Sep
17
9:00 AM09:00

Resume 2.0*

This workshop will focus on presenting the components of a resume; complete with examples of each part. Additionally, we will discuss the different types of resumes, keywords, nouns & action verbs, formatting your resume, targeted resumes/job search, and cover letters. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
17
11:30 AM11:30

Business Communications*

This workshop will focus on effectively expressing information and good listening practices to receive information. Additional focus on business communication skills will highlight expanding the definition of “customer”; non-verbal communications; exploring techniques to minimize conflict during communications; and applying these techniques to resolve on the job situations. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
17
1:30 PM13:30

Master the Interview*

This workshop will focus on preparing for the interview, the day of the interview, post-interview, answering difficult questions, and the interview check list. Additionally, the “6 P’s of interviewing” will be presented. It will also address the importance of questions to ask and not ask, body language, attire and punctuality. *Pre-Requisite: PA CareerLink orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
17
1:30 PM13:30

Resume Lab*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Will briefly cover different types and styles of resumes, developing a internet friendly resume, and will some time making changes to yours. *Pre-requisite: Orientation/Registration attendance is required.

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Sep
18
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

Every Tuesday, our Allegheny East location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you!  During your visit you will receive assistance with building your basic online PA CareerLink® resume, a must have for today's job seeker. You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced Career Advisors who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

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Sep
19
11:30 AM11:30

Level Up Your Job Search

This workshop will focus on 10 strategies including job applications, cold calls, networking, elevator speech, finding the right job, internet job search & more. It will present ways to build your work value and demand, re-energize your job search, and be prepared to conduct an effective job search. 

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Sep
19
12:00 PM12:00

LinkedIn I

Learn how LinkedIn® can expand your job seeking capabilities. Learn how to create your account and keep up with what’s happening in the job search world. You will need basic keyboard and computer skills, including how to use the Internet.  Please register in advance.

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Sep
20
9:30 AM09:30

Resume/Interview workshop

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop will relate current information and trends in resumes and interviews followed by time with staff to answer questions and briefly review resumes.   Workshop involves two short videos (20 minutes each) followed by the staff Q&A session.

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Sep
20
10:00 AM10:00

Resume Workshop

This workshop features the most current method of preparing resumes to submit to employers. Though we do not create resumes in this  workshop, participants will walk away with the information necessary to  create effective resumes throughout their job search.  Please register in advance.

 

 

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Sep
20
1:00 PM13:00

Computer Basics II

This 4-week class will cover Microsoft Word and Excel Basics, Storage Management and Windows 10.  Learn how to load and save documents, highlight text, copy and paste, type formulas, organize data and more!  Please note:  This is the second class in this series.

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Sep
23
9:00 AM09:00

WIOA Orientation

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Monday, our Downtown Pittsburgh location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2:30PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you including the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).  You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced PA CareerLink Staff who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

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Sep
23
11:15 AM11:15

Resume/Interview workshop

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop will relate current information and trends in resumes and interviews followed by time with staff to answer questions and briefly review resumes.   Workshop involves two short videos (20 minutes each) followed by the staff Q&A session.

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Sep
23
2:00 PM14:00

Demystifying Job Applications

This workshop will focus on the do’s and don’t of filling out paper and online applications. Instruction on and completion of a master applications. Instruction on and completing of master application and ways to ensure inclusion of adaptive and transferrable skill on the application will also be a part of the discussion.

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Sep
24
9:00 AM09:00

Resume 2.0*

This workshop will focus on presenting the components of a resume; complete with examples of each part. Additionally, we will discuss the different types of resumes, keywords, nouns & action verbs, formatting your resume, targeted resumes/job search, and cover letters. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
24
11:00 AM11:00

Expunging a Criminal Record

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A criminal record could be barring you from gaining employment. Come learn about the expungement process for non-convictions that are appearing on your criminal record and the pardon process for convictions that may also be appearing on your criminal record.

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Sep
24
11:15 AM11:15

Resume/Interview workshop

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop will relate current information and trends in resumes and interviews followed by time with staff to answer questions and briefly review resumes.   Workshop involves two short videos (20 minutes each) followed by the staff Q&A session.

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Sep
24
11:30 AM11:30

Business Communications*

This workshop will focus on effectively expressing information and good listening practices to receive information. Additional focus on business communication skills will highlight expanding the definition of “customer”; non-verbal communications; exploring techniques to minimize conflict during communications; and applying these techniques to resolve on the job situations. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
24
1:30 PM13:30

Master the Interview*

This workshop will focus on preparing for the interview, the day of the interview, post-interview, answering difficult questions, and the interview check list. Additionally, the “6 P’s of interviewing” will be presented. It will also address the importance of questions to ask and not ask, body language, attire and punctuality. *Pre-Requisite: PA CareerLink orientation attendance is required.

