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Job Center of Wisconsin Virtual Workshops

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Workshops are presented ONLINE through a webinar. Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate. Registered participants will receive an email before the event with instructions on how to access the workshop. For instructions on logging into WebEx click here: WebEx Attendee Instructions.

Reasonable accommodations requests should be made at least three business days before this training. Please contact Job Center of Wisconsin via email or at 888-258-9966.

Registration is required.

Please register no later than two hours before the workshop start time to ensure you receive instructions for accessing the workshop. Please make a note of the date and time. No confirmation email will be sent to you. You will receive the link to the Virtual Workshop on the day of the scheduled presentation.

At the registration form, please make sure to register your full email address (i.e.: @gmail.com; @yahoo.com, etc.).

A follow up email containing the slides from the workshop/s that you attended and survey link will be available within 3 business days of the completion of the workshop/s that you attended. Please check your emails for a message containing the date and title of the workshop/s that you attended in the subject line.

Upcoming Virtual Workshops


LinkedIn – Next Steps Workshop

LinkedIn has continued to dominate social networks used for recruiting. It is a primary career site and you need to be sure your profile enhances your resume in content and professionalism. You've created your account and profile, but how can you use this as part of your job search? Attendees will learn more about how to use LinkedIn to learn about industry trends, research potential employers, network with others, and share their resumes.

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Are You Ready For Your Interview? Workshop

You’ve submitted your resume, talked to a recruiter, and set up a date for the first interview with a great company. But in the days leading up to the big interview, you’re feeling anxious, jittery, and downright scared. What’s the best way to counter the pressure? Be prepared. In this session, we'll review the purpose of an interview, explain the different types of interviews you could have, planning out your answers and questions to ask, and follow-up after an interview.

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Putting Your Best Foot Forward at a Job Fair Workshop

Job fairs are one of the best options to connect with employers, hiring managers and recruiters. These events allow you to connect with a variety of companies and possibly land your dream job on your career path. To increase your chances of getting hired at job fairs, it's important to take these events seriously. In this session, you'll learn tips to help you prepare for your next job fair and stand out from the competition.

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Interviewing Workshop

This workshop focuses on interview preparation. Participants will be taken through the steps necessary to have a successful interview. In this workshop we will look at things that lead to a successful online interviewing. The workshop will include the opportunity for practice and peer review and professional review if participants want it.

Date: Friday, September 23, 2022
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Professional Networking Strategies and Best Practices Workshop

Get the greatest value out of your networking efforts by attending the Professional Networking workshop. Topics covered include "gist" cards, career portfolios and ways to increase the size of your network!

Date: Friday, September 23, 2022
Time: 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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The Right Fit Workshop

Your job search will be successful when you are hired for the job that is right for you. When you can identify the types of jobs, the kind of workplace, and the rewards of employment that make your work meaningful and satisfying, you have identified the right place to start your job search! Did you know that employee turn-over costs a lot of money, plus can affect a company's reputation? Employers want you to know what is The Right Fit for you, too. Don't apply for jobs that will never be the right fit for you! This workshop provides self-analysis questions and tools to help you identify the right job search goal.

Date: Monday, September 26, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Fundamentals of Job Retention Workshop

The quote: "Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice." When you are hired, the period of time for orientation and probation is when you prove to the employer that hiring you was the right decision. How do you make a great first impression, day after day during the probation period? How do you balance being willing to learn new protocols with confidence in the skills you are bringing to the work? How do you make this job into another stepping stone on your career path? This workshop is all about tips, reminders, and tools to help you stay successful and stay hired!

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Finders Keepers: Successful Onboarding Workshop

Every new job creates a new daily routine, a bunch of new colleagues, and often new challenges to your perspective on the right way to do that job. There may be policies that you forgot to research before you applied for the job, or work routines that you have trouble giving up. Let's identify common misbehaviors that can affect the employer's view of you and your skills. This workshop provides some eye-opening activities that can prepare you for the changes, and some tools for understanding or adapting to the changes.

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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Resume Writing Workshop

During this workshop you will learn how to prepare or revise your resume that will get results for today's job market. We will also discuss different types of resumes and the importance of using keywords.

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Location: Online via WebEx

Attendees will participate via internet access, and the ability to stream video and audio through your computer and/or phone is required to participate.

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