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

Calendar

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Feb
29
Thu
Workplace Communication Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Workplace Communication:  Communication skills are key in all areas of your career.    The focus of this workshop is on developing better listening skills and developing positive verbal & nonverbal communications in the workplace as well as in your job search.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mar
4
Mon
Budgeting Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Budgeting:  Maintaining a budget on a lower income while you job search is challenging.  This workshop gives you helpful tips on how to set up your household budget with a limited income and how to be responsible with your budgeting practices.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

 

Mar
6
Wed
Moving Forward Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 6 @ 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.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mature Worker Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mature Worker:    Looking for a job when you have more than 15 years of work experience is a challenge.  Do they see you as overqualified or too old?  Come learn tips to help overcome concerns regarding years of experience and about competing in today’s job market.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mar
7
Thu
Workplace Communication Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Workplace Communication:  Communication skills are key in all areas of your career.    The focus of this workshop is on developing better listening skills and developing positive verbal & nonverbal communications in the workplace as well as in your job search.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Job Search / Networking Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 7 @ 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.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mar
8
Fri
Resume Writing Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Résumé Workshop:  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.   (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

PMTC & Career Explorer Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 8 @ 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.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mar
11
Mon
Financial Literacy Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Financial Literacy:   The workshop dissects this seemingly complicated topic of Financial Fitness/Literacy into manageable segments.  You will be encouraged to acknowledge limiting beliefs and habits that may impact your finances and urged to allow yourself to reframe behaviors that enrich goal attainment.  Financial Fitness/Literacy is an essential skill that defies being overlooked.  Embracing the resourceful information and techniques embedded within this workshop will provide the tools that can lead to self-sufficiency and the achievement of financial stability.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Mar
12
Tue
Virtual Interviewing Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Virtual Interviewing:   Prepare for the post-pandemic world and be ready to learn how to interview virtually on all types of interviewing platforms and ensure that you interview is impactful.  Make the most of your virtual presence by not only learning the basics of using the equipment, but also finding a way to let your personality shine to stand out and get the job offer.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)