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

Workshops

Job Search Workshop

This workshop will assist you in your job search from preparation and organization to goal setting and networking for job search success.

Next Workshop

Dec
18
Tue
2:00 pm Job Search Workshop @ Alma Service Center
Job Search Workshop @ Alma Service Center
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Gives you the tools that will aid you in finding a job.

Resume Workshop

The Resume Workshop offers information on writing an effective resume. If you aren’t getting any interviews then it may be your resume that needs updating. Come learn how to make the adjustments to get you to the interview.

Next Workshop

Dec
21
Fri
8:30 am Resume Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Resume Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Dec 21 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 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[...]

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
28
Fri
10:00 am Workplace Communication Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Workplace Communication Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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[...]

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
17
Mon
10:00 am Budgeting Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Budgeting Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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[...]

Out for Good

This workshop discusses tips and techniques for finding employment when your past may include misdemeanors or felonies. Learn helpful information on addressing tough questions about your past, and tips for a successful job search.

Next Workshop

Dec
17
Mon
2:00 pm Out for Good Workshp @ Saginaw Service Center
Out for Good Workshp @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Out for Good:              This workshop discusses tips and techniques for finding employment when your past may include misdemeanors or felonies.  Learn helpful information on addressing tough questions about your past, and tips for a successful[...]

Veterans Workshop

This workshop will help ease the transition from the work you did in the military to jobs in the civilian workforce. We will assist you to identify the skills, experience, credentials, and education that have been obtained while in the military and crosswalk them to civilian opportunities.

Next Workshop

Dec
18
Tue
10:00 am Veteran’s Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Veteran’s Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Veterans Workshop:     This workshop will help ease the transition from the work you did in the military to jobs in the civilian workforce.  We will assist you to identify the skills, experience, credentials, and[...]

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
19
Wed
10:00 am Customer Service Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Customer Service Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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[...]

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
18
Tue
2:00 pm Interviewing Workshop @ Mt. Pleasant Service Center
Interviewing Workshop @ Mt. Pleasant Service Center
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn how to answer those tough interview questions and present yourself effectively.

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
20
Thu
2:00 pm Mature Worker Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Mature Worker Workshop @ Saginaw Service Center
Dec 20 @ 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[...]

Networking

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
19
Wed
2:00 pm Networking Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Networking Workshop @ Bay City Service Center
Dec 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Networking:                 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[...]

Stress Management

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.

Next Workshop

Dec
18
Tue
1:30 pm Stress Management Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Stress Management Workshop @ Midland Service Center
Dec 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
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[...]