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  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

    August 31, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Strategic Interviewing Workshop - Traverse City

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

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. At this free Strategic Interviewing Workshop, develop your pitch and adapt it to different types of interviews, prepare for difficult interview questions, learn where to research company information, view employment from the employer’s perspective, learn the types of interviews and interviewer styles, and learn what information employers really looking for. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    September 02, 2015 - 3:00 pm

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

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    September 03, 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

    September 03, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Today's topic: "What to Expect at the Meijer Hiring Event." The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Online Job Applications Workshop - Cadillac

    September 03, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. This is a free workshop to help you complete online job applications. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    September 04, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. At the MI Talent Connect (Continued) 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! Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    September 04, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with the basic computing skills needed for your job search. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Traverse City

    September 09, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    September 09, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Interviewing and Skype Interview Workshop - Cadillac

    September 10, 2015 - 9:00 am

    This free workshop is held at Cadillac Michigan Works! Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Career Connection - Traverse City

    September 10, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Today's topic: "Taking Charge." The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Online Job Applications Workshop - Cadillac

    September 10, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. This is a free workshop to help you complete online job applications. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Center.

  • Veteran's Appreciation Day 2nd Annual - Manistee

    September 10, 2015 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    This free event will run from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Michigan Works! Center and Fit U.S.A. at 1672 US 31 South in the Kmart Plaza. The Appreciation Day is for all current and former members of the military and their families. Fit U.S.A. is owned by local veteran Dave Dykema. Michigan Works! will have staff on hand to provide information and answer questions, but there will not be a formal presentation or program. The event will be held rain or shine and will include prizes, hot dogs, refreshments, music, and tours of Michigan Works! and Fit U.S.A. For more information about the Veterans Appreciation Day call: 231-723-2535 and ask for Tina or Kathy.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    September 11, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. At the MI Talent Connect (Continued) 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! Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    September 11, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with the basic computing skills needed for your job search. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

    September 14, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Career Assessment Workshop - Traverse City

    September 15, 2015 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Career Café At this workshop, find out if you need to upgrade your basic skills for a new job or to advance at your current place of employment. Take the WorkKeys® or Compass® assessment. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    September 16, 2015 - 3:00 pm

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

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    September 17, 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

    September 17, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Today's topic: "Living Life at a 5." The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Online Job Applications Workshop - Cadillac

    September 17, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. This is a free workshop to help you complete online job applications. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    September 18, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. At the MI Talent Connect (Continued) 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! Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    September 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with the basic computing skills needed for your job search. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Orientation - Traverse City

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

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • PowerPath Assessment Workshop - Traverse City

    September 22, 2015 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Career Café. At this workshop, take five easy screenings to help you indentify challenges and strengths in your hearing, vision and attention abilities. To Register: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Traverse City

    September 23, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Career Connection - Elk Rapids

    September 23, 2015 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Career Connection 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

    September 23, 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.

  • Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac

    September 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Interviewing and Skype Interview Workshop - Cadillac

    September 24, 2015 - 9:00 am

    This free workshop is held at Cadillac Michigan Works! Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Career Connection - Traverse City

    September 24, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Today's topic: "Don't Let Your Best Be Zapped by Stress." The Traverse City Career Connection meets on most Thursdays at 2:00 PM at the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. 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! Center.

  • Online Job Applications Workshop - Cadillac

    September 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm

    Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. This is a free workshop to help you complete online job applications. To register, contact Cadillac Michigan Works! Center.

  • MI Talent Connect Continued - Traverse City

    September 25, 2015 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. At the MI Talent Connect (Continued) 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! Center.

  • Computer Connections: Learning the Basics Workshop - Traverse City

    September 25, 2015 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The Computer Connections Workshop helps you with the basic computing skills needed for your job search. Learn to use a computer. This workshop is about beginning computer use. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.

  • Starting a Business Workshop - Cadillac

    September 30, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

    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 a pre-requisite to meeting with a consultant one-on-one. 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. Register online.

  • MI Talent Connect Workshop - Cadillac

    September 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

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

  • Starting a Business Workshop - Traverse City

    October 06, 2015 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 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. Startup costs, financing options, and business planning are introduced, along with necessary steps to getting started. The workshop features instruction by a Certified Small Business Consultant and is held in partnership with NMC Extended Educational Services. The $39 value of this class has been underwritten by the SBDC; however, pre-registration is required. This workshop is a pre-requisite to meeting with a SBDC consultant one-on-one. Speaker: Walter Muellenhagen. The workshop is being held at the Parsons-Stulen building on NMC’s Aero Park Campus, 2600 Aero Park Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686. For more information contact Tricia Stevens at: triciastevens@networksnorthwest.org or (231) 922-3780. Register online.

  • Starting a Business Workshop - Manistee

    October 14, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

    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. The workshop features instruction by Small Business Consultant, Joni Krolczyk. This workshop is a pre-requisite to meeting with a consultant one-on-one. There is no cost to attend; however, pre-registration is required. The workshop is being held at the Alliance for Economic Success office, 395 Third Street, Manistee, MI 49660. No fee, pre-registration is required. Contact Tricia Stevens, Intake Specialist, at sbdc@networksnorthwest.org or 231.922.3780. Register online.