Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. New to résumé writing or just getting back in the swing of things? Learn the nuts and bolts of an effective résumé and cover letter. We will help you find the style that fits you best and provide some insight in to an employer's perspective. For more information: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
PowerPath Assessment Workshop - Traverse City
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Career Café. At this workshop, complete five easy screenings to help you identify challenges and strengths in your hearing, vision and/or attention abilities. Learn some tips, tools, and resources for meeting those potential barriers. Enjoy the new found confidence you will feel once you discover how to overcome challenges that you may or may not have been aware of. Information: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
Starting a Business Workshop - Petoskey
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Starting a Business Workshop is intended for individuals in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of accessing capital, or simply considering self-employment. Delivered in a workshop format, this introductory session helps aspiring entrepreneurs assess their abilities to lead and manage a company, as well as evaluate market and sales potential for their products/services. Start-up costs, financing options, and business planning are introduced, along with necessary steps to getting started. This workshop is held in partnership with North Central Michigan College, features instruction by SBDC Business Consultant Kathleen Bagley, and is a pre-requisite to meeting with a SBDC consultant one-on-one. There is no cost to attend; however, pre-registration is required. The workshop is being held at North Central Michigan College, 1515 Howard Street, Petoskey, MI 49770. For more information, contact the SBDC at firstname.lastname@example.org or (231) 922-3780. Register online.
MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This free workshop is being held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. This workshop helps you create an account on the Pure Michigan Talent Connect website, your connection to employers and job openings. Learn how to use Talent Connect effectively; how to create or upload your online résumé; how to search for jobs on Talent Connect. Info: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café.
Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Interviewing Workshop - Cadillac
9:00 am - 10:00 am
This free workshop is held at Cadillac Michigan Works!. Learn what employers are looking for with the questions they ask. Learn about different types of interviews and interview styles. See employment from the employer's perspective. Information: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.
Career Connection - Traverse City
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Traverse City Career Connection meets on select Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The free meetings let you network with other job seekers and area professionals to share tips and tools for your career search. Discuss local employment opportunities with our Business Liaisons and learn to improve job search skills with our Career Facilitators. See more at: Career Connection. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Friday, April 28th, 2017
MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. This workshop helps you connect with employers on the statewide Pure Michigan Talent Connect website. You will learn how to create a professional profile. We will show you how to use the website to find the type of work you are looking for. We will also help you start a basic online résumé or upload one that you have already created. For more Information: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Computer Basics Workshop - Traverse City
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. Job search can seem very difficult when you aren't sure how to navigatge a computer. Come and learn the basics you need to do job search and fill out online applications. Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.