  Resume Critique 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
     
FRIDAY    
  Computer Basics for Job Seekers 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  Digital Literacy 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
     
     

 

 

            WORKSHOPS BEGIN PROMPTLY, NO LATE ADMITTANCE.  LATECOMERS WILL BE RESCHEDULED.

1016 N. Charlotte Street-Lancaster, PA 17603

Phone:  717-509-5613 Fax:  717-509-5617

TTY:  717-391-3570  www.jobs4lancaster.com

 

PA CareerLink is an equal opportunity employer/program.  Hearing  aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

 

Workshop Descriptions

 

Ace the Interview: Workshop studies the critical role of interview preparation, the skills necessary to confidently conduct an interview and the follow-up process.

 

Landing a Job with a Criminal Background: It is possible to overcome this barrier to employment! Find out how to handle this question on applications and, just as important, learn when and what to say during an interview. Knowledge in this area will help you become more confident while looking for your next job. Time is included for one-on-one feedback about your particular situation.

 

Resume Workshop: Come sit in on this workshop to gain a better understanding of how a resume should look.  Learn different ways to make yours stand out in a pile of hundreds, and find out what you should, and shouldn’t include.

 

Resume Critiquing: Fast track workshop that covers same day completion of your resume through critique and creation.  Bring your resume when attending.  A flash drive is also recommended.

 

Computer Basics for Jobseekers: Teaches basic computer skills and Windows PC navigation.

Digital Literacy: This workshop allows you to learn computer basics at your own pace. Come on in and use a Microsoft based program to learn the ins and outs of using a computer.

Budgeting Workshop: This workshop helps you better understand the importance of planning ahead, financially. We will cover checking accounts, savings accounts, credit scores, monthly budgeting, workplace benefits and much more.

Applications – There’s an App for That: Attending this workshop will provide you with essential

information on completing paper and online applications, and the materials needed before submitting

one.

Developing essential skills: It is important that you know what skills you have.  Learn to identify your adaptive and transferable skills.  What are you good at? (This workshop is an updated Skills workshop with new content).

Finding your fit Career Pathway: Are you considering transferring into a whole new career?  If so, this workshop will highlight how to tackle career research and guide you in exercises and assessment that can help you narrow your career search.