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Events and Workshops
Are you a young professional or do you work with a young professional that might be interested in this group? Take advantage of this valuable Chamber member benefit. Attend monthly DYP gatherings varying from networking events to panel discussions. Send your name and email address to email@example.com or call 722.5501 to receive emails about DYP happenings. Learn More
Creative Job Search Workshop: This award-winning workshop is presented by experienced professionals. Discover proven and effective methods of looking for work. Topics include transition, skills identification, job search tools, resumes and cover letters, and the interview process. Jam-packed with great information, this four hour workshop makes every minute count - you'll be glad you came! By appointment only. Click here to find and contact the Workforce Center Workshop nearest you!
Resume Writing Workshop: If you're looking for a get down, nitty-gritty resume writing session, this is then maybe a workshop is for you! Resume strategies, formats, dos and don'ts, and samples are featured. Learn how to write simple yet effective cover letters. Creative Job Search is a recommended prerequisite. By appointment only. Click here to find and contact the Workforce Center Workshop nearest you!
Create an On-Line Resume in MN's Job Bank: You've heard about Minnesota's Job Bank and know it's a great way for jobseekers and employers to get together. Market yourself to employers by entering a complete resume in the MJB resume builder. Bring your resume/employment information with you - you'll be seated at a computer and we'll show you how to navigate the site, enter your information, and manage your account. If you need help developing resume content, Creative Job Search is then a recommended prerequisite. By appointment only. Click here to find and contact the Workforce Center Workshop nearest you!
Interview Workshop: Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your major strengths? What are your major weaknesses? Why should I hire you? Do these common interview questions frazzle you? Check out our Interview Workshop for great tips on handling yourself during an interview. Learn what important steps should be taken before and after an interview. Creative Job Search is a recommended prerequisite. By appointment only. Click here to find and contact the Workforce Center Workshop nearest you!
OTHERS: Or click here to learn about local Minnesota WFC workshops on: Career Connections, Money Management, Employment Bound, or Introduction to Computers.
UMD Center for Economic Development Workshops - Receive quality training that will help you operate your business more efficiently, start a business, or advance your career.
Led by UMD Center for Economic Development staff and regional experts, the Professional Development Program includes many options:
SOAR Career Solutions Seminars and Workshops
Provides affordable, holistic, and creative career and business planning services to job seekers and career changers. We utilize a personalized team approach, focusing on the customers' life passions, core values, and talents so they can identify, obtain, and keep their ideal job or start their own business.
Register to attend one of our weekly "Information Sessions" held at SOAR.