What is happiness and what are the tools to acquire it? This workshop reviews information and basic steps to help attendees work on increasing their own.
Basic PC Skills and Windows
Get a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.
CalJOBS: Overview and Resume Builder
CalJOBS is a California online resource to help job seekers.
Looking to change your career?
Creating a Resume and Cover Letter
Need help creating or revamping your resume and cover letter? This workshop will walk you through the important aspects of your resume and cover letter. You will learn how to create a Combination Resume and discover how it can work for you. During the second half of the workshop, you will have time to work on your resume with the instructor's assistance.
How to Work a Job Fair
This workshop will provide you with more effective job seeking techniques that will help you prepare for and utilize job fairs during your job search.
Interviews: From Getting the Call to the Final Handshake
Learn the process you'll move through as you accept a job interview: research the company, formulate answers to interview questions, how to dress, and offer a confident handshake for success.
Introduction to Internet and Gmail
What is the Internet?
Introduction to LinkedIn
Do you have a LinkedIn account?
Introduction to Microsoft Excel
We'll cover Microsoft Excel's basic interface, including the quick access toolbar, the ribbon, creating formulas, formatting cells, and inserting and deleting columns, rows, and cells.
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Get an overview of PowerPoint including navigation of the various features and tools.
Introduction to Microsoft Word
Use Microsoft Word basic tools to create, format, and edit text and graphics. Create a business letter, memorandum, press release, and simple reports.
Introduction to PC/File Management/Internet/Cloud Computing
This workshop provides you with a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.
Job Search Support
This class will focus on whatever job search related topics are most relevant for the class; including creating a powerful resume and cover letter that gain employers' attention, promoting yourself with a skills statement, learning the best ways to find job openings, how to present yourself in interviews, and job retention. The focus of each class depends on the needs of the students, so you're encouraged to repeat the class as needed.
Job Search Using Social Media
Are you using social media like LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter in your job search? This workshop will teach you specific strategies about how to use social media to help you find your next job.
Mistakes Job Seekers Make and How to Avoid Them
Many people make mistakes as they are hunting for a job.
You have created an impressive resume and cover letter, attended the interview workshop, and now it’s time for you to put your interviewing skills to the test.
This class will take you through seemingly complex financial concepts; breaking them down into simple to understand explanations using storyboards, visuals, and simple calculations. We will cover financial concepts like taxes, opportunity cost, compound interest, and how all of these affect your finances. Towards the end of class, we can dive deeper into specific financial topics students may have questions about.
Preparing for Change
Change can be difficult.
QuickBooks Desktop 2018 Level 2
You'll explore advanced topics in QuickBooks including inventory, payroll, preparing estimates, tracking and billing for time, working with financial statements, creating budgets, correcting, and customizing.
Learn how to market yourself from A to Z to get the job.
Vision Board Workshop: Visualize Your Goals!
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how a vision board can help you achieve your goals. You will create your very own vision board to take home as a tool to visualize your goals every day, until you meet those goals.