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  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

    April 28, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, iImprove your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection - Pellston Village Office

    April 28, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Topics vary: Open Discussion on Jobs, Job Search Strategies, Good Résumé and Cover Letter Practices, Personal Networking, and Job Fair Preparation. Our aim is to meet each participant at their level of need to provide guidance and resources for all to attain employment. We address new topics at each time and we host meetings on the 34th Tuesday of the month at the Pellston Village Office, conference room, 125 N. Milton St. Pellston, MI, 49769. The Career Connection is offered free of charge to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. See more at: Career Connection.

  • Career Café Services Workshop - Cadillac

    April 29, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. This free workshop provides an introduction to services available through Northwest Michigan Works! and the Career Café. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection - Elk Rapids

    April 29, 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Career Connections meets at the Elk Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce building. These free meetings are held to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. We provide an open discussion on jobs in the area and job search strategies. We encourage you to meet and network with us to gain insightful information to find a new job. See more at our: Career Connection page.
  • Career Connection - Kalkaska

    April 29, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Free meetings are held to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. We provide an open discussion on jobs in the area and job search strategies. We encourage you to meet and network with us to gain insightful information to find a new job. Meeting at the Michigan Works! Learning Lab in Kalkaska. See more at: Career Connection.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    April 29, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is being held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: How to use MI Talent Connect effectively; How to improve your online résumé; to streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    April 30, 2015 - 9:00 am

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    May 01, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, improve your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 01, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with very basic computing. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Walmart Hiring Event at Michigan Works in Traverse City

    May 01, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Walmart is holding a hiring event at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center, 1209 South Garfield, to fill sales associate positions and to hire workers to assist in a remodeling project at their local store. Entry-level jobs at Walmart now pay $9 to $14 per hour. Job seekers should come prepared to fill out an application and interview. See Traverse City Michigan Works! Center information.

  • Career Connection - Lake City at Ardis Missaukee District Library

    May 05, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Today's Topic: Résumé Development, and later Effective Interviewing Skills and Job Search Skills are examples of some of the topics we will cover. Our aim is to meet each participant at their level of need to provide guidance and resources for all to attain employment. The Career Connection is offered free of charge to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. We meet at the Arids Missaukee District Library, 210 South Canal Street, Lake City, MI 49651. See more at: Career Connection.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Lake City

    May 05, 2015 - 1:00 pm

    This free workshop is being held in Lake City. Please contact the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center for details. In the workshop, learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Café Services Workshop - Cadillac

    May 06, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. This free workshop provides an introduction to services available through Northwest Michigan Works! and the Career Café. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Traverse City

    May 06, 2015 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the Résumé Development Workshop, learn the purpose of résumés, know which résumé type best sells your skills, learn best writing practices, understand the differences between electronic and traditional résumés. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    May 06, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Starting a Business Workshop - Cadillac

    May 07, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

    This course is designed for individuals who are considering self-employment, or who may be at the beginning stages of starting a business. 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. The presenter is SBDC Business Consultant Joni Krolczyk. There is no cost to attend; however, pre-registration is required. The workshop is being held at Baker College, 9600 East 13th Street, Cadillac, MI 49601. For more information contact Tricia Stevens at: triciastevens@networksnorthwest.org or (231) 922-3780.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    May 08, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, improve your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 08, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with very basic computing. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • PowerPath Assessment Workshop - Traverse City

    May 11, 2015 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! At this workshop, take five easy screenings that can help you identify challenges and strengths in your hearing, vision, and attention abilities. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

    May 12, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, iImprove your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Employer Expo and Job Fair - Wexford Missaukee CTC

    May 12, 2015 - 9:15 am - 2:30 pm

    Businesses and Career Tech students will have the opportunity to interact at the Employer Expo and Job Fair being held at the Wexford Missaukee Career Tech Center. Participating businesses will be able to talk about what their business does, what skills are in demand, what they look for in a good employee, and can recruit new talent for any current job openings. For more information, contact LeAnne Bush, CTC, at: 231-876-2214.

  • Career Connection - Petoskey

    May 12, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Topics vary: Open discussions on jobs, job search strategies, good résumé and cover letter practices, personal networking, and job fair preparation. Our aim is to meet each participant at their level of need to provide guidance and resources for all to attain employment. We address new topics each time and meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Petoskey Michigan Works! Service Center. These free meetings are held to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. See more about Career Connections.

