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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 ...

Feb 11 @ 10:00 AM, Feb 11 @ 1:00 PM, Feb 11 @ 2:00 PM, Feb 17 @ 2:00 PM, Feb 17 @ 3:00 PM

Hip Hop: Hip Hop Comedy with Ray Dejon and Friends

Join an evening of comedy with Hip Hop Comedian Ray Dejon and Friends. For free tickets, visit http://raydejon.eventbrite.com/?aff=website

Feb 11 @ 6:00 PM

Beginners' Excel

Improve your productivity with Microsoft Excel. Learn what a spreadsheet is and how to navigate it, create workbooks, enter and edit data, and create charts and graphs. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or call 718-990-8625. Basic computer skills are required. Class code CC180

Feb 11 @ 6:00 PM, Feb 20 @ 10:30 AM

Beginners' Word

Learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use the main functions and commands of Word. Participants must have basic computer skills. Preregistration is required at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Class Code: CC170

Feb 13 @ 10:30 AM, Feb 29 @ 10:00 AM, Feb 29 @ 5:00 PM

Intermediate Word

Build upon your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word in this intermediate workshop. Learn how to format your Word document, insert tables and charts, format bibliographies, and insert headers and footers. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org or 718-990-8625. Class code CC200

Feb 13 @ 1:30 PM

WebCamp

Are you an entrepreneurial young person ages 16-24? Do you want to learn how to build a website? Awesome! Join Job and Business Academy's five week WebCamp program, where you’ll learn how to build a website. You'll then have the opportunity to make your mark on the Internet by actually building one for a local small business. Preregistration ...

Feb 14 @ 1:00 PM, Feb 21 @ 1:00 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 ...

Feb 16 @ 1:30 PM

Open Lab

Join us in the Cyber Center Training Room every Tuesday from 2:00-6:00PM for Open Lab practice, when you can search for a job, edit your resume, or practice your computer skills. To use computers during Open Lab, you must create a JobMap account. To create an account, visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, call 718-990-8625 or ...

Feb 16 @ 2:00 PM, Feb 23 @ 2:00 PM

Small Business Workshop

Learn how to turn a business idea into a business plan! In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a demand for a product or service, set goals and objectives, budget and schedule, identify resources and networks, and get ready to open the "doors" of their business. Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, ...

Feb 16 @ 7:00 PM, Feb 23 @ 7:00 PM

Job Search Strategies

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself for success! In this workshop you will learn about general and career-specific websites and how to find and apply for jobs online safely, create an account at a major job search website, post your resume online, and email a resume. Call 718-990-8625for more information. Class code ...

Feb 17 @ 10:00 AM

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