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

Calendar

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Aug
10
Wed
Interviewing Workshop
Aug 10 @ 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.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Inspired Workshop
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Inspired:   This workshop will “inspire” you to see the world from a new perspective.  You will discuss a variety of topics ranging from current events happening in the world or your community, choosing your attitude, how to zero in on your goals, tips on managing stress and trauma, and more.  Since topics will vary each session and attendees are encouraged to share the own ideas, every Inspired workshop is unique.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Aug
11
Thu
Social Media Workshop
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Social Media:   If you are active on social media and you are job searching this workshop is for you.  You need to understand how social media can and may impact you and your job search.  Learn the importance of creating your own image before one is created for you.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

STARS Saginaw Transit Authority Regional Services Job Fair @ Saginaw Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Service Center
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

STARS employees pride themselves on helping their community by providing safe, reliable public transportation. STARS offers competitive wages, an outstanding benefits package and the personal satisfaction in performing a job that provides a valuable service to Saginaw and surrounding area residents.

For candidates unable to attend the event, submit resumes and direct inquiries to Annie Carson, HR Generalist; email: acarson@saginaw-stars.com or fax: 989.753.7470.

Virtual Interviewing Workshop
Aug 11 @ 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.)

Aug
12
Fri
Resume Writing Workshop
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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.)

Aug
15
Mon
Job Search / Networking Workshop
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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.)

Workplace Communication Workshop
Aug 15 @ 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.)

Aug
16
Tue
Customer Service Workshop
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Customer Service:  Competition is tough. Customers are more demanding than ever before and employers need workers who can meet those demands.  This customer service workshop will discuss the techniques you need to adapt to the demands of the customer such as quality service, having a positive attitude, and improving loyalty.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Moving Forward Workshop
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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.)