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Network Alliance

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The Goal of Network Alliance:

To provide timely and relevant resources for individuals seeking employment through a series of workshops:

  • Job Search Assistance—Help participants identify their employable skills and develop a résumé suited to their career goals. Provide cover letter writing overview and interviewing techniques necessary to obtain employment.
  • Job Placement—Help participants identify employment opportunities in the local area through community contacts and other resources. Provide networking opportunities for participants that can lead to employment.

Network Alliance is a collaborative effort between Washington State Community College, The Career Center—Adult and Technical Training, and the Washington-Morgan Community Action programs to provide individuals seeking employment job hunting skills and networking opportunities.

Network Alliance Spring Workshops

 

Where to look for jobs

Tuesday, January 28 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Washington State Community College Campus CB&T Room 104 

Finding work can be stressful, but it's a lot easier when you know where to look! The key is to look in multiple places. During this workshop, we'll show you websites to help you in this process and share important information about the labor market.

 
 

Résumés 101

Tuesday, February 11 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Washington State Community College Campus CB&T Room 104

If you're looking for work, you must have a résumé! Whether your résumé just needs updated, or you've never made one before, this workshop will help you learn how to market yourself and your previous work experiences. You can't get a job interview without a good résumé - learn how to make your résumé stand out among the competition!

 
 

Cover Letters 101

Tuesday, February 25 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Washington State Community College Campus CB&T Room 104

A cover letter is a personal letter that you send with your résumé to the hiring manager explaining why you are the best candidate for the advertised position. It will be the first thing that they read about you, therefore its important to make a good impression! We'll show you how during this informative workshop.

 
 

Networking Opportunities: Temporary Employment Agencies and Job Fairs

Tuesday, March 11 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Washington State Community College Campus CB&T Room 104

Networking is essential when job searching. Learn how temporary employment agencies can assist you in looking for work and why it's important to attend job fairs.

 
 

Job Interviewing 101

Tuesday, March 25 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Washington State Community College Campus CB&T Room 104

Don't wait until the real thing! Test your interviewing abilities now in a "Mock Interview" setting. You will receive immediate feedback on ways you can improve your interviewing skills. The key to a good interview is practice, practice. Let us help! Be sure to bring your résumé!

 
Looking for ways to improve your résumé?
Complete all the Network Alliance workshops, and we will issue you a "Certificate of Professional Development."

Registration

The cost to attend Network Alliance Workshops is FREE! Register with any of the contacts below.

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For more information contact:

Nicole Kuhn
Assistant Director of Admissions
Washington State Community College
740.374.8716 ext. 1880
nkuhn@wscc.edu

David Scheimann
Coordinator of The Center for Student Success
Washington State Community College
740.568.1913 ext. 2508
dscheimann@wscc.edu

Wendy Ketelsen
Sr. Employment & Training Specialist
Washington-Morgan Community Action
740.373.3745 ext. 314
wketelsen@wmcap.org
www.wmcap.org

Marty Clark
Agribusiness & Career Placement
The Career Center-Adult Technical Training
740.373.6283 ext. 360
mclark@thecareercenter.net
www.mycareerschool.com

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