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EN LÍNEA Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo (en todo el estado)

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Susana Hesser-Galaz. Contact Email: shesser-galaz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 5, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Paul Caseley. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: pcaseley@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 5, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Resume en Espaňol I (Resume Reboot I Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo exitosos, se toman el tiempo para aprender lo que los empleadores desean para transmitir quien es usted, lo que usted sabe, y lo que usted tiene para ofrecer. Aprenda el formato de resume y carta de presentación que muestra mejor sus cualidades, sus conocimientos y sus habilidades para atraer a los empleadores y llevar a más entrevistas. Se incluye la clase de Computación Básica para manejar la computadora, como crear un correo electrónico y como enviar su Resume/Curriculum Vitae a los empleadores Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 o escribir al correo electronico: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416 3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ray Keevy & Michell Wood. Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, June 8, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 6 - Skagit Co.

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it! Learn how to multitask and stay motivated. , Explore your personal leadership and organization skills. , Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected. , Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make. , Develop a solid vision for a professional future. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 8, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, June 11, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit www.worksourcewa.com.

CANCELED - *Online* Job Club

Begin your week in a supportive environment with a group of motivated Job Seekers. You will talk about what has worked and what hasn’t worked in your search for work.   Support and involvement are major components to remaining encouraged and active to land the right job.   Monthly, employers or community agencies may also be scheduled to come in and share information from an employer’s standpoint. NOTE: Workshop duration may vary based on attendance. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this.… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 8, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Diana McKnight & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 8, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416 3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 8, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michele Brown & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: mdbrown@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Técnicas para Entrevistas (en todo el estado)

Usted podría tener el mejor resume pero si no actúa bien en una entrevista, no importará. El poder controlar una entrevista de trabajo es una necesidad para cualquier buscador de empleo. Es imperativo el saber qué buscan los empleadores y estar preparado para la entrevista. En este taller aprenderá técnicas de entrevista y tendrá la oportunidad de practicar las preguntas más frecuentes,  y algunas veces difíciles, pero en un ambiente de apoyo mutuo y realístico. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Jose Delgado. Contact Email: jdelgado@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

EN LÍNEA Perfeccionamiento de Solicitudes (en todo el estado)

Una parte importante de cualquier búsqueda de trabajo es de comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para cumplir con los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar, escribir, y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que conseguirá la atención de empleadores. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Rick Valdez. Contact Email: rvaldez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michell Wood & Diana McKnight. Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia (en todo el estado)

Quienes han tiene éxito con su búsqueda de trabajo se ha tomado el tiempo para saber qué buscan los  empleadores. Aprenderá como dos de las cuatro partes principales de la comunicación relacionada con la búsqueda de trabajo le dice al empleador quien es usted, lo que sabe y lo que ofrece. Aprenderá cual formato es mejor para su résumé y carta de presentación para que enfatizar sus destrezas y habilidades en un orden que atraiga a los empleadores y lo conduzcan a tener más entrevistas. El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Brenda Morales. Contact Email: bmorales@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: AQUI. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

*Online* Personal Budgeting - Skagit, Whatcom, Whidbey

Gain valuable skills:  Set goals and make a plan for your money , Learn about how to build and track a budget , Discuss methods to increase savings, not stress. Room: Virtual. Contact Name: Ryan Davis. Contact Phone: 360-391-8341. Contact Email: RyanD@communityactionskagit.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through Zoom. Before signing up, please check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: PC: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-requirements-for-Windows-macOS-and-Linux , Mobile: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201179966-System-requirements-for-iOS-iPadOS-and-Android , , Video conferencing will take use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Habilidades y Capacidades (en todo el estado)

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un sitio de trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demonstrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá sobre como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un “comercial” personal. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Leticia Valle. Contact Email: lvalle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

EN LÍNEA Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo (en todo el estado)

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Susana Hesser-Galaz. Contact Email: shesser-galaz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 12, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Paul Caseley. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: pcaseley@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 12, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Descubriendo Las Habilidades (Skills Discovery Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo se enfrentan continuamente con cambios y opciones. Aprenda a identificar, demostrar y preparar su presentación, con confianza de sus habilidades y cualidades personales de manera que sean significativas para los empleadores. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 12, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Roberta Kowald & Michell Wood. Contact Phone: rkowald@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 12, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, June 15, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 1 - Skagit Co.

Module 1: Work Concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want. , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story. , Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, June 18, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit www.worksourcewa.com.

