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JobMap Orientation

JobMap is a Queens Library’s online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Learn how to use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online. Call 718-752-3700 for more information.

May 10 @ 2:30 PM

Identifying Job Skills

Learn how to identify your most marketable skills and achievements, and get help creating a career vocabulary that will enable you to highlight these strengths on resumes and online job applications.
To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, please visit the Job Information Center or call ...

May 10 @ 3:30 PM

Skills Identification

In this competitive job market, it is vitally important to know your job skills and how to market these skills to potential employers. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn about different types of skills, how to identify their own and how to develop keywords and accomplishment statements. The Employment Counselor will be ...

May 11 @ 10:00 AM, May 18 @ 10:00 AM

Resumes

Make your resume the best it can be. Topics include how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. Call 718-752-3700 for more information. Class code JR130

May 12 @ 12:30 PM

Job Search Strategies

Beginning a job search can be overwhelming. Prepare yourself to start a successful job search! 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 post your resume online; how to email a resume. Class Code: ...

May 17 @ 2:30 PM

Cover Letter

Are you ready to apply for jobs? Do 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. Class Code: JR130 To ...

May 17 @ 3:30 PM

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 ...

May 25 @ 10:00 AM, 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

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