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Resumes

A winning resume is a must for any job seeker! In this two-part series, participants will learn: what resume reviewers look for; how to select the best resume format; how to avoid common resume mistakes; how to properly type and format your resume in Microsoft Word; and how to send your resume to potential employers. The Employment Counselor ...

Jun 1 @ 10:00 AM

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 cover letter writing; how to write different types of cover letters; how to properly type, format, and send your cover letter to potential ...

Jun 8 @ 10:00 AM, Jun 15 @ 10:00 AM

Beginners' Word

Make your documents stand out with Microsoft Word. In this beginners class, you will learn how to create and save Word documents; format and edit text; copy, cut, and paste items; and use the basic functions and commands of Word. Basic computer skills required. Class code: CC170

Jun 8 @ 1:30 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. Basic computer skills are required. Class Code: CC180

Jun 15 @ 1:30 PM

Beginners' PowerPoint

Create awesome presentations and slideshows with PowerPoint 2010. Topics covered will include creating and editing slides, changing the design and colors, inserting pictures and illustrations, and presenting a slide show. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Basic computer skills are required. Class code CC190

Jun 22 @ 1:30 PM

Job-Search Strategies

Are your resume and cover letters ready? How do you search for jobs? What are the most effective ways to find open jobs? In this two-part series, participants will learn: traditional and creative ways to find jobs, how to network for job leads and how to use online tools to find job leads. The Employment Counselor will be available for ...

Jul 6 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 13 @ 10:00 AM

Intermediate Word

Build on your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word. Learn how to format Word documents; insert tables, charts, headers, footers; and format bibliographies. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Word are required. Preregister online at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. Class Code CC200

Jul 6 @ 1:30 PM

Intermediate Excel

Improve your productivity and boost your knowledge of Excel. Topics covered include a review of spreadsheet basics, creating and manipulating tables, and using formulas and functions. Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Excel are required. Class code CC210

Jul 13 @ 1:30 PM

Advanced Internet

Go beyond the basics and explore the more advanced aspects of the internet by learning about advanced search techniques, different internet browsers, deleting cookies and caches, bookmarking and personalizing your browser, incognito browsers, and securing online privacy. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. Class ...

Jul 27 @ 1:30 PM

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