Workforce Development Event Listing


MAY
25
Thursday

SCORE Business Roundtable


Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other entrepreneurs solve common, and not so common challenges.

HOST: Naper Launch

VENUE: Nichols Library - Community Room

LOCATION: 200 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL 60540

PHONE: 630-961-4100

WEBSITE: www.naperville-lib.prg


MAY
25
Thursday

Microsoft Word


Learn the basics of Microsoft Word to conduct your job search. This class will teach you how to use Microsoft Word to create a professional looking resume and cover letter.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
25
Thursday

Industry Orientation


Career Scholarships are available to Will County residents who meet eligibility guidelines and are interested in training for occupations that are in demand in Will County. The first step to apply for a Career Scholarship is to register at www.jobs4people.org to attend an Industry Orientation. Four different sessions are available based on the industry/occupation you are interested in pursuing. Choose the Industry Orientation that fits your desired career choice. (registration can also be taken over the phone by calling 815.727.4444)

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
25
Thursday

How Social Media Can Help You In Your Job Search


Your job seeking competition is using social media in their job search. So should you. You will learn simple, effective Tips, Tricks and Techniques re Social Media that WILL help you find that well paying job. Facilitator: Conor Cunneen, CCC Board Member, www.irishmanspeaks.com. Free to CCC members, $15 non-members.

HOST: Community Career Center

VENUE: Community Career Center

LOCATION: 1815 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563

PHONE: 630-961-5665

WEBSITE: www.communitycareercenter.org


MAY
25
Thursday

Interview Skills Part 1


An intake appointment is required to attend this workshop.

Learn what employers look for during an interview, job interview basics, types of interviews, interview questions, how to develop answers to behavioral interview questions, and what questions you should ask employers.

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


MAY
25
Thursday

Interview Skills Part 2


An intake appointment is required to attend this workshop.

Learn what employers look for during an interview, job interview basics, types of interviews, interview questions, how to develop answers to behavioral interview questions, and what questions you should ask employers.

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


MAY
26
Friday

Illinois JobLink


This IJL Workshop will cover how to complete your registration on Illinois JobLink by creating/uploading a résumé and tips on how to get the most views from employers. We will discuss how to search for jobs on Illinois JobLink and how to complete your work search record.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
26
Friday

Job Club - Open to the Public


Presentation: Networking & Job Leads

Speaker: Diana Schneidman, Author & Freelance Writer: Be Your Own Boss! How to Land Well Paying Freelance Work Fast

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


Full Event Calendar


 - Community Career Center
 - Will County
 - DuPage County
 - Naper Launch