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Sep
24
1:30 PM13:30

Resume Lab*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Will briefly cover different types and styles of resumes, developing a internet friendly resume, and will some time making changes to yours. *Pre-requisite: Orientation/Registration attendance is required.

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Sep
25
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

Every Tuesday, our Allegheny East location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you!  During your visit you will receive assistance with building your basic online PA CareerLink® resume, a must have for today's job seeker. You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced Career Advisors who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

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Sep
25
1:30 PM13:30

Discover your Skills*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discover Your Skills will cover 3 types of main skills you use while on the job, identifying your skills, and the Top 10 skills employers will look for in people. *Pre-requisite: Orientation/Registration attendance is required.

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Sep
26
9:15 AM09:15

Online Job Search Tools & Strategies

Maximize online job search using different sites and tools, to include job search strategies such as using different terms and keywords.  Websites visited include:  Pa CareerLink, Indeed and more!  You must be registered in www.pacareerlink.pa.gov (bring your login info) and have basic computer skills (Mouse, keyboard, internet browsing) to participate. Please register online or by calling 412-436-2225.

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Sep
26
10:15 AM10:15

Transferable Skills

  • PA CareerLink Allegheny East (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discover how your transferable skills can help qualify you for new employment opportunities! Use online tools to help identify those skills and use them in your resumes. Register online or by calling 412-436-2225 to reserve a seat. Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in.

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Sep
26
11:15 AM11:15

Networking for a Successful Job Search

  • PA CareerLink Allegheny East (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn the basics of job search networking: Why, Who & How! Plan your networking strategy, tips to prepare your "elevator speech," find potential employers & professional groups and more...!  Basic computer skills (Mouse, keyboard, internet browsing) are helpful to fully participate in the practical exercises. Learn how to document your Networking activities in PA CareerLink® if you are registered (bring your login info.)  Please register in advance. Workshop starts at 11:15AM:  please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in and be seated.

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Sep
26
11:30 AM11:30

Level Up Your Job Search

This workshop will focus on 10 strategies including job applications, cold calls, networking, elevator speech, finding the right job, internet job search & more. It will present ways to build your work value and demand, re-energize your job search, and be prepared to conduct an effective job search. 

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Sep
27
9:00 AM09:00

Re-Entry Workshop

This workshop will focus on job search techniques for ex-offenders. Topics will include finding out how your cases were disposed, getting your rap sheet, expungements, pardons, explaining time spent, resume creation, interviewing, incarceration speech, ex-offender friendly and non-friendly occupations.

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Sep
27
1:00 PM13:00

Computer Basics II

This 4-week class will cover Microsoft Word and Excel Basics, Storage Management and Windows 10.  Learn how to load and save documents, highlight text, copy and paste, type formulas, organize data and more! Please note:  This is the third class in this series.

View Event →
Sep
30
9:00 AM09:00

WIOA Orientation

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Monday, our Downtown Pittsburgh location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2:30PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you including the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).  You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced PA CareerLink Staff who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

View Event →
Sep
30
2:00 PM14:00

Demystifying Job Applications

This workshop will focus on the do’s and don’t of filling out paper and online applications. Instruction on and completion of a master applications. Instruction on and completing of master application and ways to ensure inclusion of adaptive and transferrable skill on the application will also be a part of the discussion.

View Event →
Oct
4
1:00 PM13:00

Computer Basics II

This 4-week class will cover Microsoft Word and Excel Basics, Storage Management and Windows 10.  Learn how to load and save documents, highlight text, copy and paste, type formulas, organize data and more! Please note:  This is the last class in this series.

View Event →

Sep
16
2:00 PM14:00

Demystifying Job Applications

This workshop will focus on the do’s and don’t of filling out paper and online applications. Instruction on and completion of a master applications. Instruction on and completing of master application and ways to ensure inclusion of adaptive and transferrable skill on the application will also be a part of the discussion.

View Event →
Sep
16
9:00 AM09:00

WIOA Orientation

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Monday, our Downtown Pittsburgh location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2:30PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you including the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).  You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced PA CareerLink Staff who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

View Event →
Sep
13
9:30 AM09:30

Resume/Interview workshop

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop will relate current information and trends in resumes and interviews followed by time with staff to answer questions and briefly review resumes.   Workshop involves two short videos (20 minutes each) followed by the staff Q&A session.

View Event →
Sep
13
9:00 AM09:00

Re-Entry Workshop

This workshop will focus on job search techniques for ex-offenders. Topics will include finding out how your cases were disposed, getting your rap sheet, expungements, pardons, explaining time spent, resume creation, interviewing, incarceration speech, ex-offender friendly and non-friendly occupations.

