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Serving Bay, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland, & Saginaw Counties

Calendar

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Jul
24
Wed
Interviewing Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Interviewing:  Sign up for this workshop to learn more about behavioral interviewing, how to prepare for the interview, what employers are really asking, and get tips on how to relax and ace the interview.  Also, learn how an organized portfolio will help you during an interview.

 

Goal Setting Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Goal Setting:   Goal setting involves interactive tools for prioritizing goals and achieving them. It’s a job seeker-centered framework for working with everyone to 1. Set goals, 2. Break your goals down into management steps, 3. Develop specific plans to achieve the steps, and 4. Regularly review goal progress. Job seekers will also be able to apply these strategies to achieve future goals and develop critical skills to achieve economic independence.

Jul
25
Thu
Conflict Resolution Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Conflict Resolution:   Join our comprehensive workshop designed to equip professionals with essential skills in conflict resolution, problem-solving, and decision-making. In today’s dynamic workplace, these abilities are crucial for fostering a productive and harmonious environment. This interactive session will explore practical strategies and techniques to effectively navigate conflicts, analyze problems, and make sound decisions to thrive in any professional setting.

Jul
26
Fri
Stress Management Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Stress Management:      Everyone experiences stress in their lives and we all react differently to different types of stress.  The more knowledge, tools, and skills we have for understanding stress, the better we are at keeping it under control.  Sign up today to learn how to control your stress and not let the stress control you.

Financial Literacy; Credit Card Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Financial Literacy; Credit Cards:  The workshop explores the various types of credit cards and how they can be utilized.  Some of the major aspects of credit cards will be examined including rewards, teaser rates, average percentage rates (APR’s), fees, and balance transfers to name a few.  The laws that govern credit card transactions will also be reviewed.  This session is part of a series that focuses on financial wellness.  It was created to provide essential financial awareness that may be overlooked when applying for or managing a credit card(s).

 

Jul
30
Tue
Resume Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Résumé Writing:  The Résumé Workshop offers information on writing an effective résumé.   If you aren’t getting any interviews then it may be your résumé that needs updating.  Come learn how to make the adjustments to get you to the interview and leave with a polished resume.

PMTC & Career Explorer Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

PMTC & Career Explorer:  This workshop explains the features of Pure Michigan Talent Connect (PMTC) and its Career Explorer tool so you can make the most out of your job search and career planning. PMTC is Michigan’s official labor exchange system and is a launch pad for new jobs, careers and talent. Career Explorer is a unique tool within PMTC that provides you with personalized career and education data that is tailored to your individual needs. This workshop will show you how to create an account and navigate our regional employment and training opportunities to discover your career path.

 

Jul
31
Wed
Moving Forward Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Moving Forward: This workshop discusses tips and techniques for obtaining employment when your background may include misdemeanors or felonies.  It includes helpful discussions on addressing tough questions concerning your past, and tips for a successful job search.  We also provide an introduction to Michigan’s Clean Slate expungement program.  Please note that the Clean Slate information is for informational purposes only.  There is no legal follow up after attending this workshop.

Job Search / Networking Workshoop @ Midland Service Center
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Job Search Networking: This workshop will assist you in your job search from preparation and organization to goal setting and networking for job search success.  Networking can be an effective tool to help with your job search. Join us to learn how to increase your comfort level with networking, discover the benefits of using social media to expand your current network, and explore creative ways to incorporate networking into your job search.

Aug
6
Tue
Resume Writing Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Résumé Writing:  The Résumé Workshop offers information on writing an effective résumé.   If you aren’t getting any interviews then it may be your résumé that needs updating.  Come learn how to make the adjustments to get you to the interview and leave with a polished resume.