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Food Business Finance, Licenses and Regulations

This class informs students of the Financial and Legal necessities of owning a Food Business and provides resources for identifying their specific business needs. To register for this program please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/realities-of-the-food-industry-a-5-part-lecture-series-tickets-29154536002. Call 718-990-0895 for ...

Dec 11 @ 2:00 PM

Motivating Mondays Job Search Group

Looking for a job is one of the most stressful activities we do. It's easier if we don't do it alone. Join fellow job seekers for tea, cookies, stress relief techniques, and networking. For more information and to preregister, call 718-990-8625.

Dec 12 @ 10:00 AM, Dec 19 @ 10:00 AM, Jan 9 @ 10:00 AM, Jan 23 @ 10:00 AM, Jan 30 @ 10:00 AM

Identifying Your Work Skills

In this competitive job market, it is important to know your job skills as well as be able to market these skills to potential employers. In this workshop, you will learn how to define and categorize job skills, identify your own job skills, understand the difference between job skills and job duties, market your job skills, and become aware ...

Dec 13 @ 1:30 PM

Tuesday Afternoon Movie

Tuesdays in December, we will screen the following movies at 2:00 p.m.: 12/6 - Network (1976); 12/13 - Doubt (2008); 12/20 - A Christmas Story (1983); 12/27 - Peter's Friends (1992)

Dec 13 @ 2:00 PM, Dec 20 @ 2:00 PM, Dec 27 @ 2:00 PM

Introduction to Email

In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to create and navigate an email account, log on, send and receive messages, and attach documents. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org, visit the Job Information Center, or call 718-990-8625. While this is an introductory class, it is recommended that you have basic mouse and ...

Dec 13 @ 3:00 PM

Cover Letters

A cover letter helps you stand out from the crowd and get an interview. In this two-part series, participants will learn what cover letters are and why they’re necessary; the do’s and don’ts of writing cover letters; how to write different types of cover letters; and how to properly type, format, and send your cover letter to potential ...

Dec 14 @ 10:00 AM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make and learn from mistakes before they count. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly after an interview. Interviews will take place at the Job Readiness table. ...

Dec 14 @ 2:00 PM, Dec 21 @ 2:00 PM, Dec 28 @ 2:00 PM

Mock Interviews

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make and learn from mistakes before they count. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly after an interview. Interviews will take place at the Job Readiness table. ...

Dec 14 @ 3:00 PM, Dec 21 @ 3:00 PM, Dec 28 @ 3:00 PM

Movie Night Wednesday

Wednesdays in December, we will screen the following movies at 6:00 p.m.: 12/7 - Star Trek Beyond (2016); 12/14 - Krampus (2015); 12/21 - The Night Before (2015); 12/28 - Café Society (2016)

Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM, Dec 21 @ 6:00 PM, Dec 28 @ 6:00 PM

Twitter

Learn about Twitter, an online social networking service that allows you to connect instantly to what's most important to you. You’ll learn how you can “follow” your friends, experts, and favorite celebrities and receive breaking news, job posting notifications, and more. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. ...

Dec 15 @ 10:00 AM

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