7 Upcoming Workshops for Job Seekers

Looking for a new job? Check out these upcoming fall workshops at the library!

Job Search in the 21st Century

Learn how to focus your job search plan to have a greater chance of finding job satisfaction. Attending this program will count as one of the two orientation sessions needed to qualify for a People's Resource Center job coach.

Thurs., Sept. 12 10:00-11:30

Adult Programming Room

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Resume vs. the Robots: Beat the Applicant Tracking System (ATS)

Make sure your resume makes it past the ATS and into the hands of a human being! We'll show you how.

Weds., Sept. 18 7:00-8:30

Adult Programming Room

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Illinois Tollway’s ConstructionWorks Information Session

Interested in a rewarding career in the trades? Join us to learn more about ConstructionWorks, Powered by the Illinois Tollway. This innovative program is designed to create a qualified pipeline of diverse men and women ready to enter careers in the heavy highway and related construction industry. There is no cost to the job seeker. Learn more at www.ilvetjobs.com.

Thurs., Sept. 19  1:00-2:30

Adult Programming Room

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Personal Career Consultations

Meet one-on-one with a career search professional who will help you formulate a plan and determine the best course of action to secure the best possible position for you. Consultations also available in Spanish.

Weds., Sept. 25 and Oct. 16 1:00-3:00

S26 (Study Room)

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Cool Tools: Computer-based Job Search Tools

Job seekers will learn and explore tools that help in their job search.

Tues., Oct. 15 7:00-8:30

Adult Programming Room

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How to Master the Phone Interview

Job seekers will learn about the unique challenges of a phone interview and strategies to be successful.

Tues., Oct. 22 10:00-11:30

Adult Programming Room

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More Resources for Job Seekers

Download resume templates, get interview tips from a live coach, take a career assessment, and more with your Addison Public Library Card!  Find our resources here.