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Career Kickstart

2021-04-26 18:00:00 2021-04-26 20:00:00 America/New_York Career Kickstart Learn the key skills necessary to achieve employment in the public workforce. In a four-part series, participants will have the opportunity to learn about basic computer and job searching skills, resume writing, interview etiquette, and online resources which are available to assist with the job search. Virtual Branch

Monday, April 26
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-04-26 18:00:00 2021-04-26 20:00:00 America/New_York Career Kickstart Learn the key skills necessary to achieve employment in the public workforce. In a four-part series, participants will have the opportunity to learn about basic computer and job searching skills, resume writing, interview etiquette, and online resources which are available to assist with the job search. Virtual Branch

Virtual Branch

PGCMLS Virtual Events

Learn the key skills necessary to achieve employment in the public workforce. In a four-part series, participants will have the opportunity to learn about basic computer and job searching skills, resume writing, interview etiquette, and online resources which are available to assist with the job search.

Registration is required. Sessions can be attended individually.


April 5 - Discovery and Job Search

April 12 - Soft Skills that Sell

April 19 - Resumes that Represent

Aril 26 - Interviews that Impress

Discovery and Job Search
Attendees will learn how to:

  • Use career exploration tools to guide career decisions
  • Develop strategies to make their job search effective and successful
  • Create a job search strategy plan

 

Soft Skills That Sell

Attendees will learn how to:

  • Identify core soft skills important to employers
  • Learn strategies to improve soft skills
  • Learn to highlight soft skills during the job search process

 

Resumes That Represent

Attendees will learn how to:

  • Represent their competence, skills, and experience within a resume
  • Apply three basic principles to resume writing: concise writing; clean formatting; and communicating competence
  • How to create an impacting marketing tool

 

Interviews that Impress

Attendees will learn how to:

  • Review strategies to optimize your interview preparation.
  • Learn the "do and don't" strategies to apply before, during, and after any interview
  • Learn to use simple strategies for complex interview questions
  • Discuss the importance that connection plays in interviewing

Virtual Branch


Hours
About the branch

Upcoming events

Thu, May 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Canceled
Thu, May 06, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual

Thu, May 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Thu, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual

Mon, May 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Mon, May 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual

Mon, May 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - West Area Virtual Events

Tue, May 11, 7:00am - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - Laurel Virtual Events

Tue, May 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Oxon Hill

Tue, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Tue, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Branch - North Area Virtual Events

Tue, May 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Tue, May 11, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Virtual

Tue, May 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Wed, May 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Administrative Offices

Wed, May 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - North Area Virtual Events

Wed, May 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, May 13, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual

Thu, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Thu, May 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Administrative Offices

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual

Mon, May 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Mon, May 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Oxon Hill

Tue, May 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - Laurel Virtual Events

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Branch - North Area Virtual Events

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Wed, May 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, May 20, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual

Thu, May 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Thu, May 20, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual

Thu, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Fri, May 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Fri, May 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual

Sun, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event

Mon, May 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Mon, May 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual

Mon, May 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Tue, May 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Oxon Hill

Tue, May 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
virtual

Tue, May 25, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Virtual

Tue, May 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - Laurel Virtual Events

Wed, May 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual

Wed, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual

Wed, May 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Wed, May 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Thu, May 27, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual

Thu, May 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events

Thu, May 27, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Branch - West Area Virtual Events

Fri, May 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual

Tue, Jun 01, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Virtual

Tue, Jun 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event

Wed, Jun 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual

Thu, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual

Thu, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Branch - PGCMLS Virtual Events