CANCELED - *Online* Job Club

Begin your week in a supportive environment with a group of motivated Job Seekers. You will talk about what has worked and what hasn’t worked in your search for work.   Support and involvement are major components to remaining encouraged and active to land the right job.   Monthly, employers or community agencies may also be scheduled to come in and share information from an employer’s standpoint. NOTE: Workshop duration may vary based on attendance. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this.… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 15, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Diana McKnight & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 15, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michele Brown & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: mdbrown@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Técnicas para Entrevistas (en todo el estado)

Usted podría tener el mejor resume pero si no actúa bien en una entrevista, no importará. El poder controlar una entrevista de trabajo es una necesidad para cualquier buscador de empleo. Es imperativo el saber qué buscan los empleadores y estar preparado para la entrevista. En este taller aprenderá técnicas de entrevista y tendrá la oportunidad de practicar las preguntas más frecuentes,  y algunas veces difíciles, pero en un ambiente de apoyo mutuo y realístico. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Jose Delgado. Contact Email: jdelgado@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 9:30 PM – Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 12:00 AM.

EN LÍNEA Perfeccionamiento de Solicitudes (en todo el estado)

Una parte importante de cualquier búsqueda de trabajo es de comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para cumplir con los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar, escribir, y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que conseguirá la atención de empleadores. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Rick Valdez. Contact Email: rvaldez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

CANCELED - WorkSource Wednesday - Job Fair

This event showcases local employers and career pathways available for interested jobseekers. Attendees should use this opportunity to network with employers, learn about occupations, internships and employment. Participants should dress professionally, bring multiple copies of your resume, and be prepared to discuss your education, experience, and career goals. Este evento muestra a los empleadores locales y las posiciones disponibles para los solicitantes de empleo interesados. Los asistentes tendrían ésta oportunidad para relacionarse con los empleadores, aprender sobre ocupaciones, entrenamientos y empleos. Los participantes deben vestir profesionalmente, traer copias múltiples de su Curriculum Vitae, y estar preparados para ofrecer información sobre su educación, experiencia y metas sobre su carrera profesional. Employers on site: Empleadores en el sitio: Click here for flyer Go to www.WorkSourceWA.com for job postings for each employer. Contact Name: Angella. Contact Phone: 360-416-3525. Contact Email: rahenry@esd.wa.gov. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michell Wood & Diana McKnight. Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

CANCELED - Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

EN LÍNEA Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia (en todo el estado)

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Marco Roman. Contact Email: mroman@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: AQUI. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

CANCELED - Interview Ready

Being able to handle an employment interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - *Online* Personal Budgeting - Skagit Whatcom, Whidbey

Gain valuable skills:  Set goals and make a plan for your money , Learn about how to build and track a budget , Discuss methods to increase savings, not stress Click here for flyer. Room: Room 100. Contact Name: April Clark. Contact Phone: 360-416-3508. Contact Email: rahenry@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: First Come First Served. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

EN LÍNEA Habilidades y Capacidades (en todo el estado)

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un sitio de trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demonstrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá sobre como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un “comercial” personal. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Leticia Valle. Contact Email: lvalle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 18, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

EN LÍNEA Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo (en todo el estado)

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Susana Hesser-Galaz. Contact Email: shesser-galaz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 19, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Paul Caseley. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: pcaseley@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 19, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Preparación para la Entrevista de Trabajo (Interview Ready Spanish)

Preparación para la entrevista de trabajo! Ser capaz de manejar una entrevista de empleo es una necesidad para cualquier persona que busca trabajo. Aprenda valiosos consejos para la entrevista y tenga la oportunidad de practicar respuestas a preguntas frecuentes y, a veces difíciles, en un entorno realista y de apoyo. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, June 19, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Roberta Kowald & Michell Wood. Contact Phone: rkowald@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 19, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, June 22, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 2 - Skagit Co.

Module 2: Health and Well-Being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity. , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills. , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills. , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 22, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, June 25, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit www.worksourcewa.com.

CANCELED - *Online* Job Club

Begin your week in a supportive environment with a group of motivated Job Seekers. You will talk about what has worked and what hasn’t worked in your search for work.   Support and involvement are major components to remaining encouraged and active to land the right job.   Monthly, employers or community agencies may also be scheduled to come in and share information from an employer’s standpoint. NOTE: Workshop duration may vary based on attendance. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this.… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 22, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Diana McKnight & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 22, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michele Brown & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: mdbrown@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

EN LÍNEA Técnicas para Entrevistas (en todo el estado)

