Resume Clinic: Participants must have basic computer skills and have already attended Basic Resume. Also must bring written draft.
Resume Critique – have your resume critiqued by professional staff.
Ready, Set, Go! Launch your new business with confidence and on the right foot. Find out what to expect from an experienced business consultant. Topics include options for business entities; resources available to start-ups; costs of services needed; licensing and tax considerations; loans and financial re-sources; marketing strategies and all the perks and drawbacks that come with the life of an entrepreneur. Seating is limited to 11 participants.
You Can Do It! Computer Basics: Learn to use the computer mouse and keyboard; and how to set up and manage an email account in a stress-free environment. Includes instruction and hands-on learning.
Basic LinkedIn This workshop is designed to introduce you to LinkedIn as a tool to use in your job search.– You will learn the basic purpose, major uses and value of this form of social media. The class will include information and examples of how to set up a basic profile and conduct network searches. It will consist of mini-lecture, group discussion and hands-on activities using our computers. Computer seating is limited to 11 participants. Advanced registration is required, and late arrivals will not be permitted. PREREQUISITE: a current email account and basic knowledge of computer/internet use.
LinkedIn Lab: BERC is offering a new opportunity for customers who have previously attended a LinkedIn Workshop at the center. The LinkedIn Lab is a one-hour time period for job seekers who would like to apply their knowledge of LinkedIn by using our Computer Lab to do their social networking.
Whether you want to create or enhance your Profile, participate in Discussions, Research and Connect with people in your network or Apply for Jobs, this session allows for hands-on work while an instructor is present to troubleshoot and give guidance. Computer seating is limited to 11 participants. PREREQUISITE: Basic or Advanced LinkedIn Workshop.
Reemployment Opportunities Workshop: This workshop covers the emotional and practical sides of unemployment in addition to offering motivational tips to get your job search re-energized. Pre-registration is required for this workshop.
: Join other job seekers in a networking group and share ideas, information and job leads.
November guest speakers:
11/5 – Judy Morley, 5 Steps to Overcoming Adversity
11/19 – Bryan Lyburn, Volunteering & Affordable Home Ownership
Reemployment Workshop: This workshop covers the emotional and practical sides of unemployment in addition to offering motivational tips to get your job search re-energized. Pre-registration is required for this workshop.
Basic Resume Preparation & Customizing your Resume: Learn how to develop a resume. Includes mini-lecture on format suggestions , and current trends. Self-assessments, websites and examples will also be provided. (Sometimes offered WITH next workshop). Learn techniques to target your resume to fit the jobs you are applying for.