View Event →
Sep
12
11:30 AM11:30

Level Up Your Job Search

This workshop will focus on 10 strategies including job applications, cold calls, networking, elevator speech, finding the right job, internet job search & more. It will present ways to build your work value and demand, re-energize your job search, and be prepared to conduct an effective job search. 

View Event →
Sep
12
11:15 AM11:15

Networking for a Successful Job Search

  • PA CareerLink Allegheny East (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn the basics of job search networking: Why, Who & How! Plan your networking strategy, tips to prepare your "elevator speech," find potential employers & professional groups and more...!  Basic computer skills (Mouse, keyboard, internet browsing) are helpful to fully participate in the practical exercises. Learn how to document your Networking activities in PA CareerLink® if you are registered (bring your login info.)  Please register in advance. Workshop starts at 11:15AM:  please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in and be seated.

View Event →
Sep
12
10:15 AM10:15

Transferable Skills

  • PA CareerLink Allegheny East (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discover how your transferable skills can help qualify you for new employment opportunities! Use online tools to help identify those skills and use them in your resumes. Register online or by calling 412-436-2225 to reserve a seat. Please arrive 10 minutes early to sign in.

View Event →
Sep
12
9:15 AM09:15

Online Job Search Tools & Strategies

Maximize online job search using different sites and tools, to include job search strategies such as using different terms and keywords.  Websites visited include:  Pa CareerLink, Indeed and more!  You must be registered in www.pacareerlink.pa.gov (bring your login info) and have basic computer skills (Mouse, keyboard, internet browsing) to participate. Please register online or by calling 412-436-2225.

View Event →
Sep
11
1:30 PM13:30

Discover your Skills*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discover Your Skills will cover 3 types of main skills you use while on the job, identifying your skills, and the Top 10 skills employers will look for in people. *Pre-requisite: Orientation/Registration attendance is required.

View Event →
Sep
11
9:00 AM09:00

PA CareerLink Orientation

Every Tuesday, our Allegheny East location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you!  During your visit you will receive assistance with building your basic online PA CareerLink® resume, a must have for today's job seeker. You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced Career Advisors who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

View Event →
Sep
10
1:30 PM13:30

Resume Lab*

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Will briefly cover different types and styles of resumes, developing a internet friendly resume, and will some time making changes to yours. *Pre-requisite: Orientation/Registration attendance is required.

View Event →
Sep
10
1:30 PM13:30

Master the Interview*

This workshop will focus on preparing for the interview, the day of the interview, post-interview, answering difficult questions, and the interview check list. Additionally, the “6 P’s of interviewing” will be presented. It will also address the importance of questions to ask and not ask, body language, attire and punctuality. *Pre-Requisite: PA CareerLink orientation attendance is required.

View Event →
Sep
10
11:30 AM11:30

Business Communications*

This workshop will focus on effectively expressing information and good listening practices to receive information. Additional focus on business communication skills will highlight expanding the definition of “customer”; non-verbal communications; exploring techniques to minimize conflict during communications; and applying these techniques to resolve on the job situations. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

View Event →
Sep
10
9:00 AM09:00

Resume 2.0*

This workshop will focus on presenting the components of a resume; complete with examples of each part. Additionally, we will discuss the different types of resumes, keywords, nouns & action verbs, formatting your resume, targeted resumes/job search, and cover letters. *Pre-requisite: PA CareerLink Orientation attendance is required.

View Event →
Sep
9
2:00 PM14:00

Demystifying Job Applications

This workshop will focus on the do’s and don’t of filling out paper and online applications. Instruction on and completion of a master applications. Instruction on and completing of master application and ways to ensure inclusion of adaptive and transferrable skill on the application will also be a part of the discussion.

View Event →
Sep
9
9:00 AM09:00

WIOA Orientation

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Monday, our Downtown Pittsburgh location offers an overview of all of our services. Come in anytime between 9AM  to 2:30PM, and learn about all the services PA CareerLink® has to offer you including the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).  You will also meet one-on-one with one of our experienced PA CareerLink Staff who will discuss your needs and connect you to the right service to get the job that's right for you.

What to bring:

  • State issued photo ID or drivers license

  • Social Security Card

  • Copy of your Resume (Electronic Word Document)

View Event →
Sep
6
9:30 AM09:30

Resume/Interview workshop

  • PA CareerLink Downtown Pittsburgh (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop will relate current information and trends in resumes and interviews followed by time with staff to answer questions and briefly review resumes.   Workshop involves two short videos (20 minutes each) followed by the staff Q&A session.

View Event →
Sep
5
11:30 AM11:30

Level Up Your Job Search

This workshop will focus on 10 strategies including job applications, cold calls, networking, elevator speech, finding the right job, internet job search & more. It will present ways to build your work value and demand, re-energize your job search, and be prepared to conduct an effective job search. 

View Event →