Usted podría tener el mejor resume pero si no actúa bien en una entrevista, no importará. El poder controlar una entrevista de trabajo es una necesidad para cualquier buscador de empleo. Es imperativo el saber qué buscan los empleadores y estar preparado para la entrevista. En este taller aprenderá técnicas de entrevista y tendrá la oportunidad de practicar las preguntas más frecuentes,  y algunas veces difíciles, pero en un ambiente de apoyo mutuo y realístico. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Jose Delgado. Contact Email: jdelgado@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Tony Parks. Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov. Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Perfeccionamiento de Solicitudes (en todo el estado)

Una parte importante de cualquier búsqueda de trabajo es de comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para cumplir con los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar, escribir, y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que conseguirá la atención de empleadores. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Rick Valdez. Contact Email: rvaldez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Résumé and Cover Letter

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews! Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ray Keevy & Paul Caseley. Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: pcaseley@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Interviewing Techniques

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Michell Wood & Diana McKnight. Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

EN LÍNEA Currículum Vítae y Correspondencia (en todo el estado)

Quienes han tiene éxito con su búsqueda de trabajo se ha tomado el tiempo para saber qué buscan los  empleadores. Aprenderá como dos de las cuatro partes principales de la comunicación relacionada con la búsqueda de trabajo le dice al empleador quien es usted, lo que sabe y lo que ofrece. Aprenderá cual formato es mejor para su résumé y carta de presentación para que enfatizar sus destrezas y habilidades en un orden que atraiga a los empleadores y lo conduzcan a tener más entrevistas. El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Marco Roman. Contact Email: mroman@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: AQUI. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 25, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

CANCELED - Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 25, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

EN LÍNEA Habilidades y Capacidades (en todo el estado)

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un sitio de trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demonstrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá sobre como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un “comercial” personal. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Leticia Valle. Contact Email: lvalle@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 25, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Skills and Abilities Analysis

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Tina Wilson. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: tiwilson@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 25, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, June 25, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

EN LÍNEA Estrategias de Búsqueda de Empleo (en todo el estado)

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Susana Hesser-Galaz. Contact Email: shesser-galaz@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio: https://help.webex.com/es-co/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 26, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Job Search Strategies

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Paul Caseley. Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: pcaseley@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 26, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - La Busqueda Inteligente (Search Smart Spanish)

SPANISH Version! La clave del éxito es conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia de búsqueda de empleo específica. Aprenda cuales son los mejores métodos de búsqueda de empleo. Aprenda cómo investigar su mercado laboral, navegar las redes sociales y lograr tener entrevistas informativas.   Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, June 26, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.

STATEWIDE ONLINE WORKSHOP - Perfecting Applications

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé. Room: WebEx. Contact Name: Ray Keevy & Michell Wood. Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov. Contact Email: mwood@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, June 26, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 hour before the online workshop begins.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, June 29, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - *Online* Job Club

Begin your week in a supportive environment with a group of motivated Job Seekers. You will talk about what has worked and what hasn’t worked in your search for work.   Support and involvement are major components to remaining encouraged and active to land the right job.   Monthly, employers or community agencies may also be scheduled to come in and share information from an employer’s standpoint. NOTE: Workshop duration may vary based on attendance. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this.… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 29, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

CANCELED - Interview Ready

Being able to handle an employment interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, June 29, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, June 30, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this. T… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 2, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Resume en Espaňol I (Resume Reboot I Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo exitosos, se toman el tiempo para aprender lo que los empleadores desean para transmitir quien es usted, lo que usted sabe, y lo que usted tiene para ofrecer. Aprenda el formato de resume y carta de presentación que muestra mejor sus cualidades, sus conocimientos y sus habilidades para atraer a los empleadores y llevar a más entrevistas. Se incluye la clase de Computación Básica para manejar la computadora, como crear un correo electrónico y como enviar su Resume/Curriculum Vitae a los empleadores Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 o escribir al correo electronico: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416 3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 3, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 6, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 3- Skagit Co.

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style , Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills , Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control , Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 6, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, July 9, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

CANCELED - Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 6, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 9, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Descubriendo Las Habilidades (Skills Discovery Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo se enfrentan continuamente con cambios y opciones. Aprenda a identificar, demostrar y preparar su presentación, con confianza de sus habilidades y cualidades personales de manera que sean significativas para los empleadores. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, July 10, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt. Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 13, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 4 - Skagit Co.

