Job Skills Training for the Early Careerist
Session 4 Professionalism in the Workplace
Wednesday, January 27 at 7 pm
Create a professional online presence and learn appropriate email and phone etiquette.
Part 2 - Social Networking for Employment - February 18, 1 - 2:30 p.m. -
Focuses on the increasing necessity to have an online presence to be considered as a credible employment candidate in the current hiring environment. Learn which Social networking sites are most popular, and how best to use the resources and tools available on these sites. Register You will receive an invitation with a link to join.
Part 3 - Microsoft Excel I & II - March 17 & 18, 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Learn this popular software program that allows users to organize, format, and calculate data with formulas, using a spreadsheet system. As part of the Microsoft Office suite, Excel is compatible with the other applications in the suite. It also features the ability to perform basic (and some complex) calculations, use graphing tools, create pivot tables, and create macro’s, using a simple programming language. Register You will receive an invitation with a link to join.
Each workshop will be an interactive 90-minute session, with ample time for questions and answers. For additional information please contact email@example.com or call Cynde Lahey at 203-899-2780 ext 15133. You will receive an invitation with a link to join.
Career Coach is part of Career Resources, one of the nation’s leading non-profit workforce development organizations providing training and assistance to the job seekers.
As Connecticut begins to reopen businesses and the economy, there are several resources available to support job-seekers and businesses get back to work quickly and safely. Governor Lamont and the state have forged several partnerships to provide residents with job-training for in-demand skills, and custom job portals with open positions across the state.
AtoZ databases Intro Videos - Whether you are new to the application or need some assistance in navigating AtoZdatabases, these videos will provide the guidance you are looking for. Includes videos on how to search for a job, how to interview,& how not to interview.
- - Including Library Jobs
- Job Applications for local businesses
- Canva - Free resume builder
- - your source for career exploration, training
andjobs. Includes a Resume Guide for creating or updating your resume.
- - Search by keyword, industry, or by interests to find the perfect job. Find out what knowledge, skills
andabilities are needed.
- - a guide to career information about hundreds of occupations!
The History and Uses of the Occupational Outlook Handbook - an article from People Managing People.
- Zippia - A site for job seekers who want to empower their career aspirations with knowledgeable data.
Local Career Centers
- "...a One-Stop on wheels and mobile classroom which brings career services and computer training to you!"
Goodwill Career Centers: 15 Cross Street. Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-840-0361
They provide FREE job prep classes-Resume Writing, Job Searching, Interview Skills, Cover Letter writing, etc. Every day including Saturday, Except Wednesdays. There is a calendar of classes at the Main Reference Desk. They also have one-on-one job counseling (not just for Goodwill jobs). Scroll down to the Norwalk Goodwill entry for a link to their current calendar of classes.