  • Internet Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 12, 2015 - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. You will learn the dos and don’ts of using Google to search on the internet. How to identify which websites are going to be useful and which ones to stay away from. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Café Services Workshop - Cadillac

    May 13, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. This free workshop provides an introduction to services available through Northwest Michigan Works! and the Career Café. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    May 13, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is being held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: How to use MI Talent Connect effectively; How to improve your online résumé; to streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection After Hours for Veterans - Traverse City

    May 13, 2015 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Meet with Northwest Michigan Works! business liaisons, Ron Smith from Bill Marsh, and Scott Herzberg from NMC to investigate new employment opportunities. This is the "after hours" version of the popular Career Connection, but this is specifically for vets and their spouses. Meet up at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. This free meeting will help give veteran job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. See more at: Career Connection. Optional preregistration by contacting: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    May 14, 2015 - 9:00 am

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Assessment Workshop - Traverse City

    May 14, 2015 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! At this workshop, find out if you need to upgrade your basic skills. Take the WorkKeys® or Compass® assessment. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection - Traverse City

    May 14, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The free meetings are held to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. Topics covered on a rotational basis: networking, job search, résumés, cover letters, and more. See more at: Career Connection. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Assessment Workshop - Cadillac

    May 15, 2015 - 8:30 am

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Find out if you need to upgrade your basic skills, take the WorkKeys® or Compass® assessment. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    May 15, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, improve your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 15, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with very basic computing. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Traverse City

    May 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the Résumé Development Workshop, learn the purpose of résumés, know which résumé type best sells your skills, learn best writing practices, understand the differences between electronic and traditional résumés. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Café Services Workshop - Cadillac

    May 20, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. This free workshop provides an introduction to services available through Northwest Michigan Works! and the Career Café. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Beaver Island Lighthouse School Completion/Graduation Ceremony

    May 20, 2015 - 11:30 am

    The Beaver Island Lighthouse School Spring 2015 Completion/Graduation Ceremony is being held at the Charlevoix High School Auditorium, 05200 Marion Center Road, Charlevoix, Michigan.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    May 20, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Interviewing and Skype Interview Workshop - Cadillac

    May 21, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    This free workshop is held at Cadillac Michigan Works!. Learn what employers are looking for, the types and parts of interviews, how to prepare for an interview, about using your “self commercial," and practice interviewing on Skype. To Register: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    May 22, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, improve your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 22, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with very basic computing. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

    May 26, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, iImprove your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Café Services Workshop - Cadillac

    May 27, 2015 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. This free workshop provides an introduction to services available through Northwest Michigan Works! and the Career Café. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    May 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is being held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: How to use MI Talent Connect effectively; How to improve your online résumé; to streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    May 28, 2015 - 9:00 am

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Learn: the purpose of résumés, which résumé type best sells your skills, best writing practices, differences between electronic and traditional résumés. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection - Traverse City

    May 28, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The free meetings are held to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. Topics covered on a rotational basis: networking, job search, résumés, cover letters, and more. See more at: Career Connection. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Assessment Workshop - Cadillac

    May 29, 2015 - 8:30 am

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center. Find out if you need to upgrade your basic skills, take the WorkKeys® or Compass® assessment. To register contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    May 29, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. At the MI Talent Connect Workshop. learn how to use MI Talent Connect effectively, improve your online résumé, and streamline your job search. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    May 29, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with very basic computing. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center.

  • Career Connection - Lake City at Ardis Missaukee District Library

    June 02, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Today's Topic: Effective Interviewing Skills,and later Résumé Development and Job Search Skills are examples of some of the topics we will cover. Our aim is to meet each participant at their level of need to provide guidance and resources for all to attain employment. The Career Connection is offered free of charge to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. We meet at the Arids Missaukee District Library, 210 South Canal Street, Lake City, MI 49651. See more at: Career Connection.

  • Starting a Business Workshop - Cadillac

    June 25, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

    This course is designed for individuals who are considering self-employment, or who may be at the beginning stages of starting a business. 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. The presenter is SBDC Business Consultant Joni Krolczyk. There is no cost to attend; however, pre-registration is required. The workshop is being held at Baker College, 9600 East 13th Street, Cadillac, MI 49601. For more information contact Tricia Stevens at: triciastevens@networksnorthwest.org or (231) 922-3780.

  • Career Connection - Lake City at Ardis Missaukee District Library

    July 07, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Today's Topic:Job Search Skills and later Résumé Development and Effective Interviewing Skills are examples of some of the topics we will cover. Our aim is to meet each participant at their level of need to provide guidance and resources for all to attain employment. The Career Connection is offered free of charge to give job seekers a chance to learn about job opportunities and improve their job search skills. We meet at the Arids Missaukee District Library, 210 South Canal Street, Lake City, MI 49651. See more at: Career Connection.