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, May 31st, 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, June 1st, 2017
Starting a Business Workshop - Petoskey
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 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.
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.
Friday, June 2nd, 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.