Wichita Workforce Center Workshops
Thursdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
This workshop is designed to help customers create a resume that will assist them in presenting their skills/experiences in a professional and eye-catching manner. Customers are to bring a copy of their resume. Topics include:
- Common resume mistakes to avoid
- The importance of using keywords
- Information on how to create cover and thank you letters
CREATING A RESUME
Tuesdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
This workshop is designed primarily for customers with basic computers skills who do not have a resume. Customers may need to return to complete their resume and/or get one-on-one assistance. Topics include:
- What information belongs on a resume
- Examples of different resume styles
- Information on the language and transferrable skills to incorporate on their resume
ONLINE JOB SEARCH
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
This workshop will teach you how to use the Internet as a friendly resource to search for and apply for employment. Topics of discussion will include:
- Understanding job search websites
- Learning the online application process
- Uploading resumes and cover letters
Mondays 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
This workshop prepares you for today’s interview world by teaching every aspect of the employment interview process. Topics Include:
- Understanding the interview process
- How to answer tough interview questions
- Interview preparations & research
OUT OF THE BOX! STRUCTURED JOB & NETWORKING
Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
This workshop discusses techniques for maximizing your job search efforts through organization, planning, and utilizing often overlooked resources. Topics Include:
- Effective use of your job search time
- Organizing your search for maximum impact
- Job search resources
All workshops require pre-registration as seating is limited. Please contact Wichita Workforce Center at (316) 771-6800 or come in to 150 N. Main, 1st floor for information and to sign up for a workshop. All workshops are conducted at 150 N. Main at the Southeast corner of First and Main.