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Job Market Realities and Strategies

In this workshop participants will learn: What you need to start a job search; About general and career-specific websites; How to safely find and apply for jobs online including: how to create an account at a major job search website; how to post your resume online; how to email a resume; appropriate ways to follow up after applying online. ...

Jul 7 @ 10:00 AM

Resume and Cover Letter

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Does your resume and cover letter stand out from the crowd? Make your resume and cover letter the best that they can be in this workshop! Participants will learn how to get started; types of resumes; what to include and not include; tips for making your resume and cover letter stronger. Register online at ...

Jul 8 @ 10:00 AM

Mock Interview

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. You will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. To make an appointment, visit the JBA table on the 2nd floor or ...

Jul 9 @ 10:00 AM

Choosing Entrepreneurship -“Lead Up to StartUP!”

The first course of a three-part series to help entrepreneurs develop on the diverse paths of entrepreneurship. “Choosing Entrepreneurship” provides an overview of the dynamic world of entrepreneurship, helps participants assess their skills and aptitudes, allows participants to explore the right type of business for them dependent on ...

Jul 10 @ 10:00 AM

Introduction to Social Media: LinkedIn and Twitter

LinkedIn and Twitter are social Media websites that allows you to manage your professional identity. You will learn to follow friends and colleagues, look for employment, network, receive job posting notifications, and more. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For further information, please visit the Job Information Center or call ...

Jul 10 @ 12:00 PM

Transferable Skills

There are over 400 transferable skills that job seekers often overlook but can show employers they have added value…and can do more than what the job requires. Learn to identify many other skills to offer an employer. To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, please visit the Job Information Center or call ...

Jul 14 @ 10:00 AM

Mistake-Free Interviewing

So, you’ve landed an interview for a wonderful job…now what? It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly afterwards. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the ...

Jul 15 @ 10:00 AM

Mock Interview

It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make mistakes before they count. You will learn how to prepare for your interview, successfully deal with difficult questions, and follow up properly after the interview. Space is limited. To make an appointment, visit the JBA table on the 2nd floor or ...

Jul 16 @ 10:00 AM

Setting Up Your Business - “Lead Up to StartUP!”

This is the second course in a three-part series where students will be guided through the fundamental elements needed to set-up a business and begin operating it. The course will cover information on writing a winning business plan, legal structuring, etc. Register online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Call 718-990-8625 for additional ...

Jul 17 @ 10:00 AM

Job Search via Social Media

The Internet is buzzing with social media, and there are many ways to use sites like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook to leverage your network for your job search. In this workshop you will learn about these three major social media sites and how they can help you optimize your job search. Basic computer skills and a familiarity with the ...

Jul 17 @ 12:00 PM

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