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***Pre-registration is required for workshops.  Please call 361-1711 to register for workshops***


Employment Counselor on Duty on most Monday afternoons!

An Employment Counselor will be available for brief 15 minute meetings to answer job search related questions on most Mondays, from 1:30 - 3:30pm.  If you need a quick resume review, help with interviewing skills, or have questions about your LinkedIn profile, etc., and can't wait until the next available workshop, feel free to stop in and talk with the counselor on duty during this time.  Please limit your meetings to 15 minutes or less to allow other clients to access assistance.  You do not need to register for this workshop.  See schedule below.

April  2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

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Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

 

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JOB FAIR AT CHASKA HIGH SCHOOL 

3:30 - 6pm 

(*No afternoon workshop.)

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Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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Job Seeking Over Age 50

1:30 - 3:30pm

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15

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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Networking / Branding 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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22

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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Interviewing 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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29

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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May 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
           

 

 

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Beginner Resumes

1:30 - 3:30pm

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6

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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LinkedIn for Beginners 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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13

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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Salary Negotiations 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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20

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

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Advanced Resumes 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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HOLIDAY 

(Carver County offices are closed.)

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Career Exploration 

1:30 - 3:30pm

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June 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

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Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm 

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6

Job Seeking Over Age 50

1:30 - 3:30pm

 

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10

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

11

 

12

13

Networking / Branding 

1:30 - 3:30pm

14

17

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

18

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20

Interviewing 

1:30 - 3:30pm

21

24

Get Your Questions Answered!  Employment Counselor available for brief meetings during this time.

1:30 - 3:30pm

 

25

26

27

Beginner Resumes

1:30 - 3:30pm

28

 

 

      

 

 

***PLEASE BE PROMPT! ANYONE ARRIVING MORE THAN 5 MINUTES LATE WILL NOT BE ADMITTED***

INTERVIEWING:  Learn how to prepare for an interview. Identify and build on strengths, and acknowledge areas where improvements may be needed.

BEGINNER RESUMES:  Write your way to Success. Learn the basics of resume writing: Do's & don'ts, power words, ways to accentuate skills. Create a resume. Within a few days, computer-printed originals of resume will be available to you.

ADVANCED RESUMES:  Improve upon your existing resume. This workshop covers both the basics and advanced features of a resume to consistently get attention. Learn to use keywords and electronic methods for on-line resumes to effectively market yourself.

JOB SEEKER OVER 50:  Job Seekers will review many effective strategies to present their age, experience and future opportunities in a positive light. Participants will share experiences & offer feedback on what works!

CAREER EXPLORATION:  Learn about your skills, interests and personality through taking a variety of assessments to assist you in exploring various careers.  When completed, get yourself on track with a goal setting activity to increase your chances at success!

LINKEDIN FOR BEGINNERS:  Only 25% of jobs are actually advertised on-line.  Join the growing field of social networking as we teach you about LinkedIn (this is a workshop to cover the basics of LinkedIn) and how to use your network effectively.

NETWORKING / BRANDING:  A 2-part workshop that will teach you to market yourself and find employment through networking.  It covers what networking is and how you do it.  Branding is marketing yourself, figuring out who you are and what attributes you can bring to a new employer.

SALARY NEGOTIATIONS:  Come learn the tools you need when discussing compensation.  Learn when and how to ask.  Whether you're beginning a job or seeking a raise, this class will help you with tips and tricks discussing salary.

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