Module 4: Personal Strength Builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 13, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, July 16, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

Interview Ready

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 13, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

WorkSource Wednesday - Job Fair

This event showcases local employers and career pathways available for interested jobseekers. Attendees should use this opportunity to network with employers, learn about occupations, internships and employment. Participants should dress professionally, bring multiple copies of your resume, and be prepared to discuss your education, experience, and career goals. Este evento muestra a los empleadores locales y las posiciones disponibles para los solicitantes de empleo interesados. Los asistentes tendrían ésta oportunidad para relacionarse con los empleadores, aprender sobre ocupaciones, entrenamientos y empleos. Los participantes deben vestir profesionalmente, traer copias múltiples de su Curriculum Vitae, y estar preparados para ofrecer información sobre su educación, experiencia y metas sobre su carrera profesional. Employers on site: Empleadores en el sitio: Click here for flyer Go to www.WorkSourceWA.com for job postings for each employer. Contact Name: Angella. Contact Phone: 360-416-3525. Contact Email: rahenry@esd.wa.gov. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 16, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Preparación para la Entrevista de Trabajo (Interview Ready Spanish)

Preparación para la entrevista de trabajo! Ser capaz de manejar una entrevista de empleo es una necesidad para cualquier persona que busca trabajo. Aprenda valiosos consejos para la entrevista y tenga la oportunidad de practicar respuestas a preguntas frecuentes y, a veces difíciles, en un entorno realista y de apoyo. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, July 17, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt. Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 20, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 5 - Skagit Co.

Module 5: Community Engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world! • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 20, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, July 23, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 9:30 PM – Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 12:00 AM.

Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 23, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 23, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

La Busqueda Inteligente (Search Smart Spanish)

SPANISH Version! La clave del éxito es conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia de búsqueda de empleo específica. Aprenda cuales son los mejores métodos de búsqueda de empleo. Aprenda cómo investigar su mercado laboral, navegar las redes sociales y lograr tener entrevistas informativas.   Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, July 24, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, July 27, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

*Online Workshop* Strategies for Success Module 6 - Skagit Co.

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it! • Learn how to multitask and stay motivated • Explore your personal leadership and organization skills • Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected • Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make • Develop a solid vision for a professional future. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, July 27, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, July 30, 2020, 12:00 PM. WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by e-mail at a minimum of 1 hour before the online workshop begins. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Interview Ready

Being able to handle an employment interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 30, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, July 30, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 3, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 3, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this. T… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Resume en Espaňol I (Resume Reboot I Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo exitosos, se toman el tiempo para aprender lo que los empleadores desean para transmitir quien es usted, lo que usted sabe, y lo que usted tiene para ofrecer. Aprenda el formato de resume y carta de presentación que muestra mejor sus cualidades, sus conocimientos y sus habilidades para atraer a los empleadores y llevar a más entrevistas. Se incluye la clase de Computación Básica para manejar la computadora, como crear un correo electrónico y como enviar su Resume/Curriculum Vitae a los empleadores Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 o escribir al correo electronico: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416 3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 10, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Strategies for Success Module 1

Module 1: Work Concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here! Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers, and learning what employers really want. , Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story. , Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects. • If class registrations are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 10, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 13, 2020, 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273. For more info visit www.worksourcewa.com.

Interview Ready

Being able to handle an employment interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 10, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 13, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Descubriendo Las Habilidades (Skills Discovery Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo se enfrentan continuamente con cambios y opciones. Aprenda a identificar, demostrar y preparar su presentación, con confianza de sus habilidades y cualidades personales de manera que sean significativas para los empleadores. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, August 14, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt. Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 17, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Strategies for Success Module 2

Module 2: Health and Well-Being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us! Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity. , Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills. , Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint , Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills. , Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects. • If class registrations are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 17, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 20, 2020, 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273. For more info visit www.worksourcewa.com.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 9:30 PM – Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 12:00 AM.

WorkSource Wednesday - Job Fair

This event showcases local employers and career pathways available for interested jobseekers. Attendees should use this opportunity to network with employers, learn about occupations, internships and employment. Participants should dress professionally, bring multiple copies of your resume, and be prepared to discuss your education, experience, and career goals. Este evento muestra a los empleadores locales y las posiciones disponibles para los solicitantes de empleo interesados. Los asistentes tendrían ésta oportunidad para relacionarse con los empleadores, aprender sobre ocupaciones, entrenamientos y empleos. Los participantes deben vestir profesionalmente, traer copias múltiples de su Curriculum Vitae, y estar preparados para ofrecer información sobre su educación, experiencia y metas sobre su carrera profesional. Employers on site: Empleadores en el sitio: Click here for flyer Go to www.WorkSourceWA.com for job postings for each employer. Contact Name: Angella. Contact Phone: 360-416-3525. Contact Email: rahenry@esd.wa.gov. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Job Corps Information Session

Come learn more about the Job Corps program and see if it is right for you. Job Corps is a residential training program for qualified people aged 16-24. Contact Name: Karen Clapp. Contact Phone: 360-738-9592. Contact Email: clapp.karen@jobcorps.org. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.jobcorps.gov.

Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 20, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Preparación para la Entrevista de Trabajo (Interview Ready Spanish)

Preparación para la entrevista de trabajo! Ser capaz de manejar una entrevista de empleo es una necesidad para cualquier persona que busca trabajo. Aprenda valiosos consejos para la entrevista y tenga la oportunidad de practicar respuestas a preguntas frecuentes y, a veces difíciles, en un entorno realista y de apoyo. Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, August 21, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt. Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 24, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Strategies for Success Module 3

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job! Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style , Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills , Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control , Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects. • If class registrations are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 24, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, August 27, 2020, 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

CANCELED - Search Smart

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Interview Ready

Being able to handle an employment interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 27, 2020, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, August 27, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

La Busqueda Inteligente (Search Smart Spanish)

SPANISH Version! La clave del éxito es conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia de búsqueda de empleo específica. Aprenda cuales son los mejores métodos de búsqueda de empleo. Aprenda cómo investigar su mercado laboral, navegar las redes sociales y lograr tener entrevistas informativas.   Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 or eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: 101. Contact Name: Elizabeth. Contact Phone: 360 416-3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Friday, August 28, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - DSHS Representative

Are you in need of assistance with cash, food, child support, child care, disability determination, transition to employment, and/or other services? See the Department of Social and Health Services representative on-site to assist you in your next steps. Room: Deskside Service. Contact Name: Kylene Rawls. Contact Email: rawlskj@dshs.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. Monday, August 31, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Strategies for Success Module 4

Module 4: Personal Strength Builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)! • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation, and create great time management skills • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility, and adaptability • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors, and become financially literate. Contact Name: Daryl Hamilton-Manier. Contact Phone: 360-416-3544. Contact Email: DHamiltonmanier@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience. Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Some details vary by location, typically: • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects. • If class registrations are… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 31, 2020, 9:00 AM – Thursday, September 3, 2020, 12:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273. For more info visit secure.esd.wa.gov.

Resume Reboot

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want.  Convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know, and what you have to offer. Learn the best way to convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer by determining which resume style and cover letter format best displays your skills, knowledge and abilities in or attract employers.  Leave understanding how applications are read; the differences between a resume and an application. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, August 31, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mt Vernon, WA 98273.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy of targeted job search is the key to success. Learn ways to find the best job search methods. Learn how to research your labor market, develop networks, and conduct informational interviews. Room: 101. Contact Name: Tracy Ollgaard. Contact Phone: 360 416-3575. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELED - Fresh Start

Finding employment with a conviction history can be challenging. This workshop will provide you with information on; how to present your history to an employer; knowing which places might be more difficult to obtain employment; where to find resources to assist you in your job search preparation, and more.  Join us and learn how you can become more competitive in today’s job market. Contact Name: Shelley. Contact Email: sblackburn@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: Go to worksourcewa.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop. In-person job search activity: No. Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

CANCELED - Skills Discovery

Job seekers are continually faced with change and choices. Learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Contact Phone: 360 416-3500. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will take a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable Wi-Fi access that can accommodate this. T… Event Registration: Sign Up Required. In-person job search activity: Yes. Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Career Course

What would it take to help you find your next career or return to work? How would it feel if you had resources to help reach your goals? You’re invited to participate in a Career Course that will provide resources, skill building opportunities, and connections to achieve your career goals. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, September 3, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 East College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Resume en Espaňol I (Resume Reboot I Spanish)

Los solicitantes de empleo exitosos, se toman el tiempo para aprender lo que los empleadores desean para transmitir quien es usted, lo que usted sabe, y lo que usted tiene para ofrecer. Aprenda el formato de resume y carta de presentación que muestra mejor sus cualidades, sus conocimientos y sus habilidades para atraer a los empleadores y llevar a más entrevistas. Se incluye la clase de Computación Básica para manejar la computadora, como crear un correo electrónico y como enviar su Resume/Curriculum Vitae a los empleadores Para mayor información, llamar a: Elizabeth Ibáñez at 360.416.3622 o escribir al correo electronico: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Room: Computer Lab. Contact Name: Elizabeth Ibanez. Contact Phone: 360 416 3622. Contact Email: eibanez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: Spanish. Additional Information: Para crear una cuenta antes de atender este taller, visite la página de WorkSourcewa.com. In-person job search activity: Yes. Friday, September 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WorkSource Skagit 2005 E College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.