Location: Traverse City Michigan Works! Service Center Career Café. This workshop helps you connect with employers on the Pure Michigan Talent Connect. You will learn how to create an account on the statewide website. We will show you how to do a job search on Talent Connect, start a résumé from scratch, or upload one that you have already created. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Interviewing Techniques Workshop - Traverse City
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
This workshop in the Career Café at Traverse City Michigan Works! will help you:
Develop your pitch and adapt it to different types of interviews.
Prepare for difficult interview questions.
Learn the types of interviews and interviewer styles.
Learn what information employers are really looking for.
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. Registration Info: contact Traverse City Michigan Works! Center.
Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
Jobs for Vets! Hiring Event
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
At this Jobs for Vets event, which is being held at the NMC Hagerty Conference Center in Traverse City, veterans will have the opportunity to meet with employers who have jobs available. Participants are encouraged to bring their résumé and be ready for job interviews depending on the position. More information and participant registration are available at JobsForVetsMI.org.
Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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, March 23rd, 2017
PowerPath Assessment Workshop - Traverse City
9:00 am - 1:00 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.
Résumé Development Workshop - Cadillac
9:00 am - 10:00 am
This free workshop is held at the Cadillac Michigan Works! Center Career Café. The workshop will help you prepare an effective résumé. Understand best writing practices for résumés. Know the differences between electronic and traditional résumés. Information: contact: Cadillac Michigan Works! 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, March 24th, 2017
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.